Factly Epaper, News, Factly English Newspaper | Dailyhunt
English News >> Factly

Factly News

  • India

    Fact Check: How true are BJP's claims about biggest single day gains in Sensex and Nifty. 

    Recently, BJP through its twitter handle has claimed that Sensex and Nifty had their biggest single day gains on 20 September 2019. Here is a fact check of the claim. The official Twitter handle of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on 20th September 2019, Sensex and Nifty posts biggest single day gains in the last 10 years. #NewIndiaInMaking...

  • India

    No, this video doesn't show the US army band playing the Indian National anthem in preparation for Modi's 'Howdy, Modi!' event at Houston

    A video is being shared on social media with the claim that the American Army band is playing Indian National Anthem in preparation for Modi's 'Howdy, Modi!' event in Houston. Let's try to analyze the claim made in the post. The archived version of the post can be found here. Claim:...

    • 2 months ago
  • India

    Fact Check: How true are Government claims about FDI flows?

    Recently, the government claimed that India received the highest ever FDI worth $64.37 billion in 2018-19. Here is a fact check of the claim. The official Twitter handle of Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) had on 31 July 2019, Path-breaking reforms by Modi government bring record FDI worth $ 64.37 billion in FY 19, the highest-ever FDI. pic.twitter.com/uC8P1m8ZRt— BJP (@BJP4India)...

    • 2 months ago
  • India

    Explainer: What is the COTPA act?

    Starting 01 September 2019, a new warning message will be displayed on tobacco products like cigarette packets. But what about the law that governs the rules about warnings, advertisement of tobacco products? Here is an explainer of the COTPA act. The World Health Organisation (WHO) passed resolutions in 1986 & 1990, urging the member states to take action for ensuring that non-smokers are protected...

    • 2 months ago
  • India

    Part-1: Analysis of the North-South divide of the Population growth rate

    Ever since the Prime Minister mentioned population growth and the need to be concerned about population explosion, in his Independence day speech, opinions are divided on the issue. In a two-part series, we look at the numbers from Census 2011 to understand the issue in greater detail. In his Independence Day speech this year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the...

  • India

    How well do you know our Flag Code?

    The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) regularly issues an advisory to all the State/UT governments to give wide publicity to the rules governing the display of the National Flag to increase awareness of the Flag Code of India. How well do you know our Flag Code? The Flag Code of India, 2002 is a compilation of all the laws, conventions, practices, instructions & guidelines that govern the display of the...

    • 3 months ago
  • India

    Not all the claims explaining 'Article 370' are true

    After the Home Minister's announcement in the Rajya Sabha that the government plans to scrap the provisions for special status to Jammu & Kashmir under Article 370, the internet is flooded with posts explaining the special powers enjoyed by the state of Jammu and Kashmir, previously under the Article 370. Let us take these claims and try to check how many of these are true. The...

  • India

    Between 2001 & 2015, an average of 7 people died per day in Collapse of Structures including Buildings

    About 10 people lost their lives when a building collapsed in Mumbai on 16 July 2019. This is close on the heels of another accident in Pune when a wall collapsed claiming more than 10 lives. But this is not an isolated incident. Data collated by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) indicates that 38363 people lost their lives due to the...

  • India

    India was party to a case at the ICJ on 6 occasions, four of them against Pakistan

    The International Court of Justice (ICJ) is slated to deliver its judgment in the 'Kulbhushan Sudhir Jadhav' case on 17 July 2019. Both India & Pakistan made their final submissions to the the court. Pakistan requested the court to declare India's claim inadmissible or to dismiss India's claim in its entirety. On the other hand, India has...

  • India

    Less than 1% NRIs registered as Voters. More than 90% of the registered from Kerala

    The Representation of People Act, 1950 (RP Act) was amended in the year 2010 that made special provisions for Indian Citizens living abroad to get enrolled as a voter. Of the more than 1.31 crore NRIs who are eligible, less than 1% (only 71735) have registered as voters as per the latest electoral roll published by the ECI in early 2019. The Representation of...

Loading...

Top