From rigorous claim validation to user-friendly knowledge/information products, our multifaceted work enlightens and enables informed choices. Through our dedicated data journalism and fact-checking teams, we strive to make factual information accessible and understandable. Factly LABS, our technology wing, democratizes data & information access with cutting edge technology & AI-powered products.
Through our data journalism, we aim to bridge the gap between public policy and the people it is meant for. The data stories that the newsroom produces bring important data into the public discourse. This is done by probing the data angle in issues of public importance by analysing credible government data sources like the Census and the Reserve Ba...read more
Our fact-checking vertical scours the internet, particularly social media platforms, for viral posts and claims about topics ranging from politics to religion to the supernatural. The resultant fact-check article delves into the claim, the tools Factly used to fact-check it, and our final verdict on whether the post is true, false, or misleading. T...read more
Harnessing Fact-Check Wisdom
Our data journalism and fact-check efforts find a natural extension in our audio-visual production. The Production team is responsible for all the video and podcast content under the Factly banner. This includes the flagship YouTube series, Decode, which explains policies and procedures related to India; short fact-checking videos in English and Te...read more
At the heart of Factly Labs lies innovation. Utilizing AI and advanced technology, we transform intricate data into simple, understandable formats.
At Factly, we are dedicated to pursuing excellence in Research, Training, and Advocacy to fulfill our mission. Our training initiatives build capacity among media professionals, academics, government officials, and civil society members on critical skills like fact-checking, comprehending and utilizing public data, and more. To date, we have traine...read more