At Xpert Times Network Private Limited (“Xpert Times”), we uphold the highest standards of journalistic integrity and accuracy. Our Fact-Checking Policy is designed to ensure the veracity and credibility of the information we provide to our readers.
a. Our primary objective is to ensure the accuracy and truthfulness of the information we publish.
2. Fact-Checking Process
a. Verification of Sources: We verify the authenticity of sources and cross-reference the information from multiple credible and reputable sources to ensure its accuracy.
b. Expert Consultation: When necessary, we consult with subject matter experts to validate complex or technical information.
c. Internal Review: Our editorial team rigorously reviews the facts and corroborates information before publishing.
3. Corrections and Clarifications
a. If errors or inaccuracies are identified after publication, we promptly correct them, providing a transparent and clear correction notice.
b. We are committed to correcting any factual errors and ensuring the accurate representation of the information.
4. Handling Misinformation
a. We do not knowingly disseminate false or misleading information. If we inadvertently publish misinformation, we correct or retract the information promptly.
b. In cases where misinformation is discovered, we issue an apology and take corrective action to rectify the error.
5. Editorial Independence
a. Our fact-checking process is independent and free from any external influence, ensuring impartial and unbiased reporting.
6. Sources and References
a. We clearly identify and cite our sources, providing references and links where applicable. We prioritize primary and credible sources for fact verification.
7. Feedback and Reporting
a. We encourage our readers to report any potential inaccuracies they encounter in our content. Feedback from our audience is invaluable in maintaining the highest standards of accuracy and credibility.
b. Readers can report inaccuracies by contacting us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
8. Compliance with Laws and Ethics
a. We adhere to all relevant laws and regulations concerning the dissemination of accurate information.
b. We follow the guidelines and principles set forth by the Press Council of India and other relevant regulatory bodies.
9. Continuous Improvement
a. We continuously review and improve our fact-checking processes and policies to adapt to evolving standards and technological advancements.
a. We maintain transparency in our fact-checking operations, providing insights into our methodologies and corrections to uphold our readers’ trust.
The Xpert Times Editorial Team