Posts Tagged ‘ fake photo ’

The News publishes fake photo

May 2nd, 2012 | By | Category: Jang, The News

The News (Jang Group) today published a story about UK media mogul Rupert Murdoch who has been accused of being part of a cover up in a massive phone hacking scandal. The story is accompanied by a photo of Murdoch, and when we saw it this morning, we could not help but laugh. Here is the […]

Dawn’s $118 mistake

Sep 29th, 2011 | By | Category: Dawn

Dawn suffered a public embarrassment yesterday when it made the mistake of publishing a photo without doing basic background research to verify the authenticity of the picture. The photo, used to accompany an article by Michael Georgy titled, ‘US will suffer if it tries to attack Waziristan, says Haqqani’  included the caption: “THIS picture taken from […]

Jang Group Publishes Fake Photo On Front Page

May 5th, 2011 | By | Category: Jang

The front page of Jang today features a fake death photograph of Osama bin Laden that was photoshopped from the movie “Black Hawk Down”. Here’s the newspaper: Here’s the original source image from the movie “Blackhawk Down”. Now some might ask when seeing the fake photo of bin Laden the first time, why was Osama […]