Karnataka Times maintains karnatakatimes.com, (hereinafter “website”) Karnataka Times is one of the news websites registered under Karnataka Times. Hereafter, Karnataka Times is referred to as Karnataka Times. to enhance public access to general information, news, and current affairs. This service is provided on an “As Is” basis and is continually under development.
Karnataka Times believes in transparency and honesty. Therefore, Karnataka Times will correct mistakes promptly. Fullness and freshness of information represent two inescapable values in the online journalism world, and Karnataka Times believes that accuracy is equally essential; we ensure expediency in making corrections when needed.
Karnataka Times is dedicated to informing its readers when it has made a mistake (however big or small), conveying the error’s severity, and providing the correct information as soon as the mistake is brought to attention.
When an error is detected within an article, Karnataka Times immediately works to find the correct information and clearly display the corrections wherever possible within the article. The corrections will include:
- The correct information.
- What was originally published was incorrect.
- The date (and time, if available) when the change took place.
- The process to report errors from within articles is made easy to understand, by providing an email address and form to contact us at the beginning of each article.
Whenever errors cannot be amended within the body of an article’s content, corrections are displayed clearly in the last paragraph of the news content. Rather than remove completely the content containing a mistake, we provide clarification and admittance of our mistakes to preserve transparency.
To err is human. Karnataka Times believes in prompt acknowledgement and correction of errors. All articles in which corrections are made are clearly marked with the words ‘Update’ in bold letters at the foot of the articles. Karnataka Times encourages readers to submit potential corrections through the Contact Page on the website.