A new court order in a defamation case finally tilts the balance slightly in favour of journalists and bloggers and against powerful corporations.
Complex factors affect India and China’s negative media coverage about each other, even as India ranks low in the news priorities of Chinese media.
By and large, coverage of the Sheena Bora murder has excluded a 2013 official report suspecting fraud in Reliance’s links with the Mukerjea-owned INX/NewsX group.
The programme now known as Free Basics violates Net Neutrality and establishes Facebook as a global gatekeeper for internet connectivity.
Half the country’s CMs have no truck with websites, blogs or Twitter.
“Tragic incidents give us a chance to look at our system - the different departments, how we deal with crisis.”
At the stroke of midnight on Oct 3, 2015 all writers from the Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bhojpuri and other film industries will go on an indefinite strike.
“The calls have stopped certainly, but the bravado with which he could threaten us despite being under arrest and being in a police station, makes us wonder what backlash we might face.”
Wardrobe malfunction and below the belt stories (literally) about women and their clothing are not new, but this particular story triggered a chain reaction from within the media itself.
The intimidatory tactics used by right wing Hindu nationalist groups against journalists, writers and rationalists are on the rise.