BY SEEMA SIROHI| IN MEDIA BUSINESS |11/02/2016
Even Arianna Huffington has failed to figure out the future of video news.
The Star News and IBN7 cases show how the courts are failing to hold the media to account.
IN MEDIA PRACTICE |06/02/2016
The coverage of such crises have always thrown up the responsibility aspect of our media. In its quest for prime time justice it seems oblivious to the damage it does,
BY DEAN BAKER| IN OPINION |08/02/2016
The 'New Yorker' is clearly in this attack mode. It ran a piece by Alexandra Schwartz asking, “Should Millennials Get Over Bernie Sanders?” You can guess the answer.
BY AMITABH SRIVASTAVA| IN MEDIA PRACTICE |11/02/2016
Dancing a jig on TV, firing in the air, disco-dancing –politicians seem to have become bolder and more open.
BY SANJAY AUSTA| IN MEDIA PRACTICE |10/02/2016
Hacks use sex to tarnish and malign the accused. The coverage of the Arzoo murder is a case in point,
BY GEETA SESHU| IN MEDIA PRACTICE |08/02/2016
The media hypes up racism, but who will call out the racism that Deccan Chronicle and others displayed,
BY SAI VINOD| IN SPECIAL REPORTS |04/02/2016
Sardar Patel is energetically memorialized by this government, Ambedkar embraced, and Nehru snubbed,
IN MEDIA FREEDOM |05/02/2016
The outlook for 2016 is even worse. The draft Cyber Security Law proposes to make it an offence to use encryption programs or publish anonymously.
BY AMRIT DHILLON| IN MEDIA PRACTICE |02/02/2016
The YouTube channel, Dalit Camera Ambedkar, captures events and emotions the mainstream media has no time for.
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