TV anchors with diametrically opposite convictions rode high, and Sushma Swaraj’s Twitter activism went global. But regional media barons ran afoul of parties in power, and a jailed reporter spent yet another year deprived of freedom.
The Noise is about to subside. Temporarily, we are told. The competition cannot believe its ears.
How on earth did so many media outlets propagate a totally baseless story about a young woman killed in a seafront accident?
And news websites are the largest source of news for youth followed closely by newspapers and newsapps.
The new government in Kashmir has begun badly where press freedom and free speech are concerned.
All over India, journalists at the district level are vulnerable but things are worst in Chhattisgarh, Uttar Pradesh and Tamil Nadu.
Enfants terrible grow old, a lurch to the Right, family coups and the rise of Arnab the Terrible.
“Would the Assam Rifles dare extend the same order to ‘national’ media houses?”
The Assam Rifles warns editors in Nagaland that they will be breaking the law if they do so.
DOCUMENTATION---On October 14 and 30, two judges in Goa have given separate judgements in complaints filed by 3 journalists.