/ Category / Media

Why Propaganda passes as News in (Indian) Media | Pushkar Raj

November 20, 2017 - 6:55 pm in Reforms

It is a common refrain in the country that news has declined in content and quality. Social media is full of debate on the issue since innovations like the paid news and scandals like Radia tape. A common thread of concern is that the media is scandalizing,…

Murder of Gauri Lankesh : An attack on Media or ideology?

September 7, 2017 - 7:38 pm in Governance

The Press Club of India did not have space to even stand yesterday. The outpouring of grief and anger in the street as well as on the social media on…

“Free Media” in India – A Myth

June 11, 2017 - 6:59 pm in Governance, Rights, Society

Press Club of India is normally an empty space unless a few of those, who don’t have enough resources to pay at the India International Center or India…

Corporate media distorting electoral picture in Uttar Pradesh

March 5, 2017 - 2:14 pm in Elections

The entire union cabinet is now camping in Varanasi. Modi ji has already done a road show and reports are coming in that he will embark on another road show soon. The UP voters have given our big guns a run for their money. It is not only the cabinet, friends…

Will Indian Media speak up now!

February 15, 2016 - 10:49 pm in Society

What happened today at the Patiala House court where Kanhaiya Kumar was being produced is unprecedented. The lawyers who are supposed to uphold the constitutional values and people have right to defend them in the court, manhandled not just students of JNU…

Media ignores ethics for business

August 14, 2015 - 6:54 pm in Politics

It is well known by now that our media have become a business for profit without any regard for any cause other than their owner's interest. Still, one expects them to do business with a good taste and intelligence. Unfortunarely, they are doing the very opposite,…