All posts tagged media

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Jesters: Of Jon Stewart and Birbal
August 14, 2015, Comments Off

Jon Stewart’s retirement last week restarted discussion surrounding the United States’ dependence on satirical news ...

Anil Kapoor and the Changing Face of India
April 27, 2012, 3 Comments

India is changing. The rich are getting richer, the poor poorer, mills are becoming malls, Delhi auto drivers are using ...

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Loving Falak to Death
February 15, 2012, 11 Comments

Why it is unacceptable to have pictures of a battered 'celebrity' baby flashed in daily news coverage

Mind your Word, Sir
December 6, 2011, 1 Comment

What did you mean? A look at jargon- and interpretations of jargon- in Durban's ongoing Climate Change Summit, which hav ...

A Second-hand Show
June 29, 2011, 2 Comments

Musings on Manmohan's Singh curious press conference

Indian Science in the Media
April 19, 2011, 42 Comments

Just a few days ago I finished a book that was supposed to show ‘how Indian science is taking over the world’ ...

On Wikileaks
March 18, 2011, 7 Comments

Why Wikileaks must not be treated as a credible source of information

“Abu Salem can Face Death Penalty”. Really?
September 21, 2010, 2 Comments

In keeping with the previous post by Eesvan, the media's version of the decision of the Supreme Court in Abu Salem's cas ...