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POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Press Freedom, Financial Times, Victor mallet, Jamal khashoggi

Why the media matters, everywhere

From Jim Acosta to Jamal Khashoggi, the press is under severe threat globally. It must be defended. For your own well-being.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
RSS, Chicago, Media, World hindu congress

How the World Hindu Congress was unfairly covered by the Indian media

The Congress, second in the series after its inaugural in November 2014, attracted over 2,500 delegates and participants from over 60 countries.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Karachi, Media, Pakistan election, Chand Nawab

Why we can't but love Chand Nawab

We all love bloopers as they console us. They tell us 'there, there'!

VOICES

 |  9-minute read
Social networking, Media, Social Media

Does social media really make us bad people?

Even as it brings users together, it divides them.

VARIETY

 |  8-minute read
Media, Tesla, SpaceX, Elon Musk

Pravda? Nay, Elon Musk doesn't care about the truth

For all his accomplishments, the billionaire tech CEO betrays the petulance of a child denied his ice cream.

VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
NBC, Washington Post, Media, Bloomberg

How media covered Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal

The social network has been in the news following an exposé that personal data of close to 50 million of its users was stolen.

SPORTS

 |  Gloves Off  |  5-minute read
Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri, Media, Cricket

Ravi Shastri saying ‘people are happy when we lose’ is in bad taste

Just like captain Virat Kohli and the Indian coach do an honest job, so do the people who write on cricket and other sports.

VOICES

 |  5-minute read
Opposition, Sangh Parivar, Media, Modi

Is Opposition coming into a position to challenge Modi?

The BJP government may be slightly shopworn but is very much in command, and a lot depends on the Opposition.

VARIETY

 |  7-minute read
Media, Bias, Modi government, Doordarshan

I'm surprised Modi, like Indira Gandhi, has ensured Doordarshan remains biased and boring

DD's biggest drawback has been the reluctance of successive governments to give it the independence.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Media, Children, Taimur Ali Khan Pataudi

This article on Taimur Ali Khan will most definitely blow your mind

Life gave the baby lemons, Indian media gave Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor's child limelight.