Indian Media

  • Border most common word used in Indian media reports on China 21-08-2013 10:58 PM

    Beijing:Apart from "China" and "India", "border" is the most common word used by Indian media in their reports on China as they stepped up coverage on the country, while the official media in Beijingregistered a steady decline in its reportage on India, according to a survey. The report by the...
  • Ahmedabad, Kishtwar and the Indian media

    Unapologetically Right |  Tuhin A Sinha
    On the morning after Eid a leading national newspaper carried a rather irresponsible and provocative report on its front page. The report alleged racial discrimination...

  • 'Make self-regulation robust to avoid judicial intervention' 26-05-2013 08:10 AM

    Mumbai: Union Minister for Information & Broadcasting Manish Tewari on Saturday was called for a robust self-regulation in media to "keep out judicial intervention". "Content regulation in the media space is not going to come out of political executive, but will come out of the judicial process. Make self-regulation more...
  • Media demonising Muslim community: Justice Markandey Katju 07-04-2013 04:45 PM

    Hyderabad: "Discrimination" against Muslims is giving rise to a feeling of injustice among them, Press Council Chairman Markanedya Katju claimed on Sunday and rebuked the media for what he described as "demonising" Muslim community through "irresponsible" journalism. "Whenever a bomb blast occurs or such incident takes place, within an hour...
  • The Last Word: Indian media's response to soldiers' killing jingoistic? 10-01-2013 10:16 PM

    Two soldiers were killed in the Mendhar sector of Poonch district along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir by Pakistani troopers. The Army confirmed that the body of one of them had been badly mutilated. ...
  • Time flies but India still caught in a TIME warp

    Master and a glass of Margarita |  Tathagata Bhattacharya
    Ever since India started liberalising its economy in 1991, there has been a palpable change in the lives of the 350 million odd upper and...

  • Should Justice Katju apologise to journalists for calling them uneducated?

    Tonight at 10, Sagarika Ghose asks a panel of experts if Justice Katju should apologise to journalists for calling them uneducated. ...
  • Media deliberately dividing people: PCI Chief 30-10-2011 01:08 PM

    New Delhi: Speaking to Karan Thapar, the new Chairman of the Press Council of India Markandey Katju slammed the media saying that he is very disappointed with the way in which the Indian media works. Katju also said that the media is not working for the interest of the people...
  • Fashion icon tag irks Hina Rabbani Khar 29-07-2011 08:10 AM

    Lahore: Pakistan's young Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar might have caught New Delhi's imagination, but her depiction in the Indian media as a 'fashion icon' seemed to have irked her. Pakistan's youngest and first woman foreign minister, who returned to Pakistan on Thursday after a three-day visit to New Delhi,...
  • Is a 'News of The World' type crisis waiting to happen to Indian media?

    Today at 10 pm on Face the Nation, Sagarika Ghose asks a panel of experts if a 'News of The World' type crisis is waiting...
  • Transparency of Indian media under scrutiny 03-05-2011 07:32 PM

    New Delhi: Transparency was the key question that the Indian media faced through 2010, with "paid news" and "cash for coverage" remaining in public focus throughout the year, a report by the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) said on Tuesday on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day. "The media...
  • The Last Word: Media coverage of Egypt crisis 05-02-2011 08:24 AM

    In 'The Last Word', Karan Thapar discusses with a panel of experts Indian media's coverage of Egypt unrest. ...
  • Egypt PM says sorry to media 03-02-2011 10:36 PM

    The media crews reporting from Cairo faced trouble from allegedly pro Mubarak protestors. ...
  • Brit press gets Shilpa's nod, Indian media tight slap 09-01-2008 08:51 PM

    Mohali: The Pakistan team on Tuesday opted to take rest while the Indians had a light net session to prepare for Wednesday's high-octane cricket World Cup semi-final clash. The Pakistanis, who have been training regularly since coming here after beating the West Indies in the quarterfinal, chose to spend the...