Articles by Paranjoy Guha Thakurta
Dec 05, 2013
Why paid news is a threat to Indian democracyThe paid news problem as an organized phenomenon appears rather intractable, involving as it does, lawmakers and politicians cutting across party lines and representatives of sections of the corporate media who coexist symbiotically.
Sep 30, 2013
Lalu Yadav: A rustic buffoon who understood coalition politicsToday Lalu Prasad Yadav faces the biggest challenge in his political career. Will he still remain relevant in Bihar politics? Or have the sins of the past finally caught up with him?
Apr 25, 2013
Saradha scam: TMC can't pass the buck to the LeftArray
Mar 07, 2013
Gehlot's case exposes the sheer brazenness of corruption in IndiaArray
Feb 12, 2013
Give chance to a new prosecutor to open the 2G case afreshArray
Dec 02, 2011
SEZ rules tweaked to allow real estate stakes for foreignersThe government recently changed Special Economic Zone rules to allow foreigners to buy stakes in these zones. They look suspiciously like real estate deals.
Jul 22, 2011
Yeddy, steady, go: The race for next Karnataka CM beginsThe Lokayukta's report on illegal mining in Bellary is likely to seal the fate of BS Yeddyurappa. Covert moves have begun to find a successor.
Jul 20, 2011
Gorkhaland struggle may not end with Mamata's dealGranting more autonomy to the GTA (not to forget the Rs 200 crore annual grant from New Delhi for the next three years) may not easily bring political tranquillity to Darjeeling.