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Sandip Roy

Dec 4, 2014

Raining on Modi’s PR show: What’s ‘unacceptable’ about Sadhvi’s remark

What is PM Modi really upset by? What his minister Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti said? Or its PR fallout? #Giriraj Singh #Narendra Modi #Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti

Nov 28, 2014

India’s visa on arrival a giant leap: Will journalists, Pakistan-born find it easier to visit now?

Getting an Indian visa has been a recipe for headaches. The online form and visa on arrival is going to be a huge boon. The time is right to now tackle some other archaic cast-in-stone rules that run counter to our image as an open democracy. #Bangaldesh #India tourism #journalists #online visa #Visa on arrival

Nov 28, 2014

Maa Saraswati in Bastar missionary schools: VHP plays the big bully

VHP responding to misdeeds of some missionaries by trying to introduce Hindu symbols into a missionary school is a way of flexing muscle. #Bastar #Chhattisgarh #Christianity #goddess #Graham Staines #InMyOpinion #Maa Saraswari #missionary schools #Saraswati #VHP #Vishwa Hindu Parishad

Nov 27, 2014

Coverage of PM Modi at SAARC shows all that’s wrong with TV news

With PM Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif sharing the same platform at SAARC, the stage was set for some high-octane drama. #Kathmandu #Mahinda Rajapaksa #Narendra Modi #Nawaz Sharif #Nepal #NewsTracker #SAARC #Saarc Summit #South Asia #Sri Lanka

Nov 26, 2014

Inconveniently yours: Why PM Modi can’t ignore Jashodaben anymore

Narendra Modi does not have to move Jashodaben Modi into 7 Race Course Road or take her on foreign trips. Everyone understands this marriage exists only on paper. But as long as it exists on paper, it forces him to at least respond to her questions. #Jashodaben #Jashodaben files RTI #Jashodaben Modi #Jashodaben security arrangements #Narendra Modi #PM Modi #PM Modi's wife

Nov 19, 2014

World toilet day: Will Modi’s ‘swacch bharat’ really spell acche din for Indian hygiene?

November 19 is World Toilet Day. But in India it's always been Indira Gandhi's birthday. But now toilets are once again the focus but is there a hidden cost to the grand Swachh Bharat campaign? #Clean India #Hygiene #India #Narendra Modi #OnOurMind #PM Modi #Swacch Bharat campaign #Swachh Bharat #Toilet #Vidya Balan #World Toilet Day

Nov 19, 2014

Canceled flight, interview tantrums, whining to Jaitley: Mamata’s Delhi jaunt reveals her lost status

Mamata Banerjee usually arrives in Delhi as SuperMamata out to shake the pillars of power. But this time her itinerary is clear proof of how the might have shrunk. #Amit Shah #BJP #Centre #ConnectTheDots #Delhi #IndiGo #Mamata #Mamata Banerjee #Rajdeep Sardesai #TMC #Trinamool #Trinamool Congress

Nov 18, 2014

So who’s the most powerful Indian of them all? Answer: The usual suspects

In a year that saw seismic shifts in India's political structures, the Power List of the 50 most powerful Indians of 2014, seems largely unruffled. The five most powerful Indians are still five industrialists. #CultureDecoder #Gautam Adani #Mukesh Ambani #Narendra Modi