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Nov 13, 2014
TIME magazine poll asks readers to vote for banning "feminist" as a wordIt's much easier to be a feminist today, but patriarchy isn't a historical relic yet. It persists and the way it moulds our thoughts is insidious.
Sep 19, 2014
Kashmir floods and the national media: A saga of shame and cynicismArray
Aug 19, 2014
Shakti Mills re-visited: Is it wrong to turn a rape survivor into a hashtag?With that attention-grabbing headline, Sonia Khan writes for GRISTmedia what could be the definitive insider account of the intern who was gang-raped inside Shakti Mills. Definitive because the survivor has not written anything and Khan has written it with her permission.
Jul 22, 2014
Cobra Deo ad: When men need women to give them a handAm I shocked? Yes. Am I impressed that this opens up a brand new avenue of sex education and sexual options for the masses and classes alike? Yes. That said, a little more subtlety and originality could have made the ad more impressive.
Apr 11, 2014
Is Economic Times in a turf war with the Times of India?Are we seeing a turf war between editors or senior management at the two titles? The short answer to the question: no.
Dec 06, 2013
Digital journalism: How the internet will save the Indian pressThe Indian media are at a tipping point, hobbled by suspect financing, a history of servility, and a massive loss of public trust. The internet is no silver bullet, but it most certainly represents a lifeline.
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.
Nov 01, 2013
Protesting govt-controlled media, China scribe tries to crowdfund careerFrom his temporary home on a friend's sofa, Yin Yusheng hopes to craft a new kind of journalism in China, where the industry is widely seen as state-controlled and corrupt. He wants to make his readers the boss — and that includes paying his salary.
Oct 23, 2013
Varadarajan rubbishes N Ram's claims of policy violations at The Hindupeaking to Best Media Info, Varadarajan rubbished allegations by Kasturi and Sons Chairman N Ram that there were recurrent violations and defiance of the framework of the institution's longstanding values on the business side, and recurrent violations and defiance of 'Living Our Values' mandatory Code of Editorial Values applicable to The Hindu.
Oct 16, 2013
Advising Rahul Gandhi: The media guide to becoming a youth iconRahul has lost the mantle of youth icon to Narendra Modi. But none of the media pundits' advice is going to help him get it back.