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After Centre seeks 'factual correction' in SC's Rafale verdict, The Telegraph runs 'handwritten' headline resembling scratched out note
India

After Centre seeks 'factual correction' in SC's Rafale verdict, The Telegraph runs 'handwritten' headline resembling scratched out note

Playing on the BJP-led government deeming the recent Supreme Court verdict on the Rafale deal a "clean chit.", The Telegraph on Sunday sported a banner headline resembling a scratched out handwritten note.

#MeToo and MJ Akbar: Journalism failed its young women, we can't expect politics to own up and wash our guilt
India

#MeToo and MJ Akbar: Journalism failed its young women, we can't expect politics to own up and wash our guilt

Akbar had a free pass and it was a failing not just of the senior editors in the papers that Akbar owned or edited, but of the entire profession. We all knew of the stories around Akbar but never ventured to blow the lid, satisfying ourselves with the juicy gossip.

Surrey planning to redevelop The Oval to increase its capacity
First Cricket News

Surrey planning to redevelop The Oval to increase its capacity

The Oval currently has a capacity of 25,000 but Surrey plans to rebuild Bedser Stand and Laker-Lock Stand after the 2019 World Cup

Sasikala convicted: Here's a look at how newspapers covered the Supreme Court verdict
India

Sasikala convicted: Here's a look at how newspapers covered the Supreme Court verdict

News outlets lapped up the news of the Supreme Court convicting AIADMK general secretary VK Sasikala in the disproportionate assets case on Tuesday, giving it the coverage it deserved

Torrential rains flood Siliguri, disrupt life; over 4,000 people affected
India

Torrential rains flood Siliguri, disrupt life; over 4,000 people affected

Torrential rains on Sunday causes water logging in many parts of Siliguri in West Bengal, causing a lot of distress to the locals.

Aveek Sarkar's rule over Bengal's mindscape lasted nearly as long as Left Front's
India

Aveek Sarkar's rule over Bengal's mindscape lasted nearly as long as Left Front's

There was friction also over modification of the Land Ceiling Act in Bengal which Aveek Sarkar apparently demanded but was met with only a cold response from the Chief Minister. Quite possibly it would have been political suicide for Mamata Banerjee who rode to power in 2011 riding an emotive appeal against forced acquisition of land from farmers.

Will Aveek Sarkar's exit from ABP assuage Mamata Banerjee?
India

Will Aveek Sarkar's exit from ABP assuage Mamata Banerjee?

Whether this ultimate sacrifice by Aveek Sarkar will be enough to assuage the chief minister remains to be seen. You can’t mess with Didi and escape unscathed.

Aveek Sarkar quits as editor-in-chief of Ananda Bazaar Patrika, The Telegraph
India

Aveek Sarkar quits as editor-in-chief of Ananda Bazaar Patrika, The Telegraph

Aveek Sarkar on Wednesday resigned as the editor-in-chief of Ananda Bazaar Patrika (ABP) and The Telegraph

Aunty National: The Telegraph has denigrated women, and itself, by carrying such a misogynist headline
India

Aunty National: The Telegraph has denigrated women, and itself, by carrying such a misogynist headline

The Telegraph’s move to refer Union HRD minister Smriti Irani as “aunty” in its frontpage banner headline ‘Aunty National’ on Thursday is a sad commentary on the state of our journalism where misogyny masquerades as critique and low-level sexist attack qualifies as anti-establishment bravado

Stupid and Irresponsible: The Telegraph's 'checklist' to detect a 'gay husband' is idiotic
Life

Stupid and Irresponsible: The Telegraph's 'checklist' to detect a 'gay husband' is idiotic

Though the paper credits the very intelligent suggestions to 'Straight Spouse Network', they pointers must have resonated with them enough for them to have published it.

Awe, fear, excitement: How world reacted to Modi's triumph
Politics

Awe, fear, excitement: How world reacted to Modi's triumph

Modi's triumph has been greeted with a mixture of awe, fear and excitement in the foreign media. It was the top story on many websites — highlighting just how big the elections were. They weren't exactly sure of what the future holds for India — or conversely, what India's future means for them.

Bengali actor Dev's 'enjoy rape' remark: The media's equally to blame
Campaign Diary

Bengali actor Dev's 'enjoy rape' remark: The media's equally to blame

Could that group afford to censure the actor for the comment he made and evidently didn't bother to apologise later? Yes. Did it do so? No. Rather, it went ahead and devoted two pages to the interview with a huge picture of the actor when they could have chosen to not publish the interview in protest. That would send out a message.

Missing Malaysia jet: The curious disappearance of the name 'Boeing' from news
World

Missing Malaysia jet: The curious disappearance of the name 'Boeing' from news

What strikes one as odd is how ‘Boeing’ is so conspicuously low-key in this entire incident.

Anandabazar Patrika eyeing stake in STAR's JV: report
Business

Anandabazar Patrika eyeing stake in STAR's JV: report

Media group Anandabazar Patrika aims to buy out STAR Group's 26 percent stake in their Indian television joint venture, the Business Standard reported on Monday.

Next, we'll tell you what to buy and read: Mamata
Politics

Next, we'll tell you what to buy and read: Mamata

Mamata Banerjee has raised the stake in her fight with newspapers. She says it's all a big conspiracy. But now there's a PIL against the government's order that tells libraries what they can subscribe to.