The fourth pillar, our communicators- Media, please don’t promote facts sacrificing the truth, don’t furnish wars to fit your pictures.
Recently we have found how well-dressed women polling officers in different cities got ample attention from the media. The hype created by the coverage made them reasonably overnight celebrity suddenly.
Aatish Taseer could perhaps have added any one of the following subtitles to his article’s header: India’s Divider in Chief – Between Corrupt and Non-corrupt, Between Performing and Non-performing, or even Between Kaamdars and Naamdars.
News portals have invaded the news space to the point that print is now threatened. How news portals have outdone the conventional information source is subject to investigation.
Saudi Arabia has been in the center of news for its execution of 37 people in recent days. As many as 33 people were reported to be followers of the Shiite sect.
Objective journalism is dying in this country, and crying hoarse that “print is proof” is doing no good. For it is the media that created the Frankenstein called social media, and now crying victim is futile!
Most of the mainstream media in Tamil Nadu pledge their allegiance to leftist Dravidian ideology. While each political party in Tamil Nadu may have a different founder, their ideology remains the same – anti-Brahmanism, Dalit activism, caste abolition, self-respect, rationalism, etc.