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Biased Journalism

To slightly paraphrase the Washington Post, “Democracy Dies in Darkness, Dumbness and Journalistic Fraud!” – the Rana Ayyub allegations

It is time the media connect the dots, inwardly assess itself, and get quality journalism back to where it belongs! Let’s Make it Happen!

The bias of commercial surrogacy must be smashed

The shockingly low USD 27,000, Rs 20 lakh in Indian currency, was offered to a commercial surrogate Mimi, in the film, by a foreign childless couple, a steal in comparison to what they would have to pay for the same in the US, was played out as a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for the aspiring actress. Sadly, the perception sticks with the viewers even despite India having initiated a legislation to ban commercial surrogacy. Little wonder then that, over the last decade, the Who’s Who of the Hindi Film Industry – fully aware of a strict legislation on surrogacy on its way in India - rushed to get themselves children born through surrogacy before the Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill comes into effect. Almost all of them may not qualify for surrogacy, should they apply for the same, under the new law.

Is India Today becoming openly partisan?Their Bengal election analysis seems so

Written by Romita Dutta, Associate Editor, her article on the Bengal election results, look far from seeming like an insightful analysis of the elections, the piece reads like a rabid anti-BJP activist’s polemical rant

स्वच्छ, स्वस्थ व सकारात्मक नागरिक पत्रकारिता: इस समय की बड़ी आवश्यकता

नागरिक पत्रकारिता लोकतांत्रिक अभिव्यक्ति का वह मंच है जिसके माध्यम से पत्रकारिता के विभिन्न मूल्यों को दृष्टिगत रखते हुए उपलब्ध संसाधनों का प्रयोग करके किसी भी विषय को अधिकाधिक लोगों तक पहुंचाया जाता है।

Media bias & fake news in India: The origins

The world has seen violence induced due to mindless media reports and so has India.

अदना सा पत्रकार: हें हें हें

शाम आठ बजे और कुछ टीआरपी जैसे समाजवादी कारणों से अब नौ बजे, प्राइमटाइम में अधोमुखी मेरूरज्जु से निहुरा हुआ एक अदना सा पत्रकार...

Why Ravish Kumar is more dangerous than other contemporary news anchors

Anchors like Ravish Kumar who declare themselves neutral and inert to any political influence are the most dangerous ones because they can camouflage their political narratives as news by decorating it with false but sensational information, relatable characters and conventional ‘Governments don’t care about poor’ sentiments.

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