Daily Archives: 17 July 2008

‘At least tabloids connect with our little lives’

Dipankar Gupta, professor in sociology at Jawaharlal Nehru University, in Mail Today: “I would rather go for low-brow tabloids any day. At least they address matters that concern us and connect with our little lives…. “The popular press and the media, in general, are blamed for wallowing in sensationalism and pandering to gross readership and…

It ain’t so cute when hunters are hunted, is it?

“This is Sunidhi reporting! It’s Dr Prannoy Roy. He just got down from his Merc close to Khan Market. I can’t believe my luck. The aging ‘Father of Indian television’ is still so handsome! He has started walking towards Khan Market. Prannoy’s car is driving past the market. Wait! What do I see? A sweet little…