How a newspaper’s prank exposed websites

Mrinal Pande, the chairperson of the Prasar Bharati Corporation and former editor of the Hindi daily, Hindustan, throws light on an April 1 prank by a Hindi newspaper (click on the image for a larger frame).

Newspaper facsimile: courtesy The Indian Express

Also read: How a giant pig fooled American media

The classic April fool prank played by The Guardian

1 Comment

  1. V.V.

    Even for a quibble this is a minor one:
    Pulitzer purchased New York World in 1883. And New York World published the first crossword in 1913. Neither of them happened “150 years” back.

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