As it is, things were bad for the news media, especially print media. The outbreak of COVID has exacerbated the situation and provided the perfect cover for managers to guillotine publications.
From the United States, grim news of the end of ‘India Abroad‘, the voice of ethnic Indians, in the 50th year of its founding.
Founded by the Bangalorean Gopal Raju in 1970, it became part of rediff.com’s bouquet as it listed on NASDAQ. It changed hands again four years ago.