“Mainstream Media is coming back into its own in the age of #Coronavirus. What people everywhere want is reliable information and they are turning to the trusted providers”


#Coronavirus has changed the media landscape across countries and continents like nothing else before.

In this podcast interview, Dr Andrew Whitehead, the former BBC broadcaster and historian, talks of the damage it has wrought in Britain—and what it holds for journalists worldwide.

As job losses and salary cuts loom, he has a word of advice for Indian journalists.


  1. M.R. Dua

    forget reliability! watch ndtv. as proof.

  2. Rajeev

    Well, what would we do without social media? Social media is mainstream media today. The so called mainstream media or legacy media has turned out to be the most unreliable mode of getting news and opinion, given the inherent biases carried by each channel or newspaper or publication. Long live democratized media aka social media

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