Daily Archives: 18 March 2021

Page 1 to Page 12: What newspaper coverage of the death by suicide of a sitting BJP MP reveals

As the old saying goes, once is happenstance, twice is coincidence, thrice is enemy action. Or, as we say in journalism, a trend. In the space of just 20 days, two Members of Parliament have been found dead. The first, 7-time MP Mohan Delkar, was found hanging in his hotel room in Bombay in February.…