Tag Archives: Jantar Mantar

Our media only bothers about elite, middle-class

SHAH ALAM KHAN writes from New Delhi: In April this year the media went into a loud and vulgar rapture as Anna Hazare continued his four-day fast against corruption at Jantar Mantar in the capital. Hyperventilating TV newscasters repeatedly declared that the issue of corruption has “touched a cord” with the middle class. The circus…

Anti-corruption campaigner’s error of judgement

An item in Raisina Tattle, the gossip colum in the Delhi tabloid, Mail Today. Image: courtesy Mail Today Also read: Bangalore journos named in site allotment scam Only in India: 90% off for journalists! Cash transfer scheme is already here for journalists Media houses are sitting on plots leased at one rupee!