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Why ‘Rajasthan Patrika’ decided to boycott all news of Vasundhara Raje

Barring honourable exceptions like The Telegraph, Calcutta, mainstream English media has happily abdicated its principal duty in a democracy: to stand up and speak truth to power; to reveal the worts; to expose the hypocrises; to oppose the brutalities. To paraphrase¬†L.K. Advani‘s oft-quoted comment from the Emergency era: “When asked to bend, the media crawled…