आचार संहिता के नाम पर चुनावी परचों पर सेंसर, ‘भाजपा हराओ’ लिखना मना!

Kailash Pandey, Nainital’s CPI (M-L) candidate for the Lok Sabha polls has complained to the Chief Electoral Officer that the nodal officer of the Model Code Monitoring Committee (MCMC) has disallowed pamphlets criticising Prime Minister Narendra Modi.The latter actually says the pamphlets must not have words like ‘Modi […]

What ails IANS?

A once-professionally managed journalists’ agency is slowly but surely being nailed to the ground. Read this account from Hardev Sanotra: In many ways, the agency is now being used regularly to further the narrow agenda of an industrialist and there is no one to draw any lines. If […]

So much for freedom of the press!

Yesterday, Punya Prasoon Bajpai hosted a show  on Surya Samachar : “जानिए देश के असल चौकीदार का हाल II JAI HIND II” You can view the show here It was about the ‘real’ chowkidars, the security guards employed in countless housing complexes, buildings, private and public establishments. There […]