Category Archives: media
You know, recently a journalist was murdered in Sri Lanka. And he knew he would be killed.
An Indian journalist recently refused to accept the government’s civilian award
Another Indian journalist cannot however take the criticism of a blogger and has probably sent him a legal notice forcing him to take off the post from his blog. Blogbharti link here
Er, puts a totally different spin on “We, the people”, doesn’t it?
K at “Don’t trust the Indian Media!” posts an email apparently from the Outlook Money editor Monika Halan that lets the cat out of the bag about business awards. It states:
The OLM Awards are being used to fulfil the advertising goals of
the Group. In fact, we were all part of the meeting where we were told
that the award should have gone to LIC despite it not making the cut
since it is a large company with many readers as policyholders. In a
subsequent mail from the President, I was told that the concern is
that LIC has withdrawn all ads to the Outlook Group. I see it as a
clear conflict of interest between ad and edit, especially since edit
has sincerely worked on the awards in an attempt to make them the most
unbiased awards in the country — and for which we involved eminent
market professionals like Dr R.H. Patil of CCIL and Ravi Narian of