Recent

Posts by Aastha Manocha:

The Media’s Do Bigha Zameen

May 14, 2013   in |13 comments

Who's afraid of the press? Not HUDA and Gurgaon's property giants. As an elite media housing colony discovered.


Trawling Twitter For Trolls

April 26, 2013   in |22 comments

We chat with some infamous trolls to figure why they troll - religious beliefs, intolerance or just bad manners?


Munnabhai Goes To Jail

April 17, 2013   in |4 comments

A chronology of Sanjay Dutt’s misdemeanours, conviction and not-so-imminent incarceration.


Al Jazeera’s Listening Post

April 15, 2013   in |one comment

What does American media look like in Al Jazeera’s eyes? Not good, not good at all.


Journos & Press Conferences

April 15, 2013   in |one comment

We report on reporters reporting at press conferences. Get it?


1984 Riots & Jagdish Tytler

April 12, 2013   in |7 comments

The chronology of the riots, Tytler’s alleged role and the subsequent investigations.


All Fool’s Day

April 1, 2013   in Critique |one comment

The best and worst of today’s media April Fool gags.


Beyond the First World

March 6, 2013   in Critique |no comments

CNN’s programming on Africa is engaging & revelatory. Maybe Indian news channels can follow suit.


Back to the future with DD

February 26, 2013   in Critique |3 comments

No more ladies in elegant saris and mundane studio backgrounds. Is Doordarshan's revamp worth a dekko?


BBC Says It As It Is

February 19, 2013   in Critique |3 comments

The Beeb plagued by crises, doesn’t shy away from reporting on its internal mess. Again!


Page 1 of 512345
Menu