Posts by Deepanjana:

Hindus for Donald Trump

May 12, 2016   in Criticles |19 comments

It’s not a joke. There was indeed a puja for Trump. But is there more to this than meets the eye?


Pooja Tiwari didn’t just fall, she was pulled down

May 3, 2016   in Criticles |7 comments

This journalist's suicide shows how difficult it is to get support from Indian media organisations, both in life and death


CNN IBN is now CNN News 18

April 19, 2016   in Criticles |2 comments

The channel has a new name and an ad that explains what journalism is to the viewer


Who chopped Masaan up for Hotstar?

April 9, 2016   in Articles |no comments

The indie film being savagely edited for Hotstar has led to an online blame game between Masaan's creative team and its producers


Kid reporter beats local newspaper at scooping news

April 8, 2016   in Articles |no comments

Hilde Lysiak is a crime reporter, has been profiled in Columbia Journalism Review, and she's 9


Dear Anupam Kher, don’t diss intellectuals while trying to be one

March 8, 2016   in Articles |26 comments

The BJP’s cheerleading brigade’s problem is that it just isn’t imaginative enough to understand what it takes to be an intellectual


Kanhaiya Kumar may be out on bail, but he’s definitely not free

March 3, 2016   in Criticles |13 comments

Court lets Kanhaiya Kumar out on interim bail, puts JNU on trial, and threatens amputation


Ad And Subtract

July 16, 2012   in Washboard |one comment

Ogilvy was wrong. The consumer is a moron. The latest ads released by media houses definitely think so.


Desi Beats The Videshi Heart

May 31, 2012   in Critique |8 comments

India a.k.a. Bollywood provides a dash of brown for everyone from Lagerfeld to Leno to TIME. India shining! Really?


I Am A Journalist, Full Stop

April 28, 2012   in Critique |one comment

Chronicling the journey of remarkable women in Indian journalism. No boring stories, some boring story-telling.