Media

Various aspects of media and their influence on society, politics and happenings in general. Journalism is a long term muse for me – whether it be TV, print or blogs. What constitutes journalism, and what goes beyond into the realms of activism or propaganda?

Percentage of time devoted to rural news on TV
Media
Politics & Political Commentary

Interview with Dr. Gaurav Chhabra

I got the opportunity to interview the filmmaker of the indie film InkLab that was released online yesterday Watch Film>> The filmmaker Dr. Gaurav Chhabra happens to be a good friend and a person I admire, so this was a great time to do an interview. I am inexperienced with doing interviews, so …. this […]

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Percentage of time devoted to rural news on TV
Media

InkLab – When Megabyte is the new dynamite!

  In the digital age where Megabyte is the new dynamite and power of ideas and connectivity cannot be ignored, this is an experiment in the Lab of thoughts – Ink lab. Set in the sociopolitical scenario when India is fighting against corruption and a successful mass movement has already build up all across the […]

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Cordon at Taj Mahal hotel during Mumbai 26/11 Attack
Media
Politics & Political Commentary

Indian Media!!! I can’t believe this!!!

Awesome, Isn’t it? How much of a fool can the media make of themselves? The whole Mumbai nightmare has been faithfully punctuated by bad reporting by the media. One terrorist killed at Taj. Seven. uh, it was two. Two! Which two? I thought four…. but that wasn’t at Taj! That was at Oberoi……… If you […]

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