Rajat Sharma

Hafiz Saeed, Ved Pratap Vaidik, Baba Ramdev, Narendra Modi connection
National

Baba Ramdev aide Ved Pratap Vaidik meets Hafiz Muhammed Saeed in Pakistan

Let us begin with the video of the king of “carefully presented BJP interviews”, Rajat Sharma interviewing Baba Ramdev aide Ved Pratap Vaidik. Even as respected journalists flee a sinking media, the entire media seems to have let this pass unquestioned. Ved Pratap Vaidik has no authority to engage in dialogue with anyone. This cannot […]

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Percentage of time devoted to rural news on TV
Hindutva
Media
National
Radicalization

Counter lies with Truth

This old piece remains among the best on the organized right wing takeover of Indian media. *** What have been the inroads made by the RSS into the media over the years? It is not just the RSS, but the entire Sangh Parivar. That includes frontal organizations like the Swadeshi Jagran Manch and also the […]

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Qamar Waheed Naqvi
Media

Senior Journalist, Editorial Director at India TV resigns over Modi’s fixed interview

Before the dust settled on the sniggering at the unabashed fan worship of Narendra Modi in what was supposed to be an interview by the supposedly sharp Rajat Sharma, news comes in of senior journalist and editorial director Qamar Waheed Naqvi resigning from IndiaTV in protest of the “fixed” interview. The interview in question took […]

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