Hindutva in Press

Suresh Chavhanke’s communal campaign now targets SRK!

Like a desperate Hindi movie fan, Sudershan news owner and ‘editor’ Suresh Chavhanke has been trying to get the attention of superstar film actor...

Prashant Patel Umrao: BJP’s new media panellist is a peddler of...

The BJP in Uttar Pradesh has released a list of media panellists, people who can speak to the media on the party’s behalf. One...

Modi supporters are more ‘trusting’ of news coverage in India, finds...

By Anna Priyadarshini “Attitudes toward political leaders are strongly correlated with levels of trust in news,” a recent report by the Reuters Institute for the...

It’s Time To Switch Off Your TV and Turn On YouTube

By AVAY SHUKLA  In the 2014 and 2019 elections every dimension of the news and social media was completely dominated by the BJP. The so-called...

‘Communal Tone In Some Reports, Country Will Get Bad Name’: Supreme...

New Delhi:  Web portals "only listen to powerful voices" and "write anything" against judges or institutions, the Supreme Court said in scathing remarks today while...

Republic Bharat airs image of BSP leader Yaqoob Qureshi as Taliban...

BY ARCHIT MEHTA On August 31, several users on Twitter and Facebook shared an image of a Republic Bharat broadcast, pointing out that the channel erroneously aired a photograph of...

#TalibaniMughals: The marvels of Aman Chopra’s bigoted mind

By Diksha Munjal “Mughals weren’t Muslims. Why do some Indian Muslims glorify the barbaric Mughals? The ancestors of all Indians were Hindus,” Aman Chopra proclaimed...

Taliban takeover: Euphoric Indian media intensifies war against Muslim

  By Quamar  Ashraf The Taliban takeover in Afghanistan has rejuvenated TV news anchors to continue with their ‘demonise Muslim agenda’ with even more propensity ostensibly...

Backstory: Why Umar Khalid Is in Jail and Other Tales Spun...

By Pamela Philipose In the mid-1970s, when I enrolled as a student in the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), New Delhi, we were not...

‘Asian Age’ Kills Karan Thapar Column After Mention of ‘1947 Violence...

By Ajoy Ashirwad Mahaprashasta New Delhi: Mentioning the mass violence which took place against Muslims of Jammu during Partition has cost senior journalist Karan Thapar his fortnightly column in...

News18 MP Chhattisgarh’s communal spin, sponsored by Imdadi Group’s Cock Distemper

Just when you think there couldn’t be something more disturbing that the visuals of a Muslim bangle seller being beaten up in full public...

How some media reports on UP’s ‘conversion racket’ only focus on...

By Akanksha Kumar “Corona se yatra ruk sakti hai, aastha nahi.” Corona may bring travel to a halt but it can’t stop someone from worshipping. This...

How Indian Media interprets data: Is it journalists’ conditioning that never...

BY Shams Ur Rehman Alavi It’s painful to write this piece. But just read these few points to understand how even statistics are interpreted in...