Yellow journalism

Media has no time for constructive stories': Prakash Javadekar criticises 'TRP-centric' journalism

Javadekar also asserted that the freedom of press has to be preserved at any cost in a democracy but media should remember that freedom comes with responsibility.

published on : 23rd November 2020

Anchor Anarchy: How TRP-hungry news anchors turned the talk into voices

The TRP system may be broken but the stars of broadcast TV refuse to press pause on their prime-time melodrama as the tiny universe of news tries to fill the big shoes of entertainment channels.

published on : 25th October 2020

Journalism is dead. Long live journalism

Today’s scourge of information is masala news teeming with spittle spray anchors, neurotic newsmen, rabid ragefests and body spasms that will put The Exorcist to shame.

published on : 18th October 2020