पत्रकारिता के ‘चारणयुग’ में अंजना ओम कश्यप के राजनाथ से सवाल !

तमाम शहरों और सूबों की राजधानियों में ऐसे कुछ पत्रकार पाये जाते हैं जिनका काम डीएम से लेकर सीएम तक की प्रेसकान्फ्रेंस को हल्का-फुल्का बनाना होता है। मसलन वे बड़ी मासूमियत से कुछ इस तरह के सवाल पूछते हैं- “सर, आप पर इतना बोझ है, आखिर आपमें इतना स्टैमिना कहाँ से आता है ?” “आप पर ऐसे-ऐसे आरोप लगते हैं, लेकिन आप हमेशा मुस्कराते कैसे रहते हैं ?” “आपको … Continue reading पत्रकारिता के ‘चारणयुग’ में अंजना ओम कश्यप के राजनाथ से सवाल !

Make FTII free of political influence, says Dibakar Banerjee

What prompted you, and the other filmmakers, to return your National Awards? We were hoping that someone would hear us, see the logic of the students’ protest, and then act on it constructively. Why did you take so long to join the agitation? If it (the act of returning the awards) was done earlier, someone would have said, “Why now?” Just like someone could say, … Continue reading Make FTII free of political influence, says Dibakar Banerjee

#OccupyUGC protest enters Day 9: the story so far in pictures

Prerna Gupta The #OccupyUGC protest enters its 9th Day today. Started in opposition to the University Grant Commission’s circular scrapping non-NET scholarships, the movement by student has created ripples across India and students are coming out in support in other cities as well. The students have been agitating for last few days in Delhi and other parts of the country for reinstating the Non-NET Scholarships … Continue reading #OccupyUGC protest enters Day 9: the story so far in pictures

They say cut back, we say fight back: #OccupyUGC – Nikita Azad

A huge number of students sitting outside UGC office, protesting against UGC’s decision to scrap away non-NET fellowship were brutally lathicharged and detained today, by a dictatorial force of Delhi Police, and CRPF. Around 15 students have been injured severely, including JNUSU’s president Kanhaiya Kumar. The torture did not stop there itself, but continued inside the bus, disobeying all custodian laws. Women students were beaten … Continue reading They say cut back, we say fight back: #OccupyUGC – Nikita Azad

तुम्हीं चैनल, तुम्हीं पैनल – Dilip Mandal

तुम्हीं चैनल, तुम्हीं पैनल, तुम्हीं एंकर, तुम्हीं विश्लेषक, तुम्हीं पक्ष, तुम्हीं विपक्ष, तुम वादी, तुम्हीं प्रतिवादी, तुम्हीं दक्षिण, तुम्हीं वाम, तुम्हीं ख़ास, तुम्हीं आम, तुम्हीं सेकुलर, तुम्हीं कम्यूनल। साल दर साल, दिन पर दिन, रात दर रात, राष्ट्रीय चैनलों पर सवर्ण एंकर, सवर्ण पैनलिस्ट के साथ पूरे देश पर चर्चा कर रहे हैं। वे आपस में लड़ते हैं और आख़िर में इस देश की बहुसंख्यक … Continue reading तुम्हीं चैनल, तुम्हीं पैनल – Dilip Mandal