BY Nava Thakuria| IN REGIONAL MEDIA |08/10/2011
Two recent IRS quarterly surveys have shown that readership of newspapers is declining in Assam.
BY Nava Thakuria| IN MEDIA PRACTICE |04/10/2008
How did the media report deaths in the Agartala bomb blasts when nobody died,
BY Nava Thakuria| IN MEDIA PRACTICE |28/06/2008
Speakers in the meeting were unanimous in asserting that Mukul could never be the only or the last tainted reporter, working in Assam for various media
BY Nava Thakuria| IN MEDIA PRACTICE |11/02/2008
The IANS reporter in Guwahati was silent on the demand for a CBI enquiry by the NGO.
BY Nava Thakuria| IN MEDIA PRACTICE |02/12/2007
A section of media projected the incident simply as an unprovoked attack on the Adivasi demonstrators by the residents of Guwahati.
BY Nava Thakuria| IN REGIONAL MEDIA |03/02/2007
Reacting to the threat NE Television declared that they would stand by their news.
BY Nava Thakuria| IN REGIONAL MEDIA |29/01/2007
Despite boycott calls by insurgent groups and their invective against mediapersons, Republic Day is celebrated…
BY Nava Thakuria| IN MEDIA PRACTICE |13/03/2006
Check out Asian Tribune`s coverage of the Indian Northeast. Almost every story can be traced to one already published somewhere.
BY Nava Thakuria| IN MEDIA PRACTICE |04/09/2005
The Information Minister even appealed to Myanmarese journalists to launch a counter-offensive against the media offensive of internal and external "terrorist destructive elements."
BY Nava Thakuria| IN MEDIA PRACTICE |19/08/2005
After 1998, this is the first time journalists that celebrated Independence Day in the Guwahati Press Club complex.
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ET reports that the Congress party will  have a hyperlocal social media strategy for the forthcoming state elections. It says the Congress social media cell has "identified block level social media warriors" who will give feedback on community level issues to the party's social media  war room. Such as which local temples  with a particular caste following the Congress state unit chief should visit, or in which areas farm loan waiver schemes are going badly, giving the Congress an issue to raise.                    

Doordarshan interviewed  two BJP ministers in the afternoon about what they thought of Rahul Gandhi's speech during the no-trust motion, and why BJP MPs had felt the need to come outside Parliament and attack him. Ministers of state Ashwini Chaubey and Ram Kirpal Yadav answered at considerable length and were allowed to have their say. The reporter also asked one of them what he thought about RG's hugging the PM and he effectively snorted in disapproval. When a panel discussion began after this,  more leading questions from the news anchor about this 'jadu ki jhappi."  And more criticism followed.                        

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