BY SEVANTI NNAN| IN ARCHIVE |21/03/2016
As the December 13, 2001 Parliament attack accused S AR Geelani is acquitted by the High Court, it is instructive to revisit the reporting on his case,
BY SEVANTI NNAN| IN MEDIA PRACTICE |01/10/2015
“Tragic incidents give us a chance to look at our system - the different departments, how we deal with crisis.”
BY SEVANTI NNAN| IN BOOKS |16/08/2015
Each of these books is stunning for what it reveals, each is an indictment in its own way of this country’s police and investigation system.
BY SEVANTI NNAN| IN MEDIA FREEDOM |09/08/2015
Free speech champions support media freedom even when it errs on the side of excess.
BY SEVANTI NNAN| IN MEDIA PRACTICE |06/07/2015
If it cannot meet the information needs of the most deprived sections of the population, Prasar Bharati should not be in business,
BY SEVANTI NNAN| IN OPINION |07/08/2014
In assessing claims that Twitter has changed the way politics is practiced and the way journalists function, we need to remember a few things,
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In the controversy over the ANI story on accounts from Russia, Kazakhstan and Indonesia retweeting Rahul Gandhi's tweets, Altnews.in has found  that the BJP's IT cell head Amit Malviya tweeted a screenshot of one of  the Twitter accounts taken two hours before ANI's story was published at 1.05 pm. The screenshot records the time it was taken.  That was also true of a screenshot  of another account which Malviya tweeted. Ten accounts are listed in ANI’s article. So did the evidence of these retweets get fed to ANI by the BJP?  Or did the BJP have prior knowledge of the story ANI was going to do?  Malviya began tweeting right after the ANI story was published.                               

The Hindu reports that a  journalist with the Hindi daily Dainik Jagran and a member of the RSS, Rajesh Mishra, was shot dead in Ghazipur district of Uttar Pradesh on Saturday. His brother was also shot at and critically injured. Several rounds were filed at him by unidentified motorbike-borne assailants. Police said suspected enmity could be the reason for the murder. Mishra worked as a block-level stringer with Dainik Jagran and was also a block in-charge of the RSS.                                                                   

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