Sukumar Muralidharan teaches at the Jindal School of Journalism and Communication, O.P. Jindal Global University, Sonipat, India.
Cobrapost: a potent but not quite deadly sting
Crisis of credibility for mainstream Indian media.
Jun 19, 2018
The business of news
How the editorial and factual veracity of news is being threatened.
Sep 18, 2016
What’s left of it
Praful Bidwai’s book discusses the past and potential of Left politics in India.
Jun 20, 2016
The roots of Dalit rage
The symbolism of Dalit politics is a tactical response to the threat of violence lurking beneath the surface of Indian democracy.
Apr 06, 2015
Modi, media and the feel-good effect
India’s recently concluded general election revealed the power of corporate advertising and PR in determining the tone and content of the media discourse.
Jun 30, 2014
Accountability in a time of excess
If any lesson is to come out of the current financial crisis, it is that the pipedream of corporate social responsibility needs to be shelved.
Mar 01, 2009
Mar 01, 2007
The Times of India’s final frontier
Emboldened by a history of cosy relationships with advertisers, over the past decade the Times of India has revolutionised the way that Indian newspapers must compete. With advertisers now making content decisions, print news no …
Aug 01, 2006
Mar 30, 2006
Canadian-Tamil comedian Sunthar V navigates queerness and Tamil identity
Sunthar V, founder of the Tamil Comedy Club in central London, attempts to push social boundaries with his comedy in Chennai
Is an Adani port devastating Kerala’s coast?
Activists say coastal communities and marine life around Kerala’s Vizhinjam Port are paying a heavy price for the Adani Group project
Delhi’s longest-running play reflects the changing city
The shape-shifting ‘Ghalib in New Delhi’ captures 26 years of sociopolitical change in Delhi and beyond
Imran Khan’s attempted arrest, UN appeal for Afghanistan aid, a graphic novel on Naga repatriation and more
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