Statement condemning the attack on Advocate Sudha Bhardwaj

​​We the undersigned wish to place on record our utter disgust, contempt and outrage at the latest in the series of machinations by Republic TV, working to its brief as a propagandist for the ongoing crusade against all those who take public stands in defence of democracy, secularism, human rights, Constitutional propriety and rule of … More Statement condemning the attack on Advocate Sudha Bhardwaj

Jignesh Mevani, The Meltdown of Modi-Men and Dadhichi’s Bones

[ This post is based on updates posted by me on my Facebook wall ] A great kerfuffle has ensued ever since the recently elected independent MLA from Vadgam, Gujarat and Rashtriya Dalit Adhikar Manch activist Jignesh Mevani gave an interview in which he had some choice things to say about the Prime Minister and … More Jignesh Mevani, The Meltdown of Modi-Men and Dadhichi’s Bones

Boycott Republic TV – the hounding of S. P. Udayakumar

Is it not time for this channel that sets new lows with each programme, to be totally boycotted by all right-thinking people? Don’t watch Republic TV, don’t participate in its programmes. Dr SP Udayakumar’s complaint to the Press Council of India follows. He is Coordinator, People’s Movement Against Nuclear Energy (PMANE) and Pachai Tamizhagam Katchi … More Boycott Republic TV – the hounding of S. P. Udayakumar

The Anti-Democratic ‘Republic’: Bobby Kunhu

Guest post by BOBBY KUNHU English language television news in India nowadays is nothing more than exaggerated visual editorials. They pick two or three stories, sensationalize them, run them in a loop through the day, alongside panel discussions where the editorial ideology of the channel is forced down the throat of the panelists and the … More The Anti-Democratic ‘Republic’: Bobby Kunhu