Media: Judge, Jury and Executioner

It’s not that we’ll mistake them for the truth. The real danger is that if we hear enough lies, then we can no longer hear the truth at all. What can we do then? – Valery Legosav, Chernobyl (2019) Jaideep Ahlawat as Hathi Ram Chaudhury in the critically acclaimed series Paataal Lok rambles on toContinue reading “Media: Judge, Jury and Executioner”

An Outlook on Yellow Journalism: is it legal?

The year was 1883 when Joseph Pulitzer is popularly known for the Pulitzer prize; purchased ‘The New York World’, an American newspaper which was in circulation from 1860 till 1931. Pulitzer then increased the circulation of New York world from only 15,000 to 600,000 making it the largest sold the newspaper in the US atContinue reading “An Outlook on Yellow Journalism: is it legal?”

Kim Jong-Un’s Inhumane Legal Regime in North Korea

North Korea which is considered to be the most repressive country in the world has for many years been under the totalitarian rule of Kim Jong Un’s family. The backward and ruthless family claims the root of their rule is derived from the Monolithic Ideology System which was started by Kim ll-Sung. This rule allowsContinue reading “Kim Jong-Un’s Inhumane Legal Regime in North Korea”

Portrayal of Women in Indian Media

With the rapid technological advancement, the power and importance of mass media have been recognised. Mass media has acquired global dimensions. It is considered to be a reflection of our society. Many feminist writers in India have criticised the role of media in portraying women. The main point here is that Indian society is aContinue reading “Portrayal of Women in Indian Media”

The Study of the Relationship between Mass Media and the Investigative Machinery

For any new happening around the globe, the populace in majority cases, get first-hand information from any of the forms of Mass Media. For the majority, Mass Media forms the primary source of information, giving a greater perspective on a matter concerned. This development of perspective has further led to the development of interaction betweenContinue reading “The Study of the Relationship between Mass Media and the Investigative Machinery”