RIP Dileep Padgaonkar, my boss of eleven years Padgaonkar passed away this morning in a Pune hospital. He was 72. Right through the nineties, he led a team of brilliant senior journalists who were the envy of most newspapers of that time
Commentary: Adieu 2015 It was just like any other – sometimes, good, sometimes trying, and some memorable moments in between. BARC ratings system was delivered, Piyush Pandey wrote his delightful book, Indian creativity kept churning out beautiful stories, and BestMediaInfo has chosen a Media Person of the Year
Commentary: Zee vs Jindal: The jury is still out Arguably, this is the most serious crisis that the Indian media has ever faced. But it is sad that already sides are being taken even before investigations are complete. Is it an expose, a case of extortion, an attempt to muzzle the media, an attempt to divert attention from a major scam or just a corporate war?