Teacher’s Day Special Gurur Brahma Gurur Vishnu Gurur Devo Maheshwarah Guru Saakshaata Parabrahma Tasmai Shri Guruve Namah (Salutation to the one who himself is the creator, the sustainer, the destroyer and ultimate consciousness) As believed by Taittiriya Upanishad’s steadfast verse — मातृ देवो भव्; पितृ देवो भव्; आचार्य देवो भव्; अतिथिदेवो भव्; (pronounced as MaatruContinue reading “Teacher’s Day Special”
Myanmar Reuters Journalists’ Case vs. the Significance of Official Secrets Act For infringement of the Official Secrets Act, while exploring a holocaust of Rohingya Muslims, a Myanmar court has sentenced two Reuters journalists — Wa Lone, and Kyaw Soe Oo, to seven years in prison. The duo was originally detained in December 2017 after they wereContinue reading “Myanmar Reuters Journalists’ Case vs. the Significance of Official Secrets Act”
What a Selfie Mania! Up until a few years back i.e. before the advent of smartphones, only just a few people knew what a selfie was. The word Selfie was first coined in Australia after its first acknowledged usage was exposed by an Australian. He termed his snap, taken while drunk on a party night,Continue reading “What a Selfie Mania!”
My recent book titled Broadcast Journalism: The Golden Mean of Mass Media has been officially released at Public Library Dwaraka Nagar in Visakhapatnam (Of Course, in my absence) by Writers Academy of Visakhapatnam. Prof GSN Raju, The Vice-Chancellor of Centurion University released the book, while other prominent people like Prof DVR Murthy, Dr. Chall Rama Krishna, VV Ramana Murthy were also present to grace the occasion— the Hero of the occasion was Prof P. Bobby Vardhan.
Every journo who got formally trained in the mass media studies is familiar with the ethics of journalism. As part of the academic curriculum, it turns to be one of the important topics. In fact – something becomes imperative in academic curriculum – only because of the significance it is coupled with. But, when itContinue reading “Ethics of journalism Vs contemporary mass media”