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Jagan issues legal notices to ETV, ABN, TV9

Jagan issues legal notices to ETV, ABN, TV9

0 on April 2, 2017, 8:13 am / in Business, General, Media

YSR Congress Party chief Jagan Mohan Reddy has initiated legal action against three Telugu language channels ABN Andhra Jyothi, ETV and TV 9 for allegedly airing damaging content against Leader of Opposition in Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly ‘without verifying facts and failing to stick to the rule of objectivity’.  The reports were based on a tweet purportedly aired by Enforcement Directorate […]

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Chandrababu at Technology Pioneers Session at Davos

AP Govt releases Davos invite for Chandrababu Naidu

0 on January 22, 2017, 7:22 pm / in Media, Politics

Telugu media – especially several junk websites claiming to be political experts – have come with an ‘expose’ that Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu was not on the invited list but  ‘bought an entry pass’ to Davos. Several of these sites, more than sympathetic to Jagan Mohan Reddy and YSR CP, came up added masala to this twisted report by saying […]

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Sakshi’s poor take on Chandrababu’s Davos visit – Expensive!

Sakshi’s poor take on Chandrababu’s Davos visit – Expensive!

0 on January 22, 2017, 9:07 am / in Headlines, Media, Politics

Sakshi paper has a story in today’s paper, explaining how expensive it is to attend the World Economic Forum at Davos, Switzerland. As usual, it was trying to suggest that Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu was spending a lot of money leading a delegation to the annual event. The details of costs to attend were culled by Sakshi from a 2011 […]

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Who is playing spoilsport to Arnab’s ‘Republic’

Who is playing spoilsport to Arnab’s ‘Republic’

0 on January 2, 2017, 9:22 am / in Headlines, Media, TV

The nation has been waiting with bated breath to know everything about celebrity television anchor Arnab Goswami’s new television venture Republic channel. But interestingly, the man who is known for his garrulousness, has been quite reticent about his most ambitious venture. But finally, he has something to say to www.scoopwhoop.com. The most interesting thing he said was about a big media […]

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No relief from courts

Sakshi twist to Polavaram funds release

0 on December 27, 2016, 9:19 pm / in Headlines, Media, Politics

It was a day to celebrate for AP as the first tranche of Rs 1981 cr was handed over to the State Government by the Center for the Polavaram project. But Jagan’s Sakshi cannot but twist the development to tarnish the Chandrababu Naidu Government. Sakshi’s front page story not only belittles the progress in the project, but makes contradictory statements over the […]

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Can Telangana Today ‘make a difference’?

Can Telangana Today ‘make a difference’?

0 on December 27, 2016, 3:51 pm / in Blogs, Media

By Ramesh Kandula Can Telangana Today, the latest media venture from the KCR stable, be the ‘true’ voice of Telangana and ‘make a ‘difference’ in the overcrowded Hyderabad market? A couple of weeks is not much of a time for a newspaper, but the jury seems to be in already. The look and feel of the paper is good, and the […]

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Hans India story to make KCR hero in AP

Hans India wants to make KCR popular in Andhra…

0 on April 6, 2016, 1:09 pm / in Headlines, Media

You want to know what subtle propaganda is? Read today’s The Hans India (By the way, few people seem to know how to pronounce the title of this paper. It is Hans (H as in hut, ans as in nuns) India, not Haans India! Hans is actually Sanskrit for Hamsa.) has a front page report that screams “Now Andhra likes […]

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Left Wing scribes take L&T help for Press Club

Left Wing scribes take L&T help for Press Club

0 on April 29, 2013, 9:27 am / in Headlines, Media, Politics

The Press Club of Hyderabad at Somajiguda has embarked on an ambitious project. The committee wants to demolish the present old-style government building and build a swanky multi-storeyed edifice to accommodate an ultra-modern kitchen, restaurant, convention centre etc. The cost of the project is about Rs 5 crore. Now who will foot the bill? L&T, the infrastructure major which is […]

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Trial by Political Media – New Low in Targeting Judge Ramana

Trial by Political Media – New Low in Targeting Judge Ramana

0 on February 4, 2013, 1:39 pm / in Headlines, Media, Politics

Justice Ramana case is a classic example of how the judicial system can be abused to serve petty political ends and how judges have become punch bags in the no-holds-barred power play by politicians. This is probably for the first time in recent history of Andhra Pradesh that a serving and senior Judge of the High Court was dragged into […]

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CPM’s 10TV flush with funds!

CPM’s 10TV flush with funds!

0 on December 12, 2012, 11:26 am / in Headlines, Media, Politics

CPM’s own channel 10TV is all set to have its logo launch on December 14. No less than Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy is launching the logo. Prof K Nageshwar, an MLC with close ties with CPM, is presiding over the function as  10TV  as its chairman. Many wonder why CPM’s bigwigs are not sporting the titles of chairman or […]

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