More Comfortable in Cyber Space

Picture Courtesy: Wikimedia Commons

Picture Courtesy: Wikimedia Commons

…..We see the PM ( Narendra Modi) embrace global celebrities, we have yet to see him embrace a drought stricken farmer in Latur or a protesting student in Hyderabad………… Social media is abuzz with Modi’s messages, yet the PM is remote, inaccessible figure, preferring a flood of tweets to a flesh and blood press conference…...

Excerpts from the commentary of Sagarika Ghosh, Sunday Times of India, June 5, 2016


About shanthanubh

A calcutta(India)based Independent newsresearcher and Investigative reporter.He has been working as a journalist for more than 15 years.He had worked as a news researcher for various news based programs in Calcutta.Shanthanu considers Deborah Potter and Theressha Collington Moore as his mentor because in his early days of journalism carrier, he was inspired and motivited by their works and learnt a lot from them about media ethics and news research.Though,a news researcher don't get enough credit for his job,he sticks to it.He believes that as journalists we should follow the jounalism mantra that if your mother says she loves you, check it out.we work as a store clerk.we believe that facts are more important than adjectives.Earlier,he also worked as a private investigator to brush up his skill as an Investigative Reporter.

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