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Under 14 Football Captain struggles for proper shelter

Tanju Devi WEST CHAMPARAN, BIHAR : Soni Kumari was part of India women under-14 team that won the Asian Football Confederation Tournament in 2013. Now she is the captain of the Under-14 Indian Football team. The government should take some initiatives to develop such rising stars but unfortunately, the government hasn’t even taken cognizance of the issue, where a young ...

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#Essar: iPad outrage grips Twitter

On Monday, Caravan published an article ‘How Essar Handed Out 195 iPads as Diwali Gifts to Top Politicians, Bureaucrats and Journalists in 2010: List 1’ and what followed was an outpouring of reactions to the piece of news on Twitter. This our selection of popular tweets on #Essar: Deep analysis Point is why only Barkha, Rajdeep, Thapar, PronoyRoy, Shekhar Gupta ...

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Greece – The One Biggest Lie You Are Being Told By The Media

[By Truth and Satire] Every single mainstream media has the following narrative for the economic crisis in Greece: the government spent too much money and went broke; the generous banks gave them money, but Greece still can’t pay the bills because it mismanaged the money that was given. It sounds quite reasonable, right? Except that it is a big fat ...

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Media coverage of Charlie Hebdo and the Baga massacre: a study in contrasts

|By Ethan Zuckerman|The Conversation| Consider two tragic events that took place last week. A small cell of Islamic terrorists attacked cartoonists at the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo and shoppers in a Paris supermarket, killing 17 people and sparking international outcry, solidarity and support. The hashtag #JeSuisCharlie trended globally, and world leaders took to the streets to march in support of ...

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‘Daya, darwaza tod do’

Sulagna Chattopadhyay , President LIGHTS Research Foundation | 11 May, New Delhi Guess the press has taken the ‘daag acche hain’ a bit too far. For one, with the impeccably coiffured front – the press does have an incredibly littered backyard.Below is the Charter of Demands Media houses should publish details of ownership and funding clearly At the outset – ...

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