Promulgation of Politics

Blog, Media, Politics
The Modi-Rahul face off is a festival of democracy in the upcoming electoral contest of 2014. The Battle of the "Bachelors" - Rahul Gandhi vs Narendra Modi is a vibrant fight. Pappu vs Chappan, RaGa vs Namo, Yuvraj vs Hindu Hriday Samrat: are the political wars on social media that has caught frenzied attention among the youth. In an era of advertising and promotion, there is conceivably no social group as attractive as the urban 'youth' brand and their culture. And now, in the game of thrones, it is this pervasive youth factor which is likely to play a bigger role than ever before. The 2014 general elections will be the first to have India's post liberalisation generation exercise their franchise. The post-1991 babies have grown up. It is predicted…
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Time for another REVOLUTION

Time for another REVOLUTION

Blog, Media
It was 9.00 PM on Sunday evening. The Sony Entertainment channel had its Indian Idol Junior and Colors Channel had its “JHALAK DKILAH JA, Dancing with stars” broadcast. With Independence Day round the corner, all mega serials, comedy shows, reality shows have all their episodes based on “INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATIONS”. As I was viewing the episodes, my mind was stuck up with few random, yet very important questions for which I had no answers. The importance of these questions differs from individual; however it was necessary to put forth the below questions in this media space: Why is it that we don’t recognise the importance of INDEPENDENCE & FREEDOM each day of our life?  Why do we talk about Independent India, Freedom Struggle, Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru etc as well…
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