Monthly Archives: November 30, 2013

Inside Story: Sexual Harassment In Indian Media

Inside Story: Sexual Harassment In Indian Media

Our Editor-In-Chief was in town from Mumbai and he had thrown a party at a city disco in Kolkata, something he always did when he was down and something we all looked forward to. I was in a bit of a hurry to leave because of some pressing responsibility back home and when I went

Sharif Chooses Another Sharif As Army Chief

Once bitten twice shy. Nawaz Sharif, perhaps, had this in mind when he ignored several senior generals and appointed Lt-General Raheel Sharif as army chief of world’s sixth largest army. Immediate Senior General Rashid Mehmood had to be content with the ceremonial post of Chairman of Chief of Staff Committee. Stung by Pervez Musharraf, Nawaz

Tehelka Has Failed Women, Feminists: Woman Journalist

The woman journalist, who had accused Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal of sexually assaulting her, has resigned from the magazine. In her resignation letter, she said: “She was deeply traumatized by the lack of support offered by the organization.” Here is the full text of her resignation letter, addressed to the magazine’s managing editor, Shoma Chaudhury:

Iran-West Nuclear Deal: Fear In Israel, Arab World

The world heaved a sigh of relief as the thorny issue of Iran’s Nuclear Program that was dragging on for years was finally settled amicably between Iran and the major powers – the U.S., Britain, Russia, France, China and Germany (the five permanent members of the UN Security Council plus Germany). This is a paradigm shift in Iran-West relations

Tehelka Journalist’s Email To Shoma Chaudhury

Tehelka editor and publisher, Tarun Tejpal might face a prison sentence if rape charges are proven against him. Goa police have already lodged an FIR against the investigative journalist, who stepped down as editor of the magazine over allegations of sexual assault by a woman colleague. Here is the e-mail of the woman colleague to