Tag Archives: media

Flipkart’s Big Billion Sale Back Amid Promise of No Website crash

The Big Billion Days, which was started in 2014 amid Flipkart website crash and chaos has graduated to an annual shopping bonanza of the e-commerce major and this year it will be held from October 2 to 6. The company is promising deep discounts on wide range of fashion brands, smartphones, electronics, televisions, home decor and appliances, with no noticeable ...

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Amitabh, Akshay, Salman are in World’s 10 Highest-Paid Actors List

In a recent survey conducted by Forbes magazine, three out of the top 10 highest paid actors now come from Bollywood, while the fourth one is Jackie Chan from China. The three from Bollywood are Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar. Ironic but Shahrukh Khan, who had figured second richest actor in Forbes List last year is not in ...

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Not Golden Thali but Golden Moment: Amitabh Bachchan, Prabhu Clarify on Photo

Amitabh Bachchan knows how media works or to “silence the media” with facts and figures. When the social media was going abuzz over the so-called meals in gold plate at Prabhu Ganesan’s traditional home in Chennai after shooting for the Kalyan Jewellers’ ad, both Prabhu and Bachchan gave clarification, which otherwise would have been ignored by many top celebrities. The ...

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Queen Sends Lawyer Notice to PR Firm

Kangana Ranaut, ‘Queen’ fame has sent a legal notice alleging defamation to her unnamed PR firm with whom she was working since two years. The PR firm was accused of circulating negative stories about the actress in the notice. According to a report in Mid-day, the notice was sent by the actress’s lawyer to the PR firm last week and it ...

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‘Be Ashamed of Yourselves!’, Disappointed Kohli Tells Media

In a world dominated by winner’s streak, India’s star batsman Virat Kohli on Friday said he was “disappointed” at the way he was treated by the media after his failure in World Cup semi-final. “I was personally very disappointed. I had been consistent for the last five years and to see such reactions for just one match it was really ...

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Why Kejriwal is Back in Media Glare as Poster Boy?

By Sridhar N. Yogendra Yadav, who has asked his former friend and supporter in a professional opinion poll agency, to conduct a survey said AAP may get 6 to 8 percent of votes ahead of BJP since both parties were able to marginalise the Congress in Delhi. The survey of 3,500 voters in 35 constituencies showed that AAP may win ...

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White House highlights Obama trip with pics and fun video

The White House posted the highlights of President Barack Obama’s visit to India with several pictures and a light hearted video report anchored by Indian-American Hollywood star Kal Penn. First Lady Michelle Obama @FLOTUS tweeted followers Thursday to “Check out the photos of the President and First Lady at the Republic Day parade in India at go.wh.gov/ij5fVCa¿ Titled “Chalein saath ...

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Robert Vadra’s Angry Snap: Goa Congress Leader Apologises

A Congress leader from Goa has offered apologies on “behalf” of his party for Sonia Gandhi’s son-in-law Robert Vadra snapping at a TV reporter after being questioned over land deals. Congress organising secretary Durgadas Kamat said Sunday night that since no party leader has apologized for Vadra’s reaction to a TV reporter and ordering his Special Protection Group guards to ...

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Sensationalism is Media’s Weakness, says Javadekar

Falling prey to sensationalism is the biggest weakness of media, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said Tuesday. "Media’s biggest strength is that it can shape public opinion and biggest weakness is that it falls prey to sensationalism," Javadekar said Tuesday. In a recorded message for the inaugural session of the 8th South Asia Dialogue on ‘The Role of Media ...

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Police ask social media to delete TV anchor Amrita Rai’s photos

Delhi Police Friday asked social networking websites to delete intimate photographs of TV anchor Amrita Rai with Congress leader Digvijaya Singh, a day after she filed a complaint saying her email and social accounts were hacked. Rai had complained that her accounts on Gmail, Facebook and Twitter were hacked, following which the police crime branch registered a case under the ...

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