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The theories and practices of journalism in twenty first century India are mentioned during this quantity. The 4 major sections study: representing the unrepresented - facing the media illustration (or lack) of maginalized teams of society; the plurality of perform - learning the assurance of significant components comparable to economics, criminal matters, technology, arts and tradition and humour; the media in viewpoint - other forms of journalistic practices; and destiny traits - discussing more recent different types of journalism comparable to running a blog

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Edward Parsons, ‘Pakistan: Female quake survivors losing property’, IRIN News, 3 January 2006. ReportID=50925&SelectRegion=Asia&SelectCountry= PAKISTAN. 17. Suzanna Koster, ‘Women in quake-hit Pakistan break old barriers’, Reuters, 12 January 2006. xml. 18. Ritu Sharma, ‘Disasters dramatize how women’s poverty is lethal’, Women’s E-News, 5 January 2006. Available at: http://www. aid=2587. 19. Oxfam, ‘The tsunami’s impact on women’. 20. See Ammu Joseph, ‘Gender, sectarian violence and the media’, June 2003.

She was married to a painter, Jnanaprakash, who claimed that he was unaware of Chandini’s gender identity until the day before her death. According to him, outraged by his discovery, he had threatened to expose her to her parents, which had driven her to commit suicide. But many of Chandini’s hijra friends alleged that Jnanaprakash had always known about her identity and had in fact murdered Chandini for her money and jewellery. On 4 December 2002, local English and Kannada newspapers reported the news of Chandini’s death in a sensational manner.

1 The police, in their FIR, said the men were ‘part of an association’ of more than 1,600 persons, who, amongst themselves, talked about homosexual sex and related issues. The FIR specifically mentioned the names and phone numbers of 13 persons other than the four accused persons, with whom the men were in touch. The police released photographs of the four men to the media, along with their names and occupations. The men were paraded before the media and forced to reveal details regarding their private life.

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