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Indian Reporter conducts live TV report from the shoulders of a recently rescued flood victim

indianfloodreportReporting from the frontline of the recent Indian floods, Indian television reporter for News Express Narayan Pargaien chose not to get his feet wet.

Perfectly understandable, all hardened reporters when mucking it out in a disaster zone wants to avoid getting soaking wet themselves.

However, Mr Pargarien has found himself at the centre of controversy when it emerged he had conducted his “live” report on the shoulders of a victim of the floods, who had only just been rescued.
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Posted by on June 25, 2013 in India

 

Veteran leader of the Indian communist Party Satya Pal Dang dies at 92

Satya Pal Dang and his wife Vimla

Satya Pal Dang and his wife Vimla

Veteran leader of the Indian communist party Satya Pal Dang has died at the age of 92, on Saturday in Amritsar. Born in 1920 in Gujranwala Pakistan, Dang married Vimla, the leader of the CPI’s women’s wing in 1952, she died in 2009. Both Deng and Vimla became well known and respected for their rule in India’s communist party and their opposition to terrorism in the Punjab.   Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on June 16, 2013 in Communism, India

 

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New Indian Documentary on the Practice of Sati

In the wake of the recent high profile violence against women and Indian documentary film maker has made an interesting new documentary on the Indian practice of Sati.  Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on May 12, 2013 in India

 

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