Cover Stories

Hit the Ground Zero

Stories should originate from the ground. They are not generated in newsrooms. They have to come from ‘ground zero’, the actual place of happening.

Dr Suresh Mathew Dr Suresh Mathew
06 Dec 2021

Hitting the Streets

Journalism has lost its salt. It has become a public relation exercise. Hence Pope Francis’s advice “Hit the streets: Listen, Encounter, Engage” is timely to bring journalism back on its track

Cedric Prakash Cedric Prakash
06 Dec 2021


The late Edatata Narayanan, my editor at the Patriot and Link at the cusp of the 1960s-70s, had a very few words, spoken in his gravelly

John Dayal John Dayal
06 Dec 2021

Delivery of Justice is not the sole prerogative of Judges and law courts. It is incumbent upon journalists too to lend a hand in this noble effort

Abdul Khaliq Abdul Khaliq
06 Dec 2021

In the year 2000, American newsmagazine TIME asked its readers to choose from a list of 1000 items invented

A. J. Philip A. J. Philip
06 Dec 2021

Anyone one who goes through the history of the Church objectively will understand that the root cause of the divisions in the Church has been drifting away from the teachings of Jesus.

Jacob Peenikaparambil Jacob Peenikaparambil
06 Dec 2021

With new variants of the corona virus appearing on the scene, pharmaceutical companies will reap huge profits from vaccine sale

Julian S Das Julian S Das
06 Dec 2021

December 10 is observed as the Human Rights Day to commemorate the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights by the UN

Little Sister Leelamma Little Sister Leelamma
06 Dec 2021

Mamata Banerjee is on an expansion-spree of her party Trinamool Congress. But the moot point is: It might weaken the Opposition

Manoj Varghese Manoj Varghese
06 Dec 2021

The new strain of Covid-19 strikes again, under its guerilla warfare chief Gen Omicron!

Robert Clements Robert Clements
06 Dec 2021