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The problem of Outrage Culture & Social Media Trials: Sushant Singh’s Case

Sushant Singh's Case

On June 14th, 2020 popular actor Sushant Singh Rajput passed away[1]. AIIMS reports that his cause of death was suicide[2]. Fans around the country mourned for his passing, and awareness of mental illness was on the rise, although the move itself was half baked. This newfound love for Sushant seemed a bit hypocritical. Furthermore, it …

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Censorship and the Freedom of Speech and Expression

Benjamin Franklin said, “Freedom of speech is the principle pillar of a free government. When this support is taken away, the constitution of a free society is dissolved and tyranny is erected on its ruins. Republics and limited monarchies derive their strength and vigor from a popular examination into the action of the magistrates”. The …

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The Press Council of India

The Media and Judiciary are one of the most essential parts of a democracy, especially in a nation like India. Without the active involvement of Media, there would be an imbalance in the functioning of a government, as the people would be unable to understand the actions taken by those governing the people and a …

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ETHICS AND JOURNALISM

The answer to the question of why we have journalists is so obvious, that the journalists provide us with the necessary news information service. Many times we make decisions in life that are purely based on the information we receive as when we don’t have proper resources to collect the news on our own and …

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Media Trials

Though there is no specific definition in any law, ‘trial by media’ may be defined as adjudication by the media, of cases, either before, during, or after the verdict of the court. Media is also called the fourth pillar of democracy and plays a vital role in molding the opinion of the public.