Unmediated

A potted history of national television

Print edition : February 07, 2014

Photographers running past the Taj hotel during the Mumbai terror attack in November 2008. Photo: ARKO DATTA/REUTERS

Television journalists outside the Taj hotel during the Mumbai terror attack in November 2008. In the aftermath of the attack, "politics" joined "subsidy" as a dirty word on television. Photo: Shashank Parade/PTI

Rajiv Gandhi approached a well-known Bollywood producer and asked him to come up with a megaserial for television on the Ramayana. Here, the young Prime Minister with his wife Sonia in a tribal school. Photo: THE HINDU ARCHIVES

    This article is closed for comments.
    Please Email the Editor
    ×