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Sudhanva D Shetty

Editor and columnist at The Logical Indian

Sudhanva D Shetty is an editor and columnist at The Logical Indian, the most popular youth-run media outlet in India. He is an official reporter for Data Security Council of India and a reviewer for the National Skill Development Corporation. He is also a contributor to Foreign Affairs and Swarajya. You can contact him via email at and follow him on Twitter @SudhanvaSDS.

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Teesta Setalvad: Heroine Or Hypocrite?

Teesta Setalvad is a name that's appeared frequently in the media since 2002. She has been portrayed variously as a crusader for justice and an embezzler of funds, as a heroine and a hypocrite. The purpose of this post is not to paint Setalvad in any particular way but to provide readers with the necessary facts behind her life and work so that they can research further and form an independent picture of her. This is a timeline of Teesta Setalvad.
18/07/2016 1:28 PM IST
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What The Media's 'Biased' Coverage Says About Us

It is easy for us as readers to accuse the media of biased reporting and to portray journalists as being West-obsessed. Indeed, the media is to be blamed for under-reporting crucial events and not amply informing us of them. But the average reader is also to blame for this. The average consumer of news is more attracted by click-bait headlines and colourful stories than by facts or scholarly opinion.
29/03/2016 8:21 AM IST