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"I Was Told I Couldn't Leave The Room Till The Adani Article Was Pulled"


Business  (tags: India, Economic & Political Weekly, Paranjoy Guha Thakurta, Sameeksha Trust, investigation, Adani, The Wire, corporate influence )

Evelyn
- 665 days ago - youtu.be
How corporate tentacles are stifling serious journalism - in India as elsewhere. Economic & Political Weekly ex-editor Paranjoy Guha Thakurta speaks to M.K. Venu about his meeting with the board about the Adani article that led to his resignation



   

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Evelyn B (63)
Tuesday July 25, 2017, 4:32 am
The two articles pulled are

Did the Adani Group Evade Rs 1,000 Crore in Taxes?

Modi Governmentโ€™s Rs 500-Crore Bonanza to the Adani Group
 

TOM TREE (247)
Tuesday July 25, 2017, 8:49 am
Truly UNBELIEVABLE !! WTF !
 

Miss You All Dearly (67)
Wednesday July 26, 2017, 2:13 am
Thanks for this Evelyn.......speaking out against the "Adani" group is like speaking out against ......that other "State".........
 

Peggy B (43)
Wednesday July 26, 2017, 6:37 am
Wow
 

Darren Woolsey (218)
Wednesday July 26, 2017, 11:07 am
Shared those articles over social media, Evelyn.
 

Colleen L (3)
Wednesday July 26, 2017, 2:15 pm
How can they do this??? Thanks Evelyn
 

Joanne Dixon (37)
Wednesday July 26, 2017, 4:46 pm
I know zilch about law in India. Based on US law, it sounds to me like he has a "false arrest" lawsuit, as a civil tort.
 

Miss You All Dearly (67)
Thursday July 27, 2017, 4:45 am
Thanks Joanne.....but the Queensland Government is fully behind this and so is the Federal Government in Australia........"sorry" can't say anymore on this Company.......
 

Evelyn B (63)
Thursday July 27, 2017, 12:11 pm
Yes Ros - Adani certainly seems to have controls at Australian federal level, getting tax payers' money to cover costs so as to protect against probable losses ..
:>(
 

Miss You All Dearly (67)
Thursday July 27, 2017, 7:21 pm
Thanks Evelyn.....you remember this outspoken Greens Senator

http://larissa-waters.greensmps.org.au/tags/adani (notice the Former) in the title she was forced to resign recently over a dual-citizen debarcle.

This is what the Queensland Government has offered Adani...... in return for the mine going ahead
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-05-18/queensland-government-gives-adani-royalties-holiday/8536560
 

Dawnie W (250)
Saturday July 29, 2017, 1:45 am
๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’œNoted...With interest.

๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’œThank you...Evelyn.๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’š

๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ’œแƒฆ ๐Ÿ’™ฦธฬตฬกำœฬตฬจฬ„ฦท๐Ÿ˜บ๐Ÿ’œL๐Ÿ’™ve, Hugs and Peace go with you all๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ˜บฦธฬตฬกำœฬตฬจฬ„ฦท แƒฆ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ’š
 

Margie FOURIE (148)
Tuesday August 8, 2017, 1:13 am
Emotional blackmail is happening everywhere
 

Margie FOURIE (148)
Tuesday August 8, 2017, 6:28 am
Thanks again
 

Margie FOURIE (148)
Wednesday August 9, 2017, 12:31 am
Thanks again
 

fly bird (26)
Wednesday November 1, 2017, 4:32 pm
noted, ty
 
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