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With this season’s debut in Budapest, they are ready to make everyone roll with uncontrollable bouts of laughter.

exchange4media Staff May 28, 2018 4:26 PM

AIR's FM Gold Delhi, which has been broadcasting from 106.4 MHz frequency for last 18-years will shift to 100.1 MHz, which is currently used by its Vividh Bharati channel

exchange4media Staff Apr 9, 2018 8:58 AM

Vivid: Gaza cauldron simmers while the world watches, media outraged

The international community mustn't allow the conflict to escalate. In the absence of any Arab initiative, Israel's western backers must use their leverage to nudge Israel to lessen tension & stop the attacks, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra Jul 21, 2014 8:18 AM

Vivid: Goodbye Orkut, thanks for everything

Come October & Google will be putting to rest its first ever social network. exchange4media's Annurag Batra takes a walk down social networking memories to highlight what Orkut has meant to scores of Indians

Annurag Batra Jul 15, 2014 8:30 AM

Vivid: The First Citizen's thumbs-up to Twitter

Indian politicians & ministers are increasingly reaching out to the masses through social media which has become the buzzword for the new govt, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra Jul 7, 2014 7:57 AM

Vivid: World media gives wide coverage to Modi

There is a consensus among world media that Modi is the kind of strong & decisive leader that India has been eagerly waiting for. However, some papers caution against over-optimism, notes exchange4media’s Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra Jun 2, 2014 8:28 AM

Vivid: What India can learn from the BBC?

exchange4media's Annurag Batra compares the BBC & Indian news channels in the background of the polls and calls for Indian media to be credible, subtle, informative, yet authentic, with an ear to the ground, closer to reality

Annurag Batra May 12, 2014 7:59 AM

Vivid: Why Indian babus must come under social media policy umbrella

The need to develop an indigenous protection software to protect sensitive Govt data is the need of the hour, even as a strict policy is needed for Govt officials using social media, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra May 6, 2014 7:58 AM

Vivid: The significance of attack on Geo TV's Hamid Mir

exchange4media's Annurag Batra takes account of the unsavoury environment that the Pakistani media works under, constantly courting danger and death

Annurag Batra Apr 28, 2014 8:02 AM

Vivid: Jokes that politicians make... or not

Politicians must realise that a single utterance that does not go down well with the electorate has the potential to erode the faith of the masses, says Annurag Batra of exchange4media

Annurag Batra Apr 21, 2014 7:45 AM

Vivid: Twitter trouble for BJP

It is important that BJP takes note of the fact that Twitter is not just about creation of content, but also keeping a close control over negative news flowing from its stables, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra Apr 7, 2014 8:11 AM

Vivid: Media worldwide watches as Apex Court shakes BCCI

The BCCI & IPL are under the scanner for the betting & corruption charges, as also the strong words used by the Supreme Court in asking Srinivasan to quit. exchange4media’s Annurag Batra takes a look at what media has to say

Annurag Batra Mar 31, 2014 8:18 AM

Vivid: Social & policy reform on mind, journalists make a beeline to join politics

It's important for media to not only be neutral, but also look neutral to be credible. With one of the most crucial polls coming up, media needs to ensure that the Indian democracy remains healthy, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra Mar 24, 2014 7:17 AM

Vivid: World's eyes on India's General Elections

As India goes to the polls in less than a month, the country must take note of the world's eye on it. Particularly the parties, which must remember the spotlight the nation is under, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra Mar 18, 2014 7:42 AM

Vivid: Overhaul of Prasar Bharti - Better late than never!

Though critics remain sceptical about possible developments, the Govt remains strong in its reserve to bring about a drastic overhaul in the functioning of the public broadcaster, says Annurag Batra of exchange4media

Annurag Batra Mar 10, 2014 8:22 AM

Vivid: In defence of the Defence Minister

It would be wrong to squarely blame AK Antony for the state of affairs in India's defence forces, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra, adding that it is more to do with red-tapism within the system

Annurag Batra Mar 4, 2014 7:50 AM

Vivid: Media - Don't control or crush it, but free it

When media comes out of its reservations and collectively engages in sincere reportage, the progress of the nation is inevitable, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra Mar 3, 2014 9:11 AM

Vivid: World Press Freedom rankings reveal the Indian story

Paris-based Reporters Without Borders ranking India 140th in terms of press freedom is an alarming signal of a sinking democracy living a huge façade, a freedom that is curbed, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra Feb 24, 2014 8:31 AM

Vivid: The tale of the 3Bs - Bat, BMW, Bharat Ratna

Receiving the Bharat Ratna has catapulted Sachin Tendulkar into an altogether different level, where every move of this most adulated of cricketers is scrutinised even more, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra Feb 17, 2014 8:14 AM

Vivid: Can Lalu's twitter handle handle Twitter?

RJD Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav has taken to Twitter with gusto, but can he connect to the youth in the most relevant manner possible & persuade them not to leave their home towns, wonders exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra Feb 10, 2014 8:33 AM