One in ten tweets by Rahul Gandhi mention Prime Minister Modi, whereas Modi himself has mentioned the Congress vice-president only twice. The only two times Modi mentioned Gandhi involved birthday wishes of the two leaders.
While the freedom to express protects one’s most basic human rights, some reasonable restrictions are required to protect the existing systems of which one is part of.
Satirical news websites are not sharp, witty and edgy. Despite a good start, they have fallen back on a formula.
The initial Tribune story about alleged rapes in Murthal, with no victims and limited evidence, raises questions about reporting during social unrest when rumours abound.