ISLAMABAD: Senior Indian journalist Barkha Dutt, in a series of tweets, said she had been receiving threats from certain quarters in the government who wanted her to stop working in TV news. “Over the last few months those associated with the ruling party have warned me – politely, impolitely – not to work on new TV projects and told me – “we will never allow them to happen”, today I was told a 45 minute meeting held on how to stop me, smear me, malign me, tap me,” Ms. Dutt tweeted. She has been planning to launch a…
If you’re a woman with a brain in either India or Pakistan, a thousand things will be said about you: Barkha Dutt
If you are a woman with a brain in either India or Pakistan, then a thousand things will be said about you, well-known Indian TV journalist Barkha Dutt told a large audience during the launch of her book This Unquiet Land: Stories from India's Fault Lines on the second day of the 7th Karachi Literature Festival (KLF).