Manjari Hooda

Manjari Hooda

Covers Entertainment, Society and Culture

Education: Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi | Manjari is a senior content communications specialist who has worked extensively across print, broadcast and digital media. She has held key leadership positions in international media and publishing organizations. She writes extensively on sociopolitical and cultural issues.

Putin’s Catch 22: Who Runs Russia After Him?

Given its timing and Putin’s believed-to-be fraught relationship with incumbent US President Biden, reports of him stepping down as Russia’s President has given rise to speculation.

China’s Economic Bounce Back Irks The World

Amidst global ‘second wave’ fears of the Coronavirus pandemic, China is showing signs of economic recovery, causing new international worries about dragon ascendancy.

How Facebook And Twitter Legitimized Trump’s Absurd Conspiracy Theory

In avoiding a misleading New York Post story, Facebook and Twitter promote falsities about Biden. In a bid to address growing criticism over the role of social media in spreading misinformation, Facebook and Twitter on Wednesday prevented users from sharing…

How Long Can Rupert Murdoch’s Newsmen Twist Facts For Trump?

Donald Trump is not the reason we live in a post-truth world? It’s a bandwagon of Right-Wing trumpeters known as Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp.

5 International Implications Of The Armenia-Azerbaijan (Russia-Turkey) Conflict

What seems to be a territorial border dispute over a seemingly insignificant piece of mountainous land has serious international implications.

The Near-Ironic Hypocrisy Of Trump Calling Out Hunter Biden For Nepotism

President Trump used the first debate to lash out at Hunter Biden for alleged China links, even as his own daughter Ivanka has been known to have secured more than 34 trademarks from China between 2018-19.

As Trump’s Immunity Fights Back Against The “China” Virus, Xi Braces For Vengeance

Becoming a pandemic victim would surely toughen Trump’s resolve to hold China accountable. For Xi, its time to brace for impact.

Chinese Pandemic PR Maneuver Puts Xi Jinping’s Propaganda Heroes In Harm’s Way

Facing severe global criticism over the outbreak and subsequent handling of the coronavirus pandemic, Beijing’s attempt to steer the narrative with a propagandist, pandemic-themed TV drama seems to have misfired.

Oscar-Bashing To Trump-Lauding: Kirstie Alley Marshals Hollywood’s Right-Wing Brigade

Responding to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ new set of inclusion requirements for award-eligible films, 69-year old actress, Kirstie Alley

Mulan’s Release Throws Spotlight On Controversial Sino-Disney Relationship

China’s gag on media coverage and global calls for boycott have made Disney’s Mulan the most politically consequential movie of 2020.