ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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THE PRESS-All Is Forgiven

September 22, 1973 THE PRESS All Is Forgiven! Sumanta Banerjee NEWSPAPERS owned by the large industrial houses are an interesting guide to the state of relations between these houses and the government. In 1969 these industrial houses, through their newspapers, were bitterly critical of the Prime Minister over the economic incisures announced by her, over the election of the President and, finally, over the split in the Congress. Today, in 1973, they have once again moved close to the ruling party. Their newspapers, which breathed fire against 'he Prime Minister in 1969, are conciliatory in their reaction to measures like the takeover of wheat trade or sick mills.

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