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

Articles By Maya Ranganatha

Television in Tamil Nadu Politics

Television has itself become a part of the discourse in electoral politics as can be seen from the central role that it played in the Tamil Nadu assembly elections 2006. Tamil Nadu offers a very interesting case study as not only have films and politics been inextricably intertwined in the state, but also because two distinct political parties have stakes in two popular private television channels.