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‘Give Your Story To A Paper Which Will Carry It As A Lead Flyer. Isko CNBC Ko Do

M.K. Venu, Senior business journalist

‘Give Your Story To A Paper Which Will Carry It As A Lead Flyer. Isko CNBC Ko Do
‘Give Your Story To A Paper Which Will Carry It As A Lead Flyer. Isko CNBC Ko Do
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Hear it as they spoke it: The Power Tapes

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M.K. Venu: You saw Rohini’s story. It has come today.

Niira Radia: No, I haven’t seen it. I’m going to see it now. I finished at 1.30 in the night.

MK: But it’s all tucked away. You’re also keeping Manoj Modi’s timings. 2 o’ clock!

NR: It’s tucked away, is it?

MK: Yeah, but in ET you can’t miss it. It is the inside page but it’s the top half, the lead story of the page.

NR: You know this one, Ganapathy has been chasing me but I don’t want to give it to him. I have a letter from the Andhra chief minister.

MK: Hmm.

NR: I don’t want to give it to him, I am scared to give it and find the story killed. What do you think I should do? He has given a scathing attack. He has written to the PM.

MK: The Andhra CM. Two years ago, he used to sing Anil Ambani’s tune. It is a very strong letter, yaar.

NR: Kya karoon yaar. I don’t want it tucked away.

MK: Objective advice. Isko aise akhbar ko do jo isko lead flyer carry kare. Isko CNBC ko do. Then these people will be adequately provoked. If CNBC carries it as a lead 10 times a day, then everyone will start running helter skelter. If I was the editor, Rohini’s story was a clean Page 1, top half, like a lead story. Do you think a letter to the MD is possible? Broadly saying that we congratulate the...

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