The yingge of Chennai
B Raman (at his blog) laments on how a once-great newspaper has been reduced to being Beijing’s mouthpiece: its reports on the recent protests rely on the Xinhua version of events. (linkthanks Atanu Dey)
But the worst is yet to come. N Ram can’t lose this opportunity to bring the editorial daggers out for the Dalai Lama. He’s done it before at times when Beijing had far less at stake.