Seminar organized by Department of Political Science on February 06, 2015
The Department of Political Science organized a seminar on February 6, 2015. In the first session a panel discussion on the “Role of Media in Politics in the 21st Century, by Professor Sinha, Professor Islam, Mr. Ashok Vishwanathan, Mrs. Saira Halim and Joey Bose. Professor Partha Pratim Basu moderated the event. The positive and negative impact of the media on politics, campaigns on social media, bollywood and politics, literature and politics and discrimination in politics was discussed by the panelists. An inter-college debate on the motion ‘The media acts as a parallel judiciary in India’ in which six colleges participated-St. Xavier’s College, Jadavpur University, Presidency University, Lady Brabourne, Scottish Church College and Loreto College was interesting. Devanshi Kothari (2nd year Political Science Honours) was awarded the best speaker and along with Tarunima Panwar (1st Year), Loreto College, received the Best Team Award.
Dept. of Political Science, 1st Yr