I don’t think most people don’t read the anchor story, you know the story right at the bottom of the page, placed between the ad on the right and the briefs column on the left.
Readership surveys have apparently shown that readers, one, don’t notice it, and, two; they don’t go so far down the page, they simply move on. I don’t buy this, not at all. Read more
Everyone was a little tired of Pakistan. Our foreign editor left for home every day praying for a quiet night. But he was back on his BlackBerry within 30 minutes or thereabouts.
One more suicide bombing, one more statement from their home office or one more twist in the Swat story. It just didn’t stop. Tuesday night our Mumbai crime reporters came back with some more. Read more