PUBLISHED ON: February 18, 2014 | Duration: 17 min, 06 sec
The bail hearing of Tarun Tejpal, accused in the high-profile Tehelka rape case, sets off a social media trend. Since it is the first case of an accused from the society's elite being tried under well-defined provisions in the new anti-rape law, is a section of the mainstream media finding it hard to reason with the exhaustive charge-sheet? Is the accused right in calling the charges political vendetta? We discuss.