“TOI is the Shakti Kapoor of Indian Papers”; leading daily gets slammed for Royal Blunder!

While the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were in the nation’s capital yesterday, they decided to visit India Gate to pay their respect to the soldiers who bravely fought and laid down their lives for the country’s honour.

An army of media was present at Amar Jawan Jyoti to cover the moment of peace when Prince William and Kate Middleton paid homage to deceased soldiers. However, there was a photographer waiting for the wind to touch Kate’s skirt so that he could capture an “Oops Moment” at the memorial.

And ironically, the country’s No. 1 English newspaper acknowledged the shutterbug by publishing his photograph on its front page with the headline: Kate’s Marilyn Moment At India Gate.

No sooner the paper reached people in the morning, they started damning Times Of India for being perverse and using Kate’s upskirt picture to sell the newspaper. The same was witnessed on Twitter too.

Here’s a compilation of people’s reaction to TOI’s Royal Blunder-

 

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