The Media of India is consists of various Indian communication media like television, newspaper, cinema, radio, magazine and Internet sites in all these the Journalist plays a very significant role as he or she is the one that goes to various locations or incident places to collect news or distribute. A reporter discusses something on the current information or general issue hence they are vital to the community.
India is a vast country here every day something is happening everywhere and these sure things are disclosed or rather talked about by media personals more specifically Journalists. Here is list of the top 10 most popular and hottest Indian journalist in 2018.
10. Mayanti Langer
Mayanti Langer is a sports journalist currently working with INDIA TV and STAR; she was born on 8th February 1985. Langer is 31-year-old and is being active in this field from 2006; she hosts Football café shows on Zee Sports, 2011 Cricket Worldcup,2010 Commonwealth Games,2014 Indian Super League,2015 ICC Cricket Worldcup and 2010 FIFA Worldcup in ESPN.
9. Rahul Kanwal
Rahul Kanwal born in Patna, Bihar is one of the youngest people to head a news channel in India, he is an anchor in India Today Television and Aaj Tak. He started his career in 2007 with Zee News where he replaced its director, and now he is being appointed as the head of the channel India Today TV.
8. Siddharth Varadarajan
Siddharth Varadarajan is an American Indian based journalist, academic, and editor born on 1965, also known for his working as an editor in the newspaper The Hindu. Varadarajan has reported many controversial incidents in the past.He has also contributed to make changes in the book written on Riots in Gujarat in the year 2002 named, “Gujrat: The Making of a Tragedy;” and has also received “Elizabeth Neuffer Memorial Prize” for his work.
7. Shaili Chopra
Shaili Chopra is born on July 21st, 1981 is a young famous Indian business journalist, and originator of “SheThePeople.TV”. She has been the primetime author of ETNOW and NDTV Profit with television anchoring experience of 15 years. She was the leading author of Times group Bussiness Channel and ETNOW and interviewed many executive members and business personnel, due to her work she has also won Anchor Award and Best TV English Reporter Award.
6. Shereen Bhan
Shereen Bhan born on 20th August 1976 is Indian news reporter and journalist; she is also the managing editor of CNBC-TV18. Her alma matter is St.Stephen’s College, New Delhi graduate; she is in this field for 15 years of which she has spent tracking corrupted corporates and politicians. Bhan hosts couple of shows for which she has bagged in many awards including FICCI Women Of The Year Award.
5. Nidhi Razdan
Nidhi Razdan is famous television personality and journalist, Razdan is the chief anchor of NDTV 24×7 news. Nidhi started her career in 1999 where she covered numerous news events and stories related to politics, economics and social. She holds her Post-graduation degree from Indian Institute Mass Communication, Delhi and has also won “Ramnath Goenka Award for Excellence in Journalism.”
4. Shoma Chaudhury
Suparana Chaudhury well known by her pen name Shoma Chaudhury is renowned Indian reporter, editor, and journalist; she is also the Editor in Chief of a digital multimedia platform called Catch News. Shoma is a graduate of Delhi’s renowned college Lady Shri Ram College before starting a career in printing journalism she was also employed in Doordarshan and has also worked for India Today and Outlook magazine for which she has won many prestigious awards.
3. Barkha Dutt
Barkha Dutt is a famous Indian columnist and journalist born on December 18th, 1971; she does work as a consulting editor for NDTV INDIA, and she rose to fame for covering and reporting the Kargil War. She also covered Radia tapes controversy, Dutt is highly qualified and has received many awards including Indian fourth highest civilian honor Padma Shri.
2. Arnab Goswami ( Net Worth: $2 Million)
Arnab Goswami born on 9th October 1973 in Guwahati, Assam is a news anchor and editor in chief for the Indian news channel Times Now and ET NOW. He hosts the show Frankly Speaking With Arnab; he comes from a family of the prestigious jurist. He started his professional journey with The Telegraph in Calcutta and later joined NDTV in 1995 he has also bagged in the Asian Television Award for being the best presenter.
1. Ravish Kumar (Net Worth: $20 Million)
Ravish Kumar born on 5th December 1974 is an important person who works as an India, TV anchor, journalist, and writer he does cover a topic related to Indian politics and society. Kumar is also the senior executive editor in NDTV India and hosts the show Ravish Ki Report and Hum Log. He played a significant role in 2014 Lok Sabha Elections as interviewing as many politicians and doing much fieldwork because of his work he has been awarded many outstanding awards.
Therefore while going through the list, we have come upon hottest Journalist In India in 2018 who play a paramount part in the Indian Media, and because of them, we can proudly say that we are not visually impaired and unconscious of what is happening around us!