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Adieu Barkha

The Buck Stops Here” for NDTV. Star Anchor Barkha Dutt steps down as the Group Editor. She however, won’t be leaving her maiden channel completely high and dry and will continue her association with NDTV as a Consulting Editor. 63 more words


Bidding Adieu to Barkha??

Broadcaster and journalistBarkha Dutt has stepped down from her position as the Group Editor of NDTV. After two decades with NDTV, she plans to set up her own media company and advisory group. 113 more words

Movers & Shakers

Every prominent Indian journalist is scrambling to find Act 2.0

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Suddenly, the Indian media has been seeing the transformation of several high-profile editors into entrepreneurs.

Two years ago, Indiaspend, a data journalism initiative, set up by Govind Ethiraj, previously with CNBC TV18, and edited by Samar Halarnkar, formerly a managing editor at Hindustan Times went live.  489 more words

India's most famous journalist is turning entrepreneur

Widely watched, prolifically retweeted, liberally criticised and abundantly admired, Barkha Dutt—perhaps the most well known Indian journalist of her generation—is turning entrepreneur.

On Feb. 16, even as Dutt was out reporting the political machinations underway in Jammu and Kashmir, New Delhi Television (NDTV) sent an internal memo announcing her new designation as the channel’s consulting editor. 292 more words