Sreenivasan Jain is Managing Editor of NDTV, India’s most respected 24-hour news and current affairs network. He presently anchors an award-winning weekly ground reportage and investigative show, Truth vs Hype, which focuses on political corruption, conflict zones and untold stories of social and economic tensions. He also anchors a daily show, Reality Check, which aims at debunking official myths and government propaganda in a post-truth environment. He has been with NDTV since 1995, during which time he has done stints as Managing Editor of Profit, NDTV’s business channel, and as head of NDTV’s Mumbai bureau for 8 years. He has anchored major prime time news telecasts and discussion-based shows ( The 9 o’clock News, India Decides, Star News on Sunday, The Newshour). Sreenivasan has been a recipient of numerous awards for journalistic excellence including the Journalist of the Year by the Ramnath Goenka Awards and the Red Ink Awards, and Anchor of the Year at ENBA Awards. Other awards include the World Media Summit Award in Beijing, the World Silver Medal at the New York Festival, the Hero Honda Indian Television Academy Award, and the Indian Telly Award.
Session Detail :
In ConversationIyad-el-Baghdadi and Srinivasan Jain
- Friday, August 3
- 2.30 – 3.30
- Silver Oak