SPEAKER

Barkha Dutt

Pioneer of television journalism in India. Anchor-reporter with 23 years of experience. Front-line correspondent who has reported on war & conflict with special expertise in Jammu and Kashmir and India-Pakistan relations. Host of iconic television show We The People and prime time shows like Buck Stops Here and Democracy Live. Winner of dozens of International and National awards, including the Padmashri, the Asian TV award for Best Presenter and Best TV Show, the Association of International Broadcasting Award for Journalist of the year and the World Economic Forum's Global Leader for Tomorrow. India's only Emmy Nominated Reporter for her work from Srinagar. Experienced Editor with skills in Journalism, Writing, Broadcasting, Storytelling, and Digital Media. Now a featured columnist with the Washington Post. Studied B.A at St Stephen's College, Delhi, a Masters from M.C.R.C Jamia Millia, and an M.Sc focused in Journalism from Columbia University in the City of New York. Appears regularly as an analyst on international television networks, like CNN, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, BBC and Al-Jazeera. Founder-Editor of Digital Platform Mojo Story.

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