Droutinelife : Sagarika Ghose Wiki – Sagarika Ghose is an Indian journalist, news anchor and an author. Since 1991 she has worked as a journalist at The Times Of India, Outlook magazine and The Indian Express. The daring women is the deputy editor and a prime time anchor on the news network CNN-IBN. She is not only a journalist but also a writer. She has written two books named The Gin Drinkers and Blind Faith. As a journalist she has received several Indian awards.
Sagrika Ghose Biography
Sagarika Ghose was born on 8 November 1964 in New Delhi, India. She has done bachelor degree in History from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi. She also has a Bachelor’s in Modern History from Magdalen College and an M.Phil. from St Antony’s College, Oxford. She is a Social media activist just like Barkha Dutt. For doing her journalist works, she several times received threatening calls, which scared her alot and taking much care about her daughter. One of her two books The Gin Drinkers was also published in the Netherlands in 1998.
Sagarika Ghose Personal Profile
Name : Sagarika Ghose
Birthplace : New Delhi, India
Date of birth : 8 November 1964
Age : 53 years
Height : 5’6″ approx.
Notable credit : Face The Nation
Spouse : Rajdeep Sardesai
Son : Ishan
Daughter : Tarini
Sagrika Ghose Career
Ghose has been a journalist since 1991 and has worked at The Times Of India and The Indian Express. In 2004 she has became the first woman to host Question Time India. Presently, she is the deputy editor and a prime time anchor on the news network CNN-IBN. Her writings and broadcasts have earned her popularity and also criticism from right-wing viewers.
Sagrika Ghose Family
Sagarika Ghose is the daughter of Bhaskar Ghose, formerly of the Indian Administrative Service and erstwhile Director General of Doordarshan. She has two aunts one of them is Arundhati Ghose, former ambassador and diplomat and the other is Ruma Pal, former justice of the Supreme Court of India.
Sagrika Ghose Marriage/Husband
Sagarika Ghose is married to Rajdeep Sardesai, who is an Indian journalist and news presenter. The couple has two children, son Ishan and daughter Tarini.
Sagrika Ghose Awards and Honors
Sagarika Ghose’s show Question Time Didi is based interaction with Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee and students, from which Banerjee famously stormed out mid-way, received the NT Award for Best Public Debate Show in 2013. She was awarded the “Gr8-ITA award for Excellence in Journalism” in 2009. In 2005 from FICCI Ladies Organisation, she has received an “Excellence in Journalism Award”. In 2012 she received the “CF Andrews Award” for Distinguished Alumnus from St Stephen’s College. In 2014, The Rhodes Project, named Sagarika as one of the 13 famous women Rhodes Scholars in the world.