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Paydesk has 314 journalists in India. Our journalists can do broadcast reports, as well as printed media and photography.

Our top journalists in India are Muheet Ul Islam and Sarah Aziz.

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We have journalists in Ahmedabad, Ajmer, Ayodhya, Bagepalli, Baghdad Ansar, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Churtela, Dehradun, Delhi, Dharwad, Ghaziabad, Goa Velha, Gurugram, Guwahati, Hazaribagh, Hyderabad, Imphal, Indon Ki Dhani, Indore, Jaipur, Jalgaon, Jammu, Jodhpur, Kannur, Kanpur, Kochi, Kolkata, Koppal, Kozhikode, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nashik, Navi Mumbai, New Delhi, Noida, Panjim, Patna, Prayagraj, Puducherry, Pune, Qadian, Raipur, Rishikesh, Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar, Shimla, Siliguri, Srinagar, Thiruvananthapuram, Uttarkashi, Vadodara, Varanasi, Velha Goa, Visakhapatnam and Wadgaon.

Journalists in India



Muheet Ul Islam

Srinagar, India
Muheet Ul Islam is a journalist and filmmaker who reports from the Indian-administered Kashmir.  His expertise lies in narrative journalism, honed at the Central University of Kashmir.

Muheet's work transcends borders, gaining recognition from a vast network of international media outlets.  Read moreThese include established names like TRT World, Voice of America, The New Arab, Newsweek Middle East and The Diplomat reflecting his dedication to sharing the stories of Kashmir with a global audience.
Languages
English Hindi Urdu
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast) Vox Pop
+14
Skills
Climate Change Fact Checking

Sarah Aziz

Kolkata, India
Sarah Aziz is a journalist based in Kolkata, India.
Languages
English
Services
Journalism
Skills
Social

Muzaffar Ahmad

New Delhi, India
Muzaffar Ahmad Noori Bajwa is the current Editor-in-chief of The Eastern Herald. Writing about diplomacy, Middle East affairs, Russian affairs, and war. Expert on Counter-terrorism and strategist on International policy.
Languages
English Hindi Punjabi
+1
Services
News Gathering Feature Stories Content Writing
+5
Skills
Business Politics Current Affairs
+8

Jitendra Choubey

New Delhi, India
Jitendra Choubey is Bangalore / New Delhi based Journalist. He writes on Environment, Climate Change, Natural hazard, Politics, Agriculture, Food, AgriBusiness, Agri-Technology and Science. He worked with magazine (Down To Earth) as well as daily newspaper (The New Indian Express) in India. He is Read moreinterested in writing long-form and crunching data. He has contributed to some international publications like Zenger, SciDev, DW, NATUR, LE MONDE on health, environment, wildlife and agriculture and food, contrbuted to German newspapers, Austrian magazine SUDWIND. 
He was fellow to Robert Bosch Stiftung Foundation, Germany in 2018. He has also experience of working with multilateral agency FAO, and think tank MS Swaminathan Research Foundation.

His current work can be viewed: https://www.newindianexpress.com/author/jitendra-choubey/
Languages
English Hindi
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast)
+14
Skills
Business Politics Current Affairs
+11

Sivaramakrishnan Parameswaran

Chennai, India
SIVARAMAKRISHNAN  (Siva) PARAMESWARAN is an award-winning senior international journalist based in Chennai, India.
-Multimedia and Multilingual journalism for over 34 years.
-Researching and writing online stories and  radio/TV content
-Experience includes newsgathering, field reporting, live Read morebroadcasts, etc.
-Fixer for international media houses including the BBC, CBC, CNN, Al Jazeera, France 24, SABC, JDS, TheAfricanGazette, Canada Uthayan, Lankafiles, and other organisations
-Skills include simultaneous translation, voiceover, scripting, setting up interviews, location fixing, PR,
-Translation of Scripts for TV & Radio production/subtitling/voiceover
Languages
English Hindi Malayalam
+3
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast)
+13
Skills
Business Politics Current Affairs
+14

Subhash Sharma

Mumbai, India
Subhash Sharma is a award winning  journalist / Photojournalist / Video Journalist / DOP  based in Mumbai, India. Available for assignments all over India within a short notice.

His work has been featured in various publications like  TIME magazine USA, Nikkei Japan, Venerdi Italy, The Globe and Read moreMail  Canada, Quebec Science,IEEE Spectrum USA, Courrier International Paris, The National Newspaper Abu Dhabi, Hindustan Times, G2 magazine, Foreign Policy,The Sunday Telegraph Sydney,Newscorp Australia, L'Express France, Daily Mail UK ,The Mirror UK etc.

He has Photographed & made Video Shorts for many reputed NGOs of the World like Comic Relief, The Cherrie Blair Foundation, Marie Stoppes UK, Eli Lily Tuberculosis Foundation, SEWA Gujarat, Karunalaya Chennai , World Animal Protection UK, Sightsavers UK etc.
AWARDS :
2011   : Media Foundation of India,2nd prize ,Arts & Culture.
2010   : CHINA International Press Photo Award 2010.
              1. GOLD PRIZE : Economy Science & Technology News Singles.
              2. SILVER PRIZE : People in the News & Portrait Stories.
2009   :  Viewing Restricted London school of Economics .
2008   :  1st prize INDIAN PRESS PHOTO AWARD , sports feature story category.
2006   :  1st prize HUMANITY PHOTO AWARD , CHINA , traditional sports category.
2005   :  Merit award, Epson color imaging contest , Japan.
2005   :  2nd place in the United Nations WHO ICF International Photo Contest  themed “ Images of Health and disability.
BOOKS:
Coffee Table books:
1. Digital Glimpses of India : 2007
2. Braj Ki Holi  : 2010
Languages
English Gujarati Hindi
+1
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast)
+11
Skills
Business Current Affairs Film & Theatre
+4

Saurabh Yadav

New Delhi, India
Saurabh Yadav is a journalist based in New Delhi, India.

Portfolio -https://muckrack.com/saurabh-yadav

His work has appeared in The Sydney Morning Herald, Newsclick.com, The Telegraph UK, The Hindu Business Line, The Caravan, The Times of London, Anadolu Agency.
He has worked with the Hindu Read moreGroup of newspapers and the Times Group in India and won an award for his reportage from Assam, India.
Languages
English Hindi
Services
Interview (Video / Broadcast) Vox Pop Documentaries
+10
Skills
Business Finance Current Affairs
+8

Suhail Akhtar

New Delhi, India
Suhail Akhtar is a journalist based in New Delhi, India.

To provide you with a better understanding of my work, I invite you to explore the following links:

Voice of America Profile: https://www.urduvoa.com/author/%D8%B3%DB%81%DB%8C%D9%84-%D8%A7%D8%AE%D8%AA%D8%B1-%D9%82%D8%A7%D8%B3%D9%85%DB%Read more8C/_mtyo

Independent Profile: 
https://www.independenturdu.com/article-author/%D8%B3%DB%81%DB%8C%D9%84-%D8%A7%D8%AE%D8%AA%D8%B1-%D9%82%D8%A7%D8%B3%D9%85%DB%8C

Profile in X: https://twitter.com/suhailqasmi
Languages
Arabic English Hindi
+1
Services
Documentaries
Skills
Politics Science & Environment Natural Disasters
+4

Bhaavan Goswami

New Delhi, India
A post-graduate in Business Journalism, Bhaavan Goswami has been working extensively in the field of non-fiction content. With a smooth skill set in terms of writing, photography, cinematography and Video-editing, he has worked with a number of renowned media houses and brands.

Goswami, who Read morecarries a total professional experience of 3 years has supplied content to international media brands like Al-Jazeera Arabic, Daily Mail UK, OZY and has dealt in terms of content with govt. authorities like the Tourism Authority of Thailand, South Africa Tourism, Nepal Tourism Board, Visit Japan.

The genre of content he has been working upon vastly expands from short features to documentaries, event coverage to typical interviews, commercial promos to music videos.

Presently, Goswami is associated in a full time behaviour with Media India Group, a French media house and publication as a production manager and video journalist where he is responsible for the entire digital production and publication.


Equipment Proficiency: DSLRs of all kinds, Sony FS 5, FS 7, Canon C100, Drones, Gimbals/Steadicam Stabilizers, Dolly/trollies
Languages
English
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast) Vox Pop
+5
Skills
Technology Science & Environment Sports
+3

Sanshey Biswas

New Delhi, India
Sanshey Biswas (he/him) is a journalist who has been working with newsrooms to build their multimedia capacity using phones and emerging technologies since 2017. He started his career as a print journalist before working on leading Indian publications' websites, social media and video strategies. Read moreHe now runs In Old News, a media company that is working on making learning and publishing resources more accessible to journalists. He also reports and produces journalistic stories for media publications. Continuing to work on stories has helped him learn and apply new skills like animation and design.
Languages
English
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast)
+7
Skills
Current Affairs Technology Science & Environment
+5

Darshan Singh

New Delhi, India
Darshan Singh is a Camera person and sound recordist based in New Delhi, India having experience of more than 20 years.
Darshan has also worked for Documenatry for NGC and other International channels.
Languages
English Hindi
Services
Interview (Video / Broadcast) Vox Pop Documentaries
+2
Skills
Sports Travel

Jasbir Singh

Qadian, India
jasbir Singh is a journalist based in Qadian, Punjab, India.
As a distinguished correspondent for EasternHerald News, I specialize in reporting on a diverse range of topics, encompassing the dynamic political landscape of Punjab, India, as well as delving into the intricate geopolitical relations Read morebetween the United States and Russia. My expertise extends to the vibrant world of fashion, where I bring a unique perspective on the latest trends and developments. Additionally, I possess a deep understanding of Balkans affairs, offering insightful and comprehensive coverage. My role at EasternHerald News also includes editorial responsibilities, where I contribute to shaping the news narrative with a focus on accuracy, depth, and relevance.
Languages
English Punjabi
Services
News Gathering Feature Stories Corporate Content
+3
Skills
Business Finance Politics
+13

Priyanka Mukherjee

Delhi, India
I am an  independent photojournalist and documentary filmmaker based out of Delhi.Started my career with Times of India in 2012 and has subsequently been a part of weekly Die Zeit and working in child and women welfare sector from last few years with an Ngo.

Since I was a child, there has always Read morebeen an urge within me to capture the essence of human spirit, especially of resilient people emerging from crises, not willing to give up a fight, that is the reason I feel more connected to Documentary photography.It is the sector of the society on which I want to use photography skills the most.

I have been travelling to different part of the world for projects and in search of stories which makes me understand different communities, caste and sectors. Also helped me to work in a stressed and conflicted environment and  makes me more connected to people of all sectors.
Languages
Bengali English Hindi
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast) Vox Pop
+17
Skills
Politics Current Affairs Science & Environment
+18

Surajit Sharma

Guwahati, India
I am Surajit, based in Guwahati, a north-eastern city of India. I am a professional photographer, videographer and video editor. I also operate drones. I am specialsed in documentation and photo and video journalism. Apart from that I do event photography and videography too.
Languages
Bengali English Hindi
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast) Vox Pop
+13
Skills
Current Affairs Science & Environment Natural Disasters
+9

Saiyed Moziz Imam Zaidi

New Delhi, India
Saiyed Moziz Imam Zaidi is a journalist based in New Delhi, India.


Have worked in Print Digital and Video. 
I was head of planning video services in PTI, Bureau Chief in IANS a print and digital news agency and Associate Editor in ANI

I have last worked with PTI video services as Head Read morePlanning, prior to that I was in IANS as Associate Editor/Bureau Chief in IANS. 

I have contributed articles to Firstpost Hindi ,Newslaundary and TV9 Hindi in the past 

I have also worked in Television medium with ANI, News Nation, India TV and some other news channel.
Languages
English Hindi
Services
Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast) News Gathering
+5
Skills
Finance Current Affairs Breaking News
+2

Urmi Chanda

Mumbai, India
Urmi Chanda is a journalist based in Mumbai, India. She specialises in Indic studies and writes on history, art, heritage, and culture. A scholar of religion, she can write incisively on related subjects.
Languages
English
Services
Feature Stories Content Writing Corporate Content
+3
Skills
Arts & Books Film & Theatre Music
+4

Adil Hussain

No location set
Adil Hussain is an independent documentary photojournalist based in Srinagar. His work focuses on conflict, politics, social and daily affairs in Indian controlled Kashmir. His work has appeared in Time Magazine, BBC, ABC News, NRC Handelsblad, Mashable, LePoint, Qdaily China, Global Voices, The Read moreWire, The Quint, among other publications.
Languages
English Hindi Kashmiri
+1
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Documentaries News Gathering
+4
Skills
Business Politics Current Affairs
+13

Shaikh Azizur Rahman

Kolkata, India
Shaikh Azizur Rahman is a journalist based in Kolkata, India. He has produced news stories, features and multimedia reports for several global media outlets, including the Guardian, Voice of America, New York Times, London Telegraph, Sydney Morning Herald and Toronto Star.
Languages
English
Services
Content Writing
Skills
Current Affairs

Abdul Gani

Guwahati, India
Abdul Gani is a seasoned journalist based in Guwahati, in the northeastern region of India, with a distinguished career reporting on critical issues such as citizenship, ethnic violence, and human rights in Assam. His investigative work has brought international attention to the complexities and Read moresensitivities of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam, particularly highlighting the human stories of individuals like Shahjahan Kazi and Mohammad Azmal Haque, who have been ensnared by the controversial citizenship process. Gani's reporting has illuminated the political debates and the dire humanitarian consequences of the NRC, which controversially excluded four million people from its final draft, sparking fears of widespread statelessness.

Gani's articles delve into the ethnic strife between the Bodo community and Muslims in Assam, documenting the tragic loss of life and the mass displacement that ensued. He provides a vivid account of the aftermath, including the living conditions in relief camps such as Narayanguri and the ongoing security concerns of those displaced. His work is particularly noted for its focus on the legal and societal obstacles that residents of Assam, including retired Indian Army personnel, encounter when attempting to establish their citizenship amidst bureaucratic and systemic barriers.

His contributions to journalism have been recognized internationally, with his works featured in prominent media outlets including The Guardian, Al Jazeera, The Times of India, Outlook, TRT World, Anadolu Agency, and The Citizen. Through his extensive reporting and storytelling, Abdul Gani has become a respected voice in media, shedding light on the pressing issues facing Assam and its people, and ensuring that their stories resonate with audiences around the world.
Languages
Assamese Bengali English
+1
Services
Video Package (Web / Broadcast) Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Interview (Video / Broadcast)
+11
Skills
Politics Current Affairs Film & Theatre
+2

Naleen Kumar

Jaipur, India
Naleen Kumar is a journalist based in Jaipur, India - a versatile linguist and multimedia professional, currently thriving in the role of a freelance translator, subtitler, and linguist specializing in Hindi. Previously worked for the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) in London and the Press Read moreTrust of India (PTI) in New Delhi.
Languages
English Hindi
Services
Audio package (Radio / Podcast) Vox Pop Content Writing
+4
Skills
Politics Current Affairs Research
+1

Vandita Agrawal

New Delhi, India
Vandita Agrawal is an established freelance investigative journalist, published in The Times of India, indiatimes.com, and captain-planet.net. Her in-depth stories on US politics, international affairs, human rights, and climate change always ruffle a few feathers.
Languages
English Hindi
Services
Journalism
Skills
Politics Current Affairs Technology
+9

Rakesh Kalshian

New Delhi, India
Rakesh Kalshian is an independent journalist based in New Delhi, India, with over two decades of experience in the field. His work critically examines the complex interplay between science, politics, nature, culture, and religion. Kalshian has covered a wide range of topics, including the socio-Read moreeconomic challenges facing India's youth, the ethical concerns surrounding Big Data and digital privacy, and the triumphs and tribulations of athletes like Santhi Soundarajan. His investigative pieces have shed light on the shady politics of climate change, the plight of workers at the world's largest ship-breaking yard in Gujarat, and the repression of indigenous people in India's extractive industries.

Kalshian's journalism also critiques the neoliberal economic model, highlighting its impact on society and the environment. He has delved into the nexus between nation-states, corporations, and global institutions, including media, academia, and NGOs, particularly in the context of environmental geopolitics. His reviews of literary works, such as 'Alternative futures: India Unshackled', reflect his interest in urban development, environmental activism, and socio-economic reforms, as well as his engagement with utopian ideals and the potential of anthologies to inspire societal change.

A recipient of prestigious fellowships, Kalshian was a British Chevening fellow at Westminster University in 1998 and a Nieman fellow at Harvard University in 1999-2000. He has been a member of the Washington DC-based International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) since 2001. Kalshian has also edited books on the seamy side of India's mining industry and the politics of energy in South Asia, further establishing his reputation as a journalist committed to uncovering the intricate and often obscured realities of the modern world.
Languages
English Hindi Punjabi
+1
Services
Feature Stories Content Writing Research
+3
Skills
Politics Current Affairs Technology
+12

Ashik Ks

Thiruvananthapuram, India
Ashik K.S has been active in Multimedia journalism since the past two decades, covering major events and assignments for national and international media houses. His latest stint was for two years with Zoomin.TV, a leading online news network in Europe. He joined as the Video Journalist (VJ) Read moreNetwork Coordinator- Asia on January 1, 2014. During his tenure which concluded on December 31, 2015, he has synchronized and worked with about 300 VJs from Asia particularly in South Eastern countries.

In the process, he has developed good contacts in these regions, enabling him to identify, groom and recruit potential VJs for the international online news network . He was directly responsible to the desk for the output of the VJs from Asia, who performed under his guidance.

He has also been associated with the Associated press Television ( APTN ) and other international television channels for the last nine years. Some of the major stories / events covered by him during his career
Languages
English
Services
Drone Footage
Skills
Business Finance Current Affairs
+16

Claude Arpi

Puducherry, India
Claude Arpi is a writer based in Auroville near Puducherry, India.
Languages
English
Services
Journalism
Skills
Politics

Sanjay Pandey

Mumbai, India
I am a multi-platform journalist with work published in different Indian and international media outlets, including Aljazeera English, DW, Friday Magazine, Barcroft TV and The Sun. I also take up fixing assignments and work with international journalists with their projects in Indian subcontinent. Read moreHave worked as a Desk Editor with Reuters and The Telegraph. I am trained in writing, editing, planning and prioritizing content for online, broadcast, radio and print media.
Languages
Bihari Bengali English
+1
Services
News Gathering Feature Stories Content Writing
+9
Skills
Fact Checking
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