Friday, August 14, 2020

Amitabh Revi

Associate Editor

Amitabh Revi, Associate Editor
Amitabh Revi has spent over 23 years of his career tracking the twists and turns of foreign policy, defence, security and international relations both from the corridors of power, as well as on the field. He has reported extensively from Iraq, Afghanistan, the Seychelles, the Maldives, Pakistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Russia, Australia and the US. Amitabh has reported insightfully from conflict zones in the country as well: in Jammu and Kashmir, the North-East and Maoist targeted states. He has a M.A degree in International Politics from JNU.
Before SNI, he was Senior Editor, Senior Anchor and Senior Special Correspondent at NDTV for 18 years. He has also had a stint as Associate editor and prime time anchor and correspondent at WION (Zee’s international news channel). He has been awarded India’s most prestigious journalistic recognition- the Ramnath Goenka ‘On the Spot’ Reporting Prize – for excellence in covering the conflict in Iraq and the freeing of Indian nurses taken hostage by Da’esh/’I.S’. He is also the first recipient of the UN Dag Hammarskjold Distinguished Journalist Fellowship in New York.