Industrialist mukesh ambani and wife nita ambani at the book launch of the book. However, after mukesh ambanis reliance industries acquired the network 18, which was the parent channel of cnnibn, ibn7 and cnbc, sardesai resigned. Rajdeep sardesai, sagarika ghose quit cnnibn, network 18. Mukherjee had told rajdeep in the interview, let me complete. Media matters rajdeep sardesai on his relationship with arnab goswami, and other anecdotes from his book the tv journalists book on the 2014 elections also has some revelations about the media. Indiafacts reader rohan exposes rajdeep sardesais double standards over a debate about arvind kejriwals fixed interview with punya prasoon bajpai. When it comes to hypocrisy in indian journalism, rajdeep sardesai is its burj khalifa. Sagarika ghose born 8 november 1964 is an indian journalist, news anchor and author. The election that changed india by rajdeep sardesai. Exclusive excerpt from rajdeep sardesais book newsman. Mukherjee is also seen apologising for being rude at the end of the interview. Prior to setting up the ibn network, he was the managing editor of both ndtv 24x7 and ndtv india and was responsible for overseeing the news policy for both the channels. However, ambani s witty reply aptly shutt up rajdeep sardesai and proved why ambani stands as the richest man in india and his critics remain mere journalists.
In an interview with rajdeep sardesai, ambani had stated that he frequented the restaurant a lot in his college days and till date, it remains his favourite eatery in the city. With 26 years of journalistic experience in print and tv, sardesai was managing editor of the ndtv network before he set up t. Indias richest man, mukesh ambani also insulted rajdeep when he tried to portray ambani as the most powerful man of india. He points out how the polls marked a gradual shift in the indian politics destroying age old barriers of caste and creed. Controversial journalist rajdeep sardesai who currently is working with the india today. One of the shining lights of the post2002 era of indian journalism has been rajdeep sardesai. The life of tv journalist is not easy it comes with its share of hard work and sweat.
Mukesh ambani is an indian business tycoon, chairman of reliance industries limited ril and is ranked among the richest people in the world. Inside the network18 takeover sometime in early march, sardesai had got a call from ambani, who was livid. He will only get these types of people to interview, apart from congi guys. I think it was sometime in the late 90s when i had first seen rajdeep sardesai in mainstream media. Cnn ibn was a leading channel covering the oil price dispute. Sardesai comes with over 26 yrs of journalistic experience during which hes covered some of indias biggest political. I suppose rajdeep should be allowed to clarify his own stand. Pranab mukherjee scolds rajdeep sardesai, but thats not the complete story. Mukesh ambani biography childhood, life achievements. In a recent interview of mukesh ambani by rajdeep sardesai on 18th march, 2017, sardesai tried to make ambani confess that he is actually more than the government. In a career that started in 1988, he has been anchor, editor and columnist across tv and print. Mukesh ambani didnt like rajdeeps label and ended up saying that he doesnt take rajdeep sardesai seriously. Good friends mukesh ambani and sunil mittal indulge in spirit of bonhomie mittal said that despite competition, both carriers have to come together to build a better ecosystem. Legal complaint filed against rajdeep sardesai for.
Mukesh dhirubhai ambani born 19 april 1957 is an indian billionaire business magnate, and. Launch of rajdeep sardesais book by sourav ganguly at. Now mukesh ambani has insulted rajdeep sardesai on his face while rajdeep was conducting an interview. Yes pranab scolded rajdeep, but do you know he said. He was city editor of the times of india in mumbai at twentysix, became the managing editor of ndtv and later set up the ibn 18 network, including cnn ibn, ibn 7 and ibn lokmat. The election that changed india is a national best seller that has been translated into half a dozen languages. He has covered some of the biggest stories in india and the world. Archive 2007 narendra modi criticise rajdeep sardesai. Former president of india, pranab mukherjee gave his first ever interview after he left the office of the highest constitutional post of india. Reliance industries chief mukesh ambani talks about his personal life in a candid interview with rajdeep sardesai.
Sania mirza gives perfect reply to rajdeep sardesais. Bloomberg quint is a multiplatform, indian business and financial news company. The great indian cricket story, to be followed by a conversation between the author and former india captain sourav ganguly, with boria majumdar. Rajdeep asked, do you think you are the most powerful. Limited free passes available, so kindly check rsvp details below. The gin drinkers was published in the year 1998 and blind faith. Buy the election that changed india 2014 book online at best prices in india on. When mukesh ambani told rajdeep sardesai i dont take you. However, ambanis witty reply aptly shutt up rajdeep sardesai and proved why ambani stands as the richest man in india and his critics remain mere journalists.
You all are cordially invited to the launch of rajdeep sardesais book democracys xi. And while introducing his interviewee, rajdeep used the phrase indias most powerful man and clarified its not narendra modi, but rather mukesh ambani. We combine bloombergs global leadership in business and financial news and data, with quintillion medias deep expertise in the indian market and digital. It changed hands, with mukesh ambanis reliance group taking control from promoter raghav bahl. Even mukesh ambani knows what kind of journalism rajdeep stands for. While twitter is still debating whose version is correct, here is what rajdeep has written in his 2014 book 2014. This video clip was put up by the newslaundry team who later removed it.
If i were 25year old again, reliance industries would. Ghoses twitter interview with arvind kejriwal of the aam aadmi party in 20. The subsequent firing of rajdeep sardesai sent shock waves across the industry. Yes pranab scolded rajdeep, but do you know he said sorry too. They shook hands as well, with mittal even giving ambani a friendly pat. Rajdeep sardesai was the editorinchief, ibn18 network, that includes cnnibn, ibn 7 and ibn lokmat. He is a consulting editor at the india today group, and hosts the 9. Dal leader bhartruhari mahtab release a book comprising the interviews of former. Former ibn 18 editorinchief rajdeep sardesai will join the india today group as consulting editor on monday. Rajdeep sardesai born 24 may 1965 is an indian news anchor, author.
While starting that interview, he portrayed ambani someone more powerful than modi. Author sagarika ghose is also well known for her writings and has written two novels. Rajdeep asked, do you think you are the most powerful man in this country. Ap file photo sania mirza has the tenacity to be calm on the court and over the years has built up her personality to shut people up when a stray question comes her way. Indias newest media baron embraces censorship bloomberg. Pranab mukherjee scolds rajdeep sardesai, but thats not. Mukesh dhirubhai ambani born on 19 april 1957 is an indian business magnate and the chairman and managing director of reliance industries. Pranab mukherjee tells rajdeep sardesai to lower his voice. And on december 28, the birth anniversary of the late dhirubhai ambani, rcom signed a deal with elder brother mukesh ambanis reliance jio to sell four wireless infrastructure assets for rs. This hilariously witty reply from mukesh ambani shuts up. The former president was patently replying to the questions of rajdeep, but the senior journalist kept on interrupting pranab mukerjee.
When mukesh ambani told rajdeep sardesai i dont take you seriously. Rajdeep sardesai narendra modi, amit shah, rahul gandhi. It has taken nearly six years and rs 1,50,000 crore to give shape to mukesh ambani s most audacious ambition. When rajdeep finds time from enjoying the largesse given to him by mukesh ambani and from writing errorprone books on cricket, he hosts evening shows on indiatoday tv. Rajdeep sardesai is senior journalist, author and tv news presenter. A person involved with the production of the interview recalled that fernandes. Rajdeep sardesai sent out a farewell mail to his employees on friday evening informing them about him quitting the cnnibn news channel. I had like to believe livemints version of the story. What are the reasons behind he resignation of rajdeep sardesai and sagarika ghose from cnnibn. Today, during an interview with mukesh ambani, rajdeep sardesai indirectly tried to push same issue saying that mukesh ambani is most powerful person in india. Rajdeep sardesai read latest news articles by rajdeep. Rajdeep sardesai wife sagarika ghose biography youth.
A littleknown rightwing group has filed a legal complaint against veteran journalist, rajdeep sardesai, for inviting nandini sundar on his india today show on monday night. Rajdeep sardesai speaks to the quint about the most commonlylevelled allegations against him. The election that changed india rajdeep sardesai on. What are the reasons behind the resignations of rajdeep. Why indians love to hate rajdeep sardesai guruprasads. Two of indias most prominent anchors in english, rajdeep sardesai and sagarika. Yesterday morning, rajdeep sardesai, in just two tweets, ripped apart his former colleague arnab goswamis lie about covering gujarat riots of 2002. The interview was conducted by renounced journalist rajdeep sardesai. Mukesh ambani said in an interview to the economic times, he was happy that they overcome all their past issues at.
Rajdeep sardesai, the popular indian journalist, caught a hold of mukesh ambani at india today conclave 2017 and sat down for a short interview that was a live facebook broadcast. In an interview with rajdeep sardesai in march 2017, he said that his favourite food. These questions should be asked to raghav behl and to mukesh ambani. Today, you are expected to be a bhakt or a permanent critic one of the bestknown faces on television. Rajdeep sardesai is a senior journalist and author of the bestselling book, 2014. Rajdeep sardesai profile and articles published at. Pm modi was like schwarzenegger to many looking for a muscular leader. Cricket, my father and other heroes by rajdeep sardesai.
Rajdeep sardesai rajdeep sardesais new book democracys xi. Sania mirza had a poignant response for rajdeep sardesai after the latter asked a sexist question on air. He also didnt have a very good time while interviewing businessman mukesh ambani. This is mukesh ambanis favourite restaurant in mumbai. What do you feel about arvind kejriwals recent interview by rajdeep sardesai.1148 354 1156 743 1438 1105 634 218 1046 898 647 239 1189 188 1036 1315 424 331 9 1462 1276 1238 941 202 1411 1314 1324 957 1403 731 352 159 920 1171 1399 835 1028 49 272 418 509 1295 749 425