News anchors play an important link between journalists and people, they work day and night with field reporters to provide all possible information that keeps us updated about what’s going around in the world. While news broadcasting, they keep their personal problems aside, read the news for us with a smiley face. Their consistent hard work and dedication to journalism make the news media more popular among people.
There are various such news anchors, people follow on news channels but they don’t have much information about their personal and their professional life. As per my recent research, I found that some news anchors are the most searched personality on Google in India. And I have taken the list of these anchors from the Google trends portal. Today I am going to provide some information about these popular faces of the news media.
List of Popular Indian TV News Anchors in 2021
Arnab Goswami is one of the very popular names in indian journalism. He is the most searched news anchor on google. During my research, I also found an article in which the BBC mentioned Arnab Goswami becoming a household name in urban India. He is popular among Indians of all languages. He started getting audience attention from his night debate show at Times Now. Some like his straight forward anchoring style and some criticize him. But he ignored all negative criticism and threats. He is utterly doing his duty as journalist, editor and anchor. Currently he is managing director and chief editor of Republic Media Networks.
Anjana Om Kashyap
Anjana Om Kashyap has been covering a long journey to make her place in the news media. She worked for various news channels such as Doordarshan, News24 and Zee news. During the day of her journalism, she is criticized for being Pro-BJP comments. Presently she is working as executive editor for the Hindi channel Aaj tak.
Ravish Kumar is an outstanding news anchor and the face of popular news channel NDTV. He became very popular among people from his popular primetime show ‘Desh ki Baat’ for this news channel. He is criticized as an anti-BJP news anchor over his critical reporting of BJP MODI government work. But he is doing his job fearlessly. He is currently working as a Senior Executive Editor in the Hindi news channel NDTV.
Sweta Singh is one of the well-known female faces of Aaj Tak. In 1998, she started up her career in electronic media. Before Aaj Tak, she has worked for many news channels such as Zee News and Sahara. For her consistent honesty, hard work, and dedication to journalism, she has been acknowledged by many awards. Presently, she is working at Aaj Tak as a news anchor and Executive Editor of Special Programming.
The person behind the successful news channel Zee News is none other than Sudhir Chaudhary. He is the Editor-in-Chief of WION, DNA and Zee News. Sudhir Chaudhary”. He is always appreciated for his outstanding work in journalism.
Rajdeep Sardesai is a well-known India anchor for his commentary on various matters which involves topics of national importance. Presently he is working as a consulting editor at the India Today group, simultaneously he is serving as an anchor for India today. He has always been in controversy, recently he was suspended from India Today for spreading fake news through his Twitter account.
Rajat Sharma is a senior most Indian journalist. He was honoured with Padma Bhushan for his outstanding contribution in journalism in 2015. He got popularity among the audience by his popular tv show ” Aap ki Adalat”. He is currently the chairman and Editor in chief of India Tv.
Barkha Dutt is India’s youngest journalist. During 1999 indo-pak kargil war, she appeared as a household name for her fearless frontline war reporting. Nowadays, she is running own youtube channel MoJo Story. She writes for weekly columns in The Hindustan Times and The Washington Post.
Rubika Liyaqyat became popular for her rhetoric style of anchoring the show “Taal Thok Ke” at Zee News. She worked in this channel as senior editor and anchor. Presently she is working as anchor for the ABP news channel and also as a host of primetime show “Master Stroke”.