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Lalit Shastri heads newsroom24x7.com as Editor-in-Chief. He is a livewire journalist with over 30 years of experience in mainstream print-media. As Editor and Special Correspondent with leading media groups, he has witnessed the dynamics of politics, versatility of Indian democracy and the most minute aspects of governance from close range. His commitment to journalism as a means to empower people by keeping them informed is recognised by everyone concerned.
Lalit has left a huge impact by his trailblazing investigative reporting. He is devoted to wildlife, ecology and environment. He is an avid bird watcher and an acclaimed wildlife documentary maker. His book on the 1984 Bhopal gas disaster is a reference volume and figures in the catalog of prestigious libraries in many countries, including the Library of Congress in the US. The book “Political Mirage-50 years after India became Republic” written by him is a telling commentary on corruption and lack of accountability among those holding public offices. [Wiki Link]
Shivani Bhardwaj, a lawyer by profession and journalist by passion, is infusing new energy and dynamism to Newsroom24x7 as Editor.
After graduating from National Law Institute University (NLIU), Bhopal, Shivani has worked with many reputed law firms and dealt with cases ranging from corporate to criminal. She has an LLM degree in Energy Laws and is one of the first lawyers in India with specialization in this field.
Her main focus and attention revolves around global economiy, infrastructure, environment and the laws.
During his 35 year long journalistic journey, Sunder got the opportunity to get a ring side view of political, social and economic developments at the national and global levels. He has covered a range of beats from the strategic areas of space and nuclear energy to Health, Environment, Housing and Urban Development. At the national bureau in Delhi, his ‘beats’ pertained to reporting various Union ministries.
Sunder has been with the national bureau of The Hindu at Delhi as a Special Correspondent. In 2014, he opted to move to Bhopal and was appointed as Deputy Editor in charge of Madhya Pradesh.
Sunder, who did his M Sc in Organic Chemistry from St Stephens College, Delhi University, has an active presence online on Twitter and Facebook.
Our Fashion and Corporate Columnist in UAE, Shaily Kalra is a fashion designing expert. After graduating from Delhi University, she honed her skills in fashion technology at National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) in New Delhi.
Shaily lives in Dubai, where she has been following the latest fashion trends and the corporate milieu from inside the ring. Earlier, Shaily was a computer faculty in Computer Graphic Instituute (CGI), Delhi.
Newsroom24x7 Correspondent Anusha Narain is an Oxford Graduate with seven years of work experience. She has worked for national dailies such as The Hindu, The Times of India and Dainik Bhaskar. She likes to write about environment, social and animal welfare issues.