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Rajat Sharma Rajat Sharma DOB: 18 February 1957

India's most popular news anchor Rajat Sharma is the Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of the nation's top Hindi news channel India TV. His courtroom show Aap Ki Adalat draws millions of viewers on weekends. He also hosts the popular 9 pm prime time news show, Aaj Ki Baat, on weeknights. He has been a familiar face on TV for over two decades and was awarded the Padma Bhushan by the Government of India in 2015 in recognition of his service in the field of literature and education. Before joining television, he was the Editor of Onlooker, Sunday Observer and The Daily. Currently, he is the President of News Broadcasters Association (NBA) and Vice President, Strategic Affairs of The Indian Broadcasting Foundation.

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VIDEOS

Aaj Ki Baat: What Mumbai NDPS court judge said while rejecting Aryan Khan’s bail plea?

Aaj Ki Baat | Oct 20, 2021, 10:57 PM IST

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan and Gauri Khan's son Aryan Khan's bail application was rejected by Mumbai's NDPS in connection with his alleged involvement in the cruise drugs party case. Moreover, a copy of the order soon surfaced which highlighted details about why Aryan's bail was rejected. Watch Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma.

Aaj Ki Baat: How prepared is India against China at LAC?

Aaj Ki Baat | Oct 19, 2021, 10:33 PM IST

What is China's plan at the LAC? How prepared is Indian Army to face it? Watch the exclusive Interview with Eastern Army Command chief on ground situation at LAC in Arunachal Pradesh in this episode of Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma.

Aaj Ki Baat: Are Bangladesh and Kashmir victims of same conspiracy?

Aaj Ki Baat | Oct 19, 2021, 08:58 AM IST

While the world was stunned at the news of Hindu temples being vandalized in Bangladesh, reports of target killings have surfaced from the Kashmir valley. Is the same conspiracy underway in Kashmir? Watch Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma.

Aaj Ki Baat: Jihadi mobs in Bangladesh attacked Durga Puja pandals, broke idols

Aaj Ki Baat | Oct 15, 2021, 12:59 PM IST

Grand Mufti of Kashmir appeals to Hindus, Sikhs not to leave Valley. Why Narcotics Control Bureau is strongly opposing Aryan Khan’s bail petition. for more watch Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma on India TV.

Aaj Ki Baat: How Sikh youths in Punjab are being converted to Christianity by missionaries, SGPC raises alarm

Aaj Ki Baat | Oct 13, 2021, 10:47 PM IST

Political storm in Punjab over BSF given powers to search, seize, arrest in border areas. Why Sharad Pawar alleged, NCB, CBI, ED, Income Tax, other agencies are being misused? for more watch Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma on India TV.

Aaj Ki Baat: ISIS claims responsibility for killing of ‘chaat’ vendor from Bihar in Srinagar, releases video

Aaj Ki Baat | Oct 13, 2021, 06:16 AM IST

4-member terror group that killed Hindu, Sikh civilians in Valley identified by security forces. Why farmer leaders didn’t allow Priyanka, Jayant Chaudhary from addressing Kisan Morcha meet in Lakhimpur Kheri. for more Watch Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma on India TV

Aaj Ki Baat: Will Imran make Pakistan another Taliban? In today's talk, watch how Imran is following the path of insurgent group

Aaj Ki Baat | Oct 12, 2021, 09:25 AM IST

Aaj Ki Baat: Will Imran make Pakistan another Taliban? In today's talk, watch how Imran is following the path of insurgent group

Aaj Ki Baat: Will the minister’s son Ashish Mishra appear before Lakhimpur Kheri police tomorrow

Aaj Ki Baat | Oct 08, 2021, 11:25 PM IST

Why Supreme Court made strong remarks about handling of Lakhimpur Kheri probe? Will SRK’s son Aryan, his friends Arbaaz, Munmun have to spend 15 days in jail? for more Watch Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma on India TV.

Aaj Ki Baat: Terrorists checked I-cards, asked Muslims to go, then shot Sikh principal, Hindu teacher in Srinagar school

Aaj Ki Baat | Oct 08, 2021, 06:26 AM IST

Interview with Jammu Kashmir Lt. Gov Manoj Sinha on terrorists targeting non-Muslims. How Punjab, Uttarakhand Congress leaders were prevented by UP police from proceeding towards Lakhimpur Kheri. for more Watch Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma on India TV.

Aaj Ki Baat: A Kashmiri Pandit daughter in Srinagar throws a challenge to terrorists who killed her father

Aaj Ki Baat | Oct 06, 2021, 10:49 PM IST

Hurriyat leader Gilani’s last video on his successor embarrasses Pak spy agency ISI. After daylong drama, Rahul, Priyanka meet families of victims in Lakhimpur Kheri. for more Watch Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma on India TV.

Aaj Ki Baat | Video of Lakhimpur incident surfaces, was the minister's son in the jeep?

Aaj Ki Baat | Oct 05, 2021, 11:51 PM IST

After a viral video of Lakhimpur surfaced today, an FIR has been lodged, which accuses Ashish Mishra as the prime suspect in the incident. Moreover, an SIT has been probed to investigate the situation. Watch Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma.

Aaj Ki Baat | Who is to be blamed for Lakhimpur violence?

Aaj Ki Baat | Oct 04, 2021, 10:51 PM IST

Lakhimpur violence has taken the nation's attention by storm. While the stories of Lakhimpur are all over the news, some leaders in India are politicising the issue and blaming the government. Watch this episode of Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma.

Aaj Ki Baat | Why Capt. Amarinder Singh said, he is no more in Congress?

Aaj Ki Baat | Oct 01, 2021, 09:04 AM IST

While Captain Amarinder Singh declared that he will be quitting Congress, he also put an end to the speculations of him joining BJP. Watch this episode of Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma.

Editor-in-chief of India TV Mr. Rajat Sharma, elected as NBDA President for 5th time

News | Sep 27, 2021, 04:20 PM IST

Rajat Sharma, Editor-in-chief and Chairman of India TV, has been elected as News Broadcasters & Digital Association (NBDA) President at NBDA Board meeting held today. NBDA is the largest organization of news broadcasters, consisting of almost all major news networks of the country.

Aaj Ki Baat: What Modi, Biden discussed during bilateral talks in White House today

Aaj Ki Baat | Sep 24, 2021, 11:00 PM IST

A look at Modi’s past meetings with former US Presidents in White House. Kamala Harris received from Modi copy of Govt of India notification of her grandpa’s appointment. for more Watch Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma on India TV.

Aaj Ki Baat: Pics of ISI trained Pak girls laying honey traps to collect army, missile secrets from Indian jawans

Aaj Ki Baat | Sep 23, 2021, 10:52 PM IST

Pakistani girls with fake profiles of Puja, Ishanika, Jasmit, Sanvi share videos, chat with Indian targets. How army killed 3 Pak infiltrators in Uri, J&K, seized 5 AK47 rifles, 7 pistols, grenades. for more Watch Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma on India TV.

Aaj Ki Baat: Capt. Amarinder Singh lashes out at advisers for misguiding ‘inexperienced’ Rahul, Priyanka

Aaj Ki Baat | Sep 22, 2021, 11:33 PM IST

Renewing his attack on Congress Punjab party chief Navjot Singh Sidhu, former CM Captain Amarinder Singh said that the cricketer-turned-politician is 'dangerous for the country'. In an exclusive interview with India TV, Singh also hit out at party top leadership's advisors namely Randeep Singh Surjewala and KC Venugopal for ill-advising Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra.

Aaj Ki Baat: Did Mahant commit suicide fearing release of a morphed video with a woman?

Aaj Ki Baat | Sep 21, 2021, 11:17 PM IST

Mahant Narendra Giri's hand-written note clearly states that the seer had commited suicide and also has named his estranged disciple Anand Giri and the priest of the Hanuman temple, Adya Tiwari and his son Sandeep Tiwari. The note which was exclusively accessed by India TV states that the seer was mentally harassed and being blackmailed by Anand Giri. He wrote, "Anand Giri was going to release a morphed image and video of me with a woman, which will tarnish my image and would bring disgrace to the position which I hold."

Aaj Ki Baat | Why Akhada Parishad chief Narendra Giri took his own life?

Aaj Ki Baat | Sep 20, 2021, 10:57 PM IST

Akhil Bharatiya Akhada Parishad president Mahant Narendra Giri was found dead on Monday. Giri's body was found in Baghambari mutt in Uttar Pradesh's Prayagraj. According to initial reports, he was found hanging.

Aaj Ki Baat: How India created world record by administering 2-plus crore Covid vaccine doses today

Aaj Ki Baat | Sep 17, 2021, 11:53 PM IST

India has broken all previous records administering over 2 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses in a day registering a phenomenal feat on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 71st birthday on Friday (September 17.)

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