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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: Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey quits police job to join politics

Aaj Ki Baat | Sep 23, 2020, 11:01 PM IST

Director General of Police (DGP) Bihar Gupteshwar Pandey has sought early retirement from services and state Governor Phagu Chauhan has reportedly accepted his resignation.

Aaj Ki Baat: How Chinese army is using Hollywood war movie scenes in war drill video

Aaj Ki Baat | Sep 22, 2020, 11:02 PM IST

China's propaganda video move has backfired and made it look like a nation of wannabes. It is not merely an infringement of copyright laws but also shows China as mere copycats.

Aaj Ki Baat: Watch how opposition MPs misbehaved in Rajya Sabha during passage of farm bills

Aaj Ki Baat | Sep 21, 2020, 11:11 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that some people are fearing losing control in the agriculture sector, therefore, misleading farmers on the new farm bills that were passed in the Parliament for the betterment of country's farmers.

Aaj Ki Baat: Why PM Modi told farmers not to be misled about new farm bills

Aaj Ki Baat | Sep 18, 2020, 10:57 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi stoutly defended farm sector reform bills, asserting that they will act as a "protection shield" for farmers and accused those opposing the measures of standing with middlemen and "deceiving" and "lying" to peasants.

Aaj Ki Baat: How Jaish-e-Mohammed tried to carry out another Pulwama-type attack in Kashmir

Aaj Ki Baat | Sep 17, 2020, 11:40 PM IST

A Pulwama-like terror attack has been averted after 52 kg of explosives were found near Jammu and Kashmir highway, Army said on Thursday.

Aaj Ki Baat: India TV's ground report from forward air base as Army, IAF fully prepared near LAC in Ladakh

Aaj Ki Baat | Sep 15, 2020, 11:07 PM IST

As the border remains tense in eastern Ladakh, the Indian Army has stocked up on special clothing, diet and shelter for the long haul to battle the harsh winter at heights exceeding 12,000 feet and temperature as extreme as minus 50 degrees Celsius.

Aaj Ki Baat: How China has collected vital data on our VVIPs for launching hybrid warfare

Aaj Ki Baat | Sep 14, 2020, 11:46 PM IST

Over 10,000 prominent Indians including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, President Kovind, CDS chief Bipin Rawat others are being monitored by China via a Shenzen-based technology company with links to the Chinese government

India TV Exclusive: AIIMS medical team probing poisoning angle in Sushant death case

Aaj Ki Baat | Sep 07, 2020, 11:25 PM IST

NCB continued questioning Rhea Chakraborty for the second day today. As the investigation into Sushant Singh Rajput's mysterious death, NCB claims that the officials are not satisfied with Rhea's answers and will confront her with her younger brother Showik Chakraborty, Rajput's house manager Samuel Miranda and his house staffer Dipesh Sawant in order to ascertain their individual roles in this alleged drug racket after it obtained mobile phone chat records and other electronic data that suggested some banned drugs were allegedly procured by these people.

Aaj Ki Baat: Why Mumbai psychiatrist Kersi Chawda told police, Sushant was not suffering from bipolar disorder

Aaj Ki Baat | Sep 04, 2020, 11:01 PM IST

Tightening its noose around Rhea Chakraborty, the Narcotics Control Bureau on Friday night arrested her brother Showik and Sushant Singh Rajput's house manager Samuel Miranda as it probed the drug angle in the death of the Bollywood star.

Aaj Ki Baat: Sushant's sister Mitu alleges, Rhea made her brother mentally ill

Aaj Ki Baat | Sep 03, 2020, 11:06 PM IST

Actress Rhea Chakraborty's father reached the DRDO guest house here on Thursday for questioning by the CBI for the third consecutive day in the case of death of her boyfriend and film star Sushant Singh Rajput, a police official said. Rhea Chakraborty and her family members are accused of abetting the suicide of Rajput (34), who was found hanging in his flat in Mumbai's Bandra area on June 14.

Aaj Ki Baat: Why 118 Chinese apps including PUBG Mobile banned in India

Aaj Ki Baat | Sep 03, 2020, 08:41 AM IST

In a major move, the government on Wednesday blocked 118 mobile apps including popular game PUBG Mobile citing these were prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, Defence of India, Security of State and Public Order.

Aaj Ki Baat: Why Sushant's father said, Rhea is a murderer; Sushant’s sisters also attack Rhea

Aaj Ki Baat | Aug 27, 2020, 11:28 PM IST

Sushant Singh Rajput's father KK Singh has come forward and accused Rhea Chakraborty of killing his son. He has also demanded that she should be arrested.

Aaj Ki Baat: More deleted WhatsApp messages on drugs found on Rhea’s cellphone

Aaj Ki Baat | Aug 26, 2020, 11:09 PM IST

A day after ED wrote to the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) to look into the drug angle in the Sushant Singh Rajput death case, the NCB registered a case on the basis of the ED communique on Wednesday.

Aaj Ki Baat: Why Narcotics Control Bureau is going to probe drugs angle in Sushant’s death case?

Aaj Ki Baat | Aug 25, 2020, 11:18 PM IST

The Enforcement Directorate (ED), which is probing a money laundering angle into the death of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput and has questioned his girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty, has referred some evidence to the CBI and the Narcotics Control Bureau about her alleged links to banned drugs, a charge vehemently denied by her lawyer.

PM Modi and IndiaTV Editor-in-Chief Rajat Sharma remember Arun Jaitley on his first death anniversary

News | Aug 24, 2020, 10:06 AM IST

Arun Ji diligently served India. His wit, intellect, legal acumen and warm personality were legendary, tweets PM Narendra Modi on the first death anniversary of Arun Jaitley.

Aaj Ki Baat: The challenge before CBI in Sushant Singh Rajput case

Aaj Ki Baat | Aug 20, 2020, 11:10 PM IST

CBI team has arrived in Mumbai to investigate Sushant Singh Rajput case. What direction will the investigation go in now? Watch Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma to know more.

Aaj Ki Baat: Will Mumbai Police hand over Sushant case probe to CBI?

Aaj Ki Baat | Aug 19, 2020, 11:23 PM IST

Supreme Court on Wednesday (August 19) handed Sushant Singh Rajput probe to CBI. Will Mumbai Police hand over the case to CBI? Watch Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma.

Aaj Ki Baat: Why SC said there was no need to transfer PM CARES funds to NDRF

Aaj Ki Baat | Aug 18, 2020, 11:33 PM IST

Supreme Court of India said that there was no need to transfer PM-CARES funds to National Disaster Relief Fund. Watch Aaj Ki Baat with Rajat Sharma to know the reason.

Aaj Ki Baat: The truth behind an obscene painting of Lord Krishna that went viral

Aaj Ki Baat | Aug 17, 2020, 11:33 PM IST

A painting is going viral on social media. On social networking site Twitter, there is a demand to arrest a painter named Akram Hussain. Here is the truth behind an obscene painting.

Rashtrapati Bhavan holds 'At Home' ceremony, India TV Editor-In-Chief Rajat Sharma in attendance

News | Aug 15, 2020, 08:07 PM IST

On the ocassion of Independence Day, President Ram Nath Kovind held 'At Home' ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. The ceremony saw attendance from Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu, Loksabha Speaker Om Birla and others. India TV Editor-In-Chief Rajat Sharma was present for the ceremony as well.


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