Tales From Shining and Sinking India brings to the fore, a realistic and detailed account of how broadcast media works in the country. The challenges, the technology and the editorial calls that go behind getting the true picture from ground zero. Peppered with fascinating photographs, this book is both a study of broadcast media and the dichotomy called India.
Akash Banerjee reports on politics and conflict-related issues from locations across the Indian subcontinent. As a news anchor he is also familiar face on TV. Educated at La Martiniere Boys College and St. Stephens College, he has worked with organisations like Times Now, Headlines Today and Radio Mirchi.