The Independent

  • Indianorigin named editor of 'The Independent' June 17, 2013

    London: A 29yearold Indianorigin journalist was on Monday named the editor of The Independent, becoming the first nonwhite editorial head of a UK national paper. Amol Rajan will replace Chris Blackhurst, becoming Fleet Street's first nonwhite newspaper editor. He was previously the paper's comment editor. Rajan was born in Kolkata before...
  • Vinod Mehta calls it a day at 'Outlook' February 1, 2012

    New Delhi: Vinod Mehta on Wednesday relinquished the charge as EditorinChief of 'Outlook' after being in the post for 17 years. He will continue as advisor of the magazine. Krishna Prasad, at present the Editor, will now assume the post of EditorinChief. "I am still with Outlook. I have just relinquished the...