Anchal Vohra

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Anchal Vohra is an Indian journalist and TV correspondent.[1] She is also a fellow of the Observer Research Foundation.[2]

Career[edit | edit source]

Vohra is a columnist for Foreign Policy.[3] She reports from Lebanon for Voice of America. Vohra was a TV correspondent for Al Jazeera based out of Beirut. She was a former correspondent and presenter with NDTV in India.[4] She has contributed to The Atlantic,[5] The Times[6] of London and Newslaundry.[7] She was a Deutsche Welle correspondent and the foreign affairs editor and TV presenter for CNN–IBN.

She reported on Cyclone Phailin in Odisha from the ground.[8] In 2016, she interviewed the Dalai Lama.[9]

Awards[edit | edit source]

Anchal Vohra, while working in NDTV 24x7, won the 'CNN Young Journalist of the Year 2007' award in the television category for her story on 'Abuse in Ghaziabad Ashram'.[10][11]

Personal life[edit | edit source]

Anchal Vohra survived the 2020 Beirut explosion, though she was injured and her house damaged.[12]

She is married to a German filmmaker and investigative journalist.

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "Anchal Vohra | Voice of America, Foreign Policy Magazine Journalist | Muck Rack". muckrack.com. Retrieved 2020-10-06.
  2. "Observer Research Foundation". Retrieved 1 October 2020.
  3. "Foreign Policy". Retrieved 1 October 2020.
  4. "NDTV". Retrieved 1 October 2020.
  5. "The Atlantic". Retrieved 1 October 2020.
  6. "The Times". Retrieved 1 October 2020.
  7. "Newslaundry". Retrieved 1 October 2020.
  8. "Cyclone Phailin: how Odisha is bracing for the 'very severe' cyclonic storm". NDTV. October 12, 2013. Retrieved October 2, 2020.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  9. Lama, The 14th Dalai (2020-10-06). "Visits to Springdales School and IIT, Delhi". The 14th Dalai Lama. Retrieved 2020-10-06.
  10. "CNN Young Journalist Award 2007: Mint's Priyanka Pathak Narain, NDTV 24x7's Anchal Vohra bag top honours - Exchange4media". Indian Advertising Media & Marketing News – exchange4media. Retrieved 2020-10-06.
  11. "Pak scribe gets CNN Journalist of the Year Award '07". Hindustan Times. 2007-12-15. Retrieved 2020-10-06.
  12. "Meet Indian journalist Anchal Vohra who survived Beirut blast". Free Press Journal. 5 August 2020. Retrieved 2020-10-06.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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