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Annurag Batra is a serial entrepreneur, media mogul, a journalist and an eternal optimist rolled into one. He is a B. Tech in Computer Sciences, a degree, which he acquired before joining Management Development Institute MDI Gurgaon (Now its Gurugram), one of India's leading Business School. He is a first generation entrepreneur and after acquiring the iconic business media and magazine brand BW Businessworld. a 35 year strong media brand as well as most respected business publication in the country.

Dr. Subhash Chandra, in an interview with exchange4media, says that ZEEL has a mindset of a content maker while Netflix and Amazon have a trading mentality

Annurag Batra 16-November-2018

Dr. Annurag Batra, Founder & Chairman of exchange4media group, in conversation with Dr. Subhash Chandra, Chairman, ZEE & Essel Group, on Zee’s plans ahead.

Annurag Batra 16-November-2018

The international community mustn't allow the conflict to escalate. In the absence of any Arab initiative, Israel's western backers must use their leverage to nudge Israel to lessen tension & stop the attacks, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra 21-July-2014

Come October & Google will be putting to rest its first ever social network. exchange4media's Annurag Batra takes a walk down social networking memories to highlight what Orkut has meant to scores of Indians

Annurag Batra 15-July-2014

Indian politicians & ministers are increasingly reaching out to the masses through social media which has become the buzzword for the new govt, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra 07-July-2014

Human Rights violations is not something new in Egypt and has taken a serious turn for the past couple of years, leading to great condemnation from world leaders, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra 01-July-2014

There is a consensus among world media that Modi is the kind of strong & decisive leader that India has been eagerly waiting for. However, some papers caution against over-optimism, notes exchange4media’s Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra 02-June-2014

Sharif attending Modi's swearing-in ceremony, a positive step towards improving bilateral ties, was also largely aided by media participation from both countries, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra 27-May-2014

The Modi government's biggest challenge is to introduce FDI in the entertainment and media industry to make these sectors even more attractive, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra 20-May-2014

exchange4media's Annurag Batra compares the BBC & Indian news channels in the background of the polls and calls for Indian media to be credible, subtle, informative, yet authentic, with an ear to the ground, closer to reality

Annurag Batra 12-May-2014

The need to develop an indigenous protection software to protect sensitive Govt data is the need of the hour, even as a strict policy is needed for Govt officials using social media, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra 06-May-2014

exchange4media's Annurag Batra takes account of the unsavoury environment that the Pakistani media works under, constantly courting danger and death

Annurag Batra 28-April-2014

Politicians must realise that a single utterance that does not go down well with the electorate has the potential to erode the faith of the masses, says Annurag Batra of exchange4media

Annurag Batra 21-April-2014

It is important that BJP takes note of the fact that Twitter is not just about creation of content, but also keeping a close control over negative news flowing from its stables, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra 07-April-2014

The BCCI & IPL are under the scanner for the betting & corruption charges, as also the strong words used by the Supreme Court in asking Srinivasan to quit. exchange4media’s Annurag Batra takes a look at what media has to say

Annurag Batra 31-March-2014

It's important for media to not only be neutral, but also look neutral to be credible. With one of the most crucial polls coming up, media needs to ensure that the Indian democracy remains healthy, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra 24-March-2014

As India goes to the polls in less than a month, the country must take note of the world's eye on it. Particularly the parties, which must remember the spotlight the nation is under, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra 18-March-2014

Though critics remain sceptical about possible developments, the Govt remains strong in its reserve to bring about a drastic overhaul in the functioning of the public broadcaster, says Annurag Batra of exchange4media

Annurag Batra 10-March-2014

It would be wrong to squarely blame AK Antony for the state of affairs in India's defence forces, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra, adding that it is more to do with red-tapism within the system

Annurag Batra 04-March-2014

When media comes out of its reservations and collectively engages in sincere reportage, the progress of the nation is inevitable, says exchange4media's Annurag Batra

Annurag Batra 03-March-2014