Top Story

e4m_logo.png

Home >> People Movement >> Article

Veteran journalist Prem Shankar Jha appointed Consulting Editor of Tehelka

11-January-2014
Font Size   16
Veteran journalist Prem Shankar Jha appointed Consulting Editor of Tehelka

Highly placed sources confirm that Tehelka has appointed veteran journalist and author Prem Shankar Jha as Consulting Editor. Jha is already associated with the Tehelka magazine as a columnist.

As is known, Tehelka lost two of its top editorial heads – Founder-Editor Tarun Tejpal and Managing Editor Shoma Choudhary – in the wake of allegations of sexual misconduct against Tejpal leveled by a junior female staff of the magazine.

In the course of his career, Jha has worked with Hindustan Times, The Economic Times, Financial Express and The Times of India, among others.

He has also been associated with world bodies such as the United Nations, World Bank, and the Asia and Pacific Development Administration Centre of the UN for various projects.

He has also been a columnist for The Hindu, The Hindustan Times, and Business Standard, besides Tehelka. Incidentally, his latest column in Tehelka explains why ‘Tehelka is now bigger than any single individual’.

A prolific writer, Jha has authored several books including ‘India: A Political Economy of Stagnation’, ‘In the Eye of the Cyclone: The crisis in Indian Democracy’, ‘Kashmir 1947: The Origins of a Dispute’, ‘India & China: The Battle Between Soft and Hard Power’, and ‘Destruction of A Nation’, among others. 

Tags

Vijay Mansukhani, speaks to exchange4media about the resurgence of Onida, the scope of growth of consumer electronics market in India and the reasons why Indian consumer electronics brands don’t compete on a global scale

Projjol Banerjea opens up about hiring Anne Macdonald and GroupM's Rob Norman, and the brand's new identity

Meera Iyer tells exchange4media that in FY 2016/17, bigbasket clocked a revenue of Rs 1,400 crore. The online supermarket currently stands at 70,000 orders a day, with operations in 25 cities.

CMO, Kashyap Vadapalli on the start-up’s marketing play, why it has decided to stay away from IPL and response to its furniture rental apps

Ushering the launch with a campaign titled ‘The New Way to Get Rich’ showcasing how technology gets millennials closer to their financial dreams

Ogilvy and Love Matters conceptualised a campaign that aimed to change the conversation and imagery that is associated with the LGBTQ community and lesbians in particular