Rajdeep Sardesai Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Wife, Biography & More
Bio Real NameRajdeep Dilip Sardesai NicknameNot Known ProfessionJournalist, Editor Physical Stats & More Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 175 cm in meters- 1.75 m in Feet Inches- 5’ 9” Weight (Approx.)in Kilograms- 74 kg in Pounds- 163 lbs Eye ColourBlack Hair ColourBlack Personal Life Date of Birth24 May 1965 Age (as in 2016) 51 Years Birth PlaceMumbai Zodiac sign/Sun signGemini NationalityIndian HometownMumbai SchoolCampion School, The Cathedral & John Connon School CollegeSt. Xavier's College, University College, Oxford Educational QualificationsBachelor of Arts, Master of Arts, and Bachelor of Civil Law Debut1988 FamilyFather- Dilip Sardesai Mother- Nandini
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Sardesai is currently a consulting editor at the India Today group and hosts Headlines Today. He was the Editor-in-Chief of Global Broadcast News, that included CNN-IBN, IBN7 and IBN-Lokmat—which he resigned in July 2014.
Rajdeep is the son of Dilip Sardesai, a former Indian Test Cricketer.
Initially, Rajdeep worked with Times of India for six years and was the city editor of its Mumbai edition.
He entered television journalism in 1994 as Political Editor of New Delhi Television (NDTV).
He hosted popular shows like ‘The Big Fight’ at NDTV.
He quit NDTV later to start his own company, Global Broadcast News (GBN), in collaboration with the American giant CNN and Raghav Bahl’s TV18.
Rajdeep was awarded Padma Shri by Govt. of India in 2008.
Rajdeep carried off The International Broadcasters award for coverage of the 2002 Gujarat riots and the Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism award for 2006.
He received The Asian Television award for talk show presentation and has been News Anchor of the year at the Indian Television Academy for eight of the last nine years.
He has been the President of the Editors Guild of India and was also chosen as a Global Leader for Tomorrow by the world economic forum.