Rana Ayyub Age, Biography, Husband, Family, Facts & More
Bio Real NameRana Ayyub Khan ProfessionJournalist, Author, Columnist Physical Stats & More Height (approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm in meters- 1.68 m in Feet Inches- 5’ 6” Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 60 kg in Pounds- 132 lbs Eye ColourBlack Hair ColourBlack Personal Life Date of Birth1 May 1984 Age (as in 2017)33 Years Birth PlaceSrinagar, J&K, India Zodiac sign/Sun signTaurus NationalityIndian HometownSrinagar, J&K, India SchoolDid schooling from Srinagar College/UniversityJamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, India Educational QualificationsPost Graduation in Social Communications and Media from Jamia Millia Islamia FamilyFather- Name Not Known Mother- Name Not Known Brother- Not Known Sister- Not Known ReligionIslam HobbiesTraveling, Reading, Listening to Music Major ControversiesThere have been disputes between Rana Ayyub, Tarun Tejpal and Shoma Chaudhury of Tehelka over dropped stories and editorial decisions. Boys, Affairs and More Marital StatusNot Known HusbandNot Known ChildrenNot Known
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She was born to an upper-middle-class family in Srinagar, J&K.
She attained her primary schooling from Srinagar.
For higher education, she moved to New Delhi, where she pursued her Post Graduation in Social Communications and Media.
Ayyub also has an experience in filmmaking and radio shows.
In 2008, she joined Tehelka as an Investigations and Political Affairs Journalist.
Before joining Tehelka, she worked as a freelancer for various news channels.
In October 2011, Ayyub was honored with “Sanskriti Award” for excellence in journalism.
In 2013, she resigned from Tehelka over a dispute with Tarun Tejpal (editor-in-chief of Tehelka) as there was a sexual assault charge against him.
The Outlook magazine listed her investigation of the alleged Gujarat fake encounters as one of the 20 greatest magazine stories of all time across the world.
She is a good friend of Bollywood actress Richa Chadha.
She played the role of a journalist in the 2016 Bollywood film- Chalk n Duster.
She is a staunch critic of Narendra Modi-led Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) Government.