Uma Sudhir and T S Sudhir are senior journalists, based in Hyderabad. The cornerstone of the journalism they practise are – being fair, a high degree of integrity and honesty, speaking the truth without fear and being strictly neutral, while standing up and appreciating the positives in the world around us.
Uma who works for NDTV as Resident Editor, is a Tamilian, educated in Hyderabad, Mumbai and Delhi. An award-winning print and television journalist, Uma’s passion is reporting and writing on issues related to development, gender, education, agriculture, health, politics and environment.
Sudhir, born in Palakkad (Kerala) has spent all his life in Delhi and Hyderabad. He had a long stint at NDTV (for 16 years from February 1995-May 2011), where he was Resident Editor (South) when he quit. He took a two-year sabbatical to write badminton player Saina Nehwal’s biography and to devote more time to writing and explore the digital space. In June 2013, Sudhir joined the TV Today Network as Editor (South India) and now reports for Headlines Today, Aajtak and India Today magazine and website. His report from Mangalore ahead of the Karnataka elections won the best TV documentary award at the Indian Television Academy awards in October 2013. His work on the Telangana developments won him the best continuing coverage award at the ENBA 2014. He was also awarded the Best Political Journalist of the Year 2013 in the India Today Group.
Sudhir also donned the role of Tenali Rama, for a satirical take on the news developments on this blogsite.
Sudhir is a Chevening scholar from Cardiff, UK in 2001 and also worked in print media before moving to television.
Both Uma and Sudhir have travelled extensively. They have a ten-year-old daughter, Tejaswini.
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