About Us

News Hour India is an independent media house with Headquarters in New Delhi, India. It brings latest news updates, breaking news, analysis and balanced presentation of the happenings from across India and other parts of the world. News Hour India has an independent editorial policy and has been steadily growing in reach since its inception in 2013.


Editorial staff:

News EditorDipu Shaw is a digital media journalist who started News Hour India.  He was Deputy Editor of television news agency News Wire Service (NWS) of the ITV Group and later worked with English news channel NewsX. With a flair for news and the motive to come out with a different take on daily happenings, Dipu Shaw and his team started News Hour India in 2012. He can be reached on editor@newshourindia.com or dipushaw2013@gmail.com.

Consulting Editor: Abid Shah is a veteran journalist with over 15 years of experience. He has worked with The Statesman, with Tehelka magazine and The Patriot.

Senior Assistant Editor: Irfan Ahmad has over seven years of experience in the media and specialises in features and Indian cinema. Irfan was associated with The Hindu newspaper before joining News Hour India. He can be reached on iirfanahmads@gmail.com.

Assistant Editor: Priya Rana is a broadcaster, journalist and writer. She began her journalistic career with national news channel Aaj Tak in 2007 and has since worked at various positions in different media houses. She is responsible for editing and writing stories for News Hour India. She can be reached on priyarana11@gmail.com


Contributors: News Hour India has several correspondents and contributors across India and partners in other countries.


Nava Thakuria is a journalist based in Guwahati, Assam. He covers India’s north-east region and neighbouring countries such as Bhutan, Burma and Bangladesh. He contributes to News Hour India and various other media outlet throughout the world.


Raj Kiran: Raj is a budding journalist and one of the contributing writers of News Hour India. he can be reached on rajkiranborio@gmail.com


News Hour India is part of the iConnect Media group that has an Online channel and a production house.

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