Diaries of a Wannabe Journalist : ‘New girl in the city’

While everyone was busy meeting their deadlines in India, I on the other side of world was preoccupied with thoughts, if the city I shall fly to on a flight of 24 hours is going to build my future or not. The world is too small to explore and too huge to imagine. With dreams…… Continue reading Diaries of a Wannabe Journalist : ‘New girl in the city’

Diaries of a Wanna be Journalist : Digital Journalism in City university of New York

I spent my summer 2016 learning the skills of Digital Journalism in City University of New York. I believe that today’s journalists need to use technology to tell stories across multiple platforms. CUNY gave me an opportunity to cover events using my smartphone at Times Square and Manhattan. From learning new apps, to understanding the…… Continue reading Diaries of a Wanna be Journalist : Digital Journalism in City university of New York

Diaries of a Wanna be Journalist: New York Job hunting part 1

Imagine that scene from Yeh Jawaani hai Deewani where Ranbir plays a travel buff traveling places with tripod on his shoulders and a DSLR in his hand. The first time I saw YJHD, my instincts told me that recreating  the same scene was in my bucket list and guess what? It did happen while I…… Continue reading Diaries of a Wanna be Journalist: New York Job hunting part 1

Diaries of a Wanna be Journalist : “I played my cards right”

So before I reveal you my secret of getting paid to travel on streets of New York, let me actually discuss with you that how I created opportunities to practice journalism. During my stay in Hyderabad where I was studying my journalism at St.Francis college for women, my seniors told me: “Don’t be so passionate…… Continue reading Diaries of a Wanna be Journalist : “I played my cards right”

Diaries of a Wanna be Journalist! “I wanted to travel, I also wanted to do journalism”

Sometimes, destiny and hard work just work in unison. Journalism to me is the result of one such unison! We all dream to travel the world, we dream to someday check in our Facebook's at the Statue of Liberty ; upload a snap with the London Eye, Take a selfie with the Burj Khalifa. I… Continue reading Diaries of a Wanna be Journalist! “I wanted to travel, I also wanted to do journalism”

It’s been more than a journey!

“A girl’s safety is not the problem of only a handful, it’s a problem of the society”, Dr.Shruti Kapoor, an economist by academic excellence, a fighter by heart shares her thoughts and views that how her life has not been an easy journey. It is since her childhood, Dr.Kapoor has been facing and fighting struggles.…… Continue reading It’s been more than a journey!

A Learning

Are women journalists safe in India? “I would rather say, women journalists are strong in India”- Preeti singh Preeti singh spent her post graduate year  studying at The London school of economics. Her journey started off by studying science at Osmania University to being a passionate and well known journalist at India’s leading news channels.…… Continue reading A Learning