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Acclaimed for its editorial quality, innovation and journalism ethics, Hindustan Times is India’s second most-widely read English newspaper with 7.9 million readers across the nation, who turn to it for their daily dose of news, information, analysis and entertainment.

  • #1 Delhi NCR

    4.6m

  • #2 Mumbai

    2.0m

  • #3 Punjab

    700k

Source: TR (Main), IRS Q4 2019

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Introducing the
All-New Hindustan Times

Hindustan Times, with it’s rich legacy spanning more than nine decades, has always upheld the values: clarity and credibility. As India’s leading news brand, we renew our resolve today to continue upholding the truth in our essence, and introduce- The All-New Hindustan Times. First Voice. Last Word.

Behind the Brand

Sukumar Ranganathan

Sukumar Ranganathan

Editor in Chief

Sukumar Ranganathan is the Editor-In-Chief of Hindustan Times. He was previously editor of Mint, of which he was one of the founding editors in 2006, and which he edited between 2008 and 2017.

Kunal Pradhan

Kunal Pradhan

Executive Editor

Kunal Pradhan is Executive Editor of Hindustan Times, and heads the Delhi and NCR editions of the newspaper. Prior to joining HT in 2016, he was Executive Editor of India Today magazine, where he wrote on a wide range of issues including politics, policy, crime, pop culture and sport.

Sonal Kalra

Sonal Kalra

Managing Editor & Business Head (Lifestyle)

With over two decades into features journalism, Sonal Kalra heads Entertainment, Art and Lifestyle for Pan India editions of HT City, the group’s flagship Entertainment & Lifestyle daily supplement. A Ramnath Goenka Award winner, Sonal Kalra also writes a popular weekly column A Calmer You and does a self-help podcast #TensionNot.

Prashant Jha

Prashant Jha

Editor

Prashant Jha is in charge of the comment page. He has been with Hindustan Times since 2014, and has served as both an associate editor and the national political editor for the paper. He is the author of two books — Battles of the New Republic: A Contemporary History of Nepal (2014) and How the BJP Wins; Inside India’s Greatest Election Machine (2017).

Sanchita Sharma

Sanchita Sharma

Editor

Sanchita Sharma is the health and science editor at India's national newspaper Hindustan Times and led its health, science and environment coverage since 2001. She has been writing about and analysing public health policy, social wellness trends and scientific breakthroughs for two and a half decades. Sanchita is an International Reporting Project fellow from Paul H.

Shivani Singh

Shivani Singh

Editor

Shivani Singh leads the Delhi Metro team for Hindustan Times. A journalist for over two decades, she writes about cities and urban concerns with a special focus on planning,environment, mobility and quality of life.

Anup Gupta

Anup Gupta

Managing Editor, Integrations

In more than three and a half decades in the publishing industry, I have had the opportunity to work in more than a dozen newsrooms, participated in transforming journeys while playing key roles in most of them. I have also designed and redesigned more than two dozen newspapers, magazines and web products for these newsrooms.

Dhamini Ratnam

Dhamini Ratnam

Editor

Dhamini hosts a podcast called Gender Question that throws light on the blind spots in news coverage of issues of gender and sexuality. She writes and commissions on art, design and culture. The best ideas, she believes, come from a scribble and even, occasionally, a squabble.

Roshan Kishore

Roshan Kishore

Editor

As the Data and Political Economy Editor of Hindustan Times, Roshan Kishore leads the newsroom’s data-driven commentary and reportage on the intersection of politics and economics. He holds an MPhil degree in Economics and has been a visiting fellow at Centre for the Advanced Study of India, University of Pennsylvania.

Rudraneil Sengupta

Rudraneil Sengupta

Editor

Rudraneil Sengupta is the National Sports Editor at Hindustan Times. He is a long-suffering supporter of East Bengal and Arsenal. He loves fighting sports, scary fast bowlers and awkward batsmen.

Sachin Kaibag

Sachin Kaibag

Editor

Sachin Kaibag heads the Mumbai and Pune editions of Hindustan Times. He joined HT Media in January 2018 as Executive Editor. This is his second stint at Hindustan Times; the first was in 2007 as Online Editor. Sachin has been a journalist since 1994, and has worked as a writer and an editor in Mumbai, New Delhi and Washington, DC.

Sunetra Choudhury

Sunetra Choudhury

Editor

Sunetra Choudhury is the National Political Editor of the Hindustan Times, overseeing a team of reporters covering government departments and political parties. She also hosts a digital interview show called On the Record. With over two decades of experience, Sunetra has worked for print and TV. She joined HT after 15 years at NDTV where she was political editor and anchor of primetime shows like Reality Check.