Ravish Kumar is an Indian journalist, television anchor, and also a satirist, poet, blogger, and podcaster at Radio Ravish. He is the Senior Executive Editor of NDTV India. He hosts a number of programmes including the channel’s flagship weekday show Prime Time, Hum Log, Ravish Ki Report, and Des Ki Baat.
Kumar has been conferred with various awards for his work in journalism including the Ramon Magsaysay Award (2019). He has twice received the Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Award (2017, 2013) for the broadcast category in Hindi language. He has also won the Gauri Lankesh Award for Journalism, the first Kuldip Nayar Journalism Award (2017), and the Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi Award for Hindi Journalism and Creative Literature (for 2010, awarded in 2014). He has written several books including The Free Voice: On Democracy, Culture and the Nation and Ishq Mein Shahar Hona (in Hindi).