Former IBN 18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai will join the India Today group as Consulting Editor on 15 September. Writing in his blog he said, “Now, I embark on another exciting chapter as Consulting Editor with India’s largest TV news network, the TV Today group, from the 15th of September. I grew up in the age of India Today, so to now be part of this journalistic-driven institution is a privilege.”
Mr. Sardesai quit IBN 18, in July after the Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries Limited bought a controlling stake in Network 18 and its subsidiaries. He founded Cable News Network- Indian Broadcasting Network (CNN-IBN) in 2005, after quitting New Delhi Television (NDTV).