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  • Administrator

    at Studio Quaintrelle

    January 2018 - at Present

    Calcutta - West Bengal

  • Journalist/ The Economic Times Kolkata, Freelance journalist and writer

    at Journalism/ Freelance journalism

    February 1980 - at Present

    Calcutta - West Bengal

    Trained and worked at The Economic Times Kolkata. Launched ETM, the Economic Times Marketplace. Wrote investigative/children's issues, welfare, human interest, labour, lifestyle stories and have editorial experience on the news desk and covering press conferences. Wrote for The Economic Times, The Stateman, The Illustrated Weekly Of India, The Telegraph, The Times Of India etc. Taught Media Ethics, MA Journalism, Calcutta University for 7 months. City columnist in the FRG embassy newsletter. Other editing jobs for the Armed Forces Medical Services annual bulletin, Command Hospital . Consulting Editor with the Environ 5 years back. Editor, Rotaract Club ,Tollygunge and Interact Club, St. Joseph's Convent, Cuttack.


  • MA English

    at Jadavpur University

    1982 - 1984 (2 years) Calcutta - West Bengal

  • MA English / NIIT /Ikebana/ Tailoring and Embroidery

    at Jadavpur University

    1982 - 1984 (2 years)

Services offered

  • Freelance journalism and editing

    I'm a freelance journalist and writer . I was trained and worked in The Economic Times, Calcutta edition after my Masters in English literature from Jadavpur University,Calcutta (now known as Kolkata). I worked in the editorial desk and later as Editorial Advisor launched the Economic Times Marketplace (ETM). I wrote extensively in the Statesman,Economic Times, and also in the Illustrated Weekly and other Times of India publications and the Telegraph as as a freelancer. I was last a Consulting Editor with the Environ, a NEWS ngo publication. I have reporting, editing and designing/layout experience. I wrote on children's issues,welfare,labour,lifestyle, crime,human interest issues and regular newspaper stories.

  • Freelance journalism, editing, writing

    Stories covering children's issues/ welfare organisations/ crime/human interest/ lifestyle/ environment/ travel

  • Journalism and editing, writing

    Journalism and editing jobs . Have covered children's issues specially and welfare, labour, human interest, crime, lifestyle, environment, travel.


  • English Native

  • Bengali Conversation

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