Welcome to EverybodyWiki ! Nuvola apps kgpg.png Sign in or create an account to improve, watchlist or create an article like a company page or a bio (yours ?)...

Prashant Jha

From EverybodyWiki Bios & Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Prashant Jha (Nepali: प्रशान्त झा)[1][2], born in Nepal, is a notable journalist and author[3][4]. Besides being an associate editor with Hindustan Times, based in New Delhi, he is invited for national and international media, including The Diplomat[5], The Wire[6] The Caravan Magazine[7] the interviews and commentaries on the political affairs of Nepal and India and Indian foreign policy[8].

As a political columnist, he writes and comments on the role of the far-left, rise of identity politics, and Nepal-India relations for the leading dailies of Nepal, including The Kathmandu Post[9] and The Nepali Times[10] for more than five years. Besides, he was Kathmandu-based correspondent for The Hindu[11], a contributing editor with Himal Southasianmagazine, and an analyst with the International Crisis Group[12] [13]. He is also a contributor to The New Yorker with his reports[14]

Battles of The New Republic: A Contemporary History of Nepal [15]and How the BJP Wins: Inside India's Greatest Election Machine arhis two g key books written on contemporary politics of Nepal and India. The Battles of The New Republic: A Contemporary History of Nepal - is an extensive personal and reportage-based account of war and peace in Nepal, documenting the rise of identity politics, the drafting process of The Constitution of Nepal 2015, and Indian engagement[16]. The second book, How the BJP Wins: Inside India's Greatest Election Machine, is another reportage-based book that brings insights from strategists and front-liners of the electoral battles in India[17]. This book contains his reportage from biggest states of India and seasoned election observers, voters, and insiders of BJP and members of RSS.


  1. "Prashant Jha". Office of Public Affairs & Communications. 2016-04-11. Retrieved 2018-02-17.
  2. "Going by anecdotal evidence, BJP may sweep Gujarat poll: Prashant Jha". https://www.deccanchronicle.com/. 2017-10-30. Retrieved 2018-02-17. External link in |work= (help)
  3. "20 Nepalese Journalists Who Work For International Media". THE GUNDRUK POST. 2015-02-26. Retrieved 2017-10-02.
  4. Jha, Prashant (2016-08-07). "Opinion | A Maoist's Burden in Nepal". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2017-10-11.
  5. Diplomat, Sanjay Kumar, The. "Understanding Nepal's Constitutional Crisis: A Conversation With Prashant Jha". The Diplomat. Retrieved 2017-10-02.
  6. Staff, The Wire. "Wide Angle: Prashant Jha and M.K. Venu on How the BJP Wins - The Wire". thewire.in. Retrieved 2017-10-02.
  7. "How the Mainstream Nepali Media Has Skewed Public Perception of the Madhesi Crisis". The Caravan. 2016-01-27. Retrieved 2017-10-02.
  8. JILSblog. "Nepal's Constitutional Crisis". Retrieved 2017-10-02.
  9. "Prashant jha". Retrieved 2017-10-02.
  10. "Unscripted lines - Nepali Times". nepalitimes.com. Retrieved 2017-10-02.
  11. "Author News". The Hindu. Retrieved 2017-10-02.
  12. "Nepal's troubled Tarai region". ReliefWeb. 2007-07-09. Retrieved 2017-10-02.
  13. "Nepal's Troubled Tarai Region". Crisis Group. 2007-07-09. Retrieved 2017-10-02.
  14. Jha, Prashant (2015-05-05). "Recovery in Nepal". The New Yorker. ISSN 0028-792X. Retrieved 2017-10-02.
  15. https://global.oup.com/academic/product/battles-of-the-new-republic-9781849044592?cc=us&lang=en&
  16. "Nepal's journey from war to peace". www.aljazeera.com. Retrieved 2017-10-02.
  17. "Book discussion | How BJP Wins: Inside India's Most Powerful Election Machine | ORF". ORF. Retrieved 2017-10-02.

Category:Living Journalists

This article "Prashant Jha" is from Wikipedia. The list of its authors can be seen in its historical and/or the page Edithistory:Prashant Jha. Articles copied from Draft Namespace on Wikipedia could be seen on the Draft Namespace of Wikipedia and not main one.

Compte Twitter EverybodyWiki Follow us on https://twitter.com/EverybodyWiki !