Indian Origin Journalist wins Pulitzer Prize

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Indian Origin Journalist wins Pulitzer Prize
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Ms. Megha Rajagopalan from BuzzFeed News is among two Indian-origin journalists who won the U.S.’ top journalism award on Friday.

  • She shared the award with two collegues namely Alison Killing and Charisto Buschek, all of are internet media.
  • Rajagopalan along with her two colleagues works at BuzzFeed News.
  • Their prizes were announced by the Pulitzer Board on Friday, 11 June.
  • Another Indian-origin journalist, Tampa Bay Times’ Neil Bedi, won the Pulitzer Prize for local reporting.
  • Mr. Bedi is an investigative reporter for the Tampa Bay Times.
  • This is the first Pulitzer for BuzzFeed News, which is a digital news publication founded in 2014.

About Rajgopalan :

  • Megha Rajagopalan was a staff correspondent for BuzzFeed News based in China and Thailand as well as in Israel and the Palestinian territories.
  • She was also previously working as a political correspondent for Reuters in China.
  • Overall, she has reported from 23 countries in Asia and the Middle East on stories ranging from the North Korean nuclear crisis to the peace process in Afghanistan.
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