Suhasini Haidar

Diplomatic Editor, The Hindu




In over 20-year reporting career, Suhasini has covered the most challenging stories and conflicts from the most diverse regions, including Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Libya, Lebanon and Syria. In India, she has covered the foreign affairs beat for over a decade. Along the way, Suhasini has had the privilege of interviewing many world leaders and has interviewed leaders of all SAARC countries.

She has hosted a prime time show at CNN-IBN – WorldView (2005-2014). Over the years, she has received several awards for her work – Prem Bhatia award, Haldighati Award, Maharana Mewar Foundation Award – Best Journalist, among others. 

She was also a part of the CNN team that won the Columbia-DuPont Broadcast Journalism Award in 2005 for coverage of the tsunami in India and worked for in New York for a month during its 9/11 coverage.