K. Nageshwar

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Prof.K. Nageshwar is India's noted political analyst. He is a former member of the Telangana Legislative Council and professor in the Department of Communication & Journalism, Osmania University, Hyderabad, India. He is the former editor of The Hans India, English Daily. he was earlier the Editor-in-Chief of Telugu news channel HMTV. He was the Chairman of Telugu News Channel 10 TV. He is the author of the books Interpreting Contemporary India; How to win at life.

He served on the United Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council from 2007 to till the bifurcation of the State in 2014.

He won the elections to the legislative Council from the Graduates’ Constituency of Hyderabad, Mahabubnagar and Ranga Reddy districts first in 2007 and subsequently in 2009. Contesting as an Independent Candidate, he defeated the candidates belonging to the major political parties.

Earlier, he worked with Indian Express and the Times of India groups. During the last three decades of journalistic experience, he published articles in the leading newspapers/magazines like The Hindu, The Indian Express, Deccan Chronicle, The Pioneer, The Economic Times, Outlook, Frontline, Economic & Political weekly, etc. He also commented on various channels like Republic TV, NDTV, India today,CNN-IBN, Headlines Today, STAR TV, ZEE NEWS, AAJ TAK, Al Jazeera etc.,. He regularly comments on Telugu channels and YouTube channel on wide-ranging issues of contemporary nature. Leading websites like Firstpost, India Times, etc., publish his articles.

He received the Junior Research Fellowship in Journalism in 1986. He won the UGC Career Award in 1994. He has been the visiting professor at Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences, BITS Pilani, Hyderabad; National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie, National Police Academy, DR MCR Institute of Human Resource Development and many Journalism Schools.