Marya Shakil

Marya Shakil

Marya Shakil is an award-winning Journalist with over 12 years of experience. Her show on the Muslims yearning to be part of the mainstream earned her the prestigious Ramnath Goenka Award in Politics and Government category in 2012. She also received the award in the same category for the Lok Sabha election coverage of 2014. Marya is Deputy Political Editor who works as part of the National Bureau team. She regularly anchors, reports and produces her show – Reporters Project. As a reporter who covers politics and ministries of Union of India, Marya reported during the General Elections of 2009, 2014 and the state assembly elections of Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Haryana and Jharkhand etc. She joined CNN-News18 (A Time Warner & Network 18 Service) immediately after completing her Masters in Mass Communication from Jamia Millia’s AJK Mass Communication Research Centre in 2005. She was also awarded a research fellowship with SARAI-Centre for the Study of Developing Societies in 2004. She also won the prestigious Chevening South Asia Journalism Fellowship in 2016. Was the first tv journalist to report on the night of the clampdown of Baba Ramdev’s agitation at the Ramlila Maidan.Human interest stories and shows as commentaries on society are her forte, in which Marya has given successfully contributed some of the best stories to the channel. She often takes workshops in media institutes in India. She enjoys interacting with aspiring students of mass communication and journalism. Travelling in the Hindi-heartland and learning from people is what she likes most.

 

Live TV

  • 21 May, 2017 | Indian Premier League
    MI vs RPS
    129/8
    20.0 overs
    128/6
    20.0 overs
    Mumbai Indians beat Rising Pune Supergiant by 1 run
  • 21 May, 2017 | Ireland Tri-Nation Series
    NZ vs IRE
    344/6
    50.0 overs
    154/10
    39.3 overs
    New Zealand beat Ireland by 190 runs
  • 19 May, 2017 | Ireland Tri-Nation Series
    IRE vs BAN
    181/10
    46.3 overs
    182/2
    27.1 overs
    Bangladesh beat Ireland by 8 wickets
  • 19 May, 2017 | Indian Premier League
    KKR vs MI
    107/10
    18.5 overs
    111/4
    14.3 overs
    Mumbai Indians beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 6 wickets
  • 17 May, 2017 | Ireland Tri-Nation Series
    BAN vs NZ
    257/9
    50.0 overs
    258/6
    47.3 overs
    New Zealand beat Bangladesh by 4 wickets