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Sujoy Dhar, Editor-in-Chief

A former East India Correspondent of Reuters, Sujoy Dhar is now a Roving India Correspondent of The Washington Times and a writer for international news agency IPS. He is also a guest teacher on international journalism in Indian and US universities. He is  a columnist with Pakistan's Newsline magazine and New Delhi-based Zeitgeist Asia besides working for Afghanistan's PAN news agency . He headed the Bureau of Indo-Asian News Service (IANS) in Kolkata previously. A Masters in Journalism from Calcutta University, Sujoy started his career with United News of India (UNI) where he worked as the Chief Copy Editor. He founded the feature service Trans World Features (TWF) with another senior journalist in 2002. He later started  the portal and its news agency arm India Blooms News Service (IBNS) in 2008. He also contributes for several other publications in India and abroad on issues ranging from environment, health and politics to human rights and travelogues. He is the co-author of The Reporter, a curriculum book for journalism courses in India. Url Email

Susanta Paral,  Online Editor, India Blooms News Service

Susanta Paral is the Online Editor of India Blooms News Service. He is also one of the two partners of the company. Susanta headed the graphic design team of a leading software firm in Kolkata with global operations. But painting is his passion and his first exhibition in March 2003 is the fruition of that desire to express himself on the canvas in a cohesive manner. Instead of taking up painting, his first love, as a profession, he pursued a career in graphic designing with software companies. Susanta, however, had obtained a diploma in Applied Arts from Academy of Fine Arts. He is the designer behind some of the best websites in India and abroad. The design and reader friendly layouts of and are his brainchild. Email

Shoma A Chatterji

is a senior film journalist and winner of National Award for her book on films.

Ranjita Biswas

is the Editor of feature service Trans World Features and also contributor for several publications across the world on women and gender issues. She is also a well known travel writer.

Sreya Basu

is special correspondent and Chief News Coordinator with India Blooms News Service. She also heads the IBNS Entertainment Bureau and writes from Trans World Features.

Debayani Bose

is a New Delhi correspondent with IBNS. She also contributes for IBNS affiliate Trans World Features.

A Roy

is a New Delhi based Sports Correspondent with a leading news service. He also contributes for IBNS and TWF.

Vatsal Verma

is one of the New Delhi correspondents of India Blooms News Service. While he covers everything for IBNS, he specializes on lifestyle, entertainment and social issues. He is also a contributor for IBNS affiliate Trans World Features (TWF).

Jaya Sengupta

is a correspondent of IBNS and Trans World Features (TWF) based in Dubai. She is also a roving correspondent who covers issues ranging from lifestyle to social trends and women/gender.

Dr. Kavita Suri

is an Associate Professor/Assistant Director in the Department of Lifelong Learning (Formerly Centre for Adult,Continuing Education & Extension) in University of Jammu. She is one of the Kashmir correspondents of IBNS and also contributes for Trans World Features (TWF), its affiliate.  A recipient of prestigious British Chevening fellowship 2005-06, she had earlier worked for The Statesman. 

Alka Pande

A senior journalist and a correspondent of Reuters, Alka Pande is also the Chief of Bureau of India Blooms News Service (IBNS) in Uttar Pradesh. She is based in Lucknow.

Ritusmita Biswas

is an independent journalist who also contributes for Trans World Features (TWF).

Anju Munshi

is a Kolkata-based journalist with specializes on lifestyle issues. She writes for Trans World Features (TWF).

Brinda Dasgupta

is a Kolkata based journalist who covers lifestyle and art and culture for Femina and Trans World Features (TWF).

Manik Banerjee

is a correspondent with Associated Press based out of Kolkata. He is the sports editor of a Bengali daily and also writes for IBNS and TWF.

Namit Agarwal

is the Mumbai correspondent of India Blooms News Service (IBNS).

Divyanshu Dutta Roy

is a business correspondent and copy editor with India Blooms News Service (IBNS).

Supriyo Hazra

is a lifestyle and entertainment correspondent with India Blooms News Service (IBNS).

Baishali Mukherjee

is a correspondent with Trans World Features (TWF) and India Blooms News Service (IBNS). She writes on food, lifestyle, travel and environmental issues.

Avishek Mitra

is a staff photographer with India Blooms News Service (IBNS) and Trans World Features (TWF).

Anjan Mitra

is a roving photographer and correspondent with India Blooms News Service (IBNS). He is now based in Bhubaneswar.

Arnab Chakraborty

is a Kolkata correspondent of India Blooms News Service (IBNS) and a copy editor.

Tathagata Das

is a Kolkata-based photographer with IBNS .

Niladri Deuty

is a Kolkata-based photographer with IBNS.






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