Anita Anand Biography

Published On Jan 11, 2017
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Date of Birth: 1972 , April-28
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
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Anita Anand is married to Simon Singh in September 2007. Anita's husband is a science writer and The couple has two sons, Hari and Ravi. The family is living happily in London.

Anita is personal about her salary. Therefore, she has not revealed about her salary and net worth.

Anita was one of the youngest TV news editors in Britain when she started journalism career at the age of 25 for Zee Tv. In 2011 Anita presented a new show called Double Take in Radio 5  Live on Sunday mornings.

From early 2004 to 2005, Anand wrote a column in the famous newspaper The Guardian. She started working for BBC news network in October of 2007, Anand presented the 10:00 pm and 1:00 am slot on Monday to Thursdays on BBC Radio 5 Live.

Anand's book ′Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary′ was published in 2015 . She presented the book's documentary in late November 2015 .On 18 November 2005, Anand won the Nazia Hassan Award for 2005 in the category of Upcoming Television Broadcasters.

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Anita was born

April 28 , 1972

Anita was born on April 28 , 1972 . Her parents are from Punjab who shifted to London , England after partition of India . Anita was born in London , England . Anand was educated at Bancroft's School .She graduated with a BA in English in 1993.

Anita was married to Simon Singh

2007

Anita Anand is married to Simon Singh . Anita's husband is a science writer Simon Singh in September 2007. Anita and Simon ; the  couple have two sons, Hari and Ravi . Their happy  family lives in London , England 

Used to write Column in The Guardian

2004

Since 2004 till 2005 , Anand used to write a column in  The Guardian  . The column was also known as Anita Anand's Diary . The Guardian is a British national daily newspaper which was founded in May 5 , 1821 .

Won The Naiza Hassan Awards

November 18 , 2005

On 18 November 2005, Anand won the Nazia Hassan Award for 2005 in the category of Upcoming Television Broadcasters. Anita is the first one of the youngest TV news editors in Britain at the age of 25 for Zee Tv .

show called Double Take

2011

 In 2011 Anita presented a new show called Double Take on Radio 5 Live on Sunday mornings.Double Take is a Live show which was broadcasted in  BBC Radio 5 Live programme presented by Anita Anand and Sam Walker .

Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary

2015

Anita Anand's book ′Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary  was published in 2015 . Anita Anand presented the book's documentary in late November 2015 . The book is about Sophia Duleep Singh who was born in Indian Royalty .