Aakanksha is a journalist based in New York City, USA.She has experience in television, print, radio, magazine, and online.


She has workedat CNN, CBC News:The National, CBC Radio, TIME Magazine, New Delhi Television (NDTV 24X7) and Khaleej Times among others. Her writing has been published in CNN, The Indian Express, The Toronto Observer and the Khaleej Times.She is a graduate of Columbia University where she completed her Masters in South Asian Studies and International Affairs. In addition, she received a B.A. (Hons) from the University of Toronto, where she graduated with distinction from their joint journalism (specialist) program. Born in India, raised in Dubai and schooled in Toronto, Aakanksha’s interests include international affairs, human rights, public policy, broadcast media, South Asia and the Middle East.