Discussion with Aarti Tikoo Singh


Ms. Singh is a Senior Assistant Editor with the Times of India and has over 18 years of experience in conflict-reporting and analysis. She has broken some of the biggest news stories and exclusive interviews on Kashmir and Pakistan. In addition to her reporting credentials, Singh has a strong background on foreign and security policy combined with on-the-ground knowledge. She has also studied the impact of militant violence on education.


Proficient in print, online, multi-media and social media technologies, she writes on a wide range of issues concerning politics, economics, violence and international relations. Besides Kashmir, she has reported from other conflict zones of India— Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand and Assam. 


Previously Singh worked with other major national publications in India and has written opinion pieces in various national and international publications. In addition to two Masters degrees in Political Science and English from the University of Jammu, Singh is an alumnus of Columbia University where she earned a Masters in International Affairs.  While in New York, she worked briefly at Columbia University, United Nations and the BBC.


Singh is a Times Aspire award winner for her various accomplishments as an editor and a WISCOMP fellowship awardee. You can follow her reporting on Twitter @AartiTikoo.


Monday October 28th, 2019 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM


Heyer Sky Lounge