Navika Kumar, Times Now: Profile and Wiki


Navika Kumar is widely regarded as the best investigative reporter in the contemporary India. She is currently working with Times Now, an English news channel.


Before this, she was working with the Indian Express. In fact, she was enjoying her job in the print media. When the Bennet Coleman and Company Ltd. decided to launch a news channel in association with Reuters, they were looking for a face with wide contacts in the Indian political and business circles. They couldn’t find a better option than Navika. She was approached and persuaded with the promise of heavy monthly salary and perks.


Navika Kumar, Times Now



Navika is known for exposing lots of scams – both political and economic. Recently, she was in news because of a Tweet of Sushma Swaraj where Ms. Swaraj ridiculed Navika for teaching propriety.






Swaraj Vs. Navika

Actually, Swaraj was subtley referring to Navika not-so-clean image. She was featured in the Radia tape scandals where she was brokering some deals. In the conversation, it looked like she is quite close to Arun Jaitely. May be, Sushma Swaraj was referring to this ‘closeness’.


Times Now is running a high pitch campaign against Sushma Swaraj for her help to the tainted ‘Lalit Modi’. Navika Kumar is on the front with lots of news. Sushma Swaraj might have got irked with her reports.



From Radia Tapes, featuring Navika Kumar

Education of Navika Kumar

Navika Kumar is a post graduate in Economics. It is because of her education that she shows same level of dexterity in handling both political and economic news.


Husband of Navika Kumar


Navika Kumar is married and has two children. She is staying with her family in New Delhi.

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