Uday Rana is a journalist with a combined seven years’ worth of experience in the Indian and Canadian media industries. Most recently he worked as a reporter at CBC Ottawa and has published work in the Ottawa Citizen and the Asia Democracy Network. His reporting experience ranges from conflict reporting to politics, international affairs and climate change. He’s worked in three separate streams of journalism - print, television and new media. He started his career with The Times of India, the most widely circulated English language daily in the world. As a reporter there, he chronicled the rise of far-right Hindu nationalism in India’s most populous state, Uttar Pradesh. He then moved to CNN-News18, a digital and TV news venture, where he worked on documentaries and long form multimedia stories. In addition to being a reporter, Uday was also a TV anchor for CNN-News18.