Anita Anand

Anita Anand has been a radio and television journalist for almost twenty years. She is the presenter of Any Answers, the political phone-in programme on BBC Radio 4. During her career, she has also presented Drive, Doubletake and the Anita Anand Show on Radio 5 Live, and Saturday Live, The Westminster Hour, Beyond Westminster, Midweek and Woman's Hour on Radio 4. On BBC television she has presented The Daily Politics, The Sunday Politics and Newsnight. She has interviewed five Indian Prime Ministers, three from Pakistan, two from Great Britain and one from Bangladesh. She lives in west London. Her first book, , Sophia, published by Bloomsbury, tells the story of a princess, suffragette and revolutionary.

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Indian Summer Festival 2020: 5×15 Global Edition

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Anita Anand @ 5x15 - Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary