Building peace in the minds of men and women

World Press Freedom Day 2019

Wed, 1 May -
10:00 to 12:00

Parallel Session B

Fri, 3 May -
11:00 to 12:30

Plenary Session 2

Nobonita Chowdhury

Prime time moderator, Rajkahon show, DBC News

Nobonita Chowdhury's nightly show 'Rajkahon' on tv is undoubtedly one of the most talked about political talk shows in Bangladesh. Nobonita studied law and is a journalist by profession for more than two decades now. She is currently working as the Editor of DBC News, a 24 hours satellite Bangla news channel. She did her LLB at the University of Dhaka followed by an MA in Human Rights Law at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London.  Nobonita has been working as a journalist in leading electronic and print media organisations, including the BBC World Service in the UK and Ekattor Television in Bangladesh. She had become a household name in the country over the years as a presenter of radio and television talk shows. Nobonita now presents her own primetime political talk show 'Rajkahon - Nobonita Chowdhuryr shathey' on DBC News every night on weekdays.