K C Kulish International Award
Hindustan Times won K C Kulish International Award for journalistic efforts towards “Human Development”, instituted by Rajasthan Patrika. This came for a series done on changes in the Muslim community – “The New Muslim: From masjid to market, a journey”. Neelesh Misra, Sunita Aron, Samar Halarnkar and Rajeev Mukherjee reported the series
The same jury also recognized two other series of stories by the Hindustan Times for special mention:
– “India Besieged” by Neelesh Misra & Nagendar Sharma
– “War Torn” by Kuldeep Maan & his team in Chandigarh.