Saurabh Dwivedi is the Founding Editor of The Lallantop, India’s most popular vernacular digital-first news venture known for its political coverage and new-age writing style. He is also the editor of India Today Magazine-Hindi. Currently, Saurabh hosts popular shows- The Lallantop Show- a daily prime time news bulletin, Duniyadaari- show on international affairs, and Netanagri- which is a weekly roundup of politics. He also hosts the weekly unconventional interview- Guest in the Newsroom. Audiences wait excitedly for these videos and the channel has a reach of 40+ million online. He is also known for his extensive election coverage across India & Jamghat, an exclusive political interview series which has garnered millions of views.
Hailing from Orai, a small city of Uttar Pradesh, Saurabh completed his early education at Saraswati Shishu Vihar in Orai. Post his graduation, he joined JNU where he completed his Masters in Hindi literature and M-Phil in Literature on 1857 then went on to pursue mass communication at the Indian Institute of Mass Communication.
With over 15 years in the field of Journalism, his journey began with NavBharat times. He then moved on to Dainik Bhaskar as News Editor and in 2013 he joined The India Today Group. A firm believer in experimenting with new ideas, he takes on challenges fearlessly and founded The Lallantop in 2016.
Along with journalism, he also actively engages with the youth of our nation by speaking at various events at prestigious institutions like the IIMs and IITs and is also a TedX speaker, he was also part of Harvard India Conference.
He has been instrumental in changing the landscape of news, offering audiences an alternate to television by establishing a credible medium via The Lallantop.