Who is Ashraf Ali Bastavi ?

By : Abu Anas

Ashraf Ali Bastavi  is an Indian  Journalist based in New Delhi . He is currently Chief Editor of Asia Times  (www.asiatimes.co.in)  He is also the founder of All India Ideal Journalist Association (AIIJA), an organization promotion  for Value-Based Journalism in India.  He is a regular commentator on World Muslims  Socio-Political issues. His journalism career crossed two decade.

He is also associated with India's Public Broadcasting House  All India Radio – NSD as Casual Urdu News Reader and working with DD News Channel as casual News Editor.

He has worked  as PTC for New Delhi of  North America’s largest Urdu News Paper Urdu Times  (www.urdutimes.com) His writings appear in other News Papers and online news websites.

Foreign Tours :

1.      Fifteen Day Saudi Visit for ‘Hajj Coverage 2019’ as Royal Guest of KSA


2.      Week-long  Saudi Visit  for Coverage of three day  ‘Future Investment Summit’ in Riyadh 27 October 2019 .


3.      Week-long Visit to Turkey 13 September 2018 participated in a  three Day Media Conference.


4.      Week-long Visit to IRAN 5 th August 2018 as guest and study tour of Iran.

Socio Professional Activities


Member         -              Press Club of India

Member         -              United Muslim of India  New Delhi

National Secretary :  Working Journalist Club New Delhi

National Co ordinator   -   All India Ideal Journalist Association (AIIJA), New Delhi

You may cantact him on : Mob; 9891568632 on  Facebook : ashraf.a.bastavi on  Twitter: @ashraf_bastavi


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