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Ashish Joshi

Award winning international correspondent and news presenter

Ashish Joshi is a reporter and presenter for the award winning 24-hour channel Sky News 

In 2009 Ashish was appointed Sky’s first Gulf Correspondent. Since moving to Dubai Ashish has covered the Iranian Presidential elections, reported from Afghanistan and joined the hunt for Somali pirates in the Indian Ocean. He also reported from Indonesia following the Sumatra earthquake.

Before opening Sky’s Gulf bureau Ashish covered many of the world’s major news events. These include the Boxing Day Tsunami, the Pakistan Earthquake, the Lebanon War and the Mumbai Terror Siege. 

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India Games INDIA GAMES 2010
Running time: 3m 57s
India is under intense pressure following its shambolic Commonwealth Games preparation. Campaigners claim the Government is abusing human rights. Workers are risking their lives to meet impossible deadlines to complete the facilities.
India Games INDIA GAMES 2010
Running time: 2m 46s
Thousands of slum dwellers are evicted from their homes as shanty towns are bulldozed ahead of the Commonwealth Games. Beggars and hawkers are swept from the streets in an attempt to beautify the city exposing a dark side to The Games.
BANGKOK CRISIS 2010
Running time: 2m 31s
Red Shirt protestors set up burning barricades around Bangkok to defy the Thai government. Army snipers shoot to kill demonstrators but the anti-government protests become more intense as street battles rage across Bangkok.
BANGKOK CRISIS 2010 BANGKOK CRISIS 2010
Running time: 4m 17s
The Thai army is ordered to crush a two-month anti-government protest that has crippled Bangkok. Soldiers smash through the barricades as the final assault to reclaim Bangkok gets underway. Heavy fighting continues to claim casualties on both sides.
Lebanon War Exodus PIRATE HOSTAGES 2010
Running time: 4m 45s
Exclusive interviews with Rachel and Paul Chandler as concern grows about their mental and physical health at the hands of Somali pirates.
SOMALIA PIRATES 2009
Running time: 3m 17s
On board the USS Anzio as the American cruiser sails across the Indian Ocean and around the Horn Of Africa hunting Somali pirates.
Lebanon Survivors IRAN ELECTIONS 2009
Running time: 3m 41s
Iran is tense in the days leading up to the country’s presidential election. Strict moral codes have been relaxed and Iran’s long suffering reformers see the real possibility of regime change.
Mumbai Survivors IRAN ELECTIONS 2009
Running time: 3m 11s
Iran’s notorious riot police take to the streets to stamp out protest. Iran’s reformers claim they have been robbed of victory and urge their supporters to revolt against the regime.
Lebanon War Exodus IRAN JEWS 2009
Running time: 3m 58s
An ancient Jewish community in Esfahan has coexisted with its Muslim neighbours for centuries. But will the relationship survive if Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is re-elected?
Lebanon Survivors IRAN QOM 2009
Running time: 3m 20s
Qom is one of Shia Islam’s holiest cities. Here the seeds of Iran’s Islamic revolution were once sown. Unthinkably the wind of reform now blows around its fabled domes and minarets.
Lebanon Survivors INDONESIA EARTHQUAKE 2009
Running time: 3m 22s
A devastating earthquake hits the Indonesian island of Sumatra. Entire communities are buried under mud landslides. Remote hillside villages face a battle for survival.
Lebanon War Exodus INDONESIA EARTHQUAKE 2009
Running time: 3m 16s
A desperate battle to free a teenage student trapped under the remains of her university. Under the rubble all around Suchi Suri are the dead and decaying bodies of her classmates and teachers.
Lebanon War Exodus INDONESIA EARTHQUAKE 2009
Running time: 3m 14s
An earthquake survivor chokes back tears of happiness and pain. Suchi Suri has survived the earthquake but faces life saving emergency surgery. At what cost?
Mumbai Terror Siege MUMBAI TERROR SIEGE 2008
Running time: 2m 23s
The city is in lockdown as commandoes battle terrorists.
Mumbai Survivors MUMBAI SURVIVORS 2008
Running time: 5m 10s
Tales of heroism from the survivors of Mumbai’s terror attack. An elite Black Cat Commando explains how he was shot battling terrorists inside The Taj as he searched for survivors.
Inside Britain's Prisons INSIDE BRITAIN’S PRISONS 2008
Running time: 4m 06s
Exclusive access inside a Young Offenders Institute to learn about life behind bars for gangsters who use knives.
Race, Sex and American Politics RACE, SEX AND AMERICAN POLITICS 2006
Running time: 4m
A crucial Mid-Term election battle is blighted by racism and sleaze when a black politician bids to make history in America’s deep south.
Lebanon War LEBANON WAR 2006
Running time: 2m 8s
More civilians die as Israeli air force jets target Hezbollah inside Beirut.
Lebanon Survivors LEBANON SURVIVORS 2006
Running time: 3m 20s
The first pictures of the destruction inside south Beirut as survivors return to the ruins to salvage what they can.
Lebanon War Exodus LEBANON WAR EXODUS 2006
Running time: 1m 41s
Thousands flee Beirut as a temporary ceasefire is agreed by Israel and Hezbollah.
World Cup Riots WORLD CUP RIOTS 2006
Running time: 3m 12s
England fans clash with riot police and rival supporters in Stuttgart during the 2006 Football World Cup.
Pakistan Earthquake PAKISTAN EARTHQUAKE 2006
Running time: 12m 18s
Remote mountain communities struggle to survive in the mountains of Kashmir following a devastating earthquake in 2006.
Sri Lanka Civil War SRI LANKA CIVIL WAR 2005
Running time: 8m 57s
Crucial Presidential elections take place in Sri Lanka but Tamil Tiger guerrillas threaten to escalate violence in their bid for an independent homeland.
Suicide Bombers' Village BOMBERS' VILLAGE 2005
Running time: 6m 2s
Three of the four London bombers grew up in Beeston, Yorkshire. A community gripped by fear is deeply distrustful of the media and bracing itself for a backlash of hatred.
Undercover Bombers UNDERCOVER BOMBERS 2005
Running time: 2m 32s
Undercover filming on London’s tube network to show how police and public attitudes to Asian men hardened immediately after the 7/7 London suicide attacks.
Tsunami Train Disaster TSUNAMI TRAIN DISASTER 2004
Running time: 5m 28s
Up to 1500 passengers were killed when a giant wave struck a packed express train just outside Galle following the Boxing Day Tsunami
in 2004.
Tsunami Miracle Birth TSUNAMI MIRACLE BIRTH 2004
Running time: 2m 43s
As a tsunami strikes the Sri Lanka coast a baby is born as the water rises to destroy the hospital.
Tsunami Village Of Fear TSUNAMI VILLAGE OF FEAR 2004
Running time: 2m 15s
Mass burials take place after the village of Katugoda is almost completely wiped out by the giant wave.
Presenting PRESENTING
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Ashish Joshi presents on SKY News – one of the world’s leading 24-hour news channels.
 
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