Rahul Agarwal

  • Noida Uttar Pradesh - India
  • 9811158403
  • agrrahul@gmail.com
Rahul Agarwal

Editor / New Media Strategist


An engaging journalist with a strong live presence and a passion for storytelling having over a 10 years of experience in Broadcast and Web journalism, I serve as  editor content creation. Developing detailed strategies and operational plans to guide programs ranging from social community content to influencer and advocacy programs to large-scale, integrated social-first campaigns.Supported live events, rebranding efforts and other traditional campaigns with interactive solutions on social media platform of New media cell , Goverment of India.

work history 

Work History
Dec 2009 - Present

Editor/ New Media Strategist

Newspoint Tv

  • Drove strategy and execution of all social media and blog programming for the New Media cell of Goverment of India. https://www.youtube.com/user/INBMINISTRY   https://www.youtube.com/user/MEAIndia
  • Evaluate and operationalize new platforms/services for planning, measurement and execution.
  • Developed and maintained comprehensive initiatives that encourage greater engagement and increased visibility on social media networks.
  • Oversee and maintain regional programme online outreach and produce  information materials for public outreach on New Media Platforms.
  • Translated interactive strategy and brand requirements into actionable concepts.
  • Conceptualize the Live Telecast of Goverment Events like International Film Festival and many more on  Social media platform to outreach the audience on new Media .

         News point television is the  Partner to UNTV and official New Media     agency for the Goverment of India.

Nov 2008 - Nov 2009

News Contributor

Cnn International

Covered exclusive and award wining news stories from south asia for Cnn International show World Report .

Jun 2003 - Oct 2008

Senior Special Correspondent

Zee News

Generated script ideas for news headlines, bulletins and various reports.

Conducted live and recorded interviews of well known personalities.

Generated and executed creative, interactive and informative stories.

Delivers compelling content with over 30 live shots per week. Constantly chasing breaking news and building sources. Always goes beyond presenting the basic facts and finds the character in the story, while also engaging the audience using social media.


Apr 2001 - Mar 2002

Post Graduate

Amity University

Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism and Communcation .


  • Web Ratna Award 2015 For egoverance in Web Media  Goverment of India .
  • Best Young Journalist Award South Asia - Cnn International 2004.
  • Chief Ministers Award for Journalism 2004.
  • Best Outstanding Student In journalism 2002 Amity University .