Disha Acharya is a media and communications graduate, specialising in print journalism, from the Manipal Academy of Higher Education. She is a freelance journalist and has written stories for The Times of India and The New Indian Express. Previously, she was the news editor of The Manipal Journal, an independent news organisation. Disha is currently interning at India Development Review, along with managing and hosting her podcast show ‘What’s Brewing’.
Devanshi is co-founder and director at IDR. Prior experience includes working as a part of the advisory research team at Dasra, and as a news producer at Times Now. Devanshi holds a BA in English Literature from Bryn Mawr College; has practice in building out communication and dissemination strategies, as well as in creating digital, user-friendly content.