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Bobby Ghosh named TIME world editor

Eminent Indian journalist Bobby Ghosh has been named the new editor of Time International.

Eminent Indian journalist Bobby Ghosh has been named the new editor of Time International. Ghosh was appointed Friday as the first non-American world editor in TIME’s history.

“It gives me great pleasure to announce that Bobby Ghosh is our new international editor. Bobby,quite simply,is a magnificent journalist who has done the highest level of work that one can aspire to in our profession,” Martha Nelson,editor-in-chief,and Rick Stengel,Managing Editor,said in am announcement.

“Bobby,whose recent India stories for TIME have included profiles of cricket god Sachin Tendulkar; Bollywood star Aamir Khan and world chess champ Vishwanathan Anand,replaces Jim Frederick,who now becomes a contributing editor,” they said.

Bobby joined TIME in 1998 after 10 years as a journalist in India and two on the staff of Far Eastern Economic Review in Hong Kong.