Krishnan Guru-Murthy is one of the main anchors of Channel 4 News.
Since joining the team in 1998 he has fronted big events from the Omagh bombing and 9/11 to special war coverage and the Mumbai attacks. Having covered five British general elections he does special political shows for Channel 4 such as the "Ask the Chancellors" debate. Krishnan also anchors controversial programmes outside the news including the first live televised "Autopsy".
His TV career began at the age of eighteen presenting youth television for the BBC. He went on to present, report and produce a variety of programmes from Newsround to Newsnight.
Married with two children Krish also writes Gurublog.
In the studio: Ayesha Hazarika, a former special advisor to Ed Miliband and James Frayne, a former conservative government communication strategist and CEO of the PR firm Public First.
It’s the first working day without coal power since the Industrial Revolution. Once Britain’s industry was fuelled by thousands of mines, now there is barely a handful.
Conservative MP and former international development secretary Andrew Mitchell.
Joining us: Labour’s Shadow Health Secretary Jonathan Ashworth and the Liberal Democrat Health Spokesman, Norman Lamb. We did ask to speak to the Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt or any his junior ministers, no-one was available. However, I am joined by Chris Philp, the Conservative MP for South Croydon, who has constituents who access the threatened…
Tinie Tempah has just released his third album, ‘Youth’, which was nominated for two Brit awards. Krishnan Guru-Murthy went to his studio to talk to him about grime music and politics.
We’re joined now by the Home Secretary Amber Rudd.
Interview with the Ukip leader Paul Nuttall.
The Shadow Home Secretary Diane Abbot.
Joining me now is the former Labour Cabinet Minister, Lord Mandelson
While President Trump focuses on fighting battles overseas there is a war raging in his own White House. Alyssa Mastromonaco, President Obama’s former Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations, discusses her new book about her experience inside the Oval Office.
Thousands of children in care suffer behavioural problems because they’re being moved around so often. The Children’s Commissioner for England says they’ve faced so many upheavals its as if they’re being bounced around the system like pinball kids.
Back to where it all began. A new exhibition is showcasing early works by sculptor Henry Moore, along with the art which inspired him, from Rodin to Barbara Hepworth. It’s being displayed at his former home in Hertfordshire, after a £7m transformation – and includes pieces rarely seen in public.
In Bristol is David Nutt – he’s Professor of Neuro-psycho Pharmacology at Imperial College London and a former chair of the Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs. And Dr Henry Fisher is Policy Director at Voltface-a drug policy think tank.
The UK’s largest retailer, Tesco has announced its first full year of growth for seven years. Interview with Tesco Chief Executive Dave Lewis on the forecast for the company.
Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell says Labour will commit to the triple-lock guarantee to increase state pensions by at least 2.5%, until 2025, if it wins the next election.