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.
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Conservative MP Kwasi Kwarteng, parliamentary private secretary to the Chancellor, and Labour MP Alison McGovern, who sits on the Treasury select committee, discuss the economy and Brexit.
The Equalities and Human Rights Commission says it will launch an inquiry into the causes of the Grenfell fire disaster. 71 people died in the blaze in June.
Conservative MP and prominent Eurosceptic, John Redwood, talks to Krishnan Guru-Murthy about Friday’s deal between the UK and the EU.
In the studio, Krishnan Guru-Murthy is joined from Loughborough by Nicky Morgan, Conservative Chair of the Treasury Select Committee and an advocate of a soft Brexit.
In the studio, Krishnan Guru-Murthy speaks to the Justice Minister Dominic Raab – a leading Brexiteer at the referendum – and about how some in favour of a hard Brexit , like Nigel Farage, are calling this deal a capitulation and a humiliation.
Former Northern Ireland Secretary, Owen Paterson, and Tony Blair’s former director of communications, Alastair Campbell, discuss the Brexit negotiations.
Security Minister Ben Wallace responds to the Anderson terror report.
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Dr Hisham Hellyer, who is from the Royal United Services Institute and author of A Revolution Undone, about Egypt after the fall of Mubarak, discusses the mosque killings.
Conservative MP Bob Blackman, journalist and author Dawn Foster, who is currently writing a book on the UK housing market, and chairman of the Local Government Association, Lord Porter, discuss the chancellor’s housing announcements.