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.
Immigration Minister Brandon Lewis says EU nationals given “settled status” after Brexit will have the same rights as British citizens.
It’s a stark and passionate cry from the heart. Ben Okri’s latest poem is entitled simply “Grenfell Tower, June 2017”, but it explores issues of grief, pain, waste and inequality.
Portuguese Socialist Party MEP Ana Gomes says she welcomes Theresa May’s public offer to EU nationals living in Britain, but adds that any watering down of their rights will not be accepted.
The Lib Dem leadership candidate says his party want to raise taxes and invest more in public services, but there are ‘no easy options’ when it comes to ending austerity.
Sir Ken Knight, former Chief Inspector of Fire Services, says a public inquiry needs to revisit the issue of retro-fitting sprinklers to older high-rise blocks of flats.
Some 60 high-rise tower blocks in 25 council areas across the country have now failed cladding safety tests after the Grenfell Tower fire, the Government has said.
Georgia Gould said fire service experts warned the north London council that residents were not safe in some council housing blocks.
Camden residents Gemma Biggs and Hanad Mohamed are refusing to leave their Camden council flats despite fire safety fears, calling the local authority’s actions “chaotic”.
High-rise council tenants are being forced to move after the Grenfell Tower blaze exposed wider safety concerns.
Henry Blofeld explains the secrets of great cricket commentary and talks about his most memorable Test.
The Home Office has been taken to court by a campaign group that accuses it of breaking the law by not allowing enough child refugees into the country. There are almost 100,000 unaccompanied children living in Europe and Britain has said it will allow in no more than 480. But a piece of legislation passed…
The writer Nesrine Malik, who lives near the tower, Mirna Ayoubi, a friend of the family of Mohammed Alhajali, who died in the fire and who has started a petition to get his Syrian parents to Britain, and Mushtaq Lasharie, who was a Labour councillor for 18 years, discuss the local reaction to the tower…
In North Kensington the atmosphere has been strained for three days now. And it’s growing more strained by the hour. The effect on the community of the tragedy and its unfolding aftermath – 30 are confirmed dead, over 70 are missing – is difficult to gauge.
Mustafa al Mansur, who led the protest outside the town hall and whose wife’s best friend is missing, says Theresa May is out of touch. Eve Allison, a Conservative councillor, says a lack of co-ordination has meant that locals have had to galvanise themselves.
Labour activist and Corbyn supporter, Huda Elmi, says there was a “massive increase” in the youth turnout in the election, which can be repeated. Newly-elected Labour MP for Slough, Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi, says his party’s “excellent policies” helped prevent a Tory landslide.Times columnist Philip Collins says Labour should carry on as it is, rather than…