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Aastha Atray Banan

She writes about music, celebrities, gender and all that makes a buzz on social media. When she`s not following a pop culture story, she writes romance stories and sings love songs.

Ajaz Ashraf

He is a senior journalist.

Anuja Jain

Aparna Bose

She is a Mumbai based Tarot consultant. She has had an interest in the Tarot since a very young age, and has been doing readings professionally since 2002

Arvind Vaidya

Arvind Vaidya

Ashish Rane

He is the Photo Editor at mid-day and has won over 13 regional, state-level and national awards in the field of photo journalism. He has excelled in his varied coverage over the last two decades. Twitter: @AshishRane2

Ashwin Ferro

He is the Deputy Sports Editor at Mid-day and has covered big-ticket events for the organization like the 2015 Cricket World Cup, the 2008 Olympics, and several Asian Games; specialises in hockey. Twitter: @ashwinferro

Bhupen Patel

C Y Gopinath

CY Gopinath, in Bangkok, throws unique light and shadows on Mumbai, the city that raised him. Email:

Clayton Murzello

He is the Group Sports Editor at Mid-day. He has been a cricket writer since 1988 and covered the cricket World Cups of 1996 and 2003 apart from a host of international series in England, Australia, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Sri Lanka, UAE, and Bangladesh. Twitter: @ClaytonMurzello

Cyrus Daruwala

He wears many hats, and also plenty of t-shirts - cartoonist, author, illustrator, ad copywriter. ‘Zal’ is his original comic strip that has now appeared in every Sunday Midday since 2018.

Devashri Bhujbal

Chief Sub-Editor, Mid-day Digital She writes on Indian politics, civic issues and human-interest stories

Devdutt Pattanaik

He writes and lectures on the relevance of mythology in modern times. Email:

Dharmendra Jore

Political Editor @mid_day Twitter: @dharmendrajore

Dipti Singh

Special Correspondent @mid_day. She covers education beat, also writes on climate change, environment and issues that are relevant to Mumbaikars.Twitter: @diptivsingh

Diwakar Sharma

Senior Correspondent (Mid-day Crime Team) Twitter: @DiwakarSharmaa

Dr Mazda Turel

He is a practicing neurosurgeon at Wockhardt Hospitals and Honorary Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery at Grant Medical College and Sir JJ Group of Hospitals.

Faizan Khan

Senior Correspondent (Mid-day Crime Team) Twitter: @journofaizan

Fiona Fernandez

Features Editor, The Guide Twitter: @bombayana

Gaurav Joshi

Freelance cricket writer/ broadcaster/ host of cricket with chai podcast Twitter: @gampa_joshi

Hema Deora

She is an award-winning international bridge player, a noted columnist and an avid photographer

Hemant Kenkre

Hemant Kenkre

Ian Chappell

Ian Michael Chappell is a former cricketer who played for South Australia and Australia. He captained Australia between 1971 and 1975.

Jaison Lewis

Freelance Features Writer / Editor / Tech Columnist

Johnson Thomas

Film critic - Searching for form and substance in the surreal world of celluloid makebelieve

Kanika Gupta

Lindsay Pereira

He writes about music, literature, and the arts

Mayank Shekhar

Predominantly writes on desi mass/pop-culture. Instagram/Facebook/Twitter: @mayankw14

Meenakshi Shedde

She is India and South Asia Delegate to the Berlin International Film Festival, a National Award-winning critic, curator to festivals worldwide, and a journalist. Email:

Meher Marfatia

She writes fortnightly on everything that makes her love Mumbai and adore Bombay. Email: Website:

Michael Ferreira

Former multiple world champion and Padma Bhushan awardee

Mihir Bose

Mohar Basu

She writes about movies, celebrities, and how they alter the larger narrative of society. Trying to chronicle the fast changing landscape of show business, she lives in the belief that artistes will alter the world as we know it.  Twitter: @MoharBasu

Muhammad Raafi

Chief sub-editor. Journalist and editor armed with wit and a knack for storytelling. I`ve penned narratives that resonate.

Nascimento Pinto

Nascimento Pinto is Mumbai-based lifestyle journalist with over 9 years of experience in covering the latest trends in food and drink, music, arts and culture, travel and sports news. Being a Mumbaikar at heart, he is also obsessed about everything in Mumbai and its co-existing communities that breathe life into it every day

Paromita Vohra

She is an award-winning Mumbai-based filmmaker, writer, and curator working with fiction and non-fiction.

Prajakta Kasale

Special Correspondent Beat: Civic issues (BMC) Twitter: @PrajaktaKasale

Prakash Gosavi

Prakash Gosavi, a horse race handicapper and inventor of Dynamic Ratings (DyR), is mid-day`s Racing Correspondent

Rahul da Cunha

He is an adman, theatre director/playwright, photographer, and traveller. Email:

Rajendra B. Aklekar

Deputy Chief Editor @mid_day He covers transport beat, has authored books on India`s rail history and heritage Twitter: @rajtoday

Ranjeet Jadhav

Special Correspondent Beat - Environment and Wildlife/Infrastructure Twitter: @ranjeetnature

Reetika Revathy Subramanian

Rosalyn D`mello

Deliberating on the life and times of every woman, she is a reputable art critic and the author of A Handbook For My Lover. Twitter: @RosaParx

Samiullah Khan

Senior Correspondent (Mid-day Crime Team) Twitter: @khanmidday

Sanjeev Shivadekar

A journalist for over 20 years in the profession covering Maharashtra politics and civic issues with a slew of investigative stories on scams and governance misdeeds in state government, BMC and real estate sector.

Shweta Shiware

Fashion Features Writer and Columnist Twitter: @holysoly

Srijanee Majumdar

Srijanee`s professional editing experience spans more than five years. Her career to date has seen her cover World Cups, Olympic Games, Grand Slams and interview the likes of Sourav Ganguly, SM Krishna, PV Sindhu, Mirabai Chanu, to name a few. Twitter: @majumdar_sd.

Subodh Mayure

He is the Senior Sports Correspondent (Sports) at Mid-day and specialises in Indian sports, athletics, and cricket reporting. He is a recipient of the Maharashtra government`s Rajarshri Shahu Maharaj award and is the author of a book in Marathi entitled "Chala Cricket Shikuya" Twitter: @subodhmayure

Sujay Shivalkar

Sujay has pursued his graduation in Bachelor`s of Mass Media specialised in advertising. He is passionate about cricket and interested in various sports which helps him with his career. Apart from this, he spends most of his time doing exercises and watching sports matches.

Sumedha Raikar Mhatre

She is a culture columnist in search of the sub-text. Email:


She has her finger on the pulse of local sport in Mumbai and the badminton scene in India. Twitter: @itssundari

Sundeep Misra

Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar is a former Indian cricketer who is considered as one of the finest batsmen to have ever graced the field. He is the first-ever batsman to score over 10,000 runs in Test cricket and is also a recipient of the Padma Shri and Padma Bhushan.

Upala KBR

An entertainment journalist for more than 25 years, she started out in Star and Style film magazine and has written for publications including Midday, Bombay Times, DNA, magazines like Debonair and Zee Premier, and online websites. Bollywood film news is always exciting to break! Twitter: @upalakbr999

Vinod Kumar Menon

He is the Editor (Special Investigation) at Mid-Day and has won several prestigious awards and scholarships as an investigative journalist. Twitter: @vinodkumarmenon

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