Ranita Roy

Photographer
     
Location: Andul
Nationality: Indian
Biography: Ranita Roy was born in Andul, a small town near Kolkata, India. She is a photojournalist, whose work has been published in various media publications including Reuters, The New York Times, BBC, The Guardian, The National (UAE), The Economic Times,... read on

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Thomson Reuters - Pictures of the year:India

By Ranita Roy — A Darjeeling Himalayan Railway steam train, which runs on a 2 foot gauge railway and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, passes by a market in Ghum,..
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Aljazeera - Week in pictures: From protests in Iraq to a quake in Albania

By Ranita Roy — ​ IN PICTURES/HUMAN RIGHTS - Week in pictures: From protests in Iraq to a quake in Albania ​​​
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The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world - Best Photograph of the Day

By Ranita Roy — he Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world
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MIA “Russia Today” : Best photos of the week

By Ranita Roy — ​ Ria.ru offers readers the most vivid and emotional photographs taken by correspondents of world agencies this past week ​​​
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Sputnik International - This Week in Pictures: 16-22 November

By Ranita Roy — ​ People walk as smoke billows from burnt waste alongside a road in Howrah on the outskirts of Kolkata, India, 19 November 2019 - Ranita Roy..
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Reuters - Column: China, India are both the problem and solution for coal, climate chang

By Ranita Roy — ​ A worker breaks coal for a steam engine belonging to Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, which run on a 2 foot gauge railway and is a UNESCO World..
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Internazionale - OUR CLIMATE - The regions of the river deltas risk being left without land

By Ranita Roy — ​ Hindu believers on the banks of the Ganges in Calcutta, India on September 28, 2019. (Ranita Roy) ​​​
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Global News - Youth rally around the world in global climate strike

By Ranita Roy — ​ Students take part in a "Fridays for Future" march calling for urgent measures to combat climate change, in Kolkata, India, September..
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Interaksyon - Bullied by peers, India’s LGBT+ children drop out of schools

By Ranita Roy — ​ School children walk past a parked Darjeeling Himalayan Railway train, which runs on a 2 foot gauge railway and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site,..
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The Atlantic - Photos of the Week: Cool Pup, Orion Launch, Pitch Invader

By Ranita Roy — ​ A Darjeeling Himalayan Railway steam train, which runs on a 2-foot-gauge railway and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, passes by a market in..
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The National (Opinion) - Beautiful images speak to a bygone era for Indian trains

By Ranita Roy — ​ A boy looks out of the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway train. Ranita Roy ​​​
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BBC News - Week in pictures: 22-28 June 2019

By Ranita Roy — ​ A Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) steam train, which runs on a two-foot gauge railway line, passes by a market in Ghum, India. Built in 1879,..
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Reuters - The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway

By Ranita Roy — ​ A Darjeeling Himalayan Railway steam train, which runs on a two foot gauge railway and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, passes by a market in..
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The Telegraph - Pictures of the Day: 29 June 2019

By Ranita Roy — ​ A Darjeeling Himalayan Railway steam train, which runs on a 2 foot gauge railway and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, passes by a market in..
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on NYTimes: Revealing the Terror of Sleep Paralysis

By Ranita Roy — Photographs by Ranita Roy Text by James Estrin May 2, 2019 One rainy night in 2015, Ranita Roy was startled awake by the feeling that an intruder..
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Indian Girl on Reuters: Hailed Photography Prodigy After Winning Award.

By Ranita Roy — Indian girl hailed photography prodigy after winning award Ranita Roy from Calcutta, India has been hailed for her talent by veteran..
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The Sunday Guardian - How an international photography initiative is promoting the female view

By Ranita Roy — ​ 22-year-old Indian photographer Ranita Roy is also among the finalists. In her series, she has represented the positivity reflected by Indian..
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The Indian Express - The women they saw

By Ranita Roy — ​ Kolkata-based photographer Ranita Roy is the only Indian participant. The 22-year-old studying environmental science at Asutosh College in..
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Hindustan Times - Framed: Women around the world and their lives, showcased at this exhibition

By Ranita Roy — ​ From India, Kolkata-based Ranita Roy’s black and white frames narrate the story of her grandmother’s life. “Since my childhood..
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