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Murali Krishnan

Deutchse Welle Correspondent, New Delhi, India

Murali Krishnan is the India correspondent for Deutsche Welle, Germany’s national broadcaster. He has done extensive investigation over the last 25 years into organized crime, politics and security issues. As a special correspondent for Outlook magazine in New Delhi, he was part of the investigative team that exposed match fixing in Indian cricket, which became 2000’s biggest international sports story.

He has contributed to a variety of investigations for the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, on oil (2004), climate change (2009) and tobacco lobby (2011). He was also part of a six-member global team that worked on an ICIJ funded project on the use of asbestos and its harmful effects that won the John B. Oakes Awards.