July 24, 2016
Begins on July 24, Sunday at 11a.m. Telecast on India Today, news channel. Log on to the website indiatoday.intoday.in
Is your day incomplete without a run-down of events from around the world? Do you care about trending news as much as a viral joke? We have the perfect challenge for you. Presenting News Wiz, a quiz to put your news quotient to the test.
Designed by the producers of Kaun Banega Crorepati, New Wiz will see Rajdeep Sardesai grilling some of the best-informed students from around the country. The winners will participate in a grand finale like no other on Indian news television.
The quiz is designed by the best in business, Anita and Siddhartha Basu, the producers of landmark shows including ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’, ‘Mastermind India’, ‘University Challenge’ and ‘India’s Child Genius’.
News and Quiz come together in a fantastic battle of brains. Rajdeep Sardesai who has spent his life in news will be at the helm of the first-of-its-kind quiz show – NewsWiz. There is no one better equipped than Rajdeep to host such a show considering that he has spent 26 years reporting, editing and anchoring news. The competitors – students from class IX to XII – will show off their knowledge of news and current affairs, incidents and events around the world.