The main work and responsibilities of a News Reader are explained below:1. The most important task of any news reader is to read the news aloud on the news show. They have to do this in such a way that they provide all the necessary information and do not miss anything. At the same time they have to stay creative in order to arouse the curiosity of the audience. For TV news readers it is very important to work on their expressions along with their voice modulation. The way they present the news indicate how good they are in their work and therefore should focus a lot on this.2. Quite often the

As a News Reader, one has to do a lot of tasks. Below are the day to day activities of a News Reader: They have to do in depth research and analysis of the various issues and the news that are trending on that particular day. They also work with the journalists in writing the news stories. Sometimes they have to take the interviews. In that case they have to do their preparation and practice it.   They arrange the news bulletin and practice them few times to get comfortable with the news. Their main role is to present the news stories on the Television or Radio and make an effective

You need to learn a number of things if you want to get the job of a News Reader. Below is the list of things that you should learn and that will help you finding the [job of a news reader][1]. 1. You need to learn a lot about journalism in general. If you are looking for this job you must be a student of [mass communication and journalism][2]. You need to get your basics right as a journalist. The important thing here is to understand the news process and how would you be able to contribute as a news reader.2. You need to get the exposure of camera and live television. This is the most diffi

Not only news readers rather general awareness is the basic requirement for every person. Being a news reader is job of high responsibility because you are now assumed as the ocean of information who is able to spread news worldwide and if you are not confident in your knowledge you will not be able to convince others. Work of news reader is just not to relay the news it is about enhancing the awareness, people will only listen you if you have the capacity to make you listen. Some times you also have to discuss, give your opinion and this is all possible only with the excellent general awarene

Below are the list of things that any News Reader works on most of the times:1. The newsreaders keep a check on the latest news and happenings around the world. They have to stay alert all the time and cannot afford to be ignorant about anything and anywhere in the world. These days with the wonderful reach of internet and social media websites have made things easier for them. They keep a tab on their twitter feed and have to react immediately if something happens.2. The newsreader have to prepare their presentation before hosting a live show or even recorder television or radio. They have to

If you want to become a successful news reader you should have the following work values:1. You need to understand the time management and the importance of it. You cannot afford to take more time for the recorded news as you are also wasting the time of whole crew while doing that. A successful news reader will understand the value of other people's time and therefore will not take much time in order to shoot the show.2. As a news reader, one has to have the right knowledge and thorough understanding of the various issues that matter to common people. It is important especially in case of int

Hi Surya, News Readers are a part of the Media world. Thus after 12th any stream, you would have to chose Mass Media or the BMM course. Few colleges conduct an entrance tests. During the Graduation, you could choose Journalism. Please note that Journalism includes both Print ( newspaper) and Visual ( reporters) media. Please note that once you join a media firm, you will not join as a reporter initially. You would first begin with editing or being a trainee. Post that based on your liking and interests and calibre you will get your desired role. As such to be a news Reader, the main important

Hi There, As the title suggests, News reader, this is a field related to Media. Thus as a Media professional, one needs to be bold and no stage fright is a must quality for this field. Apart from this as a news reader, either you would be reading from a script or the teleprompter. SO here you are ready with what you have to speak, but in case of a Breaking news, you need to have **good decision making** capabilities, as well as **good command over the language.** You cannot just read the news the way it has been announced. Thus good decision skills, whereby understanding of which words to b

Hi Diksha, Interesting question, but I am sure you are aware of the answer yourself. As your question is related to the Media industry, and we all know that the Media has no fixed hours of working. But coming to your question. As a fresher in the industry, you would begin your career as a news reporter, whereby you would have to travel to the location to bring in the news, so here there is no fixed time of working. And most importantly, you would not be given a choice, you would have to be flexible to the timings given to you. As you gain experience and are ready to face the camera, ple

Hi Sahil, Interesting career option. The news Reader is the "**Face**" of a broadcasting agency. He is the one voice that reaches the masses and the masses are kept well informed. So the Reader plays the most important job in a broadcasting agency. But as a Reader, you are not just handed over a script that you go on AIR and read. The groundwork also needs to be done by you. Though you have team of Reporters, who visit the places and brings in the news to the studio, then there is the Editor team, who would edit the news item according to its relevance, and then comes the show producer,

Dear Aspirant, The times have changed now. News Reader [are Journalists also][1]. Therefore you may rarely get jobs of only News Reader. Only job of News Reader may be possible Doordarshan like government owned broadcaster, however in private broadcasters, a Journalist who is also on the field to collect news and investigate, also does the task of News Reader. Best way to find a job as a News Reader / Journalist, will be to firstly have a [good academic qualification like Mass Communication][2], Journalism, English and then apply for vacancies announced in newspapers and list one's Resume on

Hello Aspirant, Welcome to [CareerGuide.com][1]!!! Thanks for writing to us. News reading has been one of the most glamorous and demanding career nowadays. There has been a great development in the Electronic Media that has led to the launch various NEWS Channels at Regional and National level where there is a huge demand for the people having interest to make their career in this field. A [career in News reading or anchoring][2] suits ti the people who have the bold personalities.There are several skills required for this career. A news reader needs to be presentable in front of the camera

Not only news readers rather general awareness is the basic requirement for every person. Being a news reader is job of high responsibility because you are now assumed as the ocean of information who is able to spread news worldwide and if you are not confident in your knowledge you will not be able to convince others. Work of news reader is just not to relay the news it is about enhancing the awareness, people will only listen you if you have the capacity to make you listen. Some times you also have to discuss, give your opinion and this is all possible only with the excellent general awarene

The main work and responsibilities of a News Reader are explained below:1. The most important task of any news reader is to read the news aloud on the news show. They have to do this in such a way that they provide all the necessary information and do not miss anything. At the same time they have to stay creative in order to arouse the curiosity of the audience. For TV news readers it is very important to work on their expressions along with their voice modulation. The way they present the news indicate how good they are in their work and therefore should focus a lot on this.2. Quite often the

You need to learn a number of things if you want to get the job of a News Reader. Below is the list of things that you should learn and that will help you finding the [job of a news reader][1]. 1. You need to learn a lot about journalism in general. If you are looking for this job you must be a student of [mass communication and journalism][2]. You need to get your basics right as a journalist. The important thing here is to understand the news process and how would you be able to contribute as a news reader.2. You need to get the exposure of camera and live television. This is the most diffi

Being a news reader demands a number of skills. The skills requirement for them has been increasing day by day due to the increased competition. Below are the points that tell about the skills required for the job of a news reader:1. The most important and the basic skill required for any news reader is to face the camera without any fright. They have to be comfortable in front of camera and should be able to speak well without being conscious about camera's presence. The natural comfort in front of camera is essential as it will help them to connect with the audience.2. The other important sk

If you want to become a successful news reader you should have the following work values:1. You need to understand the time management and the importance of it. You cannot afford to take more time for the recorded news as you are also wasting the time of whole crew while doing that. A successful news reader will understand the value of other people's time and therefore will not take much time in order to shoot the show.2. As a news reader, one has to have the right knowledge and thorough understanding of the various issues that matter to common people. It is important especially in case of int

Below are the list of things that any News Reader works on most of the times:1. The newsreaders keep a check on the latest news and happenings around the world. They have to stay alert all the time and cannot afford to be ignorant about anything and anywhere in the world. These days with the wonderful reach of internet and social media websites have made things easier for them. They keep a tab on their twitter feed and have to react immediately if something happens.2. The newsreader have to prepare their presentation before hosting a live show or even recorder television or radio. They have to