Asian Media Awards 2017 Winners

Winners of the fifth annual Asian Media Awards were announced on Wednesday 25 October at the Hilton Manchester Deansgate.

Publication of the Year  – The Asian Today

Best Blog – Taran Bassi

Best Website –

Best Video Channel – Rucksar Naaz for Browngirl Problems1

Best Live Event  – Magic Lantern Festival

Best Stage Production – CombustionWritten and Co-Produced by Asif Khan (AIK productions); Co-Producer: Jonathan Kennedy (Tara Arts); Directed by: Nona Shepphard; Designed by Mila Sanders Featuring: Mitesh Soni; Nigel Hastings; Shireen Farkhoy; Rez Kempton; Beruce Khan

Media Professional of the Year – Arika Murtza

Creative Media Award  – ‘I Am Yezidi’ Exhibition Campaign

Media Agency of the Year – Ethnic Reach

Best TV Programme/Show – My Family, Partition and Me: India 1947

AMA Best Newcomer – Bhavin Bhatt

TV Channel of the Year – Star Plus

Best TV Character – Bhavna Limbachia as Rana Nazir in Coronation Street

TV Report of the Year – Former Members of Banned Terror Group Meet at Far-Right Training Camp By Rohit Kachroo, Producer: Becky Kelly for ITV News

Best Radio Show – Panjabi Hit Squad, BBC Asian Network

Regional Radio Station of the Year – Sabras Radio

Radio Presenter of the Year – Nihal, BBC Asian Network and BBC Radio 5 Live

Radio Station of the Year – Sunrise Radio

Regional Journalist of the Year – Audrey Dias, BBC Midlands Today

Outstanding Young Journalist – Shehab Khan, The Independent

Best Investigation – The Traffickers, Nelufar Hedayat for Lightbox

Journalist of the Year – Nelufar Hedayat

Media Personality of the Year – Anita Rani

Sophiya Haque Services to British Television & Film Award – Gurinder Chadha

Outstanding Contribution to Media – Yasmin Alibhai-Brown

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