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Image of TVR Shenoy
Image of TVR Shenoy

T. V. R. Shenoy (10 June 1941 – 17 April 2018) was a journalist and columnist of India.[1] Shenoy had served as the Editor of the weekly news magazine The Week and Sunday Mail and held various posts in Indian Express and Malayala Manorama.[2]

Shenoy contributed to several national and international newspapers, website and magazines on issues ranging from national politics, economy, social issues, international affairs to current affairs. He regularly contributed articles and opinion to Indian Express, Gulf News,, Newstime and Mathrubhumi and

He was a native of Cherayi, Ernakulam, Kerala.[3]

He was a member of the Board of Trustees of India First Foundation.[4] He was awarded the Padma Bhushan award in 2003.[5]

He died on 17 April 2018 at the Kasturba Hospital in Manipal. He is survived by his wife, Saroja, and their two children, a son, Ajit, and a daughter, Sujatha. He is also survived by Sujatha's two children, twins.


  1. ^ "Editor Who Saw The Future". The Indian Express. 19 April 2018. Retrieved 25 June 2018.
  2. ^ Scroll Staff. "Journalist TVR Shenoy dies in Mangaluru at 77". Retrieved 25 June 2018.
  3. ^ "Veteran journalist T.V.R. Shenoy passes away at 77 in Mangaluru". India Today. 18 April 2018. Retrieved 18 October 2018.
  4. ^ "Veteran journalist T.V.R. Shenoy passes away". The Week. 17 April 2018. Retrieved 18 October 2018.
  5. ^ "Padma Awards" (PDF). Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2015. Retrieved 21 July 2015.