Arjun Kharpal is a News Assistant for CNBC in London. He took on the role after interning at the company for three months. Arjun has previously written for the Times, the Telegraph, the Guardian and the Mirror in London. He holds a BA in English Literature from the University of York and an MA in Newspaper Journalism from City University, London.
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