S K Aggarwal, (b. of Arts 1938), received his Master degree in Political Science from the University of Delhi in 1961. A keen watcher of political and socio economic events in India and abroad, he has written several articles in newspapers and periodicals. He has been delivering lectures on journalism in some of the colleges of the Delhi University and other media centres. He has widely travelled in India and abroad. Currently, Aggarwal is working as a Deputy News Editor in The Economic Times, New Delhi. He has already authored six books, namely, press at the Crossroads in India, Media Credibility, Whither Indian Democracy?, Handbook for Journalists and Editorial Excellence, Investigative Journalism and Media and Ethics.