S K Aggarwal (b.1938 ), a post graduate from University of Delhi in 1961, retired from The Economic Times as Deputy News Editor after a long stint with the Times group. A keen watcher of socio-economic and political events in India and abroad, he has written several articles in newspapers and periodicals. He has been delivering lectures on journalism in most of the colleges of the Delhi University. Besides this, he has also been teaching at The Times School of Journalism, YMCA, Pioneer School of Journalism. He was also one of the proud founders of the Amity School of Journalism and delivered lectures there.
He has widely travelled in India and abroad. He is a member of several professional bodies like the Forum of Financial Writers, Authors Guild of India and the Press Club of India. He has authored seven books, namely, Press at the Crossroads in India, Media Credbility, whither Indian Democracy, Handbook for Journalists and Editorial Excellence, Investigative Journalism. The last one, Stock Markets and Financial Journalism (1998, Shipra) was released by our worthy Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh.