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Prabhu Chawla is the Editorial Director of The New Indian Express group.

Having begun as a reporter and spent over 40 years in journalism during which time he has headed The India Today group and The Indian Express as Editor, Chawla has witnessed and recorded dramatic changes in Indian democracy — from the trauma of the Emergency, the pathos of Rajiv Gandhi's rise and fall and the angst of Mandal to the churning of liberalisation and the rise of coalition politics.

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S Raju

TRIVANDRUM 29-11-2016

Q: Why media is not supporting demonetization?

A: We are meant to report and we have done it without fear and favour. Those of us who support or oppose while reporting demonetisation are not part of the credible media.

Anand K Natarajan

Bangalore 29-11-2016

Q: Is opposition fair in asking the PM to reply on the demonetisation?

A: We are a democracy and opposition has legitimate right to seek Prime Minister's explanation.


Chennai 29-11-2016

Q: BJP should have fielded Dr. Swamy noted economist to counter the opposition offensive. I think he is the right man clear the mess created by the opposition. Your take on this.

A: I agree with you. But his own party leaders are afraid of him.


uk 05-12-2016

Q: Is it realistic to hope for balochistan freedom in next ten years regards samudra

A: If Prime Minister Modi plays his cards well. It is going to be a reality sooner than later. If Indira Gandhi could create Bangla Desh, Modi is also capable enough to divide Pakistan once again.

Saurabh Tiwari

Varanasi 05-12-2016

Q: Sir,I have written an article on codification of personal law with jurisprudence aspect and Constitutional background whom to send please provide contact to send my work for publication.  

A: Please send it to