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Aakar Patel is Executive Director of Amnesty International India. A former editor, Patel is a senior columnist and a translator of Urdu and Gujarati works.
Swapan Dasgupta is a senior journalist.
Sreeram Chaulia is a professor and Dean of the Jindal School of International Affairs.
Irreverent, provocative, opinionated... Shobhaa De has been challenging status quo for four decades... and is at her best when she punctures inflated egoes. Readers can send feedback to www.shobhaade.blogspot.com
C Raj Kumar is the founding Vice-Chancellor of O P Jindal Global University and Dean of Jindal Global Law School.