R. Jagannathan

A journalist with over 40 years of experience, R. Jagannathan is currently Editorial Director of Swarajya, a post held earlier by the late C Rajagopalachari. Jagannathan has been part of many launch teams, including Business Today, DNA and Firstpost.com. He was Editor, Financial Express where he began his career as a reporter/sub-editor. His recent focus has been on digital commentary and journalism, having been associated with Firstpost.com, Moneycontrol.com, Business-standard.com, and myiris.com. He was awarded the Shriram Sanlam Lifetime Achievement Award in 2016.

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Sleeping with the AdversaryShould journalists take up public office or does it kill their credibility?

Swapan Dasgupta, Pankaj Pachauri, R Jagannathan, Ashish KhetanModerated by Madhu Trehan

Presented by SoftBank

  • Friday, August 3
  • 2.30 – 3.30
  • Stein Auditorium
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