Veteran journalist Inder Malhotra passed away

Veteran journalist and political commentator Inder Malhotra has passed away following a long illness in Delhi. He was 86 years old. Malhotra began his career at the United Press of India news agency and went on to hold editorial positions at leading dailies. He had also served as a resident editor of The Times of India and The Statesman. In his journalistic career, he had mapped the ebb and flow of the Indian politics under every Prime Minister of independent India.

He has given lectures widely, both in India and abroad, including at all major universities in the United States and the UK. He has also written several books, his 1991 best selling, political and personal biography of Indira Gandhi, was recently revised and released with new chapters on what he dubbed as the future of the Gandhi dynastyA Panjab University alumnus, Malhotra received the Ramnath Goenka Lifetime Achievement Award in 2013. 

So let’s discuss some questions related to this post :
1. Name the journalist who has passed away recently?
2. Mr. Malhotra has received which award in the year 2013?


Courtesy: Times of India

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