Praveen Swami National Editor, Strategic and International Affairs, The Indian Express

Praveen Swami was awarded Sanskriti Samman Award in 1999, Prem Bhatia Memorial Award for Political Journalism in 2003 and the Indian Express- Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism prize in 2006. Swami was a Jennings Randolph Senior Fellow at the United States Institute of Peace in Washington in 2004–2005.