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About us

About usHistory, Policy, Editors

Established on 14 January 2014 by a group of journalists and thinkers, Sirf News is an alternative news and views medium with no affiliation to any political party or inclination towards any. The editorial section is, however, ideological, upholding patriotism, economic and individual liberty and scientific temper.

Editor-in-Chief

Surajit Dasgupta
The founder of सिर्फ़ News has been a science correspondent in The Statesman, senior editor in The Pioneer, special correspondent in Money Life and columnist in various newspapers and magazines, writing in English as well as Hindi. He was the national affairs editor of Swarajya, 2014-16. He worked with Hindusthan Samachar in 2017. He was the first chief editor of Sirf News and is now back at the helm after a stint as the desk head of MyNation of the Asianet group. He is a mathematician by training with interests in academic pursuits of science, linguistics and history. He advocates individual liberty and a free market in a manner that is politically feasible. His hobbies include Hindi film music and classical poetry in Bengali, English, French, Hindi and Urdu.

Executive Editor

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The Executive Editor of Sirf News has a media experience of over two decades in business and political reporting, and input coordination and research on tax; he worked for the programme 'Made in India' on Doordarshan, with ANI in the making of 'Business This Week' on Home TV and South Asia News Capsule on American channel News 56; worked with Sahara Samay as a senior correspondent and Aksharganga Media and contributed to business magazine Logistic Times

Consulting Editor

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The Consultant Editor of Sirf News is a senior journalist with more than 20 years of experience in reporting and editing, has worked with Hindusthan Samachar (news agency), Mail Today, Hindustan Times, Mid-Day, etc

Consulting Editor

Sudhir K Singh
A Consulting Editor of Sirf News, Sudhir K Singh is a senior journalist, columnist: Mostly an independent journalist since 2010; was senior editor, The Equator Line (TEL), The New Indian Express; associated with the Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Research Foundation; counsellor for LanXess, Edelman; chief of bureau (Madhya Pradesh & Chhattisgarh), Asian Age; senior assistant editor, The Times Of India; resident editor/edition-in-charge, TOI Patna; launched TOI Calcutta edition before being appointed ex officio chief of bureau, Madhya Pradesh; special correspondent, The Pioneer, Calcutta; deputy news editor, Business And Political Observer; corporate communications manager, Guest Keen Williams; edited and reported for The Statesman in Calcutta; wrote cover stories and did book reviews for the paper's Sunday magazine, Miscellany; began journalistic career with The Telegraph