Former senior editor of The Times of India, Praful is a freelance journalist and regular columnist for several leading newspapers in India.
He is an associate editor of Security Dialogue, published by PRIO, Oslo; A Member of the International Network of Engineers and Scientists against Proliferation (INESAP) and Co-founder of the Movement in India for Nuclear Disarmament (MIND).
He is also a Visiting Professor at the Nelson Mandela Centre for Peace and Conflict Resolution, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.
His latest book, co-authored with Achin Vanaik, is New Nukes: India, Pakistan and Global Nuclear Disarmament (Interlink 1999).
See online : prafulbidwai.org