In her latest book, India Is For Sale journalist Chitra Subramaniam recounts how politicians, bureaucrats and other assorted Indians sell the country down the. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Get this from a library! India is for sale. [Chitra Subramaniam] — Satirical essays, attempting to highlight corrupt practices in the political system in India.
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Working out of Switzerland and Sweden and reporting for The Hindushe secured over documents which established the fact of the illegal payments that led to a political turmoil in India.
Catalogue Persistent Identifier fr Sumit Kumar marked it as to-read Feb 16, He gave her nearly a hundred documents even before she had met him – merely because he liked her voice on the phone.
August 16, Are you an author? Chitra is listed in the Who’s Who of south Asian women. The author does not use real names but it is easy to tell who the major actors were.
India Is for Sale by Chitra Subramaniam (1997, Hardcover)
The ISI was succeeding. Lot of insights on how our politicians have messed up at International platforms. The only other point of interest in the book is about her main source in Stockholm, the man who gave her the documents that are now history. Amrita marked it as to-read Jan 31, In a wide-ranging interview to her published in The Hoot www.
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Popularity Popularity Featured Price: She says Madhavan and the others told her that the Swiss investigators “had given them to understand” that there was a large sixth account and that the Bachchans were probably linked to it. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Of how she called Sting from the hospital bed even as her child was on its way.
The book leaves you very, very tired. It was here that the issue was debated till kingdom come by Kashmiris of all hues bh denominations. Yet, it is no secret that till recently– and even now–the MEA had been driven by a single point agenda called Pakistan. Chifra as well as funny. She gives us a ring-side view of what happens when the Indian ‘Gormint’ travels abroad. PasupathyRam rated it liked it Feb 07, She is recognized subarmaniam India for her investigation of the Bofors-India Howitzer deal Bofors Scandal which is widely believed to have imdia to the electoral defeat of former prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi in Cite this Email this Add to favourites Print this page.
They stood by and subramanixm to their friends and relatives all over the world at Rs per minute phone calls to say they were saving Kashmir in Geneva. B hutta had sent her crack diplomats and spies armed with Indian newspaper reports about police atrocities in Kashmir. Tushar Gambhir marked it as to-read Jun 02, Only 1 left subramaniwm stock – order soon. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Similar Items India’s problems of security, by K.
No trivia or quizzes yet. Get fast, free shipping with Subramaniqm Prime. The book talks about the years immediately following Congress rule and when Deve Gowda was in power. BookOnline – Google Books. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. As Pakistan mobilised support for itself, India dug its head deeper into the ground. New Delhi pressed panic buttons in Indian embassies all over the world and anybody who could indiw Kashmir was dispatched to Geneva to be on standby with a mobile telephone in hand.
As a UN correspondent, she has reported on various issues including disarmament, the Bosnian war and peace negotiations, the Uruguay Round of multilateral trade negotiations that led to the creation of the World Trade Organization WTO and human rights.
The situation was desperate.
Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a subramaniak life. Sharon added it Feb 15, Just a moment while we sign you indi to your Goodreads account. In fact, some people even went to the extent of saying India should co-sponsor Pakistan’s resolution and call Bhutta’s bluff.
From 25 December to 1 Januarythe Library’s Reading Rooms will be closed and no collection requests will be filled. New search User lists Site feedback Ask a librarian Help. So stunning was the lady in blue and so sparkling were the diamonds on her fingers that no one dared ask the prime sbramaniam how she could make such accusations when in her own country women were half human beings and where minorities were treated like dogs.
She describes how they behave when they go abroad to ‘represent’ India, to places like Geneva, Davos etc.