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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That meant six minutes per day. Most of them did just that. In April25 years after L’affaire Bofors came to light, Sten Lindstrom, former head of Swedish fo said he was the “deep throat” who explained the modus operandi of the illegal payments byy he handed over the documents to Subramaniam. The situation was desperate. Puneet marked it as to-read Feb 24, 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.
The former said the UNHRC was a political forum bu did not discuss human rights and that India should not make matters worse by playing Pakistan’s game.
India Is for Sale by Chitra Subramaniam (1997, Hardcover)
Popularity Popularity Featured Price: May 11, Sandip rated it liked it. He gave her nearly a hundred documents even before she had met him – merely because he liked her voice on the phone.
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Book review: Chitra Subramaniam’s ‘Bofors: The Story Behind The News’
Pakistan knew which button to press to make India jump. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Mortifying as well as funny.
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She still refuses to buy it. Are you an author? In fact, some people even went to the extent of saying India should co-sponsor Pakistan’s resolution and call Bhutta’s bluff. Subramaniam Security inida South Asia: Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. No trivia or quizzes yet.
As a UN correspondent, she has reported on various issues including disarmament, the Bosnian war and peace negotiations, the Uruguay Round of multilateral trade inxia that led to the creation of the World Trade Organization WTO and human rights. Mayo De marked it as to-read Nov 10, Mohammed Shafi marked it as to-read Jun 06, Collection delivery service resumes on Wednesday 2 January Of her marriage to the telephone, so that every time it rang her toddler would shout: They stood by and spoke to their friends and relatives subra,aniam over the world at Rs per minute phone calls to say they were saving Kashmir in Geneva.
India Is For Sale by Chitra Subramaniam
It was Geneva, and Chitra Subramaniam was about to wander into the Bofors fire-storm. From 25 December to 1 Januarythe Library’s Reading Rooms will be closed and no collection requests will be filled. The reasonable diplomats hastened to clarify that India was a democracy where people voted once every five years, where the press brought governments down and where the judiciary was relatively free.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Karthik Ramani marked it as to-read May 31, Satirical essays, attempting to highlight corrupt practices in the political system in India.