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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Chitra Subramaniam led the work initially on media and later in policy analysis and communications. Satish marked it as to-read Jan 22, One year into an eventless stringership with a south Indian daily, a young journalist heard from her associate editor for the first time. Ankur marked it as to-read Jun 07, Ritkesh Singh rated it it was amazing Jan 27, She describes how they behave when they go abroad to ‘represent’ India, to places like Geneva, Davos etc.

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. All Formats Hardcover Sort by: See 1 question about India Is For Sale…. Views Read Edit View history. Vihan Directs marked it as to-read Feb 21, In the Library Request this item to view in the Library’s reading rooms using your library card.

Meryl Packiaraj marked it as to-read Jun 05, Preethi Sridharan marked it as to-read Nov 26, The only other point of interest in the book is about her main source in Stockholm, the man who gave vhitra the documents that are now history.


For her work she has received several journalism awards including the prestigious B. Pakistani spies from their famed secret service organisation, the ISI, as discreet and efficient as India’s subrajaniam Research and Analysis Wing sleuths, cruised the halls of the UN in Geneva looking for other spies.

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For years, Indian diplomats’s leitmotif was they didn’t want to internationalise the Kashmir ssle. A chill ran down my spine. They did not trust him, says Subramaniam, because they felt he was in touch with the Hindujas and possibly had a “double agenda”.

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Vandhu marked it as to-read Oct 15, She is the author of several books, including; India is for Salea New York Times — India, best seller the cover for which was designed by one of India’s best known cartoonists Mr.


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Chitra was born inin SindriIndia. Goenka Award and the Chameli Devi Award. It was Geneva, and Chitra Subramaniam was about to wander into the Bofors fire-storm. Subtamaniam more about Amazon Prime. 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 skbramaniam creation of the World Trade Organization WTO and human rights.

Rohan Kndia marked it as to-read Mar 17, Retrieved 8 August Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Sangam was the Hindujas’ flagship company in London Six years and a hundred reports later, the lady is still at it, poking about for names in a jungle of coded bank accounts, sburamaniam companies and trails that die in Panama.

Dakshit Chaudhary marked it as to-read Feb 19, The book talks about the years immediately following Congress rule and when Deve Gowda was in power.