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By Mani Shankar Aiyar

ISBN-10: 0670082759

ISBN-13: 9780670082759

Mani Shankar Aiyar seems to be again to the alterations that experience taken position throughout the -Time of Transition' "the 20 years for the reason that leading Minister Rajiv Gandhi left workplace after the Lok Sabha elections of November 1989. Rajiv Gandhi was once the fourth top minister of India in 4 many years of independence, however the final two decades have noticeable as many as 8 leading ministers and several other extra governments. Accompanying the swap from single-party governance to the instability of coalition politics are significant adjustments within the speed, trajectory or even the ambitions of nation-building. it really is those contentious transitions which are mirrored within the 5 significant topics of this quantity: Democracy, Secularism, Socialism, Nonalignment, and Neighbourhood coverage. Mani Shankar Aiyar was once either a witness to, and a reluctant player in, those approaches of switch: as joint secretary in Rajiv Gandhi's leading minister's workplace, as an MP on the grounds that 1991, and this day as a cupboard minister within the United innovative Alliance executive. His columns for the Indian show are analytical and shiny commentaries on their instances, written within the author's inimitable variety. This assortment sheds gentle on a severely major period in modern India.

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By Mani Shankar Aiyar

ISBN-10: 0670082759

ISBN-13: 9780670082759

Mani Shankar Aiyar seems to be again to the alterations that experience taken position throughout the -Time of Transition' "the 20 years for the reason that leading Minister Rajiv Gandhi left workplace after the Lok Sabha elections of November 1989. Rajiv Gandhi was once the fourth top minister of India in 4 many years of independence, however the final two decades have noticeable as many as 8 leading ministers and several other extra governments. Accompanying the swap from single-party governance to the instability of coalition politics are significant adjustments within the speed, trajectory or even the ambitions of nation-building. it really is those contentious transitions which are mirrored within the 5 significant topics of this quantity: Democracy, Secularism, Socialism, Nonalignment, and Neighbourhood coverage. Mani Shankar Aiyar was once either a witness to, and a reluctant player in, those approaches of switch: as joint secretary in Rajiv Gandhi's leading minister's workplace, as an MP on the grounds that 1991, and this day as a cupboard minister within the United innovative Alliance executive. His columns for the Indian show are analytical and shiny commentaries on their instances, written within the author's inimitable variety. This assortment sheds gentle on a severely major period in modern India.

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