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Rajiv Gandhi and Rama"s kingdom

by Ved Mehta

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Gandhi, Rajiv, 1944-,
    • Mehta, Ved, 1934- ,
    • India -- Politics and government -- 1977-

    • Edition Notes

      StatementVed Mehta.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS480.853 .M432 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 194 p. :
      Number of Pages194
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1091162M
      ISBN 100300060386
      LC Control Number94015420

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This book begins with this backdrop to trace the rise and governance of Rajiv Gandhi, Indira Gandhi's son. His brother Sanjay was killed in a plane crash and Rajiv, by all accounts a mild mannered man, assumed the helm of the worlds greatest democracy.

He did so against a back drop of communalism and poverty and other issues/5(3). Get this from a library. Rajiv Gandhi and Rama's kingdom. [Ved Mehta] -- Mehta begins by describing the politics that swirled around Indira Gandhi during the last two years of her life - in particular, the growing hostility among Sikhs, Hindus, and Muslims.

He tells of. Rajiv Gandhi and Rama's Kingdom. Ved Mehta. View Inside Price written book by the renowned author Ved Mehta is a chronicle of a tumultuous dozen years of recent Indian history—from the unsettled conditions that preceded the assassination of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi to the Hindu revival that followed the assassination of her son Rajiv.

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View Inside written book by the renowned author Ved Mehta is a chronicle of a tumultuous dozen years of recent Indian history—from the unsettled conditions that preceded the assassination of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi to the Hindu revival that followed the assassination of her son Rajiv.

RAJIV GANDHI AND RAMA'S KINGDOM. by Ved Mehta. BUY NOW FROM The big story is of a country teetering toward collapse as Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi successively lose control of politics, endanger national unity by mishandling regional and religious conflicts, and die at the hands of assassins.

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This elegantly written book by the renowned author Ved Mehta is a chronicle of a tumultuous dozen years of recent Indian history—from the unsettled conditions that preceded the assassination of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi to the Hindu revival that followed the assassination of her son Rajiv.

Buy Rajiv Gandhi and Ramas Kingdom by Ved Mehta online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop now. This elegantly written book by the renowned author Ved Mehta is a chronicle of a tumultuous dozen years of recent Indian history-from the unsettled conditions that preceded the assassination of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi to the Hindu revival that followed the assassination of her son Rajiv.

As Mehta explores the impulses that brought about the political and economic changes between and. Rajiv Ratna Gandhi (/ ˈ r ɑː dʒ iː v ˈ ɡ ɑː n d iː / (); 20 August – 21 May ) was an Indian politician who served as the 6th Prime Minister of India from to He took office after the assassination of his mother, Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, to become the youngest Indian Prime Minister at the age of Gandhi was from the politically powerful Nehru Preceded by: Indira Gandhi.

Who Killed Rajiv Gandhi. Why. How. An infamous murder. It was pm on 21 May. The year was A woman bowed respectfully. Her arm reached out to touch his feet. Suddenly there was an explosion. The deafening sound, the clouds of smoke, the shattered bodies, the blood and gore.

Who put together the pieces. Who saw through the foul play. Rajiv Gandhi, the end of a dream. Minhaz Merchant.

Viking, - Biography & Autobiography - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What politicians poll Pranab Mukherjee President Prime Minister Prime Minister's Prime Ministership Priyanka Punjab R.K.

Dhawan Rahul Rajiv and Sonia Rajiv Gandhi Rashtrapati Bhavan recalls role. In this book, Sonia Gandhi shares significant moments in the lives of the family and, with her perceptions and insights, illuminates Rajiv's inner universe of thought and feeling. Unpublished letters and photographs from her personal archives contribute to a textured portrait of characters and times in this story of conflicting identity and 5/5(2).

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Even after the Supreme Court verdict on sentences on the persons accused of killing Rajiv Gandhi there remains an area which the judiciary understandably has left untouched. It is the political accountability of a There are many good reasons why there should be a new book on Rajiv Gandhi's assassination/5.

The assassination of Rajiv Gandhi, former Prime Minister of India, occurred as a result of a suicide bombing in Sriperumbudur, Chennai, in Tamil Nadu, India on 21 May At least 14 others, in addition to Rajiv Gandhi, were killed. It was carried out by Thenmozhi Rajaratnam, also known as Dhanu, member of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), a militant organization from Sri Lanka Attack type: Suicide bombing.

The just-published book, “Conspiracy to kill Rajiv Gandhi – From CBI files”, claims that the tape, which had been taken from the videographer by IB the day after Rajiv Gandhi had been blown. Born: 20 August Passed Away: 21 May Contribution Rajiv Gandhi was one of the popular Prime Ministers of India.

The developmental projects launched by him include the national education policy and expansion of telecom sector.

Besides hi. Indira Gandhi's close associate PC Alexander, whose presidential candidature was opposed by Congress president Sonia Gandhi years later, has written his book, My Days With Indira Gandhi, that he saw Rajiv Gandhi and his wife fighting in the corridor of AIIMS in New Delhi after the assassination of the former prime minister in Author: Prabhash K Dutta.

Positives are book is a comprehensive collection of all the facts about assassination and the subsequent investigation. The writing style is lucid. The book ends with chapters on history of Sri Lankan conflict and Why Rajiv Gandhi was targeted by LTTE/5(4).Rajiv Gandhi was born on 20 Augustinto the country's eminent political dynasty - the Nehru-Gandhi family.

His mother, Indira Gandhi was the first and the only woman Prime Minister of India. Feroze Gandhi, a key member of the Indian National Congress and the editor of The National Herald newspaper, was his father.A new book sheds light on a series of terrible goof-ups that transpired before 21 Maythe day Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated.

The book, written by journalist Neena Gopal, who was the last.