ISBN 9789350298657,At Large In The World : A Memoir

At Large In The World : A Memoir



Harpercollins Books

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9789350298657

ISBN-10 9350298651


Number of Pages 376 Pages
Language (English)

General Business

The adventurous life of a newsman, at large in the world is an account of the authors journey from his childhood in the hills to his experiences as a journalist with renowned newspapers. It describes the authors escapades as he travels to different parts of the country in search of news. He began his career with the Hindustan times, then moved on to the times of India and finally the Indian express. He has covered the conflicts in Tibet, Kenya and Afghanistan. He has closely monitored the Nagas fight for freedom from the Indian state, the Sino - Indian war in 1962, the turmoil in Indonesia which led to the ouster of Sukarno. He has written about the plight of Kuwaitis after the countrys invasion by Iraq, negotiated in the Sikkim talks with prime minister Shastri and covered the Palestinian uprising. His memoir provides insight into some landmark events in Indian and world history.