Thursday, Dec 01, 2022

Sanjaya Baru


Explained Books: Second coming of India's economic might

July 30, 2022 8:29 am

Sanjay Baru’s book, 75 Years of Indian Economy, doesn’t restrict itself to that time frame alone. He sees India’s current economic resurgence as part of a long history.

Sanjaya Baru's book to tell inside story of India's power elite

March 17, 2021 4:49 pm

Baru, who currently teaches at the Indian School of Public Policy, has followed up his account of power politics in "The Accidental Prime Minister" with a new book that dissects the fault lines and power struggles dominating our political, economic and social institutions, the publishers said.

Why must India get worked up about declining opportunities for cash, brain drain?

July 17, 2020 9:49 am

Sanjaya Baru writes: It would be interesting to see how many of those who attended Modi's rallies abroad have decided to return home to contribute to India's “atmanirbharata”. Rather, the number of Indians seeking blessings of the Visa God is only increasing by the year, and the non-resident Indian is becoming the not-returning Indian.

G-12 must include respect for human rights, adherence to international law, multilateralism in trade and security

June 05, 2020 10:47 am

Sanjaya Baru writes: President Trump is not doing India a favour by wanting to invite it into the new group. As the world's largest free market democracy India deserves to be a member of not just a G-12 but of even a new G-7.

'The Accidental Prime Minister: The Making and Unmaking of Manmohan Singh' movie in premature state: Sunil Bohra

July 23, 2015 7:43 pm

Producer Sunil Bohra says that it will take at least six months to create a script of the film.

The good cop

September 19, 2014 1:26 am

In a dysfunctional polity, it was left to the CAG to move against corruption.

Singh and Congress commit hara-kiri

May 08, 2014 10:53 am

If opinion polls are right, question that will need answering is, ‘How can Congress go from hero to zero in just five years?’

Baru says his book ‘strongest defence’ of Manmohan

April 26, 2014 2:10 am

Baru added that while the 2004 mandate was for Congress president Sonia Gandhi, the mandate in 2009 was for Manmohan.

Sanjaya Baru denies he wrote the book as he was denied 2nd term in PMO

April 25, 2014 9:30 pm

This book is a defence of his prime ministership. Somebody had to stand up and defend this old man, said Sanjaya Baru.

Man and his verse

April 22, 2014 3:02 am

The English translation of the collection of Narendra Modi’s poems that hit the stands Sunday gives a glimpse of his mind on a range of subjects from renunciation to Hinduism, love, honeybee, and Kargil, among others.