As a young law graduate in Sialkot (now in Pakistan), Kuldip Nayar witnessed at first hand the collapse of trust between Hindus and Muslims who were living. Read Beyond the Lines by Kuldip Nayar by Kuldip Nayar by Kuldip Nayar for free with a 30 day free trial. Read eBook on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android. Autobiography of an Indian journalist, author, diplomat and parliamentarian.
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The book is let down by too serious a tone.
Apr 19, waqar ahmad rated it liked it. A fairly comprehensive coverage of Indian politics across 5 decades Jul 12, Siddhant marked it as to-read Shelves: Many of the insights he shares with the reader are unique and a testament to his relationships with politicians of all hues. The part on the major migration that was witnessed during independence is quite overwhelming.
Nayar has watched the system from close quarters and gives an indepth account of happenings after the independece.
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Apr 07, Bilal din Malik rated it liked it. Arooj Iqbal rated it it was amazing Jan 23, Heyond i do agree with him when he says “Optimism is a moral responsibility”. An exciting and informative book! Thanks for telling us about the problem. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
Nayar’s writing is pedestrian. Had kuldil writings in his career been biased towards a certain party or a family, he would have become the President of India today But as a honest journalist, he anyar always been critical of the wrongdoings of Govts, irrespective of their party.
Three point proposal by Cho en laiColombo conference by NAM countries to resolve this issue Last part of this book contains the Copy of famous letter written by Mr.
A must read for all who have even slight interest in modern Indian history. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
Beyond the Lines: An Autobiography
Want to Read saving…. A good walkthru history Rhe has penned down his experiences as his professional career advanced, with some of his insider experiences and his views – which u may or may not agree with.
The post-Indira part suffers from a lack of detail, perhaps indicating that the author may no more have been close to the center of power in New Delhi.
For example, although he was arrested during emergency for 3 months without reasonjailed in a dirty prison, and had bashed Indira in his weekly articles, he felt that the nation would have become much stronger, had the emergency lasted for another year or two. Kuldip Nayar has brings in his years of experience as a top editor and journalist into good use.
Libin Jacob rated it it was ok Oct 22, There are specially neyond chapters from the book which are congizable in my opinion. A very good book for readers interested in Indian history post independence. Second chapter is about the Notorious and humiliating defeat of our nation in Indo- Sino war of Hardcoverpages.
But then that’s ok as Nayar makes it amply clear that it is the history of Modern India that he is going to share from his perspective – his perspective from being right in the center of power circles! Sep 06, Peter Adam rated it really liked it.
First is about the Bilingualism a famous debate about the Hindi whether it should be a ‘National’? Jul 14, Amit Tyagi rated it liked it. Devendra Srivastava rated it liked it Aug 22, In this chapter ,author specially reports about the happen kukdip Nayar ,veteran journalist From India, who have witnessed the every subtle event since independance.
The kulldip of modern India as witnessed by a Punjabi Hindu refuge from Sialkot Pakistan now based out of Delhi. Refresh and byond again. His detailed account of accompanying Shastri to Tashkent sheds more light on events which have not been disclosed by the Govt.
Their initial idealism begins to diminish within a few years of service and they gradually kuldi; part of the furniture. The parts relating to the Partition and the Nehru-Shastri-Indira era are interesting.
Beyond the Lines: An Autobiography by Kuldip Nayar
In fact, Kuldip had said in an beyonv that his initial manuscript was pages but had to be trimmed down. A masterpiece from Shri Kuldip Nayar describing in great detail, events from partition to the present. A good book which tells inside story of the working of Indian political system. As does greater Bengal by many Bengali’s both sides of the border.