As Manmohan Singh's spin doctor and trusted aide for four years, Sanjaya Baru observed up close Singh's relations with his ministers, his equation with Sonia Gandhi and his handling of crises-from managing the Left to pushing through the nuclear deal. Baru's insightful and acute account draws for the first time a revelatory picture of Singh working in a government with two centres of power.
About the Author
Sanjaya Baru was editor, the Economic Times, Delhi, and chief editor of the Financial Express and Business Standard. He is currently honorary senior fellow, Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi.