On Reliance

Finally, a good article in Rediff! It’s a special feature on the Reliance imbroglio and provides a nice overview of the whole situation with a bit of the company’s history. More specifically, it makes a point that I was making to Prerit when this story first broke out a few days ago.

Very few politicians have had the gumption to oppose the Ambanis, just as the overwhelming majority of journalists in the country preferred not to be critical of the Reliance group. The Indian media, most of the time, has chosen to lap up whatever has been doled out by the group's public relations executives.

Read it here