New PDF release: Lucknow Boy: A Memoir

By Vinod Mehta

ISBN-10: 8184755333

ISBN-13: 9788184755336

An expert within the media circles, Vinod Mehta, journalist and Editor of Outlook journal, offers his lifestyles via a candid and scandalous account in his autobiography, Lucknow Boy: A Memoir.

The e-book includes a number of fascinating money owed, ranging from incidents in his more youthful days to his interactions with celebrities from diversified spheres like enterprise, politics, the leisure and the media. It has numerous attention-grabbing anecdotes and crisp observe sketches of celebrities like Shobha De, Sonia Gandhi and Salman Rushdie.

The tale starts off within the urban of Lucknow, the place Mehta grew up along with his relations, who have been refugees from Pakistan. The e-book presents an enticing account of his time in Britain, whilst Mehta’s journalistic pursuits have been fueled by means of English newspapers just like the New Statesman, The mother or father and The day-by-day Telegraph.

It then charts his go back to Bombay, and his stint because the editor of Debonair, an Indian model of Playboy. Mehta additionally explains his early efforts in setting up The Sunday Observer and Outlook, whereas slowly becoming essentially the most influential personalities in journalistic circles.

Thanks to his many years of expertise within the journalistic box, his autobiography holds a treasure chest of fascinating cases that upload spice to the ebook. He additionally stocks his necessary insights and adventure, supplying counsel for aspiring editors and journalists.

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