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Barkha Dutt | This Unquiet Land: Stories from India's Fault Lines

December 9, 2015

This Unquiet Land

Barkha Dutt is a prominent Indian television journalist and columnist, and the recipient of many national and international awards, including the Padma Shri.

Her new book, This Unquiet Land: Stories from India's Fault Lines, which she began writing while working at the Brown-India Initiative as its first Meer and Vikram Fellow, was published this month.

One of the most remarkable books ever published about contemporary India, arguably the most complex society on earth, This Unquiet Land tells the truth about the country’s secrets and lies, its torments and triumphs, and its heroes and villains.

Visit here to read Barkha Dutt's recent interview with Scroll.in.