Misplaced frenzy over national hurt

January 2014
India Today;1/6/2014, p10
The article presents the author's views on the controversy over Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade's ill-treatment in New York. He talks about the role of diplomats in development of good relation between two countries, and the impact of Devyani's arrest on Indian-American relationship. He also discusses the American policy of taking undue advantage in bilateral talks and military meetings. He talks about social justice for Indian in foreign countries.


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