From Raj To Riches - India's First Half Century

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Radio 2 Arts Programme19970719

`Radio 2 Arts Programme'.

Anita Bhalla looks back at the last days of the British Raj and the handover of power in 1947, through the memories of actors, writers and maharajas; she also looks forward to the country's future with its rapidly growing economy.

Including contributions from Kushwant Singh, the Maharajas of Mysore and Patiala, the Maharani of Maharashtra, Vinod Nagpul, Tavleen Singh and Ravi Shankar.

Radio 2 Arts Programme19970719

`Radio 2 Arts Programme'.

Anita Bhalla looks back at the last days of the British Raj and the handover of power in 1947, through the memories of actors, writers and maharajas; she also looks forward to the country's future with its rapidly growing economy.

Including contributions from Kushwant Singh, the Maharajas of Mysore and Patiala, the Maharani of Maharashtra, Vinod Nagpul, Tavleen Singh and Ravi Shankar.