John Elliott is a former Financial Times journalist, who has been based in India for over 20 years and has also written for The Economist, New Statesman and Fortune magazine. His prize-winning book “IMPLOSION: India’s Tryst with Reality” has been issued through HarperCollins 360 global publishing as an updated paperback. Based in New Delhi, he writes a blog on South Asian current affairs called Riding the Elephant that also appears on the websites of Newsweek, The Independent and Asia Sentinel.