Award winning investigative journalist Josy Joseph spent almost a decade travelling across India, clinically examining major business deals, government decisions, and institutions to unravel the reality of modern India in an unparalleled way in his book “A Feast of Vultures: The Hidden Business of Democracy in India,” which is being celebrated by critics and readers as a brilliant, courageous and gripping.
A tour de force through the heart of modern India, weaving together the daily struggles of its poorest with the shenanigans of its rich, A Feast of Vultures clinically examines and irrefutably documents the crisis gripping the world’s largest democracy.
Josy’s stories have over the years resulted in several investigations by the CBI, military, and other agencies. Among his scoops are the Adarsh Housing Scam, Naval War Room Leak, several aspects of 2G scandal, Commonwealth Games scams etc.
Josy has been with the Times of India, the Asian Age, Delhi Mid Day, DNA, Rediff.com, and the Blitz. He is presently the National Security Editor of The Hindu.
Josy holds a Masters from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, and is a Mathematics graduate.