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Former US President Barack Obama says that Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has the qualities of a 'nervous and clueless' student who wants to impress his teacher but has the ability to 'master the subject' and passion is lacking.
The New York Times has reviewed Obama's memoir 'A Promised Land'. In this, the former President has also talked on topics other than political leaders from all over the world.
According to a review published in the New York Times, Obama says of Rahul Gandhi that he possesses the qualities of a 'nervous and clumsy' student who has completed his entire course and wants to impress his teacher But it lacks the ability or 'passion to master the subject'.
In the memoirs, Obama also mentioned Rahul's mother and Congress President Sonia Gandhi.
The review stated that we are told about the handsom of men like Charlie Crist and Rahm Emanuel but not about the beauty of women. Only one or two examples are exceptions like Sonia Gandhi.
The review says that both former US Defense Minister Bob Gates and former Prime Minister of India Manmohan Singh have absolutely impeccable honesty.
It added that Russian President Vladimir Putin reminds Obama of the strong, clever boss who runs the Chicago machine. Obama writes of Putin that he is physically ordinary.
This 768-page memoir of Obama is going to hit the market on November 17. America's first African-American President Obama visited India twice during his tenure in 2010 and 2015.