"Leaked U.S. diplomatic cables recently released by WikiLeaks called Ms.
Mayawati, the chief minister of India’s state of Uttar Pradesh, unkind things
like a “paranoid dictator” and “corrupt.” They even alleged she sent a
private jet to Mumbai to pick up a pair of her favorite sandals – a
revelation we found surprising, not least because we never knew Ms. Mayawati
was much of a fashionista.
She denied all of this, saying that the leaked cables were “baseless” and
politically motivated. She took it all out on Mr. Assange, even suggesting he
should be institutionalized in Agra’s mental asylum, in her home state. (You
can read more on this here [link].) http://blogs.wsj.com/indiarealtime/2...ashes-back-at-