Category Archives: extreme wealth

The crassness of Mukesh Ambani

Screen Shot 2016-04-20 at 09.02.58Extreme wealth, writes Dalrymple,

whether honestly or dishonestly acquired, seems these days to bring forth little new except in the form and genre of vulgarity.

Mr Ambani’s skyscraper tower home in Bombay

is a case in point. His æsthetic is that of the first-class executive lounge of an airport.