January 25, 2006 to January
mnograph is an interesting critical
study of the life and personality of
Mahadeviyakka or Akkamahadevi, a gem
among Virasaiva saints.
live in an atmosphere of intense
suffering, disease and death and when
they turn to creative writing, it
gives them a chance to ventilate their
deep feelings of empathy, love and
Book is a collection of eighth novels
of Nakulan, an important Tamil writer
of yesteryear, starting from his first
novel, `Nizhalkal' to the latest one,
`Antha Manchal Nira Poonaikutty'.
Nakulan is known for his
uncompromising serious and . . .
firsthand account of the poverty,
discrimination and trampling of human
rights suffered daily by billions of
people across the world. It represents
the collective voice of the poor and
excluded people from 5000 villages
across 19 countries in Africa, .
timely account of the intellectual
ferment in the Arab world and the
attempts of governments to cope
politically and intellectually with
the new challenges..
15 years after the Union Government
brought in the Employment of Manual
Scavengers and Construction of Dry
Latrines (Prohibition) Act, 1993,
manual scavenging, ....
that any religion can degenerate if
its tenets are not subjected to
The Veil From The U.N. Security
able chronicle of the U.N.'s
exertions, from Iraq and Bosnia to
Rwanda and Haiti.
With A Bit Of Humour
stranger to Deccan Herald readers, K S
Yadurajan has brought out a readable
and useful work of reference for
senior students, writers, teachers and
other practitioners of the English
language, especially in India.
cold-hearted villain is on a blood
trail for masterpieces in Jeffrey
Archerís latest novel.
The Law Work For You
handbook is an important tool for
negotiating the criminal justice
system and gives a clear account of
the rights of citizens and
non-citizens in all relevant
one sentence it is an unique book in
the sense that it deals with highly
emotive matters of current relevance
and reading it, one could almost feel
the temperature of the venues of those
speeches and interviews.
Desai is one director in the history
of Indian mainstream cinema who trod
his own path, making blockbuster after
blockbuster with top stars of his time
and almost single-handedly perfecting
the madcap, illogical storytelling
style that Hindi ....