May 25, 2006
to May 31, 2006
Anthology Of Short Novels
This book is a veteran writer's
presentation of 12 novellas, some
serialised in magazines, in a
Of Platonic Love
This is an outstanding translation of
an eminent Hindi romantic novel about
platonic love. Its atlas is
in Allahabad, of which the lingering
nostalgia of the author is evident.
An Ecological Patriot's Vision
A tribute to the acute perspective
that M. Krishnan brought to the study
Agama Method Of Worship
V. Viswanatha Sivachariyar; Pub. by
Arulmigu Sri Dhandayuthapani Swami . .
Two plantains for 15 paise. Eight
annas for getting a proxy bus ticket.
Thus starts the novel,
Kuruthippunal, placing the events in
an exact time frame with additional
inputs about the first non-
ongress government that had come to
power in the . . .
Optimisation Of Care In Cerebral Palsy
The concept of transdisciplinary
approach in the management of cerebral
palsy (C.P.) is astoundingly
simple as it is complex.
A Venerable Name In Publishing
Humphrey Milford, the man behind
setting up the Oxford University Press
is quoted as
saying that it would require `a good
half-hour disquisition' to explain the
difference between the
imprints! Rimi B. Chatterjee . . .
Against Empires Old And New
Demolishes the justification trotted
out by apologists for the U.S.
invasion of Iraq
Two novels, very different in nature,
still influence people.
In Search Of A Sustainable Lifestyle
Prasanna’s Desi Jeevana Paddati is
both a critique of modern lifestyle
and an attempt to evolve an
alternative, sustainable lifestyle,
writes Ramesh Mysore.
Don't Sit In Judgment
Reassessing current assessment
procedures will help students more.
A Heroic Soldier
A book on one of the ablest and most
popular Army Chiefs of the country,
and another on 12
P.V. Narasimha Rao's book on the
Ayodhya demolition of December 1992
only confirms his own
culpability in what happened.
However Big The Loss, True Gamblers
The Poker Face of Wall Street, by
Aaron Brown, is all about how to
gamble and win. Risky read, you
may feel, says D. MURALI, but the
author's emphasis is on managing risk,
not minimising it.
A Tirupur Story
Examining the role of caste and class
in the transformation of Tirupur into
a booming global centre
for knitwear production.
Narcotics And Empire
The book tells the story of the
origins of a dominant section of the
Indian capitalist class and the
rise of the city of Bombay.
Mummy Behind The Camera
by Sabeena Gadihoke is an invaluable
book about a remarkable woman. Homai
first woman press photographer.
A Picture In A Gallery
The Secret History of one of the
World’s most Precious Works of Art
Bridges Across Time
History is always interesting for
people who have the time for it. But
some periods of history never
cease to fascinate, the partition of
India being one of them.