From October 18, 2007 to October 24, 2007
Demystifying the Global IT Services
Industry: Was Rahman and Priya Kurien;
Sage Publications India Pvt. Ltd., B
1/11, Mohan Cooperative Industrial
Area, Mathura Road, New Delhi- 110044.
A Note Of Caution
LeftWord Books has done a signal
service in bringing out, as the ninth
in their Signpost series of
publications on ‘Issues that matter’,
a selection of essays by Prakash Karat
on the theme of U.S.-India strategic
relationship, written over the . . .
Hindi Print Media
“We need a Hindi version of Citizen
Kane. The time is right for it.
Ancient Theatre Tradition
Kathakalo, the classical dance-drama
of Kerala, is a unique combination of
literature, music, painting, acting
Advocacy Of Socialism
The staunch ideals and beliefs with
which some people embrace and advocate
socialism with a revolutionary outlook
is brought out in this book by placing
on record some who fought unreservedly
their proletariat battles against
This book is a spiritual illumination
taking the reader to various places of
pilgrimage down south with the author
acting as the guide.
These papers, originally presented at
a UNDP and UN-Habitat conference in
New Delhi in 2002, dispel many myths
about Indian democracy.
The Culmination of Detachment: English
translation of the discourses by
Upadhyaya Amar Muni, pub. by Sugal &
Damani, No.11, Ponnappa Lane,
Triplicane, Chennai-600005. Rs. 299.
Strong Plot With A Smooth Flow
The 19 short stories that comprise
Nergis Dalal's The Nude encompass all
shades of human emotions.
Water Scarcity Is Man-Made
Ramaswamy Iyer is a well-known scholar
with vast experience in the field of
water science and river hydrology.
A Reminder To Americans
I never thought I would lose my
country, and I never dreamed it would
From Raj To Swaraj
It would be unfair to compare Peter
Clarke's book, The Last Thousand Days
of the British Empire, with Stanley
Wolpert's Shameful Flight: The Last
Years of the British Empire in India
and Alex Von Tunzelmann's Indian
Identity, Conscience And History
Elif Shafak’s second English novel
(sixth in Turkish) incurred the wrath
of the Turks because her Armenian
characters insulted them, by referring
to the “millions” of Armenians
“massacred” by the “Turkish butchers”.
Bridge Over Troubled Waters
In Palangal (Bridges), well-known
Tamil writer Sivasankari observes
three generations of women from
traditional ‘Tam Bram’ families —
unconnected to one another — as they
steer their lives through changing
times and mores.
Man Of The Masses
Professor MN Vijayan, prominent
leftist thinker in Kerala, was a
successful teacher, self-taught
psychologist, gifted writer and
Dev Anand is something of a Bollywood
institution. For generations of
filmgoers he has remained Hindi
cinema’s most charismatic personality.
The district of Gwadar, traditionally
a part of Makran, lies in the
southern-most part of the Province of
A Persuasive Account
In the context of globalisation,
Indian economy is becoming more and
more 'open' and subject to
supra-national economic influences.
Bleak, Schematic And Ideological
To be 'gifted' is to be foredoomed to
frustration and ignominy, if one's
parents choose to stake everything on
this asset and are hell-bent on
extracting the utmost out of it.