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A ‘Delhi’ novel, with a twist

Sunday, 26 Nov 2017 | Rajesh Kumar | in Agenda

The Perfect Suicide Author- Jalaj Shrivastava Publisher- Delhi Printing and Publishing, Rs 212 This novel is full of unpredictable twists and it beautifully reproduces the 1970s’ Delhi. It will be especially interesting for anybody who grew up in the National Capital around that time, writes RAJESH KUMAR The novel is a...

Decoding Dalit history

Sunday, 19 Nov 2017 | SHEENAM BATRA | in Agenda

Dalit Paradigm Author : Priti Nath Saxena Publisher : Rawat Pubns Price : Rs 595 Readers will find in this book the basics for understanding Dalits — history of the term and the meanings attached to it, related movements, and the approach of the nation towards ‘them’, writes SHEENAM BATRA Priti Nath...

Embracing the strange realities

Sunday, 19 Nov 2017 | SNEHA | in Agenda

Polymorphism Author: Indira Chandrasekhar Publisher : HarperCollins Price : Rs 350 This set of short stories introduces the readers to different versions of reality and opens space for emotional growth, writes SNEHA Polymorphism is a collection of nineteen short stories based on the ideas of variation and transformation. Thematically, the stories are loosely...

The political economy: A varied landscape Interventions in political economy

Sunday, 12 Nov 2017 | Gautam Mukherjee | in Agenda

Author - Muzaffar assadi Publisher - Kalpaz publications Price: Rs 850 This collection of academic essays takes a dive into micro-economics and discusses unique problems of major world economies with regard to factors like population growth, average age, industrial growth, writes GAUTAM MUKHERJEE This is a slim, variegated, and academic volume, of 13...

Borderline beautiful: Call for a change

Sunday, 12 Nov 2017 | SNEHA | in Agenda

Borderline Author : Shabri Prasad Singh Publisher : Bloomsbury Price : Rs 399 The novel charts the journey of a girl who grows up blaming herself for everything that happens to her, but eventually finds the support and motivation to understand herself and her ‘disorder’ better, writes SNEHA Borderline is the story of...

Being Socrates: The Brazilian football legend

Sunday, 05 Nov 2017 | Kumar Chellappan | in Agenda

DOCTOR SOCRATES Author- Andrew Downie Publisher- SIMON & SCHUSTER Rs 699 His is the engaging tale of boundless talent lost to self-conceit, and the history of football — which has seen Indian football mavericks, too — has many more intriguing life stories, writes KUMAR CHELLAPPAN You will be nearer to heaven through football...

Utopia on earth, or wishful thinking?

Sunday, 05 Nov 2017 | GAUTAM MUKHERJEE | in Agenda

A WORLD OF THREE ZEROS Author- MUHAMMAD YUNUS Publisher- HACHETTE INDIA, Rs 599 Yunus offers insight into problems like unemployment in leading capitalist nations and suggestions about economic governance that sound intriguing, even if unrealistic, writes GAUTAM MUKHERJEE This is Micro-Credit Maestro and Bangladesh’s Nobel Laureate For Peace (2006) Muhammad Yunus’ fourth...

Free, bold, tolerant: Revisiting Mahfouz

Sunday, 29 Oct 2017 | ANUBHAV PRADHAN | in Agenda

The meaning of civilisation Author- Naguib Mahfouz Publisher- Speaking Tiger, Rs 599 Naguib Mahfouz had mastered the art of not just good writing but also pragmatism in an individual’s approach to public life — something we all could use, writes ANUBHAV PRADHAN The public life, a life of letters, is a life of incessant...

Trauma, abuse, and the self

Sunday, 29 Oct 2017 | Avantika Pokhriyal | in Agenda

Trail of broken wings Author- SEJAL BADANI Publisher- LAKE UNION Rs 399 Trail of Broken Wings is impressive in its portrayal of the complex and turbulent journey of the daughters from a broken family that is forced to come together when the abusive father is hopsitalised, says AVANTIKA POKHRIYAL The narrative of Trail of...

The global tax avoidance industry

Sunday, 22 Oct 2017 | Gautam Mukherjee | in Agenda

Black Money And Tax Havens Author - Prof R Vaidyanathan Publisher - Westland, Rs 350 Scholarly research on the percentage of black money in India and the implications of the same, a topic that has intrigued economists for almost a decade, has been made layman-friendly by Prof R Vaidyanathan, writes GAUTAM MUKHERJEE Prof R...



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Ajay Singh urges State Chief EC to probe irregularities in polls

17 Mar 2018 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Leader of the Opposition in the State Assembly Ajay Singh and Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) president Arun Yadav on Friday called on Chief Election Commissioner OP Rawat and urged him to get investigated the matter related to large scale irregularities in the electoral rolls in Madhya Pradesh. The two requested the CEC to get the matter investigated before the assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh, scheduled in November, 2018...

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