Gurcharan Das - author, playwright, corporate consultant, venture capitalist and former CEO of P&Gamble India - is a gung-ho liberaliser.
Though the book is obsessed with words such as showman and spectacle, there are moments when you get but glimpses of a man who entertained the masses at their level.
India may top in the number of child labourers ? about 30 per cent globally but that is not a fact that disturbs most of us, comfortable to lay the blame elsewhere.
Coming out about a month before the World Cup, World Cup Cricket Companion is a ready reckoner for every cricket lover from Kolkata?s Maidan to Mumbai?s Shivaji Park.
If the World Cup is here, can the quiz book be far behind? This book seems to have been rustled hurriedly, but without harming its quality.
Simply written histories of India are rare. And in demand, as was proved by the first edition of this book so well.
HDR indicators are increasingly being tabulated for smaller units like provinces and districts. This book analyses these indicators in four north Indian states.
When even hard-nosed critics say William Dalrymple has surpassed himself with his latest book about India
For all those who missed the quiz show on television, here is a rerun, albeit in printed form. The contests of the first 3 years are compiled into a mega volume.
Do you know which breed of dogs was allowed to enter the British Parliament by a decree passed by King Charles II? The range of subjects in indeed diverse
The survey of what are considered seven classical dance forms comprises a brief history, and yet a detailed description of events.
A valiant endeavour, Abba falls frequently into the trap of being a mimesis of filial representation
A reference guide to challenge the monopoly of the annual Malayala Manorama yearbooks, this one looks set to break the latter?s monopoly.
From Rameshwaram to the Rashtrapati Bhawan, this biography takes a quick look at the life of missile man and now president, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam.
That the Indian diaspora occupies a place of prominence globally has been evident for some time.