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Ways To Strengthen Cooperative Federalism In India

Posted by Ray McLennan


INDIA – A FEDERAL UNION OF STATES Fault Lines, Challenge and Opportunities Authored by Dr Madhav Godbole, Former Union Home Secretary & Secretary, Justice   Synopsis IN THE LAST 70 YEARS SINCE THE ADOPTION OF THE CONSTITUTION, India has transitioned into a multi-party democracy with a greatly polarised polity. It is time to take a […]

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Mad(e) In India

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Mad(e) In India is a frank and funny exploration of India and Indians – looking into who we are as people and as a nation.

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Reflections

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Presenting the teachings of Swami Vivekananda, ‘Reflections’ introduces the different teachings from the religion of Vedanta.

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New English-Language Academic Books From Pakistan – Available Now Through Al Abbas Books

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Our friends at Al Abbas Books have released a list of new English-language publications from leading Pakistani academic authors. The publications cover a broad range of contemporary and historical subjects, including Islamic spirituality, history, and culture, colonial studies, jurisprudence, economic analysis, regional development, human rights activism, geopolitics, and military history.

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Book Review: TERI Energy & Environment Data Diary and Yearbook (TEDDY) 2018/19

Posted by Ray McLennan


The Energy & Resources Institute (TERI) is India’s leading scientific research body on energy use and environmental management, and has produced a comprehensive yearbook (The Energy & Environmental Data Diary & Yearbook, or TEDDY) each year since 1986. The most recent edition covers the year 2018 to 2019, and provides a detailed analysis of commercial […]

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5 New History Book Releases From Sharada Books

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Sharada Books are synonymous with detailed but accessible academic history publications, covering all aspects of India’s philosophical, cultural, and religious heritage. The publisher is known for the depth of their content and the beauty of their books – with each title available as an imposing hardback, rich with photographs, line drawings, and references. So far […]

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New Releases From Juggernaut Books Q1 2021

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2021 has already been an exciting year of new releases from Juggernaut Books – one of India’s leading independent English-language publishing houses. Here are our pick of four new publications from January & February 2021. Included here are a practical book on everyday health and well-being, an important compilation of essays on freedom, a nail-biting […]

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‘My First Book of Bible Stories’ – Available now from Om Books International

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My First Book of Bible Stories (ISBN: 9789386316172, £9.99) is the latest in Om Books International’s My First Book… Series, aimed at an early years leadership. This short, beautifully illustrated book, retells some of the Bible’s most endearing and popular stories to make them accessible and enjoyable for preschool children. Whether browsing the book themselves, […]

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‘Tagore – The World Voyager’ – Rabindranath Tagore

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Tagore – The World Voyager Author: Rabindranath Tagore Publisher: Penguin India ISBN: 9780143453437 / 0143453432 Date: 26 April 2021 No. of Pages: 128 Genre: Poetry Price: £7.99 / $12.95 For long considered untranslatable, Tagore’s songs express most profoundly his romantic and religious perceptions. Prof. Bose aims to convey the artistic value of Tagore’s songs beyond the limits […]

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‘Tatalog – Eight Modern Stories from a Timeless Institution’ by Harish Bhat

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Tatalog – Eight Modern Stories from a Timeless Institution Author: Harish Bhat Publisher: Penguin India ISBN: 9780143423348 / 0143423347 Date: 26th May 2021 No. of Pages: 224 Genre: Business Strategy Price: £15.99 / $25.50 From steel to beverages and from supercomputers to automobiles, TATA companies have broken new ground and set new standards of excellence over the […]

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