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  • December 04, 2016, Sunday

    Queen Elizabeth I's Islamic policies

    Elizabeth could not stay forever neutral in the Pan-European struggle between Roman Catholicism and reform, and in 1570 she was ...

  • December 02, 2016, Friday

    The rise of India's first venture capitalists

    An excerpt from Omkar Goswami's Goras and Desis, which traces the rise of managing agencies, once the drivers of industrial ...

  • December 01, 2016, Thursday

    A corporate governance primer

    Using anecdotal evidence and studies in other countries, the book infers that corporate India should pay more attention to ...

  • November 30, 2016, Wednesday

    Homo Sapiens in creative destruction

    Many, if not most, experts believe computers will soon be more functionally intelligent than homo sapiens

  • November 28, 2016, Monday

    Fuel for thought

    Much of what made headlines during the UPA period has been covered in Rajeev Jayaswal's 'The Lobbyists: Untold Story of Oil, Gas ...

  • November 27, 2016, Sunday

    Friedman says it's going to be okay

    The book is a master class in explaining. It canters along at a pace that is quick enough to permit learning without getting ...

  • November 25, 2016, Friday

    Grappling with popularity

    Enter the dangal travels through India's wrestling landscape

  • November 25, 2016, Friday

    Bruce Springsteen: Natural born rocker

    Bruce Springsteen's greatest gift was to distil the American working class experience, writes Vir Sanghvi in this review of the ...

  • November 24, 2016, Thursday

    Trade and the wealth of nations

    Waves of Prosperity by Greg Clydesdale traces this global ebb and flow of trade over the centuries, building the story around the ...

  • November 23, 2016, Wednesday

    Pakistan's jihad makers

    The narrative of the ISI reads like a saga of medieval conspiracies, blackmail, briberies, betrayals and assassinations

  • November 22, 2016, Tuesday

    Why rural marketing needs a relook

    Marketing professionals the world over would be interested in reading this book because of the wealth of stories it documents, ...

  • November 20, 2016, Sunday

    The American battle over war powers

    Waging War does offer a political analysis about how far Congress has been prepared to push its interventions over the years and ...

  • November 18, 2016, Friday

    Himalayan wonders

    A new book accounts for why exploring the Himalayas is not just a challenging but also a deeply spiritual experience, writes ...

  • November 17, 2016, Thursday

    India's forgotten war

    There are so many good reasons to read Ms Sundar's book, even if you disagree with her views

  • November 16, 2016, Wednesday

    The new Eastern Question

    Rachman's book is timely and relevant in the backdrop of an ever assertive China and the power vacuum that is engulfing the Asian ...

  • November 15, 2016, Tuesday

    How democracy really works

    Democracy for Realists is a culmination of nearly two decades of work by the authors on studying voter behaviour and its impact ...

  • November 13, 2016, Sunday

    Megyn Kelly tells all

    This book will doubtless have sex appeal among gossips and Kelly obsessives

  • November 11, 2016, Friday

    Empire and extraction

    Shashi Tharoor's history of the colonial era will reignite thinking on the nature of British rule in India

  • November 10, 2016, Thursday

    Before the palaces

    The events in this book are unlikely to be new, but they surely make one look at them newly

  • November 09, 2016, Wednesday

    The virtues of messy thinking

    A little bit of messiness - both physical and otherwise - is essential for unleashing creativity in us, the organisations we work ...

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