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‘Translating timeless poems’
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‘Translating timeless poems’

July 21, 2019

By N. Niranjan Nikam Title:  Caught in the World of   Binaries — Selected poems of  Prof. K.S. Nisar Ahmed Edited by: C.N. Ramachandran & M.S. Raghunath Pages: 252 Price: Rs.310 Publisher: Manipal University Press These are troubled times (when was it ever not!) when we are caught in the world of binaries. As Mark…

Booktalk: ‘Amit Shah and the March of BJP’
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Booktalk: ‘Amit Shah and the March of BJP’

June 28, 2019

Author presents book to Dr. S.L. Bhyrappa in city Title: Amit Shah and the March of BJP Authors:  Anirban Ganguly and Shiwanand Dwivedi Pages:   296 Price:     Rs. 399 Publisher: Bloomsbury By Prof. G. L. Shekar In Mysuru this morning, was honoured to call on the doyen of Kannada literature, philosopher, novelist and legendary public intellectual,…

Book Talk: ‘Facets of Terrorism in India’
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Book Talk: ‘Facets of Terrorism in India’

February 16, 2019

Title: Facets of Terrorism Author: R.N. Kulkarni Pages: 418 Price: Rs. 400 Publisher: Kritagnya Publication The word ‘Terrorism’ itself is terrifying as it means killing of innocents, fright, anguish, alarm, fear and panic. Added to this there are many forms of terrorism and one that particularly concerns India, that is Bharat, is the words ‘Saffron…

Can you remain ageless?
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Can you remain ageless?

February 1, 2019

Ashtanga Yoga Guru Sharath Jois’ latest book is all about ways to remain young physically and mentally By Arathi Menon Title : From the source of Ashtanga Yoga : Ageless – A Yogi’s Secrets  to a  Long  and Healthy Life Author: Sharath Jois (With Isha Singh Sawhney) Pages:  199+XLIII Price:     Rs. 299 Publisher: Juggernaut Books…

Book talk: Wealth from waste
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Book talk: Wealth from waste

August 19, 2018

Title :  Utilisation of  agricultural waste for the production of high-valued products Author : Dr. Renu Agrawal Pages : 140+XIV Price : INR 2,700.00 Publisher : New India Publishing Agency, New Delhi Considering the references, numbering 480, cited it in the concluding section of the publication over 40 pages as well as information and data…

Booktalk: Living with Dreams
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Booktalk: Living with Dreams

July 17, 2018

Title: Live With Dreams – Suresh Heblikar Author: Dr. Veena Bharathi Pages: 82 + xxv Price:     Rs. 175 Publisher: Sapna Book House By N. Niranjan Nikam Capturing the personality of the calibre of a multi-talented and multi-faceted individual like Suresh Heblikar in a small book is indeed a very difficult task. But Dr. Veena…

Booktalk: New book on Kodava death rituals
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Booktalk: New book on Kodava death rituals

July 8, 2018

Title: Kodavara Saavu Paddathi Author: Nellamakkada B. Kaverappa Pages:  52 Price:     Rs. 50 Publisher: Akshara Prakashana, Mysuru Noted artist Nellamakkada B. Kaverappa has written a book titled “Kodavara Saavu Paddathi” which deals with the death rituals involving Kodavas. The book was recently released to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Kodava poet and dramatist Haradasa…

The Day of the Jackal revisited
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The Day of the Jackal revisited

May 6, 2018

By U.B. Acharya In December 1971, at the height of India-Pakistan war, I was stuck in Mumbai on a prolonged project for my oil company in Assam. As the work had to be carried out on a computer located in Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) at Colaba, the company had very kindly provided me…

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