P.P. Ramachandran

Book review: The Silk Road – a biography

Book review: The Silk Road – a biography

The Silk Road is not a place, but a journey, a route from the edges of the Mediterranean to the central plains of China, through high mou...Read More

Flying in high winds

Flying in high winds

Candid, enlightening and with doses of tongue-in-cheek humour, this book showcases Indian bureaucracy in a new light.

Ivory Throne- Tragic contest for power and authority

Ivory Throne- Tragic contest for power and authority

Extensively researched and vividly rendered, The Ivory Throne conjures up a dramatic world of political intrigues and factions, black mag...Read More

When Breath Becomes Air

When Breath Becomes Air

This is a deeply moving, heart-breakingly beautiful book.When Breath Becomes Air Paul Kalanithi Publisher: Bodley Head Pages: 228; Price:...Read More

Indira Rajaraman’s – Economically Speaking

Indira Rajaraman’s – Economically Speaking

Rajaraman provides a preamble to each part which describes the context in which her essays were penned and incorporates the data on the r...Read More

Reaching for the  Stars

Reaching for the Stars

This is the untold story of India’s marathon to Mars, from the Red Fort in Delhi to the Red planet.

The Nobel Laureates and their Legacies

The Nobel Laureates and their Legacies

Professor B.S.R Rao was the Head of the Department of Economics in Pune University, Teaching Fellow at Wharton School of Finance and Comm...Read More

Talking of Justice

Talking of Justice

An outstanding book on legal issues affecting the man on the street and required reading for lawyers, students of law, sociologists and t...Read More

At the Helm:  A Memoir

At the Helm: A Memoir

V. Krishnamurthy’s  work not only benefited the companies he headed, but also changed India irrevocably for the better.

The City of Temples

The City of Temples

This is a very impressive book on Ujjain with stunning photographs and a wealth of material on all aspects of Ujjain.

Wandering in Many Worlds

Wandering in Many Worlds

This book is an account of over thirty years of very prominent participation by Justice V. R. Krishna Iyer as a human rights lawyer, mini...Read More

Nehru & Bose: Parallel Lives

Nehru & Bose: Parallel Lives

The book under review brings to light the riveting story of two contrasting personalities who would go on to define modern India

The Greatest Company in the World?

The Greatest Company in the World?

This brief history of the Tatas charts the contribution of every Tata chairman and explores the values at the heart of the Tata Group.

Sexual Harassment at Workplace

Sexual Harassment at Workplace

The book contains chapters dedicated to the definition and extent of the problem, national as well as international scenario, important j...Read More

Three Judges and Their Times

Three Judges and Their Times

This book offers a  fascinating account of one of the foundational periods in Indian Legal History and of the lives of three truly remark...Read More

financial crises

financial crises

The book features  contributions from prominent scholars in the field and researchers at the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Sun Mere Bandhu Re

Sun Mere Bandhu Re

This chronicle of the life of S.D. Burman tells his story through a kaleidoscope of  montages from the inner and outer worlds he inhabited.

And Then One Day

And Then One Day

Brimming with delightful anecdotes as well as poignant, often painful revelations, this book is a tour de force, destined to become a cla...Read More

The perfect theory

The perfect theory

As scientists look farther and more clearly into space than ever before, this book reveals the greater relevance of general relativity, s...Read More

Exploding Aspirations

Exploding Aspirations

The book is a  collection of Rajiv Kumar’s widely read and appreciated columns in some of India’s leading newspapers over the last two ye...Read More

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