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'We alert people in India to be careful about such books'

A group of Indian-American businessmen initiated the action against Wendy Doniger's controversial book which Penguin India agreed to pulp recently. Rediff.com's Arthur J Pais finds out more. The......

Penguin to destroy Doniger's controversial book on Hindus

Penguin Books India has decided to withdraw copies of United States Indologist Wendy Doniger's book "The Hindus: An Alternative History" following a court-backed settlement with a Delhi-based......

Advance booking: What to read in 2008

Some 'big books' to look forward to in 2008...FictionThe acquisition of Amitav Ghosh's forthcoming Ibis trilogy by Penguin India made big news in literary circles earlier in the year and the first......

26/11 response: NSA Menon wanted LeT HQ in Muridke targeted, but...

India would have responded differently to "Pakistan-sponsored" Mumbai terror attacks had there been a different "mix of people" at the helm, according to former foreign secretary and national......

'Everyone wants Ambedkar'

'Ambedkar's ideas have their own teeth -- if you don't have an appetite for them, you can't swallow them.' "Everyone wants Ambedkar and everyone has his own Ambedkar -- like a saffron, red or blue......

The top 10 business bestsellers

Check out the top 10 business bestsellers. WHATEVER YOU THINK THINK THE OPPOSITEAuthor: Paul ArdenPublisher: Penguin BooksPrice: Rs 462.56ISBN: 0141025719A BIAS FOR ACTION: HOW EFFECTIVE MANAGERS......

What Tata's new leader must do

'The Tata group will need for its new leader to show the same foresight and willingness to go against conventional wisdom to keep the group's aspirations high and uphold the values of innovation,......

Adi Godrej: Parmeshwar's life is a big triumph

A rare interview in which Adi Godrej talks about his wife, Parmeshwar, whom he married in 1965.Parmeshwar Godrej, designer, fashion icon and philanthropist, passed into the ages on October 11.This......

How govt employees can be made accountable

Privatisation is still regarded as beyond the pale but public-private partnerships have gained in popularity, says Vijay Joshi. How should public goods be provided to citizens? The traditional......

How govt employees can be made accountable

Privatisation is still regarded as beyond the pale but public-private partnerships have gained in popularity, says Vijay Joshi. How should public goods be provided to citizens? The traditional......

Are you looking forward to Rajnikanth's biography?

This could be the mother of all biographies!Penguin Books India informs that the publishing house is preparing to release Tamil superstar Rajnikanth's first definitive biography this year.Written......

When Amjad Khan, Attenborough, Sanjeev Kumar got together...

One of India's top filmmakers Satyajit Raj would have been 95 today, May 2. We celebrate him by re-publishing a special series of articles through the week, starting with this beautiful excerpt......

'This boy is as tough as nails'

'Ayaan looked up at me, his eyes wide and confused. He saw my moist eyes and knew something was wrong. I held him hard against my chest. My worst fears had been confirmed. And just like that... my......

'I have never beaten Aishwarya'

'One November night in 2001, Salman reached Aishwarya's apartment in a fit of fury. Eyewitnesses say he kept banging the door of her 17th floor apartment for hours.''Some say he even threatened to......

The Big Fight: How Salim-Javed changed Hindi cinema

'Action was no longer a resolution mechanism, a punishment meted out to the villain at the climax. The fight now came right in the initial scenes and was often used to set up the hero's character.......

Anand to bring out chess books

Penguin Books India will publish two books on chess, written by World Rapid Chess champion Vishwanathan Anand.The books, tentatively titled 'An Autobiography' and 'How to play Chess', are scheduled......

Penguin to produce Ali Bacher's biography

Dr Ali Bacher has joined forces with Penguin Books South Africa and Standard Bank on a project to produce his long-awaited authorised biography.Theformer executive director of the ICC Cricket World......
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Beyond Strategic Caution

An insightful account of the evolution of India's foreign policy after the Cold War. Book Name- Choices: Inside the Making of India's Foreign... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/lifestyle/books/choices-inside-the-making-of-indias-foreign-policy-shivshankar-menon-book-review-4407663/
A Man Of Science, But With No Art Of Storytelling

A Life In Science By C.N.R. Rao Penguin | Pages: 264 | Rs. 499 Bharat Ratna was instituted in 1954 and among the first recipients was... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/magazine/story/a-man-of-science-but-with-no-art-of-storytelling/298196
The Shame Is Squarely On Them

Exile By Taslima Nasreen Translated By Maharghya Chakraborty Penguin/Hamish Hamilton | Pages: 342 | Rs. 599 An autobiography called... ...

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All set for flight

The family that owns Ansal API, the real estate giant, seems all set to fly off to foreign shores after selling off its properties at lower than... ...

http://www.tehelka.com/2016/12/cover-story-all-set-for-flight/
Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

One of the most expensive debuts in fiction this year, Homegoing may have suffered from writer Yaa Gyasi's excessive ambition Exactly 40 years... ...

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