Do Better with Less – An Excerpt

The world faces a stark challenge: meeting the needs of over 7 billion people without bankrupting the planet. India, with its large population and limited resources, is at the very epicentre of this challenge. Packed with over fifty case studies, Do Better with Less: Frugal Innovation for Sustainable Growth by the bestselling authors of Jugaad Innovation offers six proven…

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Going Down the Memory Lane with Fun Moments from ‘The Bournvita Quiz Contest’

The award-winning Bournvita Quiz Contest started as a radio programme in 1972, then shifted to television in the 1990s. Since 1994, it has been hosted by Asia’s best-known quizmaster, Derek O’Brien, in his inimitable style, and it holds the record for being the longest-running knowledge game show on Indian television. This definitive edition, The Bournvita…

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Behind the Scenes of Sarnath Banerjee’s ‘Doab Dil’

In his book, Doab Dil – employing a philosopher’s mind and an artist’s eye – Sarnath Banerjee takes us to still places in a moving world, the place where two rivers (do ab) meet and forests write themselves into history. Here are some of the illustrations from the book – in their raw form! From…

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Game India- An Excerpt

India may widely be acknowledged as one of the fastest-growing major economies in the world, but how can this vast, diverse and heavily populated nation sustain growth prospects? Game India offers a decisive answer. Through chapters, at once ambitious and engaging, it outlines seven key unrealized opportunities India can pursue to remain a leading player on the…

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Know A to Z About The Silk Road in Eight Points

Talking about China’s one of the most talked-about trade strategy, the Belt and Road strategy, Bruno Macaes in his book Belt and Road shows a vivid story of the initiative’s history. Affecting almost every link of global society from shipping to agriculture, digital economy to tourism and politics to culture, this enterprise symbolizes a new…

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The 108 Upanishads – An Excerpt

The Upanishads contain the most crystallized bits of wisdom gleaned from Hinduism.In The 108 Upanishads, Professor Dalal explains the concepts at the core of each Upanishad clearly and lucidly. Moreover, her vast, diverse philosophical and theological readings add priceless scholarly context, making this volume indispensable for students of religious studies. Here is an enlightening excerpt…

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Healed – an Excerpt

Healed is the powerful, moving and deeply personal story of actor Manisha Koirala’s battle against ovarian cancer. From her treatment in the US and the wonderful care provided by the oncologists there to how she rebuilt her life once she returned home, the book takes us on an emotional roller-coaster ride through her many fears…

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