Making Gandhi a capitalist

The book is filled with such contorted and convoluted interpretations of Gandhi, so as to forcefully pin a "free market capitalist" label on him ...

Hindutva’s multifaceted founder

Mr Purandare's book is a scrupulous effort to portray the multi-dimensional personality of one of India's more colourfully controversial leaders- Veer Savarkar ...

Democracy’s XI’ is an attempt to link cricket to India’s political economy

Rajdeep Sardesai focuses as much on the off-field personalities of his protagonists as their on-field cricketing exploits ...

Dissecting the Indian-American diaspora

The book is colossal in its effort to understand Indians in America beyond Rajat Gupta, Indira Nooyi ...

Narasimha Rao: one legacy, two verdicts

The book contains evocative details of Rao's failures in preventing two of the ugliest incidents of social disharmony in independent India - the 1992 Babri Masjid demolition and the 1984 Sikh riots ...

Captain Disruptor: Which Dravidian party has Vijayakanth affected more?

Vijayakanth, the leader of the regional party in Tamil Nadu, DMDK, recently announced his decision to lead a third front cobbled together by other smaller regional parties. ...