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Let's Talk Money
You've Worked Hard for it, Now Make It Work for You
Monika Halan - 2018-07-05
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We work hard to earn our money. But regardless of how much we earn, the money worry never goes away. Bills, rent, EMIs, medical costs, vacations, kids' education and, somewhere at the back of the head, the niggling thought about being under-prepared for our own retirement. Wouldn't it be wonderful if our money worked for us just as we work hard for...
Prasanna Viswanathan
@monikahalan @livemint Best wishes for your next endeavour. Thanks so much for the book ‘Let’s talk money’. Easy prose and great structure.      source
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A New Idea of India
Individual Rights in a Civilisational State
Harsh Madhusudan - 2020-09-21
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‘A clear look into India’s political, social and economic history unobstructed by decades of agenda-driven narratives that sought to muddy the waters of our civilisational truths.’- Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs, Government of India‘India suffers from political scientists who slavishly recommend that India follow in ...
Prasanna Viswanathan
A New Idea Of India: This book by @harshmadhusudan @RMantri is about plain speaking, challenging intellectual orthodoxies+ acknowledging many of the wonderful things about India. It is essential reading for anyone who welcomes positive [email protected]      source
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Fools, Frauds and Firebrands
Thinkers of the New Left
Roger Scruton - 2019-04-23 (first published in 2015)
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A devastating critique of modern left-wing thinking from a leading political philosopher.In Fools, Frauds and Firebrands, philosopher Roger Scruton, one of the leading critics of leftist orientations in modern Western civilization, examines the thinkers who have been most influential on the attitudes of the New Left. What does the Left look like to...
Prasanna Viswanathan
Roger Scruton’s book “Fools, frauds and firebrands” is an essential reading to understand the “Left”, while determining the role of an Indian “Right”. It is a damning indictment of the lies, delusions and bigotries of leading Western Leftist thinkers.      source
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Awakening Bharat Mata
The Political Beliefs of the Indian Right
Swapan Dasgupta - 2019-05-31
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The rise of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was much more than an ordinary electoral phenomenon: it brought to the fore two contrasting views of nationhood: between those who saw modern India in terms of secular republicanism and on the other hand were those who sought to blend technological modernity with the country's Hindu inheritance. The Righ...
Prasanna Viswanathan
The Right Beliefs: A Review Of @swapan55 ’s ‘Awakening Bharat Mata’. @freentglty on why Swapan Dasgupta's latest book that weaves a skilful narrative that captures the political beliefs of India’s Right is a must-read for those interested in the movement      source
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Mayur Didolkar - 2018-05-23
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Loving wife, obedient daughter, loyal friend.But if you provoke her, she will raise her hood and spit poison.A woman is stalked by a man she had once rejected. A housewife discovers a plot to kill her husband. A blond young girl is chased by an underworld gang.But these are no ordinary women.Some of them aren't even women.YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED Lovin...
Prasanna Viswanathan
Book Review - Nagin, a collection of 9 short stories by a very talented Pune based writer @freentglty, is a highly imaginative account of life, love and loss related through instances of horror and humour. via @swarajyamag      source