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The fifth edition of The Hindu Bridal Mantra is out. The picture-packed volume with Esha Gupta gracing the cover focusses on the palette and its influences over fashion, jewellery, make-up and interiors. Get an update on trousseau trends from top designers and tips on bridal make-overs from the experts. You will find plenty of wedding-related information and inspiration in this 145-page magazine that has in-depth features, check-lists and to-do tips. Just pick up a copy and plan ahead.
Srivari Brahmotsavam 2014 - A celestial spectacle on earth
After the success last year, we are back again with the "Srivari Brahmotsavam 2014- A celestial spectacle on earth" to commemorate this year's Brahmotsavam at Tirumala. This special compendium of 17 articles aims to give a 360-degree view of the hill shrine and its religious and charitable activities. Thus, we have scholarly pieces on the 9-day utsavam and the architecture and sculptures found in the temple, the daily rituals practised and so on. There are also articles on efforts to ease the darshan process, the management of water resources in Tirumala and the finances of the Lord in the year that went by.
The book has rich colour pictures of the Brahmotsavam and the temple, and like the previous edition, we offer two posters of Lord Malayappa Swamy.
The Hindu presents Survey of Indian Industry 2014, a detailed analysis of the state of the Indian economy and what needs to be done to get growth going again. Prominent industry leaders and CEOs from sectors such as banking, financial services, automobiles, steel, telecom, infrastructure and pharmaceuticals share their insight on what the new government needs to concentrate on in the initial months. It will serve as a handy guide for leaders in business, management professionals, economists and students of economic issues to assess the state of the economy. The cover price is Rs.100/-
Pongal Malar 2014
This special Issue brought out by The Hindu Tamil on the occasion of Pongal festival focuses on the Cultural Roots of Pongal celebrated throughout Tamil Nadu in all possible ways. Ethnic culture: Various cultural aspects of Pongal celebrations with local flavour viz. worship, Jallikattu, cock fight etc. Cinema: Cultural and ethnic aspects in Tamil Cinema. Spiritual: A special write up on Arupadai Veedu, Vallalar. Also a write up on Bothisatvar by Balakumaran. Rivers: Special write ups by leading writers on history and current status of all major rivers in Tamil Nadu. Literature: Poems and Short stories by eminent writers. Lifestyle: Various aspects of Tamil living and lifestyle (including food, arts and environment)
The Survey of Indian Industry, acknowledged as an authoriative and well-documented review of the industrial scenario. The latest edition, Survey of Indian Industry 2013 focuses on how the industries would explore ways to cope with the global slowdown. It also discusses like slowing down on investment in capacity creation by the industries and revival, high rate of interest - a primary reason for holding back the investment, impact of political chaos on industries, etc. Further, it discusses India's growth momentum in the shadow of recession in Eurozone and slowdown in U.S. Leading experts in their respective fields have contributed articles in this Survey. The Survey will, like its previous editions, serve as a utility reference volume for Businessmen, industrialists, students and academicians. The cover price is Rs.100/- and Rs.125/- by regd. book post.
The Survey of the Environment 2012 will focus on issues in environment, nature and conservation, biodiversity, solar power etc. Leading experts have been invited to contribute articles in the Survey of Environment 2012 on Rural Collective Timbatku in Andhra Pradesh, Mining crisis, Science and politics of living rivers, Pollution challenge, Reponses to climate change and Wetland status in India. Other issues which add value to the editorial fare are changing urban landscape, convention on biological diversity and its significance on marine and coastal environments etc. The cover price is Rs. 70/- and Rs. 95/- by regd. book post. The Survey will, like its previous editions, serve as a utility reference volume for businessmen, environmentalist
The Survey of Indian Industry is acknowledged as an authoritative and well-documented review of the industrial scenario. The latest edition, Survey of Indian Industry 2012 focuses on the policy initiatives of the monetary authority of the country, the Reserve Bank of India and the fiscal policy efforts of the Government. This year's Survey provides an insight into the happenings in the financial sector. Besides, post-downgrade of the US rating is also featured. The Survey focuses on how the Indian IT Industry is rejigging its game plan in the current scenario. ...
The theme of Survey of Indian Agriculture 2011 is "The paradox of Indian Agriculture". Despite the rising prices of commodities and overflowing granaries, thousands still go hungry and small and marginal farmers remain poor. The Survey of Indian Agriculture 2011 will deal with a host of these issues - causes and consequences with illustrated articles from experts (scientists and field specialists), government officials and leaders of institutions involved in agriculture. The cover price is Rs.60/- and Rs.80/- by regd. book post.
The theme of Survey of the Environment 2011 is "Environment: Development and Governance". The Survey will focus on the Forest Rights Act, Environmental Law and governance, politics and ecological sense in India, handling disasters - Fukushima and after and Jaitapur - what are the lessons from Japan? Other issues which add value to the editorial fare are human-animal conflicts, invasive species, threat to fishing cats and the amphibian crisis in India. The editorial fare will also cover ecotourism, mining and climate. All the articles are authored, as usual, by leading experts in their respective fields. The cover price is Rs. 60/- and Rs. 80/- by regd. book post.
Interestingly enough, this year's Survey will offer a macro-view of the India growth story against the backdrop of a sluggish global economy. It will take an insightful look in to the automobile boom, the uneasiness in the IT and ITES space, the pick-up in real estate, the excitement in the telecom field in the wake of 3G auction and the spectacular growth in the Retail Sector. The Survey will also take stock of the happenings in the power field and the performance of the Railways, the national air-carriers and the sea-ports. Like its previous editions, serve as a utility reference volume for businessmen, industrialists, students and academicians.
The theme of the issue is "Need for disaster preparedness in Agriculture". There will be a special focus on rural deprivation in India's countryside. The Survey aims to cover major crops and suggestions to farmers on how to take preventive steps to avoid yield loss. There will also be a special article on improvement in living conditions of the rural people. The cover price is Rs.60/- and Rs.80/- by regd. book post.
This year's Survey assumes enormous significance in the light of the recent Copenhagen Meet on Climate Change. Thus the editorial fare will deal with the wetlands of India, energy-efficient technologies, the Nilgiris Biosphere and the protection of the ecosystem. Other issues which add value to the editorial fare are man-animal conflict in the northern Sahyadris, the mounting electronic waste of mobile phones and an overview of India's position on Climate change. All the articles will be authored, as usual, by leading experts in their respective fields. The cover price is Rs. 60/- and Rs. 80/- by regd. book post.
This year's Survey, acknowledged as an authoritative and well-documented review of the industrial scenario, will focus on Government-led initiatives to get the economy back on a high growth path. It will study the reform agenda afresh in the wake of global happenings. The Survey will take a holistic view on governance and regulatory issues. The Survey will analyse threadbare the status of the Indian economy in the global context. There will be extensive coverage of developments in banking and finance by the country's top economists and business leaders. ...
The theme of the issue is "Climate change". Nearly 80 percent of the population in India, based in the rural areas, is impacted by climate change which influences agricultural and other allied activities. The Survey will be throwing the spotlight on how climate change brings with it a host of problems such as rising temperatures, monsoon failure and drought. It will also deal with pest resistant crop varieties, water conservation methods and the importance of perserving overall biodiversity. An additional input of interest would be a World Bank Report on Agriculture and climate change. The cover price is Rs.60/- and Rs.80/- by regd. book post.
This edition focuses on the challenge of pollution control and waste management, be it from inland water bodies, electrical and electronic equipment or biomedical. Leading experts contributed articles on climatic changes, solar power, noise pollution and sustainable growth in the contest of climate change. Other articles which are likely to add value to this compilation's content are the preservation of biodiversity, development versus environmental concerns and the coral and lagoon conservation in Lakshadweep. The Editorial fare also covers the natural environment and coastal ecology.
An authoritative volume on the status of Indian Industry. Written by eminent personalities .. who is who in each Industry. Has 77 articles with charts, pictures and data, broadly classified under ten sections. This volume in 290 pages, serves as a reference source for professionals and students all over the world who are interested in the Indian Industry.
This is a compilation of articles published in The Hindu during 1997 & 1998. This book in 530 pages of the last 200 days of Gandhiji's extraordinary life from 15th July 1947 to 30th January 1948 may rekindle interest in his teachings and set off further enquiry, research, and new writing relevant not only to the times that we live in now, but for all time.
This volume of 328 pages is a compilation of 226 selective questions and answers classified under ten sections which were published under the feature `Question Corner', since 1995, in the Science and Technology supplement pages of The Hindu. The questions that appear in this compilation are mostly general and will provide the students in the school and college level to reflect upon and embark on pursuing scientific enquiries as a hobby.
This is a compilation of 65 selective articles published in The Hindu broadly classified under four sections as indicated above. This book in 346 pages serves as a reference material for all Management professionals and those interested in getting into Management.
This is a compilation of selected articles published in The Hindu during 1994 & 1995. It has 75 articles, broadly classified under five sections as indicated above. This book in 384 pages serves as a reference material for all Management professionals and those interested in getting into Management.
This volume of 656 pages is a compilation of 232 selective articles reported in the pages of The Hindu over a period of 8 decades. on several aspects of Indian Classical music covering almost the whole century.
This volume of 750 pages is a compilation of 500 selective lectures reported in the pages of The Hindu over a period of 33 years. A reading of the pieces in this book would show how much of a force for the good religion can be, with its emphasis on morality and virtuous conduct and the finer values as, for instance, tolerance, respect and affection for all.
This volume in 390 pages, will serve the teaching community as a source of inspiration for a renewed commitment to meet the challenges of the future.
This book in 304 pages is a compilation of news, views, editorials etc. on libraries covering the period 1918 to 1992. This gives a general view of the developments in this field over the past seven decades and a half and serves a useful reference book for librarians and information scientists.