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Review: Journalist’s Book Exposes Indian Army’s Staged Encounters

Review: Journalist’s Book Exposes Indian Army’s Staged Encounters

 Through shocking and revelatory confessions of an Indian Army officer on extrajudicial killings and state-sanctioned murders by the armed forces, journalist Kishalay Bhattacharjee’s latest book depicts how Indian state is built on violence and questions how a democracy can sustain acts which violate human rights for decades together. In his book, “Blood on my hands”

Review: Capital in the Twenty-First Century

By Naveed Qazi Economist Thomas Piketty’s new book, “Capital In The Twenty-First Century”, has focused on the alternative between Capitalism and Communism. Branko Milanovic, a former economist at the World Bank, called it “one of the watershed books in economic thinking.” Paul Krugman, winner of the Nobel in economic science and a columnist for The New

Book Review: Zealot – The Life And Times of Jesus of Nazareth

After composing “No God But God”, which got shortlisted as one of the most important books of the last decade, Iranian American writer, Reza Aslan is back with his excellent scholarly research on Judeo- Christian history, says Naveed Qazi The book is a product of two decades of academic research into the origins of Christianity. The