Former Indian diplomat Dilip Sinha's book is a valuable resource for these debates that gain urgency from the milestone anniversary, being both a critique and analysis of the Council's role as well as a work of encyclopaedic proportions about its history, the political philosophies girding it and its evolution.
The middle class will decide the course of liberalisation in India which will become more micro-level in search of solutions to problems, says writer and journalist Hindol Sengupta in his new book, "The Liberals".
Sikkim's unique mountain architecture in need of protection
The Government of Sikkim realized something needs to be done and the newly-adopted Sikkim Tourism Policy is crystal clear about this. It states in Chapter 4: Application of appropriate designs for tourism infrastructure that considers the landscape, disaster risks, local architecture and materials needs to be addressed, writes Anne Fee