BOOKS - WRITERS - 2017 November

November 15

Book of editorials launched
The Second 100: A Selection of Editorials — 1978-2016 , a compilation of one hundred editorials that were published in The Hindu between 1978 and 2016, was released. These editorials were written mostly under the editorship of N. Ravi, N. Ram and Malini Parthasarathy.
A sequel to The First 100: A Selection of Editorials — 1878-1978, that was published on the occasion of the newspaper’s centenary celebrations in 1978, the book was released jointly by Mr. Ram, Chairman of The Hindu Group’s publishing company, THG Publishing Private Limited; Dr. Malini Parthasarathy, its Co-Chairperson; Mr. Ravi, Publisher of The Hindu and the other publications of The Hindu Group, and Mukund Padmanabhan, Editor, The Hindu, at Kasturi Buildings.

November 17

Vice President launches ‘Journey of Women Law Reforms and The Law Commission of India – Some Insights’ book
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu received the first copy of the book ‘Journey of Women Law Reforms and The Law Commission of India – Some Insights’, from the Author former Joint Secretary, Dr. Pavan Sharma.
The author has made an excellent analysis and more such studies can help focus nation’s attention to important areas like matrimonial laws, property laws, laws relating to inheritance, succession, guardianship as well as NRI marriages and issues of sexual violence.