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Poetic celebration

Poet Ajeesh Venogoplan explores love, life and death in his wonderful book of poems.

05 Mar 2020 1:10 AM

Student of Nature

Sonika Shandilya, the only Hyderabad-based author whose romantic novels are available across India, has released her new book.

26 Feb 2020 1:15 AM

Women’s world

The world is different for women, especially in a country like India.

26 Feb 2020 1:13 AM

A ghostly tale

With the elements of mystery and murder, Sunit Gajbhiye’s book Untamed Origins is an action packed survival thriller.

19 Feb 2020 1:32 AM

An old woman finds purpose and laughter

Dopehri, however, takes place in Lucknow, with a visibly strong sense of place and time, with Amma Bi’s haveli as centerstage.

16 Feb 2020 2:47 AM

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Pride and prejudice in a percussion tradition

Caste dynamics also change over time, showing up this book as an outstanding work by a gifted musician.

16 Feb 2020 2:41 AM

Letters strewn on sea waters, words afloat in tropical skies

Earlier that day, I had finished re-reading Adil Jussawalla’s stunning new volume of poems, Shorelines (Poetrywala).

14 Feb 2020 3:02 AM

Reluctant writer pens a book about publishing

Dean went on to establish the Mahomed Baths in London and came to be known as the “shampooing surgeon”.

14 Feb 2020 2:53 AM

The story behind the N-deal: How Dr Manmohan Singh beat the odds

Sonia Gandhi said she did not think the nuclear deal was an issue on which to risk an early election.

14 Feb 2020 2:46 AM

‘You want to, but you cannot live in the past’

You want to but can’t live in the past, so you live with a pain that eats at you constantly.

09 Feb 2020 8:35 AM

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Exquisite dance of narratives, continents, identities

The skill is not just in the words or the device, it is also in the telling.

09 Feb 2020 8:23 AM

Superlawyer recounts brush with Bofors, success of his London dream

The Bachchans, says Zaiwalla, approached him to get their defamation suit against the Swedish journal heard in an English court.

09 Feb 2020 8:18 AM

Journey to heal herself

A medical professional has published a book that deals with the lives of various Indian women.

09 Feb 2020 1:18 AM

The storyteller by night!

No matter what he calls himself, Sandeep is absolutely comfortablespending his free time writing.

09 Feb 2020 1:16 AM

It is a fast train, it only goes slow

At the time, many have wondered at his decision, though others have followed in his footsteps.

07 Feb 2020 1:40 AM

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Living with Manto, finding Mantoiyat

Manto the film was critically acclaimed, not just at Cannes, but at several international films festivals.

07 Feb 2020 1:37 AM

Museum pieces, acrylics, text

At a certain point, you were back to your young adult self, hair all black, clothes all black — you suddenly seemed much taller.

31 Jan 2020 1:32 AM

Sassy Swap must be read at one go, cover to cover

Swapping in marriage would generally imply a trading off of partners with each other’s consent.

31 Jan 2020 1:30 AM

Chance for non-Western powers to rise in a post-American world

The similarities between President Bolsanoro and his American counterpart are extraordinary.

31 Jan 2020 1:28 AM

No intention to be RBI governor: Abhijit Banerjee

Oraganiser and author William Darlymple draws analogy between East India Company and current British govt.

31 Jan 2020 1:17 AM

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