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Book review

Book Review | Classic Indian lad lit peppered with clichés

This novel is classic lad lit done Indian ‘ishtyle’

04 Feb 2023 11:41 PM

Book Review | Putin, America and the war on truth in Ukraine

Coming from a military historian such a view is astonishing given that all wars are brutal, including today’s faceless ones

04 Feb 2023 11:30 PM

Book Review | Book of everlasting Partition pain poignantly penned but lacks punch

Book review of 'The Book of Everlasting Things' by Aanchal Malhotra

29 Jan 2023 12:57 AM

Book Review | The art of being a writer

Review of of 'If I Could Tell You' by Soumya Bhattacharya.

29 Jan 2023 12:54 AM

Book Review | Fast-paced noir thriller hard not to enjoy

Review of 'Manjhi’s Mayhem' by Tanuj Solanki

29 Jan 2023 12:51 AM


Book Review | Sultan of swing reveals much in splendid memoir

Book Review of 'Sultan' By Wasim Akram and Gideon Haigh.

22 Jan 2023 1:30 AM

Book Review | Crime and punishment lurk as accidents in the kitchen corner

Book Review of 'The Paradise of Food' by Khalid Jawed

22 Jan 2023 1:27 AM

Book Review | How love altered fate of kings, changed history

Review of 'Roving Eyes: Love, Lust and Battles of Indian Royalty' by S. Mahesh

22 Jan 2023 1:25 AM

Book Review | Decoding the chip wars and the leverage America has on China

The US knows it will be a world leader only as long as it maintains its edge in semiconductors.

15 Jan 2023 12:42 AM

Book Review | A brief history of God

This evolving tapestry of stories linked across populations, continents and centuries is sometimes shocking but always enjoyable.

15 Jan 2023 12:39 AM


Book Review | Ambitious epic of a drifter has few surprises

The inner life of a 1940s-born dilettante records filial emotions with fidelity but doesn’t quite earn the scale on which it is portrayed

15 Jan 2023 12:37 AM

Book Review | Desi Lesbian romance hopes to make a point

The romance novel about star-crossed lovers Krish and Mahi has not one, not two, but three happy endings

09 Jan 2023 10:12 AM

Book Review | Cosy memoir spells out why trust is the secret of spycraft

Rajiv Gandhi had been wrestling with a defiant President Zail Singh, the Bofors controversy, and the Arun Nehru and V.P. Singh resignations

09 Jan 2023 10:08 AM

Book Review | In a league of their own

Book review of 'Unveiling Jazbaa: A History of Pakistan Women’s Cricket' by Aayush Puthran (Photo by arrangement)

01 Jan 2023 11:40 PM

Book Review | A unique meditation on the metaphysical realities of life

Shubhrangshu Roy’s poetry is a testament to the identity crisis most individuals go through

27 Dec 2022 2:05 PM


Book Review | A Norwegian master on the heat of the moment

Review of 'The Jealousy Man' by Jo Nesbo

11 Dec 2022 1:35 AM

Book Review | How Anglo-Indians transformed India

The book covers much more than the things I’ve described, of course. It is as comprehensive as any book about any community can be

04 Dec 2022 8:09 AM

Book Review | Bose revisited: Whose Netaji is he anyway?

Krishna Bose was an authority on Netaji’s life and times and is the author of several books on him

04 Dec 2022 8:03 AM

Book Review | Understanding the beef over cow politics

The author laments that the National Crime Records Bureau has nothing on lynching, cow slaughter crimes and crimes registered for beef ban

04 Dec 2022 7:57 AM

Book Review | People aren’t too different, in Mumbai or in U.S.

Book Review of 'Border Less' by Namrata Poddar

27 Nov 2022 1:47 AM