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Anatomy Of A Riot Pretends To Debunk Epic, Ends Up Restoring It

No one spoke of justice because there was no need

01 Oct 2023 12:00 AM

Book Review | Lockdown and the homemaker blues

Well written enough that I got through it without wanting to bang my head against a wall.

11 Jun 2023 12:18 AM

Book Review | Talking Indo-Pak peace on the back channel with open eyes

The special thing is that from the facts before him, Lambah has produced a new way of seeing.

28 May 2023 12:46 AM

Book Review | Kolkata ex-cop in Brick Lane finds redemption

The knottiness of the plot and the swelling, sustained suspense alone are worth the price of admission.

14 May 2023 12:17 AM

Book Review | Policies that leverage behavioural economics can effect positive change

One of the important tasks the book accomplishes is the systematic dismantling of various myths that tend to divide post-Independence history

26 Feb 2023 1:41 AM


What to Read in 2023

Here is a selection of titles to watch out for, anticipate, covet and acquire in the new year.

01 Jan 2023 1:37 AM

Book Review | Love tangles with family as Great Calcutta Killings rage

Book Review of 'Independence' by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni.

27 Nov 2022 1:44 AM

Book Review | Who’s afraid of growing old?

The book, strangely, given my pessimism about ageing, made me smile

20 Nov 2022 1:35 AM

Mystery minus a detective unravels dynamics of a society

The book starts with a murder and ends with the reader finding out who did it

07 Nov 2021 9:46 AM

Penguin releases Shaili Chopra and Meghna Pant’s Feminist Rani

Book, being called testimony to and memoir of women’s issues is collection of interviews with path-breaking, fascinating opinion leaders.

30 Aug 2018 7:17 PM