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The book is all about izzat, mother’s tears, father’s pride, a child who needs a mother, a mother who needs the company of her son.
25 Jun 2017 12:57 AM
The book is a respectable initiative towards the commencement of a dialogue over life in Indian jails.
25 Jun 2017 12:52 AM
Yakuta Haji walks down DN Road, mingling with the unlikliest minds trying to kindle the passion of reading into the city’s populace.
24 Jun 2017 12:34 AM
For Jinnah, ‘Pakistan’ was more a means of grasping power, rather than any conviction of creating an Islamic state.
23 Jun 2017 12:48 AM
Shanthi joined an MFA program at Johns Hopkins in Baltimore and took her first step into writing.
21 Jun 2017 12:42 AM
The fictionalised story of a woman’s meteoric rise to fame and power — from a student to a superstar and then to chief minister.
21 Jun 2017 12:41 AM
It is this part of the novel that introduces us to the characters whose lives we will follow for the remainder.
18 Jun 2017 5:25 AM
Alas, just reporting the politics in our context sharpens bellicosity in the reader’s mind and does not draw in the many dimensions of life.
18 Jun 2017 5:19 AM
These are figures that have millions of devotees and whose words have revelatory and evidentiary status.
18 Jun 2017 5:13 AM
The riots that caused the “rupture and loss” that the book’s title refers to go all the way back to 1983.
16 Jun 2017 1:15 AM