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Books

It’s racy, interesting, revealing a wonderful new world to readers

If the story was told only from Zarin’s point of view, the chances of monotony creeping in were high.

12 Aug 2018 12:51 AM

A slickly produced work of non-fiction

The impact of his work over Tamil literature and culture has been huge, the author notes and shows how.

12 Aug 2018 12:47 AM

Trials of women in a society dominated by men

It was something you were born to, if you were a woman, and embedded in you from girlhood.

12 Aug 2018 12:44 AM

Give peas a chance: Gerry Adams writes a cookbook

Northern Ireland with the Republic of Ireland, and use purely political means.

10 Aug 2018 12:27 AM

Magical, mystical Ladakh and love that transcends the physical

Hemis abounds in philosophy that is not spouted by a preacher or a teacher but one who speaks from life’s experiences.

10 Aug 2018 12:27 AM

Insights into how India’s most successful war since its inception was fought & won

This was a war that saw the Indian political and military leadership at its historical best.

10 Aug 2018 12:27 AM

Authors share more about their favourite reads on Book Lovers Day

For book lovers, manuscripts act as a much needed source of escape from the monotony of daily life.

09 Aug 2018 3:26 PM

Under the influence

Sangeetha Sreenivasan’s book Acid accepts the world as it is and leaves no space for unwanted arguments.

08 Aug 2018 12:46 AM

Mythology gets modern

Author Anita Sivakumaran got curiosity to get the better of her, and her recent read sums up the same.

08 Aug 2018 12:46 AM

Odisha’s shy, chain-smoking CM and his art of survival

When Naveen entered politics in Odisha, he was trying to reach out to the people of his native land whose rusticity he did not share.

05 Aug 2018 12:32 AM