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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

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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

A leisurely journey through Pak’s past, present and future

On hearing from him after long, Paracha mailed Anthony asking him to bring his guitar the next time he visited Pakistan.

05 Aug 2018 12:28 AM

Rejection is the reason behind creating my new book, says Gaurav Sharma

Perfectly capturing vagaries of publishing world, Sharma’s new book The Indian Story of an Author is an intriguing read about ‘nothing’.

04 Aug 2018 2:46 PM

Espionage is much more than cloak and dagger ops

The Unending Game, the author writes, “is not a personal memoir, nor is it about the organization for which I worked.

03 Aug 2018 1:22 AM

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The World in a Wall

Durrell life’s work and lasting legacy was in establishing the great zoo in the island of Jersey a part of the Channel Islands.

03 Aug 2018 1:10 AM

Lacunae in legal system decoded

The author is widely recognized as the master of legal crime and courtroom drama in the country.

01 Aug 2018 12:40 AM

Ondaat beautiful prose

Author Michael Ondaatje, who won the Man Booker and the Golden Man Booker Prize, must be explored.

01 Aug 2018 12:40 AM

High on idealism, but weak on plot, dialogues

“Choti grew up never feeling quite at home in the Nameless House with Pink Walls…”

29 Jul 2018 2:17 AM

‘I’ll either come back after raising the Indian flag in victory or return wrapped in it’

The chief of the Army, Gen. V.P. Malik, personally telephoned Vikram for their battalion’s remarkable feat.

29 Jul 2018 2:08 AM

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Book Review: Vinaya Bhagat’s The Trickster is a gripping tale of the fear of unknown

Vinaya Bhagat’s The Trickster takes readers on ride between realms of known, and unknown, merging myth with folklore and reality and crime.

27 Jul 2018 8:06 PM

Wings beneath their feet!

She took two and a half months to complete the book. Once the idea struck her, her next step was to mould Hudhud and his riveting journey.

27 Jul 2018 12:26 AM

The quest of that perfect home!

This former college lecturer’s debut novel highlights an individual’s quest to find a haven.

27 Jul 2018 12:25 AM

Book Review: Obsessed; a tale of love gone all wrong

Ruchi Kokcha’s novel Obsessed talks about sensitive issues, love, lust and a madwoman's aspirations.

23 Jul 2018 9:00 PM

Young, fun & marvellously irreverent

Goodbye Freddie Mercury is a truly enjoyable read — young, fun and marvellously irreverent.

22 Jul 2018 1:54 AM

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