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Books

Hilarious and ultimately tragic lives of leaders who ruled Pak

Jinnah was convinced that he single-handedly had wrested Pakistan from the British Empire and that he alone would control its future.

20 Jul 2018 12:41 AM

A rising from the shadows of war

The book ends on a sweet and romantic note, with Juliet and Dawsey (who is a pig farmer on the island), falling in love and getting married.

19 Jul 2018 12:09 AM

Being Friend-zoned

A tete-a-tete with author Sudeep Nagarkar who has just come out with his new book.

19 Jul 2018 12:09 AM

Riveting, fast-paced and no-holds-barred

Politicians are also usually great raconteurs. In addition, they have an ear for gossip.

15 Jul 2018 6:07 AM

‘DeMo was a Tuqlaki idea’

Indira Gandhi was the original accidental Prime Minister: Jairam Ramesh

15 Jul 2018 6:00 AM

A Deccan odyssey

Manu Pillai’s second book, Rebel Sultans, The Deccan From Khilji to Shivaji is a tribute to this region.

13 Jul 2018 1:00 AM

Spiritualism, not religion, is the true path for salvation

The author believes religion is a deal whereas spirituality is a journey.

08 Jul 2018 1:59 AM

Relationship between a person & her art

Fanning the hearth, or pounding at the pestle or beating the clothes on the stone they will try out what they have learnt.

08 Jul 2018 1:46 AM

Fikry, an eccentric bookseller and a doting father

At the end, Fikry is diagnosed with a rare form of cancer “glioblastoma multiforme”.

06 Jul 2018 12:23 AM

Koi Good News? The stork tells it all

She feels that in an extended Indian family and nosy society, one can see how hilarious and outrageous the journey of pregnancy can be.

04 Jul 2018 1:15 AM