My new book has three short stories and I had pretty good plans about the stories.
26 Jan 2020 3:10 AM
Even the legendary Rameshwar Nath Kao couldn’t quite play god at all times.
26 Jan 2020 3:03 AM
The bells tolled on the Kozhikode (Calicut) beach for four days last week for a different reason.
24 Jan 2020 6:30 AM
Controversies had followed Desai right from the time he had entered the public arena in the 1920s.
24 Jan 2020 6:29 AM
An overview of the recently concluded Kerala Lit Fest.
22 Jan 2020 12:13 AM
An interview with Spanish author Francesc Miralles, who was at the Kerala Lit Fest, where he was invited as a guest speaker.
22 Jan 2020 12:11 AM
On Day 3, the conversations turned to quieter, thoughtful themes.
21 Jan 2020 10:10 PM
Take George Bruce Malleson’s The Decisive Battles of India from 1746 to 1849, which is considered required reading for Plassey.
17 Jan 2020 2:29 AM
My walking point started at the outer limit of Carnoules village, at times towards Aix, and on other days towards the lake village of Besse.
17 Jan 2020 2:23 AM
The meticulous translations of Sanskrit, Persian, Urdu, Bengali, Tibetan and other works opened up India’s past to the rest of the world.
17 Jan 2020 2:14 AM
With a silver lightening bolt as the centrepiece of its glossy white cover, Accidental Magic begins with great promise.
12 Jan 2020 2:03 AM
At the mouth of the lane, hanging perilously from a wrought iron pole is a plaque the colour of midnight blue.
12 Jan 2020 2:01 AM
Serious students of genetics and medicine would no doubt still be exposed to Haldane’s work.
12 Jan 2020 1:56 AM
A “broader Asia” that broke away geographical boundaries is now beginning to take on a distinct form.
10 Jan 2020 3:57 AM
The print book is a physical entity, a product and requires certain optimal conditions for its continuance.
10 Jan 2020 3:44 AM
This event is almost like a tradition for a book lover residing in the capital every year and this year has been no different.
08 Jan 2020 12:22 AM
The thing is, this all gets messy remarkably quickly, because of the sheer variety of ways there are of being wrong.
05 Jan 2020 2:29 AM
The Jallikattu protests in Chennai’s Marina Beach brought attention to, among other things, the plight of indigenous cattle.
05 Jan 2020 2:22 AM
Murugan has mastered the art of making the ordinary extraordinary.
05 Jan 2020 2:17 AM
The hotel itself is housed in a heritage property of the erstwhile family of the Muksudpur Tekari state of Bihar.
03 Jan 2020 3:17 AM