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
An essential feature of Islamic philosophy is the spirit of sincere inquiry and continual learning.
03 Jan 2020 2:21 AM
An interview with Milan Vohra, the author of Our song, who specialises in the romance genre.
02 Jan 2020 12:34 AM
Ravi Rai’s book The Tattoo on My Breast is a captivating love story set in the country’s most harrowing age.
02 Jan 2020 12:32 AM
The thing with millennials is that they are usually quite tolerant of eccentricities — even encouraging of it at times.
31 Dec 2019 11:48 AM
Beauvoir’s title was most apt for the book but sometimes, titles can be misleading.
27 Dec 2019 3:25 AM
Nehru authored the fundamental stance of non-alignment in a climate of post-Second World War hostility between capitalism and Communism.
27 Dec 2019 3:21 AM
Over the years, lots of newsprint has been used to report on the company’s journey.
22 Dec 2019 7:57 AM