Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 | Last Update : 05:19 AM IST

  Books

Books Page-13

A Mindful Solution!

Here is a book that can help put you back on track and make you appreciate your life better.

24 Oct 2019 1:07 AM

Why it makes sense to put stock in good economics

We don’t for a moment believe that when economists and the public have different views, the economists are always right.

20 Oct 2019 6:51 AM

Shopping has moved online, now more eco-conscious

Sophie shares with Sucheta Dasgupta how the activity of shopping has changed in the West over the past two decades.

20 Oct 2019 3:43 AM

A magical portrait of colonial Calcutta and an unlikely lovestory

Yasmine stood at the front, looking over the reservations.

20 Oct 2019 3:36 AM

Lesson of Arabian Nights: Your life hangs by a story

Storytelling stresses the commonality among epics the world over, of gods who intervene in human affairs and even take sides in a war.

18 Oct 2019 1:36 AM

ADVERTISEMENT

British made sure India lost Gilgit, PoK

On China, Nehru, along with India’s second defence minister, V.K. Krishna Menon, made another huge mess.

18 Oct 2019 1:33 AM

One Hell of a story

Unni’s portrayals are a clear reflection of his deep connection with his roots.

17 Oct 2019 3:25 AM

A novel expression of magic

A lot of challenges came Anand’s way, and a lack of satisfaction with her initial drafts was a major one.

17 Oct 2019 3:22 AM

Where insurgency has endured in Pakistan

Balochistan’s accession to Pakistan is as controversial as that of J&K; in fact, even more so.

11 Oct 2019 5:46 AM

Of eclectic tastes, creativity and a vicarious feast

Food and literature, or more specifically literary food writing and design are a sub-genre that has always held a fascination for me.

11 Oct 2019 1:11 AM

ADVERTISEMENT

Racy murder mystery has dollops of bitter realism

It is an irresistible fascination, a hide-and-seek relationship. After all, Bhatt has his own set of responsibilities.

11 Oct 2019 1:02 AM

Sapiosexual love is where Buddha and Yashodhara were at

A few weeks after I finished this book, I came across a social media post announcing an anti-feminist yajna in Karnataka.

06 Oct 2019 5:02 AM

A dense pre-Partition history of NWFP that fails to hold attention

The region was retained as a part of undivided Punjab in 1849, when the British vanquished the Sikh power.

06 Oct 2019 4:59 AM

A minister recounts his game of thrones

It is in times like these that one sees political veterans penning memoirs, fulfilling a vital need for the hitherto unknown.

06 Oct 2019 4:56 AM

Cervantes’ friends thought he was deranged, burned his plays

Puchner is professor of drama and English and comparative literature at Harvard. He visited the Jaipur Literary Festival in 2014.

04 Oct 2019 2:58 AM

ADVERTISEMENT

Fables from Caliphate in a cross-species love story

The legend of Gog and Magog and the Iron Gates built to keep them away from human civilisation has also been interpolated in the Alexander romances.

04 Oct 2019 2:53 AM

‘My mentor suggested I should postpone The Novel’

At least four mugs of chai in a day, often more, sugar intake be damned, we all die in the end.

29 Sep 2019 1:37 AM

Tale of ‘Young Turk’ misses the big picture

A lesser figure than Chandra Shekhar would have come out of such an arrangement in disgrace.

29 Sep 2019 1:27 AM

Factor inflation in your income plan

It is because everyone worked twice as hard. Which means they must have also produced twice as much.

27 Sep 2019 7:46 AM

For millennials with goals

The third protagonist is Aisha Oberoi, one of Delhi’s most iconic influencers with her popular lifestyle blog Every Delhi Girl.

27 Sep 2019 7:41 AM

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT