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‘We’re doing well on green energy’

India can learn a lot on what China is doing on sanitation, on pollution and green finance agenda.

11 May 2018 12:29 AM

Raj days: When women were honoured in their absence

The Portuguese, who had preceded the British, used to send annual batches of women for marriage with their officials in Goa.

11 May 2018 12:29 AM

Book review: Dera Sacha Sauda and Gurmeet Ram Rahim, investigating a godman

Anurag Tripathi’s new and explosive book chronicles his search for the truth behind the man once touted to be God.

10 May 2018 4:55 PM

The book of fame

Not only has Abhilash Pudukad captured the life of his muse S. Janaki in a book, he has also won many awards for it.

10 May 2018 1:28 AM

Cocktail of crime, history, politics

A romantic, historical thriller that swings from Nazi Germany to British India, and explores the dark world of tough truths.

09 May 2018 12:44 AM


‘I Am an author by accident!’

Murder at the Happy Home for the Aged, her recent read, which is pegged as a ‘cozy new murder mystery’ is a product of just that.

09 May 2018 12:43 AM

Lacks objective analysis, more akin to a fiction

The other chief fault of the book is that it is a hagiography couched as history. Mookerjee is Roy’s hero and he can see no fault in him.

06 May 2018 6:38 AM

Pick it up for the romance of hand-drawn maps

I compared the Gangotri Region (page 136) with earthview map site. I preferred the hand-drawn “picture”

06 May 2018 6:34 AM

Unravelling the charisma of Indian democracy

These illustrations are only from the introductory chapter of the book.

06 May 2018 6:31 AM

Russian tryst with football’s extravaganza, at a glance

Till finals day in Moscow on July 15 then, read on, share and enjoy this offering.

05 May 2018 1:47 AM


A praetorian Pakistan: What the future holds

Reimagining Pakistan makes a strong call on Pakistan to end its march to folly.

04 May 2018 12:56 AM

Teenage ambition, angst and alienation

The debutant author talks about her book and more.

02 May 2018 12:29 AM

On wings of fantasy

A fantasy thriller connecting the past and present with a blend of mythology, action and suspense.

02 May 2018 12:28 AM

Iconic Indian restaurants’ recipe for success

The book showcases many dishes that have become part of our vocabulary like Chicken Manchurian and Chicken 65.

29 Apr 2018 1:23 AM

Poignant stories in old-fashioned style

The first few stories in the book were not what I expected at all. They were amusing...

29 Apr 2018 1:22 AM


When reality comes wrapped in fiction

The books talks about the modern-day dynamics between a husband-wife relationship but fails to catch the warmth that such a close relationship has.

29 Apr 2018 1:20 AM

What does your bookshelf say?

Many celebs chose to pose with books this world books day, authors tell us what your reading list Reveals about your Personality.

25 Apr 2018 12:30 AM

Beyond easy characterisations

The search for answers brings the detective face-to-face with an old enemy, and embroils him in new dangers.

25 Apr 2018 12:13 AM

Justice in our age

David Remnick, editor of The New Yorker, interviewed the former FBI director James Comey last week.

25 Apr 2018 12:13 AM

Graphic journey

A graphic novel about a girl’s journey to find her roots by the author who was honoured as a champion of change by the Obama administration.

25 Apr 2018 12:13 AM