Arvind Adiga’s novel feels pertinent and timely in a moment when the immigrant experience has become the story of our time
15 Mar 2020 3:36 PM
Books on emotional intelligence like ‘Ikigai’ promote the idea that we don’t need to be monks to live a harmonious life
15 Mar 2020 2:45 PM
Namita Gokhale writes this novel with a gaze that is remarkably dispassionate, throwing open a literary cocoon to artful scrutiny
15 Mar 2020 2:14 PM
A conversation with a working class hero and a man of many adventures
14 Mar 2020 11:14 PM
Through six stories written by writers from diverse backgrounds, the Welsh National Opera explores the highs and lows of migration
11 Mar 2020 7:59 PM
This starts as a fascinating story and turns farcical and loses its warmth, but never its fun—the characters are delightful
09 Mar 2020 5:41 PM
Deepa Annapara has tried to do something extremely difficult: write a story for grown-ups in the voice of a child.
09 Mar 2020 5:07 PM
It later transpired that he had attended the same school though in a different section of the same class.
06 Mar 2020 2:53 AM
It was a chance meeting with the author that led to discovering her latest work, The Science of Peace.
06 Mar 2020 2:50 AM
Hyderabad-based Jatin Gupta explores an enthralling tale of mythology and fantasy in his debut fiction, Kali Yuga: The Ascension.
05 Mar 2020 1:14 AM
Poet Ajeesh Venogoplan explores love, life and death in his wonderful book of poems.
05 Mar 2020 1:10 AM
Sonika Shandilya, the only Hyderabad-based author whose romantic novels are available across India, has released her new book.
26 Feb 2020 1:15 AM
The world is different for women, especially in a country like India.
26 Feb 2020 1:13 AM
With the elements of mystery and murder, Sunit Gajbhiye’s book Untamed Origins is an action packed survival thriller.
19 Feb 2020 1:32 AM
Dopehri, however, takes place in Lucknow, with a visibly strong sense of place and time, with Amma Bi’s haveli as centerstage.
16 Feb 2020 2:47 AM
Caste dynamics also change over time, showing up this book as an outstanding work by a gifted musician.
16 Feb 2020 2:41 AM
Earlier that day, I had finished re-reading Adil Jussawalla’s stunning new volume of poems, Shorelines (Poetrywala).
14 Feb 2020 3:02 AM
Dean went on to establish the Mahomed Baths in London and came to be known as the “shampooing surgeon”.
14 Feb 2020 2:53 AM
Sonia Gandhi said she did not think the nuclear deal was an issue on which to risk an early election.
14 Feb 2020 2:46 AM
You want to but can’t live in the past, so you live with a pain that eats at you constantly.
09 Feb 2020 8:35 AM