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  Books

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Did the Congress give Sikhs the short shrift?

The loyalist image of Sikhs, the author informs, first received a rude shock with the launching of the canal colony agitation.

01 Nov 2019 8:09 AM

Stars have little bank balance while they lead glam lives

Two of my fellow juniors in the chambers, Katy Baam and Michael Saldana, went on to become High Court judges.

01 Nov 2019 7:45 AM

India was Zimmer’s muse, bedrock of his friendship with Jung

Jung’s engagement with India culminated in a visit in 1938 where he saw the temples devoted to Kali.

01 Nov 2019 7:13 AM

How Jagmeet Singh, Canadian MP, failed to love his father fully

Jagmeet Singh is the first Sikh with a turban to sit as a provincial legislator in Ontario.

27 Oct 2019 3:07 AM

Anxious Kolkata girl loves anew with family blessings

Before you think we’re treading into Jane Austen’s Persuasion where old flames meet after years, the answer is a firm no as well.

27 Oct 2019 3:02 AM

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A millennial’s perspective on annihilating caste

Autobiographical accounts of dalit lives generally evoke prurient interest among non-dalit readers.

27 Oct 2019 2:58 AM

Ideas crystallise in the Kasauli sun

Another emotionally charged session included the cancer-survivor, Bollywood actress, Manisha Koirala.

25 Oct 2019 2:23 AM

Conservatives can co-opt the new Indian aesthetic

Let me state the basic orientalist premises. Indian sculpture lacked classical simplicity.

25 Oct 2019 2:18 AM

One for the bibliophiles!

Safavid Iran and the Deccan Sultanates is a must read for those enthusiasts who are fanatics of the rich Deccan heritage!

24 Oct 2019 1:10 AM

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

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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

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

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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

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

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