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Ajith Pillai

Book Review | Truths about M. Karunanidhi & perspectives on Tamil politics

One of the key takeaways in the book is the articulation of Karunanidhi’s position vis-a-vis the Sri Lankan Tamil issue

20 Nov 2021 7:52 PM

Book Review | When memory refracts into gripping fiction

It is the story of a 15-year-old bride in 1929 and her 18-year-old great grandson

29 Aug 2021 1:43 AM

Book Review | Welcome to Kuttanad’s twisted and magical world

Hareesh’s novel, set in the first half of the last century, is a phantasmagorical journey through Kuttanad

14 Mar 2021 4:14 AM

Fondly remembering the world’s last polymath

Serious students of genetics and medicine would no doubt still be exposed to Haldane’s work.

12 Jan 2020 1:56 AM

Whistle-blower vs Ranbaxy saga asks disturbing questions

New York-based journalist Eban’s 482-page book is truly an eye-opener.

08 Sep 2019 2:28 AM


An anthropologist works out what it is to be a Maoist

The Central Committee leader she was to meet was the soft spoken and urbane Gyanji (name changed), a much-wanted man on the police list.

30 Jun 2019 7:46 AM

Fake news and India’s tryst with post-truth politics

The book is divided into 13 chapters with each separately addressing an area that attracted the attention of the purveyors of fake news.

12 May 2019 12:10 AM

Post 2014, watching India mutate

The book opens with senior journalist Smita Gupta’s detailed account of the PMO under Narendra Modi.

28 Apr 2019 5:12 AM

Factory collapses in Pakistan, 10 killed

At least ten people were killed and up to 150 trapped on Wednesday when a factory collapsed near Pakistan’s eastern city of Lahore, officials said, adding to a number of industrial disasters to strike

05 Nov 2015 2:45 AM