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Prithvi Reddy

The everyman experience for every man

Siddharth Chowdhury is the most underrated contemporary Indian writer. He is no celebrity, however, and calls himself “that strange pariah of the literary world: the writer’s writer”.

16 Oct 2016 2:17 AM

The unpalatable story of a lost war

Bruce Riedel’s JFK’s Forgotten Crisis: Tibet, The CIA, and The Sino-Indian War — “forgotten” because the Americans were busy having a showdown with the USSR over the Cuban Missile Crisis at the same time as the war between India and China during October-November 1962 — is excellent for a variety of reasons.

13 Feb 2016 8:04 PM

Tipu: The young sultan of Uttar Pradesh

The first question that comes to mind is why a book on Akhilesh Yadav when he’s only been chief minister of Uttar Pradesh for a year-and-a-half Even for an administrative genius, that’s too short a time for an assessment.

05 Oct 2013 7:44 PM