Rajaratnam had been under federal investigation for some time and his calls were being wire-tapped.
28 Jun 2019 1:52 AM
The case was heard by a high court judge, Sir Lawrence Byrne, with his wife Lady Dorothy Byrne sitting beside him, permitted in those days.
14 Jun 2019 2:13 AM
Delhi had been a previous world book capital in 2003 and our meeting was held on the sidelines of the Bogota Book Fair.
31 May 2019 1:47 AM
A text like the Mahabharata will have to be understood in the specific cultural and historical context in which it was narrated and written.
17 May 2019 1:14 AM
The impact that great teachers have on their students in schools, colleges and even universities is remarkable.
03 May 2019 1:51 AM
As far as books are concerned, the e-book revolution has converted a section of readers who only read from a device and not from print.
19 Apr 2019 12:14 AM
The received wisdom then and even now was that return on investment was better in textbook publishing and best in school textbooks.
05 Apr 2019 1:12 AM
A lot of innovative ideas were thrown up but the allotted time was over before the mike could come to me.
29 Mar 2019 12:54 AM
In reality, the book was Berlin’s critique of Tolstoy and his view of history.
08 Mar 2019 12:29 AM
English dictionaries can broadly be divided into two broad categories — the vocabulary dictionaries and the dictionaries of English usage.
22 Feb 2019 1:54 AM
The keynote address by the Assamese writer Dhruba Jyoti Borah underscored that literature must be free from any kind of control.
08 Feb 2019 1:18 AM
Over the years, there have been reams written on what ails our school educational system and what needs to be done by way of reform.
25 Jan 2019 1:36 AM
The history of imperial conquests shows that one of the first places of attack of the invading Army is the library.
11 Jan 2019 12:50 AM
The agitation against illegal foreign immigrants in Assam in the 1970s had its echoes in Shillong as well.
28 Dec 2018 12:33 AM
Hamzah believes that the increased awareness of vegan issues will filter through consciousness to produce new modes of expression.
14 Dec 2018 6:30 AM
Gilkey committed his first crime at the age of nine or 10 where he quietly shoplifted a baseball catcher’s mitt.
30 Nov 2018 1:03 AM
The values inherent in books are not immediately discernible and it requires a book-lover to discover them.
16 Nov 2018 12:40 AM
Another new word is the adjective “bongga,” which means extravagant, flamboyant, impressive, stylish or excellent.
02 Nov 2018 12:47 AM
One of the highlights in the Queen’s itinerary was the inauguration of the Indo-British Participation and Summit Meeting at Pragati Maidan.
12 Oct 2018 12:26 AM
Gawande says all learned occupations have a definition of professionalism - a code of conduct.
28 Sep 2018 1:21 AM