Those fables and fairy tales told to children follow similar patterns: that adults can be evil, you have to look out for yourself
16 May 2021 8:02 AM
After you reach a certain age and size, in my case at least, your thoughts turn to another age and size, largely imaginary
18 Apr 2021 12:00 AM
'Covid-19' does not just tackle the pandemic from scientific perspective but looks at historic, social and psychological angles as well
11 Apr 2021 8:34 AM
I really learnt how to cook by experimentation. And by eating. To replicate tastes and memories
21 Mar 2021 4:27 AM
'Our Hindu Rashtra' is more a presentation of our recent history from the perspective of democracy
28 Feb 2021 4:09 AM
Dehradun has no buzz. It has higgledy-piggledy growth. Almost none of it is organic
21 Feb 2021 4:37 AM
As an adolescent, like most others, I wrote those poems. Emotions crystallized in show-off nonsense from studying literature
17 Jan 2021 4:14 AM
I say this to sound like I have an all-round life, but I mean Twitter
21 Nov 2020 12:00 AM
For this reviewer, the fact that a book has been written about V.P. Menon is insufficient.
03 Nov 2020 1:47 AM
The skill is not just in the words or the device, it is also in the telling.
09 Feb 2020 8:23 AM
By extension possibly, those who are deeply connected to the world of movies, wherever they may live.
08 Dec 2019 3:20 AM
It is too easy to just set it in the Emergency or in India and the world of the 1970s.
15 Sep 2019 1:32 AM
But not until the RSS nurtured political ambitions, and got the VHP to do the groundwork, was any political party really successful.
18 Aug 2019 3:19 AM
Not just a love between people but a love for an idea that is right, that is humane, that is a counter to hate, anger and violence.
23 Jun 2019 7:16 AM
The Verdict is about the process of understanding the process. It's not just about forecasting but also about the why and how.
28 Apr 2019 5:18 AM
The focus of the Partition of India has for too long been on the line drawn on India’s western border, through Punjab.
31 Mar 2019 4:43 AM
Some explanations are rather too pat, some observations are superficial, but it is that sort of a book.
02 Sep 2018 12:10 AM
Local ideas of the Goddess are examined in the chapters on Vidhyavasini, Bhagavati, Sati and Seranvali.
26 Nov 2017 1:37 AM
The fictional Kasturba largely skims past the important stuff.
19 Mar 2017 1:58 AM