The Portuguese, who had preceded the British, used to send annual batches of women for marriage with their officials in Goa.
11 May 2018 12:29 AM
Anurag Tripathi’s new and explosive book chronicles his search for the truth behind the man once touted to be God.
10 May 2018 4:55 PM
The book showcases many dishes that have become part of our vocabulary like Chicken Manchurian and Chicken 65.
29 Apr 2018 1:23 AM
The first few stories in the book were not what I expected at all. They were amusing...
29 Apr 2018 1:22 AM
The books talks about the modern-day dynamics between a husband-wife relationship but fails to catch the warmth that such a close relationship has.
29 Apr 2018 1:20 AM
This book is an account of Major Johorey’s extraordinary journey of service life, which inspired Gen. Banerjee, to record it...
20 Apr 2018 12:13 AM
Bildungsroman of sorts, Merchant’s novel sees his protagonist struggle through life's adversity in pursuit of happiness.
19 Apr 2018 12:59 PM
Meditation renews spiritual energy and is a means of building self-control and striking a balance between the spiritual and the mundane.
08 Apr 2018 12:52 AM
Ayres needs no introduction to those who follow international affairs.
06 Apr 2018 12:18 AM
As Roy writes, “Women, unlike men, are called at their workplace for example, over the missing sock of a child.
01 Apr 2018 1:30 AM
The boundaries between Zarish and Ahmar’s personal and professional relationship dissolves and the result is some cringe-worthy dialogues
01 Apr 2018 1:29 AM
Kejriwal helped citizens use the RTI as a tool to secure rights and information, meaning such things as rations, electricity connections and so on.
01 Apr 2018 1:27 AM
Magic realism is a difficult genre to pull off but Paralkar has managed to do so with aplomb.
25 Mar 2018 12:45 AM
In its materiality it asserts the power of the printed word and the reaction it triggers in those who fear the word.
25 Mar 2018 12:44 AM
In a career spanning almost four decades and more than 100 films, Sanjay Dutt has only around 10 noteworthy films, a poor average by any standard.
25 Mar 2018 12:43 AM
It relates to the sequence of events and the role of KM Panikkar, the Indian Ambassador in China, during the weeks after the invasion of Tibet.
23 Mar 2018 12:41 AM
The stakes are high — a terrorist group is plotting to destroy India’s most significant and recognisable symbol of Mughal architecture.
18 Mar 2018 1:42 AM
The colour and detail has been carefully gathered by the author.
28 Jan 2018 12:45 AM
Author Sangeet Sharma in a humorous manner looks at the issues that plague architecture as a subject of study and profession.
19 Jan 2018 7:32 PM
The translation is very good, despite the translator’s fears about bringing this complex and densely-written Kannada book to another audience.
14 Jan 2018 2:58 AM