Worth a read, especially for those who have had the good luck to have ever visited Kolkata. And for those who haven’t, this could be a means of armchair travel.
15 Sep 2018
On May 10, 1857, there began in Meerut an uprising that was to change the course of Indian history.
25 Aug 2018
Dubbed ‘Pakistan’s Kim Kardashian’, Qandeel Baloch was a social media maverick, the very personification of scandal.
17 Aug 2018
The subtitle of Sana Munir’s Unfettered Wings (Extraordinary Stories of Ordinary Women) suggests that these are non-fiction: anecdotes, perhaps, of indomitable courage or resilience or other virtues.
11 Aug 2018
Woven in with the history of Gauri Lankesh’s life is the country’s history.
14 Jul 2018
Sumana Roy’s debut novel Missing centres around a woman gone missing, but it’s not about the woman so much as the people she leaves behind.
07 Jul 2018
There are various dimensions of Pakistan: its connection with religion, its media and political narratives.
28 Apr 2018
At the age of 11, Lakshmibai was married off and thus began a journey that proved to be life-changing
13 Jan 2018
The relevance lies in the storyline, and the way the author slowly traces the path of his hero
23 Dec 2017
The rapport between the author and Satyajit Ray is shown through their correspondence before, during, and after the making of Shatranj ke Khilari
30 Nov 2017
These collected essays focus on some recurring topics that the country faced as it transitioned from one phase to another
11 Nov 2017