Don’t be a bore or look down upon readers
27 May 2017
Secret files of a secret agent
In Vasco’s shadow
22 May 2017
Love’s wicked desires
The story flows slow, each character is true to itself, until the big reveal towards the end
20 May 2017
Vinayan Janardhanan’s ‘Ethics & Corruption - An Introduction’ seeks to aid the teaching community to find the apt material for the right inputs in the all-important topics of ‘ethics and corruption’.
304 Thomas Wentworth Higginson once said “I think that, if required on pain of death to name instantly the most perfect thing in the universe,…
17 May 2017
While writing the book ‘Mr. and Mrs. Jinnah – The marriage that shook India’ author Sheela Reddy stumbled upon interesting margin notes in the books owned by the couple.
16 May 2017
The National Book Trust has begun the process for publishing books for visually impaired readers in Braille and in the digital format.
15 May 2017
Anushka Ravishankar’s latest children’s book, Hic!, like all her previous works, has a simple premise. “Well, it’s about nothing much except hiccups and how to get rid of them!” she laughs.
K A Beena’s Kuttikalam is a slice of history, a document mapping the lifestyle of Keralites some decades ago.
Life of an extraordinary man, who was a close associate of Bose, Nehru and Indira.
13 May 2017
The author weaves together poetry and prose, and brings out the true spirit of the 16th and 17th century masque.
The book paints a detailed, layered portrait of Ahilyabai and her times.
Ramin Jahanbegloo in the book, endeavours to ascertain when and why civilisation, an attribute of humanity for five thousand years now, went off course.
09 May 2017
The author follows the trail of Jennie de Villiers as she traipses across geographies in search of her inner music.
06 May 2017
More often than not reading a translation, however good, leaves a lot to be desired.
The cover sets the pace for a riveting tale of life outside the pale of heterosexual relationships.
Lubaina Himid, 62, and Hurvin Anderson, 52, were joined by 45-year-old Andrea Buettner and Rosalind Nashashibi, 43, on the shortlist announced at the Tate Britain gallery in London.
03 May 2017
Two years after writer Nayantara Sahgal returned her Sahitya Akademi award to protest against intolerance in the country, she remains implacable.
01 May 2017
The best satires are written by the seriously pissed—the angrier they are, the more biting the writing. Life is too tragi-comic and either one goes sublimely profound on it or exposes it for the farce
29 Apr 2017
From territorial disputes to tensions related to water, the author analyses the major challenges faced by the two super powers—India and China
It is a mini-biography of sorts that talks about players, matches and the many memorable moments
‘The Refuge’ by Jasmin Naur Hafiz was released by Congress MP Shashi Tharoor last week.
27 Apr 2017
Landmark bookstore’s survey says Amish Tripathi’s Sita - Warrior of Mithila is on top of the list.
25 Apr 2017
UP's Bulandshahr-Jewar highway robbery: Four persons detained
CBI names Shahabuddin as accused in journalist murder case
Alabama prisoner executed in eighth date with death
Foreigners among IS-linked militants in southern Philippines: Sources
IiAS report on JK House sale incorrect: Raymond Group
Goldman Sachs, Citigroup among five bankers selected for IOC stake sale
England line-up warm-up games for Ashes tour down under
Murray struggled for focus after reaching top