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Writing is a lonely job: Biju Antony
24 Apr 2017
Nature’s glow lost in worldly peril
22 Apr 2017
Bonding over food the tribal way
There is something to be said of a 200-page book that holds one’s interest with unwavering intensity.
The selection was based on the recommendations made by a Jury comprising of Malayalam poet and critic K Satchidanandan, writer Githa Hariharan and translator and historian A R Vankatachalapathy.
19 Apr 2017
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity.
15 Apr 2017
The narrative is part of a newer wave of fiction that uses alternate sources such as family oral tradition to construct an Indian style
It encapsulates philosophies that the grind of career and competition in urban India has made us forget
Incidents integral to the formation of India have seldom found mention in archival documents of the mosque, let alone in mainstream history lessons.
14 Apr 2017
It’s a narrative with key episodes taken from Vyasa’s epic, Mahabharata, but with curious modifications
08 Apr 2017
A guide to faith and courage, designed to give tips to reiterate concepts such as happiness, compassion and love
Friendship between two women to whom loyalty and deception are like a game of chess
The writer will receive the Emerson-Thoreau Medal that is meant to recognize a lifetime of literary achievements.
06 Apr 2017
Yevtushenko shot to fame as a symbol of non-conformism during a brief artistic thaw in the early 1960s under party boss Nikita Khrushchev.
01 Apr 2017
An ode to the unknown and forgotten dog breeds native to the subcontinent
Crime fiction is a wonderfully efficient way of telling stories about human life!’ said Henning Mankell, the iconic Swedish author of the ‘Wallander’ police procedurals,as he told me that thrillers, j
The book is an old and classical approach that many contemporary economists have forgotten
Widely popular among readers for his Shiva trilogy books, Amish Tripathi recently announced the title of his second book of Rama Chandra series.
381 Acclaimed Bollywood director Shantanu Rai is eager to begin shooting his masterpiece, Zoon, a film on the 16th century Kashmiri queen, poet and musician,…
29 Mar 2017
The 1955 offensive novel of a disturbing love story between a middle-aged paedophile and 12-year-old ‘nymphet’ has achieved the status of a ‘classic’ today.
Good times can end rather abruptly -- and solace and support come from the most unexpected source. But Marilyn Monroe?
28 Mar 2017
The latest poetry collection ‘Winter’s Electric Architecture’ by Inam Hussain offers a melange of dreamlike images and modern allegories.
In his book, Radhakrishnan Panicker delves on spirituality and science.
How marriage and divorce are both important, and divorces are no longer a taboo
25 Mar 2017
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India wins 16 medals at US Open karate Championship
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Serena Williams calls out Ilie Nastase for ‘racially’ abusing her unborn child