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Ironically, as we sat down to read the unofficial biography of a girl with plaits, unseasonal rains lashed Pune, leading to...
Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 20:36
The jacket of So Now you Know is nostalgia-inducing. There are images of decked up Sridevi la Chandni, an unspooled audio...
Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 20:33
Bachelor parties have a charm of their own. You either make some really good memories or you regret attending them. Ravinder...
Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 20:39
Sita doesn’t have an easy relation with her daughters. Having been supplanted from her soil, the mother tries to impose the life...
Saturday, July 6, 2019 - 20:51
Some historical figures are very polarising. Some of their decisions are ahead of their time, while some reek of madness, and the...
Saturday, July 6, 2019 - 20:48
Former chief minister and Rajya Sabha member Narayan Rane has written his memoirs titled No Holds Barred. Rane played a key role...
Saturday, June 22, 2019 - 21:21
Mihir Bose has used his gifted storytelling ability wherein he intertwined India’s historical, social and political events with...
Saturday, June 8, 2019 - 20:57
Today, we all talk about asymmetrical warfare, which in other words means ‘unconventional warfare’, where strategies may not be...
Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 21:06
What was the most striking characteristic of the 80's? Back then people had the kind of problems that they can now look back and...
Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 21:09
The Prison Diary of an Ordinary Man is a narration of different stories of ordinary prisoners and how they got locked up by the...
Saturday, May 11, 2019 - 21:03
By now, there is hardly anyone who has not heard of George R R Martin and his fantasy saga A Song of Ice and Fire, (ASOIAF) was...
Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 21:06
Women might walk around all strong and tough, and why not? It’s 2019, feminism is here and we’re ruling the world. Women are not...
Saturday, April 6, 2019 - 21:30
There is something about history (historical fiction, fantasy) and mythology that has more and more new authors testing waters in...
Saturday, April 6, 2019 - 21:30
People view depression in various ways. Many of them aren’t aware that it is a mental illness and not just feeling blue or low....
Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 19:24
The patriarchal society has for years held the view that the rightful place of a woman is in the kitchen, catering to the needs...
Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 20:57
On a trip to the hills, away from the hustle bustle of city life, you feel coaxed to space out, ponder and peep into those...
Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 22:39
Officially, the Cold War got over with the fall of the USSR. However, the Russian bear’s threat is far from over. Recent cases...
Saturday, February 9, 2019 - 21:00
For those of us living in Pune or anywhere else in Maharashtra, we are well aware of the consequences of using plastic products,...
Saturday, January 19, 2019 - 21:06
Non-fictional books are of diverse types; they can be literary masterpieces or plain informative ones or then narratives that...
Saturday, January 19, 2019 - 21:00
The blurb by Kuldip Nayar, author, senior journalist and former high commissioner of India to the UK, reads: ‘Saifuddin Soz’s...
Saturday, December 29, 2018 - 19:48