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Rakesh Maria, who last served as Director General of Home Guards and Civil Defence, was Deputy Commissioner of Police (Traffic)...
Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 22:06
Anyone who would call himself (or herself) a scientist (amateur or otherwise) should certainly have a copy of The Dawn of Science...
Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 21:54
Why does a country of a billion-plus have so little to show for itself at the Olympics? There are more questions than answers to...
Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 20:48
Indo-British author Vish Dhamija's first published work came out in 2010 and since then he has written eight novels, in crime and...
Sunday, February 23, 2020 - 13:51
In her interviews, Shashi Deshpande had made her displeasure felt about being labelled as women’s writer. That’s why perhaps the...
Sunday, February 9, 2020 - 10:03
Award-winning author Siddhartha Gigoo’s latest The Lion of Kashmir (Rupa Publications), that released recently explores and...
Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 21:12
Narrating and listening to ghost stories is always an experience — the tone, the story, the setting and most importantly, the...
Sunday, February 2, 2020 - 10:03
Through his book, The Winning Sixer, W V Raman, the current head coach of Indian women’s cricket team, has used his experiences...
Sunday, February 2, 2020 - 09:03
The term ‘wonderful’ doesn't do complete justice to define the Indian epics, Ramayan and Mahabharat. Suffice to say that their TV...
Sunday, January 26, 2020 - 09:03
Ashwath returns to Bangalore 25 years after he left the city for the United States of America for higher education. The city...
Sunday, January 19, 2020 - 09:21
Following the thumping success of authors like Amish and Ashok Banker, mytho-historic fiction has become one of the leading...
Sunday, January 5, 2020 - 08:51
In 286 pages, The Hawal Mahal Murders tries to say many things – how the rich and powerful live, their many sordid deeds, the...
Sunday, December 15, 2019 - 15:36
Do you remember any of the stories from Vikram-Betal series? The millennials I asked knew them only from the memes that float...
Sunday, December 8, 2019 - 09:06
We all know at least one person who wants to be an author or poet but doesn’t know how to get their work published. Fret not! ...
Sunday, November 24, 2019 - 08:24
In the season of surgical strikes and patriotic films, comes this book of covert naval war. Operation X – The Untold Story of...
Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 08:48
Kuldip Nayar is, without doubt, one of the guiding lights of Indian journalism. Even if you did not agree with some of his views...
Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 08:33
There is no single template to deal with death, the mind-numbing grief and that aching sense of loss. Holly was comforted by the...
Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 20:51
The atmospherics are just right. Lightning, thunder, dusk setting in earlier make the weather a lot more gloomier. Or spookier....
Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 21:39
I figured out soon enough that there were as many English accents as there were colours of skins and that there were as many...
Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 20:48
Teenage years can be very trying. Ask any adult who underwent the trial by fire. Or a tween from this generation, because they...
Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 20:45