Hit ‘Refresh’ to transform your life, the Satya Nadella way

In his new book, Microsoft CEO says the knowledge he got in India helped him write new codes for Microsoft’s global audience.

Tales of grit: The lives of female Nobel Peace laureates

In her latest book, international journalist and peace activist Supriya Vani chronicles the lives of the 16 Women Nobel Peace Laureates.

Mohsin Hamid makes it to Man Booker shortlist

‘Exit West’ by Mohsin Hamid is termed as perhaps the most powerful contender for the prize.
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Thoroughly Tharoor

Dr Shashi Tharoor may be an Indian parliamentarian and a former minister, but he is also a globally renowned writer and orator. Known for his astute diplomacy at the UN for nearly three decades, for...

Don’t miss! Five books to look forward to in September 2017

The literary scene has been quiet for some time now, but as the heat of summer gradually recedes, quite a few literary festivals and gatherings are on the cards. With such crowd-pulling platforms for...

Bangladesh’s birth pangs

1971: A Global History of the Creation of Bangladesh by Srinath Raghavan. Harvard University Press, 2013 The Blood Telegram: Nixon, Kissinger and a Forgotten Genocide by Gary Bass. Vintage, 2013 The Cruel Birth of Bangladesh by...

Don’t miss! Five books to look forward to in August 2017

In August, readers will have an opportunity to pick titles on the basis of merit and not on the credentials of their authors. Another month has gone by and a fresh set of books is...
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Untold stories from the Raj era

Three books reveal hidden facets about personalities from India’s independence movement  A Life in Shadow: The Secret Story of ACN Nambiar, A Forgotten Anti-Colonial Hero by Vappala Balachandran. 2017, Roli Books Mr and Mrs Jinnah: The...

Amish Tripathi: Writer who is making mythology ‘cool’, one novel at a time

SAKET SUMAN reviews Amish Tripathi’s Sita – Warrior of Mithila in which Sita's character is contrary to all that we have read or heard about her. Sita - Warrior of Mithila Author: Amish Tripathi ...

Five ‘must-read’ books to look forward to in July 2017

The month of July comes as a boon to fiction readers as several prominent novels are slated to hit the stores. So, stay tuned. The current trend in Indian publishing space, as also globally, shows...