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Book Review: Into the Suburbs

Christopher Raja’s Into the Suburbs, a biographical text detailing the author’s early life in India, upbringing and young adulthood in Melbourne, and ruminations on racism, culture, family...
Newton

Visiting the birthplace of Isaac Newton

I love exploring Europe where every step has history. In London, Paris and Vienna I have visited memorials to scientists, poets and...

On Amish Tripathi’s new book ‘Legend of Suheldev’

In what is set to enthuse his readers, bestselling author and now director of London’s Nehru Centre, Amish Tripathi launched his new book Legend of Suheldev: The...

Pride Month: Know more with Audiobooks and shows

Pride is full of colours, sounds and a whole lot of character. In celebration of Pride, here's a round-up of some essential LGBTQIA+ audiobooks and shows, either...

Books to read during Pride Month

Traditionally, LGBTQ Pride Month celebrations in June - marked to honor the 1969 Stonewall riots - include pride parades, parties, workshops, symposia and concerts, but since this year is all about social...
Javed Akhtar: Deeply honoured to receive Richard Dawkins Award 2020

Javed Akhtar: Deeply honoured to receive Richard Dawkins Award 2020

Popular writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar is honoured to receive the Richard Dawkins Award 2020. He says that to have his name included in the list with previous recipients...
J.K. Rowling's 'The Ickabog

J.K. Rowling’s ‘The Ickabog’ bedtime stories released online

Breaking new ground, J.K. Rowling, the creator of the immensely popular Harry Potter series, on Tuesday launched the online serialisation of a new 34-part series, 'The Ickabog',...

‘The Hunger Games’ prequel novel launches in India

Coming as a prequel to the cinematically-adapted worldwide bestselling 'The Hunger Games' series by author Suzanne Collins, a new novel 'The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes' revisits...

Indian publishers plan for a post-pandemic world

In a post-pandemic world, some of the challenges that Indian publishing houses are considering include the discoverability of new books, sustaining reading as a habit, and the...

Gulzar curates ‘a poem a day’ book of Indian poetry

Gulzar, one of India’s leading writers, has curated a book of 365 poems for every day of the year. The collection will feature the works of 279 Indian poets...