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April 21, 2018 1:58:45 am

In his book Water, written with Gita Wolf, Subhash Vyam looks back at the slow change in his community’s relationship with key natural resources, in particular, water.

Happy Dreams, book review, Jia Pingwa author, chinese book translation, indian express
April 21, 2018 1:50:18 am

A fine freewheeling account of the migrant experience in an industrial city

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April 21, 2018 9:54:16 am

Insightful accounts of the Rohingya crisis unfolding in Myanmar and its deep resonance across South Asia.

April 21, 2018 2:59:00 pm

Devdutt Pattanaik, who has written the introduction to a new book that explores how Karmic faiths affirm the dignity of the LGBTIQ community, says, 'love is far more important than law'.

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April 20, 2018 11:42:07 am

Raja Sen, who has been reviewing films for more than a decade, reimagined Francis Ford Coppola's 1972 crime thriller The Godfather. Sen along with illustrator Vishal K Bhardwaj, in their tale for children, has replaced these characters with animals and they speak in limerick.

April 19, 2018 1:17:06 am

Author Reena Nanda on her Partition saga.

April 17, 2018 9:48:12 am

In its third edition now, the children’s literature festival, started by storyteller Vaishali Kulkarni and artiste Ishan Kshirsagar, will be centered around the theme ‘Environment’.

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April 16, 2018 6:06:59 pm

Papa CJ started stand-up comedy in 2004 after his visit to the annual Fringe festival in Edinburgh. Since then, amongst various places, he has performed at the Sydney Opera House and also at gun-point in South Africa, he quips.

April 16, 2018 5:39:39 pm

'A Brush with Indian Art' showcases exquisite full-colour photographs and illustrations of some of the most celebrated Indian artworks. From cave to contemporary paintings, it's like a walk through the history of Indian art.

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April 15, 2018 7:19:04 pm

On Friday (April 13) Donald Trump launched into a rather scathing attack against James Comey, the former FBI director and his new memoir and called him an "untruthful slime ball". After this, Merriam-Webster informed that the search regarding the word rose 60,000 per cent after the tweet.

April 14, 2018 12:58:43 am

Join Troilokyonoth Mukhopadhyay’s beloved fictional character, Domorudhor, on his flights of fancy and adventure

April 14, 2018 12:54:40 am

The mind of an Indian artist who has always called out the wrong notes of a rigid, stratified classical music ecosystem

April 14, 2018 12:43:38 am

Tridip Suhrud amps up Gandhi's original text by resuscitating some of its lost nuances and offering invaluable contextual pointers

Imagined Memories, Ashok Chopra, books, indian express talk
April 17, 2018 5:09:56 pm

Publisher-author Ashok Chopra on his latest novel and foray into historical fiction.

Sanjay Dutt: The Crazy Untold Story of Bollywood's Bad Boy
April 10, 2018 8:18:27 pm

Biographer Yasser Usman on the appeal of Sanjay Dutt, his famous parents and why film journalism today is a mere shadow of an earlier illustrious avatar

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April 9, 2018 1:29:04 pm

Here is the first exclusive excerpt from Author Christopher Doyle of his book The ‘Pataala Prophecy: Son Of Bhrigu’, published by Westland Publications, which will hit bookstores on April 16, 2018. The thriller book with a mythological element is the latest offering from Doyle, who is known for 'The Mahabharata Quest' series.

Three is company
April 7, 2018 12:47:11 am

The tripartite friendship between Rabindranath Tagore, Mahatma Gandhi and Charles Freer Andrews and the timeless lessons in fellowship they hold for us.

The good in the bad
April 7, 2018 12:34:51 am

For the jaded crime fiction reader, Murder in Seven Acts: Lalli Mysteries is a collection that is intimate and human.

April 7, 2018 12:28:07 am

If the mountain magic touches you once, you are never the same again. A collector’s item especially for those who have always delighted in the high mountains.

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April 4, 2018 1:30:55 pm

The Man Booker Prize has been criticised after they reportedly changed one of the nominees Wu Ming-Yi nationality from Taiwan to "Taiwan, China" after Beijing exerted pressure on the organisers of the literary prize. The author took to social media to write about the same.