A book to be read and savoured even though the writer is gone.
Susmit Sen’s memoir traces his journey with the band Indian Ocean, but says little about his musical inspirations.
From Flanders to Gallipoli, over a million Indians helped the British Empire hold the line in the First World War.
From an Indian Pinocchio to teenage voices that ring true, a round-up of the latest in children and YA fiction.
Letters Jawaharlal Nehru wrote to his chief ministers on the death of Mahatma Gandhi and Sardar Patel reveal
how important both were to his worldview.
A story of hope and fear that captures the mood of Spain in the aftermath of Franco’s death.
Shukla has termed Once It Flowers the “most incompletely finished” of his novels.
Google’s Eric Schmidt interviewed Julian Assange, under house arrest in rural Norfolk, for The New Digital Age.
KR Meera has created one of the most extraordinary protagonists in recent Indian fiction.
From time to time, Delhi residents need to be reminded of just how green and full of natural life Delhi still is.
A French economist’s perspective on the world is full of whimsy and optimism.
When a whimsical visit to the Kumbh Mela became a transforming experience.
Simranjit Singh Mann’s daughter pieces together the turbulent years of her father’s imprisonment on charges of sedition and conspiracy.
Katherine Armstrong’s Fields of Blood charts the complicated relationship between religion and violence across a wide arc of history.
Haruki Murakami’s latest novel is a reflection on platonic friendships.