Saturday, Dec 03, 2022



Biography of George Fernandes to hit stands next month

June 27, 2022 12:24 pm

Fernandes, born on June 3, 1930, in Mangalore to a Christian family, burst into national limelight when as a trade unionist in Mumbai he organised a Railways strike in 1974 that brought the country to a standstill.

Nobody really knew Anthony Bourdain. And that's alright

April 23, 2022 4:31 pm

The biography of the late Anthony Bourdain explores the legacy of the popular chef through the narratives of friends and family

Filmmaker Raj Khosla's biography to release in 2022

April 04, 2022 3:39 pm

The yet-to-be titled biography, written by author Amborish Roychoudhury in association with the late director's daughters Uma Kapur and Anita Khosla, will delve into the life of the filmmaker as well as the range and expanse of his body of work.

Biography of late industrialist Rahul Bajaj to release on March 21

March 14, 2022 6:28 pm

From Bajaj's mother's incarceration during India's struggle for freedom to his own personal life, his journey in becoming one of the most well-regarded business personalities in the world, this book opens a window to the eventful life of the celebrated business leader and former parliamentarian

Delhi HC restrains academics from publishing letter accusing Savarkar biographer of plagiarism

February 18, 2022 6:49 pm

Seeking damages of Rs 2 crore and 100 rupees and a permanent injunction against the defendants, Sampath in his petition said that the letter was part of an “international smear campaign”.

'The Queen of Indian Pop': English translation of singer Usha Uthup's biography to be out on February 28

February 13, 2022 2:22 pm

The book, originally written in Hindi by author Vikas Kumar Jha, is translated by the writer's daughter Srishti Jha.

In an outstanding biography, Zohra: A Biography in Four Acts, Ritu Menon captures the indomitable spirit and perseverance of Zohra Segal

February 05, 2022 12:01 am

The theatre doyenne who held the nation in thrall for over seven decades passed away in 2014

Actor Uttam Kumar's biography to hit stands next month

July 25, 2021 6:56 pm

According to the publishers, the book is a "story of a clerk who became an actor; an actor who became a star; a star who became an icon and an icon who became a legend".

Biography launch controversy: Rajasthan Guv expresses ‘deep displeasure,’ seeks legal action

July 05, 2021 6:33 pm

Kalraj Mishra also instructed his secretary to seek an explanation from the persons concerned and take legal action.

Trump biographer: 'He'll finally get what he wanted'

November 12, 2020 5:54 pm

Two-time Trump biographer Michael D'Antonio predicts a bright future ahead for the outgoing US president and his family. It will have little to do with hotels or the White House.