Way to Go,Upamanyu Chatterjees new and fifth novel,takes us back to the disaffected characters of his second book,The Last Burden.
Or rather,who killed the music channel? The internet,MP3 and the Hindi-speaking mass market subverted the creative and business model of MTV,the channel that introduced a generation of Indians to Western music.
A murder mystery unravels in the heart of wealthy Punjab....
It was never going to happen,was it? Detective Inspector John Rebus,more dreich than the Scottish winter,as sour as his...
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Last week,14-year-old Aditya Jain died on his way to school in Delhi. He was at a bus stand when a Blueline knocked him down.
How the earliest travel writers from India saw the world
That is where the murder would have occurred. We are at the Hayat Baksh Bagh inside the Red Fort,now a shrunken memory of the beautiful imperial garden it once was.
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A debut novel grapples with the narrative of addiction....
A film on architect Balkrishna Doshi makes the legend come alive
A whodunnit captures the complexities of Malaysian society....
On a regular day,Payal Dhar battles evil on Macbeth (thats what she calls her MacBook),dawdles on the Web and does a good job of figuring out Eternity. It helps that she created it.
On a regular day,Payal Dhar battles evil on Macbeth (thats what she calls her MacBook),dawdles on the Web and does a good job of figuring out Eternity.
The fairy tale gets socked into full-bodied life in Maguires hands
Dina Nath Malhotra has no patience for that old canardpeople dont read. His life and legacy are proof enough that they do.
The man who changed Bengali music forever is now a legislator. Kabir Suman,Member of Parliament and Kolkatas most dogged rebel,looks back on a political life
A filmmaker goes in search of a lost song and finds Hindustani classical musics blind spot the tawaif
Update 3 on the fifth day of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyis trial reaches a newsroom in Vikaspuri just as the west Delhi suburb is slipping into another summer afternoon slumber.