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Queen of heart

There is laughter in her voice when she speaks and that makes one feel like life is to be experienced with unb...

Kolkata Literary Meet goes online

It’s that time of the year when Calcutta flocks to Victoria Memorial Hall to catch a glimpse of their fa...
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Before one hundred years

Book: Ascent to Glory: How One Hundred Years of Solitude Was Written and Became a Global Classic Author: &Aacu...

Getting caught in the act

Book: Little eyes Author: Samanta Schweblin Publisher, price: Oneworld, Rs 399 Look at the floor — it&r...

In search of the light

Book: Summer Author: Ali Smith Publisher: Hamish Hamilton Price: Rs 699 In literature (as in other forms...

Take a closer look at the fine print

  When the German printer and publisher, Johannes Gutenberg, designed his first letters for print, he en...

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Books  /  Published 16.01.21

Queen of heart

Your Mistress of Spices has been made into a film and your other books have been adapted for plays. How do you feel when your book gets adapted to another form of art? I’m always excited in the...
By Shrestha Saha in Calcutta

Books  /  Published 15.01.21

Kolkata Literary Meet goes online

What: Tata Steel Kolkata Literary Meet, edition X When: January 29 to 31 Where: Live on your screens from Victoria Memorial Hall and various parts of the world Expect: To relive the days of Kolkata...
By The Telegraph in

Books  /  Published 14.01.21

Take a closer look at the fine print

  When the German printer and publisher, Johannes Gutenberg, designed his first letters for print, he envisioned the typeface as an instrument of communication. Little did he know that in time &...
By Kamalika Basu in

Books  /  Published 14.01.21

In search of the light

To read Summer in its entirety is to acknowledge that we are living in an inferno of disease, carnage and mayhem. The opening pages are an unambiguous homage to Martin Niemöller’s...
By Sohini Chakraborty in

Books  /  Published 14.01.21

Getting caught in the act

The novel is an exploration on many levels, almost as though the author, or rather the server, has connected strangers across the world — in Antigua and Sweden, or in Beijing and Lyon — an...
By Bhaswati Chakravorty in

Books  /  Published 14.01.21

Before one hundred years

Yet, for literature to be shaped, it had to be published first. “How can literature exist,” Llosa had once asked, “in countries where there are no publishing houses, where there are ...
By Srimoyee Bagchi in

Books  /  Published 13.01.21

Sonu Sood: ‘I am no Messiah’

If you had to condense your experience in Bollywood, what would you say, especially now that the industry is under sharp scrutiny? I think ups and downs are always there. But I think the industry is ...
By Shrestha Saha in

Books  /  Published 12.01.21

Reading list to devour in 2021

The Detox Diet by Shonali Sabherwal Pick this up if you’ve overindulged during the holidays and are thinking of getting back in shape. It’s got fantastic detox diet plans, numerous recipe...
By GURVEEN CHADHA in

Books  /  Published 12.01.21

Wild Gujarat: a collector’s edition for those who love to explore the wild

Gujarat tourism is synonymous to the Gir National Park and now, there are two wildlife enthusiasts who want to change your mind about this. Home to some of the rarest of wildlife and plethora of flora...
By Shrestha Saha in

Books  /  Published 11.01.21

Give your child the gift of time

For as long as I can remember, I have been the poster woman for consumerism in my family. I remember Mastercard did this really beautiful campaign some years ago where they showed beautiful moments of...
By Preeti Chaturvedi in


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