Books  /  Published 28.12.18

The year of stellar memoirs and biographies

Dare not Linger: The Presidential YearsBy Nelson Mandela and Mandla Langa, Published by MacmillanBased on Mandela’s own writings, this volume is a testimony to his commitment, vision and ideas. Howe...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 25.08.19

Pioneer neurosurgeon finally opens Closed Doors

An Indian neurosurgeon, a teacher and research zealot, whose friends are familiar with his streak of impatience to get things done speedily, made them wait over 20 years for his own story.Prakash Nara...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Books  /  Published 18.04.19

Lalu Prasad Yadav: From CM to convict

Gopalganj to Raisina: My Political Journey, by Lalu Prasad Yadav and Nalin Verma, Rupa, Rs 500...
By TCA Srinivasa Raghavan in

Books  /  Published 27.05.19

A tale of two cricketers: VVS Laxman and Shahid Afridi

201 and Beyond by VVS Laxman and R Kaushik, Westland, Rs 500;  Game Changer by Shahid Afridi and Wajahat Khan, HarperCollins, Rs 500...
By TCA Srinivasa Raghavan in

West Bengal  /  Published 30.01.20

Artist gets state award for autobiography

Ganesh Haloi, renowned artist and resident of AE Block, received the Manojmohan Basu Smarak Samman at the Literature Festival and Little Magazine Fair, organised by Paschimbanga Bangla Akademi. At a p...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in


Books  /  Published 26.11.19

Elton John's rock and roll memoir

A strong earthquake shook Albania early on Tuesday, killing at least six people, injuring 300 and collapsing buildings. More people are feared trapped in the rubble.The US Geological Survey said the 6...
By Anup Kutty in

Books  /  Published 20.03.19

Screen Shots: A shelf of books by Bollywood celebrities

By TCA Srinivasa Raghavan in

Books  /  Published 17.01.20

Elton John: Fun and pain in a life of music

Imagine applying for a job after reading an advertisement in the newspaper; appearing for, and failing in, the interview; being handed another failed interviewee’s papers in an envelope, as a sort o...
By Samantak Das in

Books  /  Published 25.01.19

Cricket writing: Mike Brearley or Shane Warne?

Warne’s account is, much like the man himself, candid: the bits on his international fame after the ‘Gatting ball’, the struggles in his personal life as well as the controversies — the inadve...
By Uddalak Mukherjee in

Business  /  Published 07.01.19

Son gets a snub in Singhania tussle

The Raymond Group’s family soap drama – which has been raging for sometime – is likely to escalate after a civil court today threw out Gautam Singhania’s plea for an injunction against his fat...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.