Book Launch
People  /  Published 21.12.21

What did Shashi Tharoor ‘throw out the window’ at his book launch?

Finally, when asked about his memorable speech chastising British colonialism at Oxford Union in 2015, Tharoor narrated how the “speech had made things a bit awkward ahead of Prime Minister Nare...
By Priyam Marik

Lifestyle  /  Published 29.11.21

‘Alphabetica: A Satire On Majoritarianism’ launched at Oxford Bookstore

“The impression that I got is that not only is the author very clever, but also very good. He is a good person. I think it’s a very important book considering the times we live in and all ...
By Aatreyee Mohanta

Books  /  Published 23.05.21

Room for belonging

On the nights when there is no tap on the shoulder from Mai, no instruction for anyone to go and wait in the rear chamber, Mehar gets in with Harbans in the China room. Gurleen takes the single, but ...
By Shrestha Saha

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.12.20

Book on Rajendra Yadav launched

Dhanbad-based young littérateur-cum- art critique, curator and journalist ‑ Abhishek Kashyap launched his new book titled – Godfather in the presence of a galaxy of poets, art...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 17.11.20

A homemaker as nation-builder

A housewife starts her day by stepping into the kitchen in the morning and continues working all day, preparing breakfast for her children and husband, arranging children’s books, washing clothe...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad


West Bengal  /  Published 18.02.20

‘Treasure trove’ of pioneering Parsis

By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Entertainment  /  Published 06.06.19

Lisa Ray's new book on surviving adversity

The transforming moment in Lisa Ray’s life arrived much before she was diagnosed with a rare disease. She remembers the time she took her European friends for a trip to McLeod Ganj and ended up at a...
By The Telegraph

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.01.20

To Sister Flavian, with love

Strict but smiling in her nun’s habit, someone thousands of girls remember as their moral compass. Now Sister Flavian, the longest-serving principal of Sacred Heart School (1986-98) and the founder ...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Books  /  Published 19.11.19

Cricket talk with Simon Taufel and Sourav Ganguly

Purple shirt. Black trousers. A smile on his face. Sourav Ganguly was the cynosure of all eyes at former star umpire Simon Taufel’s book launch at ITC Sonar’s Pala on November 2. He drew the laugh...
By Saionee Chakraborty

West Bengal  /  Published 12.03.19

Junk transfer fear, says former secretary

Civil servants need not fear transfers for being upright and once they rid themselves of the fear, politicians can’t harm them, former Union school education secretary Anil Swarup said on Tuesday.Sw...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta


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