West Bengal  /  Published 23.09.21

Film-maker Sandip Ray launches new book Aparajito Satyajit

Film-maker Sandip Ray, along with Kalyani University vice-chancellor Manas Kumar Sanyal, launches a book — Aparajito Satyajit — to mark the birth centenary of his father Satyajit Ray in Ca...
By The Telegraph

Books  /  Published 22.09.21

Meet author Jennifer Niven

Tell us about your involvement with cinematic adaptations of your books? I’ve been very fortunate so far to be involved with All the Bright Places –– I wrote the script, was involve...
By Shrestha Saha

Lifestyle  /  Published 22.09.21

Sutapa Basu hosts a ‘magical’ session for little ones

Storyteller, the Calcutta-based independent book store, recently organised a Saturday evening filled with stories about “princesses, monsters and magical creatures” to celebrate World Kid ...
By Sudarshana Ganguly (t2 intern)

People  /  Published 18.09.21

Bookstores to biryani: what Swastika Mukherjee misses most

If you have a sweet tooth, nothing beats Kolkata. Everyone has that one mishtir dokaan from where they have to have their regular supply of mishti. For me it is rabri from Haragouri. And of course, th...
By Swastika Mukherjee

Lifestyle  /  Published 17.09.21

The Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay NIF Book Prize announces its longlist for 2021

Muscular India: Masculinity, Mobility & the New Middle Class by Michiel Baas (Context, Westland) The Death Script: Dreams and Delusions in Naxal Country by Ashutosh Bhardwaj (Fourth Estate, Har...
By Anannya Sarkar


News  /  Published 16.09.21

Mahadevi Birla: E-library for juniors

A city school has developed an e-library for the students of junior school at a time when access to the school library is not possible. Teachers at Mahadevi Birla World Academy have curated the libra...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

Events  /  Published 15.09.21

Sudha Murty on her writing journey

Prabha Khaitan Foundation in association with Muskaan and Kitaab hosted an interactive session with Sudha Murty curated specially for children. An engineer-turned-writer, she has written over 39 books...
By Stuti Das (t2 intern)

Lifestyle  /  Published 13.09.21

Brighten up your child's reading list

Spooky Stories (HarperCollins Children’s Books; Rs 199) Tanushree Podder has provided a haunting setting to base multiple ghost stories and thread them into a single book for kids that will def...
By Shrestha Saha

Books  /  Published 08.09.21

Brighten up your reading list with a little bit of everything

Dutee Chand is an inspiration to many for multiple reasons but if one was to try and understand her, it would be her resilience that shines through. The Odisha woman who went on to shine light on Indi...

Lifestyle  /  Published 08.09.21

Serialised novel: A first for Rushdie, staple format for Bengal classics

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By Upasya Bhowal


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