Books  /  Published 03.05.21

Books to read while social distancing

Dark Tales by Venita Coelho; Duckbill Eleven shocking and dark tales of India’s underbelly are put together for kids above the age of nine in Dark Tales. There are men with secrets, a cursed br...
By Shrestha Saha in

Books  /  Published 05.04.21

Tisca Chopra on her book ‘What’s Up With Me?’

What kind of research went into the book? For me, there were clearly three aspects to it. One, it had to be entertaining and not preachy in any manner. Young kids don’t want to be told what to ...
By Shrestha Saha in

People  /  Published 02.04.21

Builders of Bengal: Toru Dutt

By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in

Books  /  Published 28.03.21

Bura na mano, Holi hai

By Prasun Chaudhuri in

Education  /  Published 02.03.21

Booked Young

Self-publishing has made the publishing world democratic. Ten years ago, if you wanted a book out you sent your manuscript to the publishers and waited for them to get back. The latter, burdened with ...
By Chandreyee Ghose in


Books  /  Published 16.02.21

Soha Ali Khan launches Parag’s honour list

The Parag Honour List Hindi jury included writer, translator and editor of children’s books Arundhati Deosthale, editor and educator Gurbachan Singh, and language and linguistic teacher at Delhi...
By Shrestha Saha in

Books  /  Published 08.02.21

JLF 2021 goes virtual

Remembering this time last year when Diggi Palace in Jaipur was bustling with people traversing from one stage to the other, we timidly entered the beautiful venue of 1AQ in Mehrauli, New Delhi, for a...
By Shrestha Saha in

Opinion  /  Published 22.11.20

Oh, go speak to your fat books

And don’t tell me what is and how it is. And what should be and how it all should be. Enough. Who are you? You read books, right. You have books to read. And that means a whole lot many things. ...
By Sankarshan Thakur in

World  /  Published 08.10.20

US poet wins Literature Nobel

The Nobel Prize in literature was awarded to Louise Glück, the American poet, “for her unmistakable poetic voice that with austere beauty makes individual existence universal.” The a...
By Our Bureau in Stockholm

West Bengal  /  Published 15.09.20

Academy to promote Dalit literature

Mamata Banerjee on Monday announced a Dalit Sahitya Academy to publish collected works of Scheduled Caste writers and set up libraries for Dalit literature in Bengal. “We are setting up a Dalit...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta


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