Books  /  Published 13.08.21

Kunal Basu on the goldmine of history

On being asked about him not being at his Oxford home, Basu says, “I am still at my Kolkata home. We had come for an all-India tour for my last novel, Sarojini's Mother, when the pandem...
By Shabina Akhtar in Calcutta

Books  /  Published 04.05.21

Candid chat with author Priyanka Champaneri

Because you say that, did you emerge with a fresh perspective on death after having finished the novel? It’s difficult for me to answer that question because a decade passed in between. So I do...
By Shrestha Saha

Books  /  Published 17.03.21

Sudeep Nagarkar puts true love to the test

What elements are essential for writing a good love story? I think the most important factor for writing a love story is the connectivity factor. Thinking as a reader, if your characters are able to ...
By Hia Datta (t2 intern)

Books  /  Published 03.02.21

Book on Padma Shri ‘Ambulance Dada’

Known fondly to his villagers as “bike ambulance dada”, Karimul Hak, the man who has saved thousands of lives with his idea of motorbike ambulance, making immediate healthcare available to...
By Priyanka Roy (t2 intern)

Books  /  Published 01.02.21

A peek into the other side of books

The renowned British agent and publisher, and editor-in-chief of Bloomsbury Publishing for more than twenty years, Alexandra Pringle, known for publishing books of famous authors like Jhumpa Lahiri, M...
By Priyanka Roy (t2 intern)


Books  /  Published 29.01.21

Quick guide to unleash a new you

Be perseverant Have you ever wondered, why we often fail to keep our new year’s resolutions? It is because motivation and inspiration, which act as the guiding force behind our resolutions, dis...
By Manish Kumar

Books  /  Published 25.01.21

Books that make you hopeful

On Hopeful Fools Nothing spells happiness and new beginning more than a witty, funny Bildungsroman because it reminds us that change is just around the corner and no matter how much you fight it, it&...
By Smit Zaveri

Books  /  Published 18.01.21

Books that replenish your inner strength

The next book to dip into is Happiness by His Holiness the Dalai Lama. In his inimitable style, the Dalai Lama touches upon topics ranging from attaining mental peace to the experience of illness, suf...
By Shreya Pandey

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...

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.12.20

Literary award for IAS officer

IAS officer Ranendra Kumar, who is more popular as a Hindi writer, will receive the Sri Lal Shukla Smriti IFFCO Sahitya Samman this year for his contribution to literature. Ranendra (60), who uses hi...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


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