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The crime quotient

Published on 28-Feb-2015

Writing as Harry Brandt, Richard Price follows characters, many of them New York detectives, haunted by, and hunting for...

Frenetic fantasy

Published on 28-Feb-2015
The Great Zoo of China Matthew Reilly Orion Books 2014, pp 529 599

Australian action-novelist Matthew Reilly, a big fan of Hollywood blockbusters, hopes to one day direct a movie adapted...

Long story, short

Published on 28-Feb-2015
Doppelganger  Madhavi S  Mahadevan Penguin 2014, pp 369 499

Doppelganger is an endearing, heartwarming collection of short stories by Madhavi S Mahadevan, woven around the titled theme...

Book rack

Published on 28-Feb-2015

This is musical coming of age drama of four friends at a fictional music school in Kolkata. When a music conference precipitates...

Loosely draped tale

Published on 21-Feb-2015
beyond politics  Sonia Gandhi

The most obvious question that comes to mind after reading Javier Moro's The Red Sari is why Congressmen did not want...

Islands in the stream

Published on 21-Feb-2015
Islands: Short Stories  Keki N Daruwalla  Tranquebar 2014, pp 208 325

Iam a rock; I am an island... And a rock feels no pain; And an island never cries... sang Simon & Garfunkel famously...

An ode to characters

Published on 21-Feb-2015
The Empty Pedestal and Other Stories R M Rajgopal Dronequill 2014, pp 183 295

The Empty Pedestal and Other Stories, the first book by R M Rajgopal, is a compilation of 21 short stories...

It's her way or no way, in Delhi

Published on 21-Feb-2015
A Bad Character Deepti Kapoor Penguin 2014, pp 240 499

The title character of Deepti Kapoor's searing debut is dead by Line 1, but I still read A Bad Character in one frantic sitting...

Dreams for India

Published on 14-Feb-2015
VISIONARY Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru

Jawaharlal Nehru, the first prime minister of independent India, spelled his dreams in the letters he wrote to state ministers...

To not do nothing

Published on 14-Feb-2015

There are some books that stay with you after the last page is turned. This is one of them. Miss Carter's War is an extraordinary...

Photo Gallery
Trucks stranded on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway at Qazigund on Friday. The highway...

Trucks stranded on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway at Qazigund on Friday. The highway...

Students looking Aero models at 2nd National Seminar and Exhibition on UAV Technologies and Air...

Students looking Aero models at 2nd National Seminar and Exhibition on UAV Technologies and Air...

Fishermen from India stand behind bars in a cell, after being detained in Pakistani waters...

Fishermen from India stand behind bars in a cell, after being detained in Pakistani waters...

New CC TV camera polls installing in MG Road, Bengaluru...

New CC TV camera polls installing in MG Road, Bengaluru...

2nd National Seminar and Exhibition on UAV Technologies and Air Show organised by Rotary Club...

2nd National Seminar and Exhibition on UAV Technologies and Air Show organised by Rotary Club...

Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj shakes hand with Sri Lankan Deputy Foreign Minister Ajith...

Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj shakes hand with Sri Lankan Deputy Foreign Minister Ajith...

Ola Head of Operations (Mangaluru) Sadhanandhan N with Ola Sedan category car during the launch...

Ola Head of Operations (Mangaluru) Sadhanandhan N with Ola Sedan category car during the launch...

Border Security Force (BSF) personnel celebrate Holi festival in Amritsar, Punjab on Friday...

Border Security Force (BSF) personnel celebrate Holi festival in Amritsar, Punjab on Friday...

Indian Hindu women from Nandgaon village beat the shield of a man from Barsana during Lathmar...

Indian Hindu women from Nandgaon village beat the shield of a man from Barsana during Lathmar...

Trays filled with colored powder and flower petals lie on a floor to be used by widows...

Trays filled with colored powder and flower petals lie on a floor to be used by widows...

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