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Published on 24-Sep-2016
Up Campus, Down Campus by Avijit Ghosh, Speaking Tiger, 2016, pp 242, Rs 299

It's the late 80s and Anirban Roy, fresh from the dustbowls of inner India, arrives on an alternative planet called JNU...

Of deceits & secrets

Published on 24-Sep-2016
Don't You Cry, Mary Kubica, Harper Collins 2016, pp 320, Rs 299

With two successful books in her kitty, Mary Kubica seems to be improving with every new venture. Her third novel, again...

In no man's land

Published on 24-Sep-2016
The Warehouse, S S Mausoof, Hachette 2016, pp 260, Rs 399

If the daily news reports on acts of terrorism in Iraq, Brussels, Istanbul and Paris have whetted our appetite...

The results are out

Published on 24-Sep-2016

Mei Fong's One Child is a harrowing account of the implementation of China's one-child policy that was introduced...

Cheers to the spirit

Published on 17-Sep-2016
Summer Secrets , Jane Green, Pan Macmillan 2016, pp 378, Rs 399

A crucible mix. Heroine Cat learns long after she has grown up that she is a by-blow. The man has now two more daughters...

A study in cinema

Published on 17-Sep-2016
Moving Images: Multiple Realities ,N Manu Chakravarthy, Sampada Publications 2016, pp 248, Rs 203

Moving Images Multiple Realities is a book of essays on films. The author has attempted to look at a Third World theory...

Where credit is due

Published on 17-Sep-2016
Sania Mirza.  AP/PTI

Indian sport owes more to the parents of successful sportsmen than is readily acknowledged. The father or mother - often both...

Of driving force

Published on 10-Sep-2016
Fast cars and fidgety feet, Rishad Saam Mehta, Tranquebar 2016, pp 183, Rs 212

Most travellers like to choose travel destinations that have been tried and tested. So, if you're are looking for descriptions...

Granny's gift to kids

Published on 10-Sep-2016
The Keeper of  Memories Madhu Gurung  Harper Collins  2016, pp 368, Rs 295

A great book should leave you with many experiences, and slightly exhausted at the end. You live several lives while reading...

The 'I' in Trump

Published on 10-Sep-2016

Over the past year, we've been plunged into the alternate reality of Trumpland, as though we were caught in the maze...

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi during BJP's National Council Meeting at Kozhikode...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi during BJP's National Council Meeting at Kozhikode...

Cyclists take part Cyclothon 2016 held on world car free day in Gurgaon...

Cyclists take part Cyclothon 2016 held on world car free day in Gurgaon...

Artists practice Garba in Ahmedabad...

Artists practice Garba in Ahmedabad...

School students at 'Mother Walk' rally to commemorate the canonization of Mother Teresa in Kolkata

School students at 'Mother Walk' rally to commemorate the canonization of Mother Teresa in Kolkata

Maratha community members hold a protest rally demanding justice for Kopardi rape victim...

Maratha community members hold a protest rally demanding justice for Kopardi rape victim...

An aerial view of the flood hit Edupalaya village in Medak district of Telangana...

An aerial view of the flood hit Edupalaya village in Medak district of Telangana...

Indian and U.S. army soldiers take part in an Indo-US army joint combat exercise in Ranikhet...

Indian and U.S. army soldiers take part in an Indo-US army joint combat exercise in Ranikhet...

St Patrick Church celebrating 175th anniversary in Museum Road, Bengaluru...

St Patrick Church celebrating 175th anniversary in Museum Road, Bengaluru...

Army personnel arrive to help flood affected people in Hyderabad...

Army personnel arrive to help flood affected people in Hyderabad...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with BJP President Amit Shah wave to the crowd at public rally...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with BJP President Amit Shah wave to the crowd at public rally...

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