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Published on 18-Feb-2017
The CEO Who Lost His Head, Aditya Sinha, Pan Macmillan, 2017, pp 265, Rs 299

Morning Analysis CEO Buster Das has been found dead in his office with his head bashed in. When an unlikely detective duo Sandesh Solvekar...

Relations in dull times

Published on 18-Feb-2017
Autumn, Ali Smith, Hamish Hamilton 2016, pp 260, Rs 449

When Ali Smith's eighth novel, Autumn, was published in Britain last fall, it was hailed as the first serious work of post-Brexit fiction..

Constructed on fright

Published on 18-Feb-2017
No Man's Land, David Baldacci, Pan Macmillan 2016, pp 417, Rs 599

At a time when many US-born thriller-writers keep concocting plots where all things evil are perpetrated by a ruthless foreign agency...

A bloody deep cut

Published on 18-Feb-2017

This is a biography of what the authors William Dalrymple and Anita Anand call "the world's most infamous diamond."

Of Amba's angst

Published on 11-Feb-2017

A recent article in The Guardian, authored by Indonesian novelist-poet-essayist Laksmi Pamuntjak, talks about Indonesia...

Making & breaking

Published on 11-Feb-2017
Lahore in the Time of the Raj, Ian talbot & Tahir Kamran, Penguin, 2016, pp 269, Rs. 599

Lahore was once the shining star of undivided North India, a glittering crown that was the hub of trading, higher education....

Who'll defend earth?

Published on 11-Feb-2017
The four legendary kingdoms, Matthew Reilly, Hachette, 2016, pp 430, Rs. 499

Right from the first scene of The Four Legendary Kingdoms, we know what we're in for. Our hero, Jack West...

Spy on the run

Published on 04-Feb-2017

I have to start with a confession - I have enjoyed Stephenie Meyer's other books; the Twilight series as well as The Host...

New from the old

Published on 04-Feb-2017
Second Encounter Ramapada Chowdhury, translated by Swapna Dutta Niyogi  2016, pp 118 295

An unforgotten old romance is rekindled and fading dreams are revived in Ramapada Chowdhury's novella Second Encounter...

Another control freak

Published on 04-Feb-2017
The Girl Before J P Delaney Ballantine Books  2017, pp 336 1,432

The stars of The Girl Before are an architect, two women and a high-tech house so sadistic that it practically spanks them...

Photo Gallery
A boy carrying his grand father for casting during the 4th phase of assembly elections...

A boy carrying his grand father for casting during the 4th phase of assembly elections...

NSUI activists participating in peace unity march at Delhi University in New Delhi...

NSUI activists participating in peace unity march at Delhi University in New Delhi...

A man dressed as Hindu Lord Shiva performs during a religious procession ahead of the Hindu...

A man dressed as Hindu Lord Shiva performs during a religious procession ahead of the Hindu...

An elderly woman with her goat at the parched bed of a pond in a village in Hubli district...

An elderly woman with her goat at the parched bed of a pond in a village in Hubli district...

An airplane carrying rejected asylum-seekers taxis to the take-off runway at the airport...

An airplane carrying rejected asylum-seekers taxis to the take-off runway at the airport...

Artist K P Satish Babu and team presentation a Doll Dance at the Nirantharam National Music...

Artist K P Satish Babu and team presentation a Doll Dance at the Nirantharam National Music...

Fake notes of Rs 2000 which were dispensed by an SBI ATM in south Delhi...

Fake notes of Rs 2000 which were dispensed by an SBI ATM in south Delhi...

Chief Minister of Gujarat Vijay Rupani gives envelop to a newly married couple of Brahmin Community.

Chief Minister of Gujarat Vijay Rupani gives envelop to a newly married couple of Brahmin Community.

Tigers playing with each other in cage at Sarthana National Park (Surat) in Surat...

Tigers playing with each other in cage at Sarthana National Park (Surat) in Surat...

Akshar Yoga chain members performs stunts during the awareness programme on self defense ...

Akshar Yoga chain members performs stunts during the awareness programme on self defense ...

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