Not a nice man to know, with malice towards one and all.
Long ago, girls were killed to protect them from Muslim invaders. Now, it's dowry.
Notes on the Emergency era, when the PMO was reduced to a powerless adjunct
Privacy is not an issue for the hypocrite public official. They should be exposed.
The father of Indian democracy was a vain man, and could be quite a boor if he chose to
The Ode to Waris Shah was her defining work. Much of the rest was sheer atmosphere.
The man who milked a drab opportunity to make it a success story like no other
The Nanavati report is utter garbage. All the killers are roaming freely.
Yet another unravelling of the complexities of the man and his times, but still not complete
Racist, man misguided or fool? The architect of that April massacre didn't know himself.
The slogan has no scriptural sanction, but religious and secular connotations
None's better qualified than Shobhaa De to write on the subject, and these truths dare
Despite a lot of padding, the story holds the reader's interest because it is a true portrayal of how a Hindu...
The assassins of Mrs Gandhi were hanged within four years, while 20 years later, the killers of 10,000 Sikhs...
Nothing exciting out here, except some serious self-glorification and unengaging trivia
No vouching for the facts about the maharanis, but absolute vouching for its readability
Writing letters was something the man loved. He wrote to everybody, even strangers.
Dom Moraes (Domsky to his friends) is not easy to read. While his prose was limpid and lyrical, his poetry...
Khushwant Singh's new book reconstructs the love affairs of Pandit Nehru and his daughter Indira from "what...
The year in books - Potternama revisited plus Khuwshwant Singh names his favourites for the year gone by.
G.D. not only defined India's big business, he essayed a role in its politics that wasn't to last