February 17, 2020
the fully loaded magazine
Eat, Pray, Live
Story Of O
The author’s elegant cynicism reads too much like platitude for us to feel the pain of his characters
Jan 23, 2012
Hot Air Beneath A Layer Of Subcutaneous Fat
Adiga resurrects a Mumbai staple: the grasping builder versus an idealist, parcelling it in comically fustian prose
Jul 25, 2011
Successful soaps locate us within the script. A novel must do much more. It must transcend location, and free us to wonder.
Mar 28, 2011
The Thing About Thugs
The props all work, but the cast refuses to perform. The narrator as a spectator of himself as spectator can get precious
Sep 20, 2010
Up The Ulna
Easily mistaken for the juvenile effusion of a distinctly un-precocious schoolchild.
Aug 09, 2010
For an anthology that contours the most life-affirming of relationships, this is a cold, bleak book.
Mar 15, 2010
A Leary Lark
All the props are present and correct. But the prose is too viscous for pace. Deserved a murder with less Mughal and more mystery
Oct 26, 2009
In one grand rant the book screams out the grief that dare not speak its name—the lie that is India.
Aug 10, 2009
An Equal Temperament
Though anchored in music, this novel is about vanity and greed, revolves around a timelessly topical class.
Apr 27, 2009
Pardon The Channel Noise
A richly evoked Addis Ababa hosts goodness, unequal twins, political strife—all soaked in methylated spirit
Mar 02, 2009
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Did Hindutva Overdrive Cost BJP Delhi Elections?
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India Looking To Set UP Separate Theatre Command For J&K: CDS Gen Bipin Rawat
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Restructuring Indian Railways’ Cadres: Is The Proposal Good For The Nation?
In Chasing Away Maoists, Odisha's Malkangiri Village Delivers Telling Message This R-Day
Satire | ‘Are You From The Tukde Tukde Gang Or The Khan Market Gang?’
Brave Of Deepika Padukone To Take A Stand When Mum Is The Word For Big Bollywood Stars
Jamia, JNU Fallout: Why Is Amulya Patnaik Continuing As Delhi Police Commissioner?
14 Test Positive For Coronavirus Among US Plane Evacuees From Japanese Ship
'Congress Supports Antisocial Elements': BJP On Jamia Video Row
'Should I Quit?' Manmohan Asked Me in 2013, Says Montek Singh Ahluwalia
Milind Deora's Tweet Lauding AAP Prompts Scathing Reply From Ajay Maken
Boult Back To Take On India
IPL 2020 Complete Schedule
Reflection Of 'Slave Mentality': Sena On Preparations For Trump's India Visit
'Reassured' That Air India Divestment Won't Face Problems: Aviation Minister
Did Hindutva Overdrive Cost BJP Delhi Elections? Party Unlikely To Amend Path As Elections In Bihar, Bengal Loom
'Why AAP Succeeded In Delhi Polls? Three Months Before Elections, We Read People's Mood, Fixed Issues'
Delhi Conquered, AAP Proves Why Water, Electricity, Education And Not Politics Of Hatred Sway People
'Yeh Lambi Race Ka Ghoda Hai':
Will Star Of The Decade Ranveer Singh Be Bollywood's All-Time Great?
Nutrition Warriors | A Mizo Village's Fight To Ward Off Stunted Growth, Underweight Children
Union Budget 2020: What FM Nirmala Sitharaman Can Do To Pull Economy Out Of The Rut
Is Judiciary Living Up To The Indian Constitution @ 70?