May 28, 2020
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Books To Read In The Time Of Coronavirus Lockdown
From Albert Camus's The Plague to The Inspector Maigret Series by Georges Simenon, here's a list of books you must read while at home during the coronavirus.
Mar 27, 2020
C.R. Das: ‘Anger, Disgust’
Chittaranjan Das' first disagreement with Gandhi occurred over the quality of the Government of India Act 1919
Sep 25, 2019
The Impact Of Gandhi's Satyagraha And An Indian Victory In Racist South Africa
Mahatma Gandhi's patient battle with General JC Smuts, the colonial secretary of Transvaal in 1907, helped pass the Indians' Relief Bill in 1914. This was a major triumph for Indians living in a land full of racial overtones
Sep 25, 2019
Hounds, When Their Blood’s Up
Spanning 73 years, a survey of 12 murders splits open the depraved criminal mind. They show, too, the police’s skill in proving the crimes beyond doubt.
Apr 26, 2018
The Unfinished Road To Delhi
Ashis Ray dismantles the ‘mystery’ of Netaji’s death through an intense scrutiny of evidence. The exiled status of his remains is the real mystery.
Mar 30, 2018
Back To Leonardo’s Notebooks
Hermetically sealed disciplinary rigour is passe, says this book. Liberal arts-science college education has to embrace other fields, while tending to its roots.
Jan 25, 2018
Beware The Highwaymen
Within its slim girth, Manu Joseph’s new novel manages a bilious survey of things held dear in India, including bearded overlords and an ageing crime
Oct 13, 2017
When The Devil Wore Feldgrau
English fiction makes a rare rendezvous with the eastern front in WWII. This journey through a corner of occupied Ukraine is a harrowing one.
Sep 01, 2017
So Then, What’ve You Seen?
Nadeem Aslam’s novelistic Lahore bristles with rage, hatred and a demonic energy, taking a magnifying glass to Pakistan’s faultlines
Jun 15, 2017
A Tragedy Brought By Raag Lalit
These tales, set in small-town Assam, speak of torments and desires, and are soaked in music
Dec 08, 2016
Grimshaw's Night Walk And An Air Of Doom-Filled Mystery
'A typical Grimshaw scene is often a leafy, lonely lane skirted by a walled stretch, revealing a brooding mansion beyond, and all of it bathed in an ethereal light'
Apr 18, 2017
A Harrowing Experience But Humbling Too, Writes Actor Rituparna Sengupta
'Already Engaged With China To Peacefully Resolve It': India On Trump's Offer To Mediate Ladakh Standoff
Migrant Workers Won't Be Charged For Journeys Back Home: SC Tells Centre
Put At The Centre Of COVID Fight By Odisha CM, The Sarpanch Remains A Figurehead
13 Deaths, 1,024 New COVID-19 Cases In Delhi, Biggest Spike In 24 Hours
Shashank Manohar's Decision To Put Off Major ICC Decisions Till June 10 Is Nothing But A Delaying Tactic
Rahul's Interaction With Migrants Led To Predictable Political Storm, But What Have His Critics Done?
The Silver Lining Of Lockdown: Living Vicariously Through My Child
The Unmourned Of Kashmir
Lockdown Diary: Whatever It Takes To Stay Upbeat And Beat Coronavirus
A Minefield Of Mediocre Films, 1990s Have Little To Offer To Nostalgic Bollywood Stars
'No Leniency': Haryana Seals Borders With Delhi, Only Essential Services Allowed
30 Groups Trying To Develop Vaccine To Cure COVID-19: Centre
1,00,000 COVID-19 Deaths In US, Trump Extends Condolences To Families
It's No Ordinary India-China Standoff. Tensions At LAC Won't Dissipate Easily
Hunger, In Black And White
No Food Stalls Amid 'Loot & Vandalism' at Railway Stations: Vendor Body
No Decision On 2020 T20 World Cup
EPL Gets Restart Date
The Gulf Boomerang: India's Biggest Reverse Migration From A World Devastated By COVID-19
Why China, India Will Suffer The Worst Economic Disaster In Almost A 100 Years
Temporary Setback? Why Most Indians Won't Give Up On Their Dubai Dreams
Hike In Taxes On Petrol, Diesel: Congress-Ruled States Can't Douse Fire, So Why Call BJP 'Anti-National'?
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?