Books & Literature
The incredible journey from Dalip Rana to The Great Khali
March 22, 2017 12:57 PM

Book: The Man Who Became Khali; Author: Dalip Singh Rana with Vinit K Bansal; Publisher: Penguin; Price: Rs 250; Pages: 178

Novel set in WW-II era launched in Capital
March 21, 2017 04:17 PM

A haunting novel of love, passion and betrayal, set in the Second World War era with a thematic reference to Indias freedom struggle was launched in the Capital on Monday evening.

Power and its practitioners: A witty but disturbing look (Book Review)
March 09, 2017 01:21 PM

Title: Nothing but a Circus - Misadventures Among the Powerful; Author: Daniel Levin; Publisher: Allen Lane/Penguin Random House, UK; Pages: 208; Price: Rs 699

Riveting narration of ISRO's climb from Kerala fishing village to Mars
March 08, 2017 11:36 AM

Book: ISRO - A Personal History; Author: R. Aravamudan, with Gita Aravamudan; Publisher: Harper Collins; Pages: 240; Price: Rs 399

Booking a contribution to Indian letters: A publisher's story
March 06, 2017 11:26 AM

Title: Pages from My Life; Author: Subhash Sethi; Publisher: Viva Books Private Ltd; Pages: 233; Price: Rs 495

Odd people and what we owe to them
March 04, 2017 03:59 PM

Title: The Odditorium; Author: David Bramwell & Jo Keeling; Publisher: Brewer's/Hachette India; Pages: 256; Price: Rs 599

Agartala book fair: Over 300 poets to recite on weekend
February 18, 2017 03:51 PM

  A record number of over 300 poets will recite their poems at the Agartala Book Fair on Saturday and Suanday.

Celebrated Hindi novelist Ved Prakash Sharma dead
February 18, 2017 12:28 PM

Lucknow, Feb 18 (IANS) Celebrated Hindi novelist Ved Prakash Sharma, who has 176 novels to his credit, died late on Friday in Meerut, his family members said on Saturday.

An Everest mystery, ideas for the future, and writing skills
February 17, 2017 11:13 AM

New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) Wade through a journey from the dangerous heights of Mount Everest to the equally treacherous margins of Europe in the mid-20th century; read about ground-breaking new ideas; and navigate the maze of plot construction, narrative viewpoint, character development, dialogue creation and the like as a writer.

Taj Literature Festival postponed due to elections
January 29, 2017 02:12 PM

The fourth Taj Literature Festival (TLF), scheduled to be held here in February, has been postponed due to upcoming Uttar Pradesh assembly elections.

Lifetime achievement award for publisher K.P.R. Nair
January 28, 2017 03:18 PM

Veteran publisher K.P.R. Nair was on Saturday conferred the Lifetime Achievement Award by a federation of Indian publishers for his contribution to the industry. Nair is the founder-proprietor of Konark Publishers.

Urdu poet, lyricist Naqsh Lyallpuri dead
January 22, 2017 03:31 PM

Renowned Urdu poet and lyricist Jaswant Rai Sharma, known to the world by his pen name Naqsh Lyallpuri, died here on Sunday, a family friend said.

Lifting the veil over BJP's digital army
January 19, 2017 11:33 AM

Title: I am a Troll: Inside the Secret World of BJP's Digital Army; Author: Swati Chaturvedi; Publisher: Juggernaut; Pages: 171; Price: Rs 250

Poet Jacob Polley wins 2016 T.S. Eliot Prize
January 17, 2017 11:21 AM

 British poet Jacob Polley has won the 2016 T.S. Eliot prize for his fourth collection, 'Jackself', a sequence of narrative poems partly inspired by his childhood in Cumbria, media reports said.

The recipe for looking good? Eat well
January 06, 2017 12:31 PM

Title: Gorgeous - Eat Well, Look Great; Author: Shvetha Jaishankar; Publisher: HarperCollins; Pages: 175; Price: Rs 799

Bottling up feelings no solution to any problem (Book Review)
January 05, 2017 05:56 PM

Title: The THC: Under a Gibbous Moon; Author: Manoj Jain; Publisher: Notion Press; Pages: 194; Price: Rs 250

Pakistan's existential crisis: Toxic legacies and structural weaknesses (Book Review)
January 05, 2017 12:41 PM

Title: Pakistan - Courting the Abyss; Author: Tilak Devasher; Publisher: Harper Collins India; Pages: 472; Price: Rs 599

'Standing on an Apple Box': Family beyond reel life, sans controversy
January 04, 2017 11:43 AM

Book: Standing on an Apple Box; Author: Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth Dhanush; Publisher: HarperCollins; Pages: 171; Price: Rs 399