Naseeruddin Shah on completing his ‘aap beeti’
Veteran theatre and film actor Naseeruddin Shah, who recently released his autobiography titled And Then One Day, said he hasn’t chronicled his entire life in the book. But he...
Book review: Hard Choices - cloaked in diplomacy
The American press usually uses the word ‘polarising’ to describe Hillary Rodham Clinton — people either love her or hate her. The conservatives think she’s cold and calculati...
Book review: Army and Democracy - the balancing act
Considering the ongoing anti-government agitation, Aqil Shah’s book, The Army and Democracy, is likely to attract a large number of readers. The book gives an in-depth analysi...
Gulzar to translate works of Tagore
Renowned writer-lyricist Gulzar is soon to work his literary magic on the famous Bengali compositions of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore, which he will translate in Hindi. ...
The Man Booker Prize 2014
Joshua Ferris, Richard Flanagan, Karen Joy Fowler, Howard Jacobson, Neel Mukherjee and Ali Smith are today, Tuesday 9 September, announced as the shortlisted authors for the 2...
‘Edge of Eternity’ Completes Ken Follett Trilogy
Ken Follett’s epic three-volume sweep through 20th-century history ends with “Edge of Eternity,” which spans three decades and at least five nations.