Category: Biblio

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Book Review – Twilight in Delhi by Ahmed Ali

The classic novel, set in Delhi of 1911-1919 with the backdrop of colonial rule and Indian independence struggle, chronicles the rapidly changing socio-political...

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Book Review: Up Campus, Down Campus

With posters of ‘Free Nelson Mandela’, ‘Ganga Dhaba’ and ‘Red Flags’ the left dominant culture of Jawaharlal Lal Nehru University (JNU) could never have been...

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Book Review: “Choices” by Shivshankar Menon

Foreign Policy formation of a country which is filled with infinite diversities is not a child’s play. The recent book by Shivshankar Menon, the former National...

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Book Review- The Burning Forest: India’s war in Bastar

“The first casualty when a war comes, is truth”, this quote stares straight at times when people sit to discuss wars. History has been the best witness of how often...

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Bouncing Back from Reading Slumps

There are some who delight in conversations or movies, while there are some who find peace only in pages embellished with printed words. But when this only resort to...

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Book Review- ‘Red Lipstick: The Men In My Life’

Red Lipstick: The Men In My Life is an autobiographical work by Laxmi Narayan Tripathi, a famous transgender activist. It is written from a first person perspective,...

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Reads for the Mid-Sem Break

Haven’t picked up a novel in the last three months? Or tried to pick one up but never got past the first couple of chapters? Who has the time, you say. What with...

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Book Review: Caught in the web of modern romance with The Last Seen Romantic

Arjun Dutt’s The Last Seen Romantic is a tale of the virtual world, love and distance combining as a recipe for almost – disaster for its protagonist. Exploring...

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Book Review: Dreamcatcher by Rosheena Zehra

The wings of human mind often fly us into the universe of thoughts and feelings. Dreamcatcher makes the reader take a roller coaster ride into the life of the...

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Book Review: Yama by Kevin Missal

The concept of Doctor Faustus is something that has been used by writers/artists/musicians/filmmakers throughout the world. One man set out to change the world by...