Meet the Characters – Love, Take Two

An  epic film based on one of the most famous tragic romances of all time- Heer-Ranjha, serves as the surprising backdrop to this rollicking romantic comedy of heroes, heroines and happily-ever afters in Tinseltown. Saranya  Rai brings to you Love,Take Two. When Vicky Behl and Kritika Vadukut meet on the sets of Ranjha Ranjha they…

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Staggering Forward – Excerpt

Is Modi’s foreign policy a failure? – An Excerpt from Staggering Forward Narendra Modi has never really articulated his India First policy in extenso but spoken about it in dribs and drabs and broad-brush terms. In a town hall setting in New Delhi in August 2016, he elaborated on this concept as the “central point…

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5 Signs of a Dead Relationship

Samah’s latest book, Familiar Strangers, tells the story of Priya and Chirag who like several other modern couples, are living life at breackneck speed and are unknowingly stuck in the rut of a marriage that is dying, if not already dead. A marriage usually doesn’t go from “‘I am yours forever” to “drop dead, we’re…

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The Adventures of SP Lodha

Bihar Diaries is an exciting account of the arrest of the ill-famed criminal of Bihar, Vijay Samrat by Amit Lodha. Known for extortion, kidnapping and massacre of numerous people, Vijay Samrat is one of the most feared ganglords of Shekhpura, a sleepy mofussil town in Bihar. Twinkle Khanna in her foreword to the book praises…

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Meet the Characters of Acid

Sangeetha Sreenivasan’s Acid is a remarkable tale of love and the trials in one’s life. The struggles in the relationship between Kamala and Shaly become the driving force of the narrative. Kamala’s twin sons, Aadi and Shiva take care of each other and live in the same household. After the death of Kamala’s mother, she…

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Independence Day Bookshelf

August 15th, celebrated annually commemorating the nation’s Independence from the British forces is a day to celebrate one’s freedom. This Independence Day, we have a selection of hand-picked books that will surely lift your patriotic spirits! Here we have books exploring the origins of India to the internal political workings of the nation. These are…

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The August Puffin Reading Challenge

We are back with our August Puffin reading challenge resonating with the theme of Independence Day! These books are informative and will help your little ones gain the knowledge about the country in an engaging way. Encouraging interests in many aspects related to India and its working, this list is a great way to get…

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Meet Isaque Bagwan

Isaque Ibrahim Bagwan is credited with carrying out the first encounter in the history of Mumbai Police. He is a witness to several of Mumbai’s defining moments in the 1980s when smuggling was at an all-time high, the blasts that tore through Bombay in the ’90s or the devastating 26/11 terror attack. His life, which…

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5 Things All High School Sweethearts Will Relate To

In Durjoy Datta’s book, The World’s Best Boyfriend, Dhurv and Aranya spend a good part of their lives trying to figure out why they want to destroy each other, why they hurt each other so deeply and, why they can’t stay away from each other.  Here are a few things you will relate to if…

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