A Must Read Crime-Thriller Trilogy

A Rising Man India, 1919. In the bid to have a fresh start Captain Sam Wyndham takes up an important position in Calcutta’s police force. He is summoned to look into a terrible murder of an official, as a warning to the British to leave India. With the stability of the Empire under threat, Wyndham…

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Know More About Kalki from The Sage’s Secret

It is the year 2025, and twenty-year-old Anirudh starts dreaming of god Krishna. With these recurrent dreams of the god and his life flashing through Anirudh’s mind, he has many tribulations to go through as he slowly comes to terms with his real identity – he is the last avatar of Vishnu. Now the onus…

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Sexual Desires: Is Different Bad?

Everything we read, watch, hear and observe signals to us what is natural and normal, and what isn’t. Natural, normal stuff typically includes boy-meets-girl, American romcom–inspired love: loss of virginity to The One, subsequent marriage to The One and a happily-ever- after ending. Unnatural, abnormal stuff included pretty much everything that fell outside that neat…

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Four Things to Know About Jammu and Kashmir

The Discover India series by Sonia Mehta brings to you and your young ones an opportunity to travel the land of Jammu and Kashmir in the book Discover India: off to Jammu and Kashmir.  Hop on to this joyride with Pushka, Mishki and Daadu Dolma for an adventure filled trip! Through song and dance, clothing…

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A Timeline of the Making of a Maharatna Company

In When Coal Turned Gold, former Coal India Limited (CIL) chairman and managing director Partha Sarathi Bhattacharya, tells the story of the amazing journey of India’s largest coal-mining company; its ups and downs and the stupendous effort it took the company to reach its present stature.  Here are major events and milestones that led to…

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Four Things to Know About Telangana

From the Discover India series, we bring to you a yet exciting book Discover India: Off to Telangana. With Pushka, Mishki and Daadu Dolma, this book will tell you about fun facts and landmarks of Telangana. Showing all the wonderful places in the state, the book is sure to become a favourite with your young…

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Little Known Facts about Nur Jahan

Beautiful and accomplished, Nur Jahan was the daughter of nobles who’d fled persecution in Persia. She was also the widow of a court official implicated in a plot against Jahangir, but that didn’t stop the emperor from falling hard for her. She was thirty-four when they married, nearly middle-aged in the Mughal world. Since their…

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Know the Characters of Sacred Games Better

Vikram Chandra’s masterwork and now a leading series on Netflix, Sacred Games is an epic of exceptional richness and power. Drawing readers deep into the lives of Inspector Sartaj Singh and the infamous criminal Ganesh Gaitonde, Chandra’s years of first-hand research on the streets of Mumbai, Sacred Games reads like a potboiling page-turner but resonates…

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Meet 5 People from MS Dhoni’s Life

For over a decade, Mahendra Singh Dhoni has captivated the world of cricket and over a billion Indians with his incredible ingenuity as captain, wicketkeeper and batsman. Bharat Sundaresan tracks down the cricketer’s closest friends in Ranchi and artfully presents the different shades of Dhoni-the Ranchi boy, the fauji, the diplomat, Chennai’s beloved Thala, the…

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