Writing

Kerala was the first Indian state to report a case of COVID-19. And when Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a nationwide lockdown on March 24, Kerala had the most cases of any state. But after the lockdown, while most states kept reporting a rapid increase in the number of COVID-19 cases, Kerala is one state that...

They say you can always trust an author with a good reading recommendation. To help you find some excellent summer reads, we rounded up authors from across our different lists to answer a simple question: Which book would you recommend to your readers this summer? Here are 6 amazing suggestions –    Abhijit...

Good mental health is more than just the absence of mental illness. A lot of mental health stuff can be patronising, and most of us wish that some good advice was available when we were younger. It could happen to anyone, and we should deal with it empathetically. But if we don’t know enough how do we empathise?...

We all become angry, and most of us don’t like it. We try to suppress it for different reasons – maybe we don’t want to look a certain way, or be called short-tempered by our peers. Feeling angry is not bad—every emotion is valid, and it can be useful for our growth. What is bad is punching our friend in the face...

This is the year we all get creative with Mother’s day. With restaurants and bakeries shut until further notice, we have 10 easy ideas for you to make the day special for your mom. Whether you are in the same house as your mom or living away, this list has something for everyone! Breakfast in Bed: No matter what...

  Most writers have, in some way or the other, struggled with how to further the plot of their story. To help out with this all too familiar problem, Srishti Chaudhary, author of several short stories on the Juggernaut App, Once Upon a Curfew, and upcoming Lallan Sweets, takes us through her super helpful writing...

For the second week of the #ReadInstead Literary Festival we had Amitabh Bagchi, author of DSC prize winning book Half The Night is Gone, give a deeply engaging and informed writing workshop on how to write literary prose apt for both fiction writers and prose readers.  Key takeaways:  Bagchi uses the example of a...

Key takeaways from Neharika Gupta’s #ReadInstead Lit Fest Writing Workshop on how to write a Millennial Story. Neharika Gupta is the author of Adulting. Here are some key takeaways from her writing workshop: Crafting a millennial character The millennials and Gen Z of the 21st century must relate with the...

जब से लल्लू तिवारी का नाती पुत्ती ननिहाल आया है, तब से रामरती की जान सांसत में पड़ गयी है। बमुश्किल सात आठ साल के पुत्ती ने...

Civil defamation suit filed by SANATAN SANSTHA against publisher JUGGERNAUT BOOKS and author DHIRENDRA K. JHA seeking Rs 10 crores in damages dismissed in landmark victory for free speech On February 15, 2020 the court of Civil Judge, Senior Division and J.M.F.C., Ponda, Goa, presided by Sh. Anil Scaria, rejected a...