Posts Tagged ‘India’

Today’s #ReadInstead Lit fest session introduced by Yamini Aiyar, saw Shyam Saran and Shivshankar Menon have the most insightful conversation on the issues and solutions for the present and future in light of the Coronavirus pandemic. Read their astute conversation below: The coronavirus hit a world that is deeply...

It is common knowledge that our attention spans have suffered gravely with the amount of visual content we are all-consuming day in and out.  It has increasingly become difficult to stay still and read a book. But aren’t we all nostalgic for the summers spent with books on our laps, dreaming of characters so...

Ever wondered how a writer could have created the next best groundbreaking tech app? The story of Granthika is as interesting as the nail-biting plot of Vikram Chandra’s books. For only a writer can understand how difficult it is to keep tabs on every event, scene and structure of the book they are trying to write...

जिस दिन शान्ति और अर्पणा की पहली मुलाकात हुई थी, उसी दिन शान्ति के सब्जी लाने वाले झोले की तन्नी टूट गयी थी। वह झोला काफी...

Written by Vaibhav Purandare. He is a senior editor at The Times of India, and author of Savarkar: The True Story of the Father of Hindutva, published by Juggernaut Books, Aug 2019. August 17, 2019 marked the 110th anniversary of the hanging of Madan Lal Dhingra, the young Punjabi revolutionary who assassinated...

Yuvraj Singh is one of the most famous cricketers in the world. He retires today from international cricket, and as one of India’s best cricket talents ever produced, we go over some of the hidden facts about his life known to only a few people. India’s Yuvraj Singh celebrates taking the wicket of The...

  Letters from Kargil by Diksha Dwivedi In May 1999, India was invaded by Pakistan in Kargil, Ladakh, in a surprise attack. Diksha Dwivedi’s father was one of the martyrs of that war. In this extremely moving book, she tells the story of the Kargil war through the letters and diaries of her father and other soldiers...

1) Raghuram Rajan is one of the foremost economists of our time, with a super-enviable CV. He studied at IIT Delhi, IIM Ahmedabad, did his PhD from the MIT Sloan School of Management in the US, was RBI governor from 2013 to 2016, has been chief economist and director of research at the IMF, and is currently a...

दिल से-कहानी में ट्विस्ट के विजेता गौरव यादव  ने तकरीबन 5 सालों तक एक शोधकर्ता के तौर पर कार्य करने के बाद हाल ही में...

सोशल मीडिया ने लघु प्रेम कथा के द्वारा हमें कई बेहतरीन लघु कहानियां पढ़ने का अवसर प्रदान किया है, जगरनॉट का लेखन-मंच न भी ...