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Death of a Hero: How Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan was ambushed

Image: An NSG commando at the spot where the terrorist who shot Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan had positioned himself. 26/11 will always be remembered for the courage displayed by our security......

B K S Iyengar: The tapasvi's amazing yoga

'His personal turmoils on the yoga journey, instead of deterring him, propelled him on with even greater passion towards yoga and make what he has offered to the world rather special. In fact, not......

When Narasimha Rao joked about firing Manmohan

The Emergency came as a surprise to former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh who saw an atmosphere of fear in the country during which there were many "arbitrary arrests and detentions", says a new......

Daughter reveals Manmohan's 'strictly personal' side

Manmohan Singh had joined a pre-medical course as his father wanted him to become a doctor but pulled out after a couple of months, losing interest in the subject, according to a book on the former......

Reading this book is a little like eating at Barbeque Nation

Shekhar Gupta's anthology is a valuable addition to our understanding of the seeming muddle that is India. The experience of reading his columns is more like a chat with a friend in the afterglow......

Indian tutors to teach UK students online

A Bangalore-based online tuition firm had tied up with publisher HarperCollins to provide off-shored tuition facilities to British students.TutorVista, the online teaching outfit, is aiming to......

News Corp acquires 25% stake in PropTiger.com

Rupert Murdoch-led News Corp has acquired 25 per cent stake in real estate portal PropTiger.com, a leading digital real estate marketing platform in India for $30 million.  The acquisition,......

Riding the wave: Seven leaders of change

Many of the industrialists profiled in the book are no longer riding the wave of success, says Surajeet Das Gupta.There is one problem with journalist Mini Menon's book ‘Riding the......

Aditya Birla Group acquires stake in Living Media India

The Aditya Birla Group on Friday announced it had acquired 27.5 per cent stake in the Aroon Purie-controlled Living Media India, marking an entry into the media business.Living Media acts as a......

Ebooks in India receive a lukewarm response

Electronic books might be giving hardcover books a run for their money worldwide but they continue to get lukewarm response in India.With more than 15,000 publishing houses generating content in......

S D Burman's proudest moment

'His son had become a composer after all, and one now chased by producers.' 'But while finding peace in one quarter, he had lost it in another. Jet was not a home any more. The room across his was......

When SD Burman thought of leaving Bollywood

During his initial days in Mumbai, composer S D Burman's experiments with music were hit-and-miss affairs so he decided to give up his ambition of composing for Hindi films and......

How Meena Kumari Became An Alcoholic

Vinod Mehta's illuminating 1970s biography, Meena Kumari: The Classic Biography, which has been reissued recently, answer many myths and mysteries that surround the star's life and death. Exclusive......

Madhuri Dixit: Had I really done all those films?

As Madhuri Dixit celebrates her birthday, May 15, we understand the rather mysterious actress much better through a revealing interview that appears in a new book, Mother Maiden Mistress: Women......

The man who made Zanjeer happen

Continuing our special Nostalgia series on veteran actor Pran, we bring to you the excerpt from his biography, ... and Pran, written by Bunny Reuben.   One of the most popular actors......

'Life has changed, but I'm still the same person'

Boxing ace Mary Kom expresses hope that her story will inspire Indian women. "Outside a ring there’s a large audience cheering for you, but inside it you are all alone, fighting for yourself.......

Special: The untold story of Indian boxing

At a time when Indian boxing is on an unprecedented high, a book captures the history and essence of the sport in the country, finds Sumit Bhattacharya. M C Mary Kom, the five times world champion......

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Q. what is Arundhati Roy\'s the god of small things about and how many copies of this work have been sold in india?
:  A. The God of Small Things (1997) is a novel by Indian author Arundhati Roy. It is a story about the childhood experiences of a pair of fraternal...... more

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Q. Who wrote " God of small things"..?
Bilal Saqib:  A. The God of Small Things (1997) is a semi-autobiographical, politically charged novel by Indian author Arundhati Roy. It is a story about the...... more

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Q. Jain Acharya Sri Mahapragnya ji and APJ Abdul Kalaam have written a book, where from can I get the book
Snehasis Biswas:  A. HarperCollins Publishers India, A-53, Sector 57, NOIDA, Uttar Pradesh-201301 (India) more

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Q. how i can publish my book
Ashok:  A. Write a proposal for your book. A proposal contains a detailed synopsis of your work, two or three chapters of your book and the author profile....... more

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Q. How do I get my book published?
Manu Sunga Lal:  A. Write a proposal for your book. A proposal contains a detailed synopsis of your work, two or three chapters of your book and the author profile....... more

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Delhi exposed in Avtar Singh's Necropolis

The first thing that strikes the reader about Avtar Singh's novel, Necropolis, is its title - an instant reminder of Jeet Thayil's Narcopolis. The... ...

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Under the covers

A deftly put together fare of sliced potatoes and spicy plump chorizo, generous bowls of black-eyed peas curry and fluffy white rice adorns the... ...

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Balagopal

Twenty five years ago, this is where the ex-bureaucrat turned entrepreneur Chandrashekhar Balagopal had started his IAS career journey and today,... ...

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Playing football in the time of Babri Masjid

Editor's Note: 's novel, ' The Hour Before Dawn ', published by Harper Collins, narrates the thought-provoking and suspenseful story of a... ...

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Rupert Murdoch's News Corp acquires Indian start-up BigDecisions.com

New York : News Corp announced today that it has acquired BigDecisions.com in India. BigDecisions.com aims to help Indian consumers make... ...

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