The World is Flat by Thomas Friedman

The World is Flat had been on the bestseller list for a long time. And hence had the curiosity to read it. Especially as...
My Hanuman Chalisa by Devdutt Pattanaik

My Hanuman Chalisa by Devdutt Pattanaik

Hanuman Chalisa is the most commonly chanted set of verses in India. Written by Goswami Tulsidas after he wrote Ram Charita Manas - these...
Let’s Talk in English by Manish Gupta

Let’s Talk in English by Manish Gupta

Let’s Talk in English is the second book in the series of demystifying English for a common Indian. Manish Gupta's first book ‘English Bites! ‘...

Braking News by Sunetra Choudhury

The title of the book Braking News very aptly sums what the book is all about: 2 girls, 15,000 km, 715 Million Votes. Well,...
Kathmandu by Thomas Bell

Kathmandu by Thomas Bell – Book Review

Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal is an intriguing place - an ancient city wrapped in a lot of mythology, where Hinduism and Buddhism co-exist...
Myth = Mithya by Devdutt Pattanaik

Myth = Mithya Decoding Hindu Mythology by Devdutt Pattanaik

I have been reading Devdutt Pattanaik off and on. I interviewed him a long time back after his book Jaya came out. Myth = Mithya...

Ghost Train to the Eastern Star by Paul Theroux

Ghost Train to the Eastern Star is the second book by the author that I read. And I am tempted to read his other...
A Strange kind of Paradise by Sam Miller

A Strange kind of Paradise by Sam Miller

India is a mystery - even to people who are born and brought up here. So the foreigners who come here are totally lost...
Book Review Mid-Career Crisis by Partha Sarathi Basu

Mid-Career Crisis by Partha Sarathi Basu

Mid-Career Crisis - a real or perceived condition that most professionals face in their career sooner or later. Author Partha Sarathi Basu says some...
Inferior by Angela Saini

Inferior by Angela Saini – A Look at Women in Science

Inferior by Angela Saini - a BBC journalist who covers science, takes a look at women in science. I had read her earlier book...