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Games Indians play but don’t perform too well

A new book by Boria Majumdar and Nalin Mehta is as much...

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Fran Drescher, millennial whisperer

Fran Drescher’s voice, if you ever have the chance to hear it deployed in very close vicinity over shrimp tempura...

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Weak plot, annoying narrative confuse viewers

“Are you here for fun or peace?” asks a character to another in Mohit Suri’s Malang. It’s a question that...

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We are still obsessed with Britney Spears

Welcome to a Britney Spears fantasy land: the Britney of the past, the Britney we want her to be. Britney...

Alice Mayhew, editor of a who’s who of writers, dies at 87

Alice Mayhew, editor of a who’s who of writers, dies at 87

Alice Mayhew, a widely admired editor who shepherded into print bestsellers by a veritable who’s who of writers—along the way...

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A book so far ahead of its time, it took 87 years to find a publisher

Claude McKay’s novel Romance in Marseille deals with queer love, postcolonialism and the legacy of slavery. It also complicates ideas...

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The ultimate guide to startup success in 2020

Talent acquisition and retention are integral to the success of an organisation. So is the brand image of the employer....

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Up close, there’s more to the Ghent Altarpiece than the Lamb

 The massive work, created from 20 paintings on the front and back of 12 panels, is an astounding work of...

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Searching for strange in a normal, believable world

Author Shreya Sen-Handley recounts stories of ordinary people whose lives have taken a sharp and unusual turn, thus making a...