Books

Ranveer Singh: The Lion King

Scene 1: Afternoon. Novotel Mumbai, Juhu Beach Ranveer Singh doesn’t walk into a room, he makes an entry. Preferably with a portable speaker in hand. It’s a signature of sorts. On his first meeting with…


Turning the page

What I Read in 2018 – The Harrapan’s Hotlist Vineet Bajpai is the author of Kashi: Secret of the Black Temple as well as the ‘Harappa trilogy’ (the final novel is awaited). SapiensA Brief History…




Love and Loss in an Apartment | Book Review

It’s a Bollywood love story. Jewish Juliet Abraham falls for the Hindu Rahul Abhiram at a catering school in Ahmedabad. The families are against the match. Juliet is sent to Israel, but Rahul follows her…


Of Guilt and Horror | Books

Look! It is winter in Prague” and with those six, finely judged, opening words, the scene is set. It is Gothic gloom all the way, as author Sarah Perry leads the reader along a series…


Beyond Binary | Interview

Nandini Krishnan, in her second book, Invisible Men, writes about females who identify as males, referred to as transmasculine people. A community so marginalised that people often don’t know they exist. She spoke with Prachi…



Book review: The Scent of God

Sharanya Manivannan is a poet at heart. She has published two books of poetry (Witchcraft and The Altar of the Only World), of course. But her prose, too, is ceaselessly lyrical. It’s best not to…


12 books that CEOs think you should read in 2019

If you’re a founder or aspiring entrepreneur, perhaps you’re looking to round out your reading list for 2019 with a few inspiring business reads. We asked entrepreneurs to offer their book recommendations for the new…