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5 Jeffrey Archer novels that are a must read

10 May 2022

Lifestyle
5 Jeffrey Archer novels that are a must read

If you are an ardent fan of Jeffrey Archer, then you must be familiar with his amazing collection of short stories, fiction, and non-fiction work.

5 incredible beliefs held by literary great Rabindranath Tagore

09 May 2022

Lifestyle
5 incredible beliefs held by literary great Rabindranath Tagore

Outside the Bengali community in West Bengal and Bangladesh, Rabindranath Tagore is predominantly known as a great poet and the first Asian to win the Nobel Prize.

International Harry Potter Day 2022: Lesser-known facts about the books

May 02 2022

Lifestyle
International Harry Potter Day 2022: Lesser-known facts about the books

A day for Potterheads to rejoice and reread Harry Potter books, International Harry Potter Day came to existence after then British Prime Minister David Cameron's announcement in 2012.

5 novels that created a stir and scandal

28 Apr 2022

Lifestyle
5 novels that created a stir and scandal

Literature is the depiction of life, and life as we know it isn't generous for pretty much most of us.

Top 5 Agatha Christie novels that will leave you stunned

25 Apr 2022

Lifestyle
Top 5 Agatha Christie novels that will leave you stunned

If you enjoy a good mystery read, then you are sure to be an Agatha Christie fan.

Top 5 Sidney Sheldon novels you must read

25 Apr 2022

Lifestyle
Top 5 Sidney Sheldon novels you must read

The "prince of potboilers" might not be here anymore, but Sidney Sheldon's extraordinary works of fiction have kept him alive among his readers.

World Book Day: Celebrating the treasure that lasts a lifetime

23 Apr 2022

Lifestyle
World Book Day: Celebrating the treasure that lasts a lifetime

Reading is a priceless technique to transport to different worlds from wherever you are.

How Human Library makes stories come alive

07 Apr 2022

Lifestyle
How Human Library makes stories come alive

Books not only inform and educate you but also becomes a friend of sorts, a retreat of comfort.

International Children's Book Day 2022: For the love of reading

02 Apr 2022

Lifestyle
International Children's Book Day 2022: For the love of reading

International Children's Book Day (ICBD) is an annual event supported by the International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY), a non-profit organization.

Tolkien Reading Day: Significance, celebrations and more

25 Mar 2022

Lifestyle
Tolkien Reading Day: Significance, celebrations and more

Celebrated every March 25, Tolkien Reading Day is organized by the Tolkien Society which aims to encourage fans to celebrate and promote the works of J.R.R. Tolkien.

5 latest Stephen King novels: Billy Summers and more

26 Feb 2022

Lifestyle
5 latest Stephen King novels: Billy Summers and more

Stephen King is the "King of Horror" and his contribution to contemporary literature and pop culture is known to all.

5 lesser-known book genres gaining popularity

23 Feb 2022

Lifestyle
5 lesser-known book genres gaining popularity

We categorize books roughly into two genres fiction and non-fiction. But within these, there are many more genres that specifically tell a potential reader what to expect.

5 books to keep you company on your next vacation

18 Feb 2022

Lifestyle
5 books to keep you company on your next vacation

To travel far, there is no ship better than a book: Emily Dickinson.

Some beautiful Urdu words and their meaning

16 Feb 2022

Lifestyle
Some beautiful Urdu words and their meaning

Are you smitten by Gulzar's immortal poetry and lyrics?

Valentine's Day: 5 novels to make you fall in love

11 Feb 2022

Lifestyle
Valentine's Day: 5 novels to make you fall in love

If you love all things romantic and are a sucker for tearjerkers, then this one is for you.

5 Amitav Ghosh novels you must read

04 Feb 2022

Lifestyle
5 Amitav Ghosh novels you must read

Winner of the 54th Jnanpith award, India's highest literary honor, and best known for his work in English fiction, Amitav Ghosh is a household name.

Amazon shuts down publishing house Westland Books after five years

02 Feb 2022

India
Amazon shuts down publishing house Westland Books after five years

E-commerce behemoth Amazon on Tuesday announced the closure of Westland, one of the largest publishing houses in India.

5 books that can change your life

21 Jan 2022

Lifestyle
5 books that can change your life

Books can change the way we think. They have the power to unleash a change you didn't know you were capable of.

5 classics to read in your lifetime

10 Jan 2022

Lifestyle
5 classics to read in your lifetime

"We read to know that we are not alone," said noted British writer C.S. Lewis.

6 ways to start reading more

09 Dec 2021

Lifestyle
6 ways to start reading more

Were you once a bookworm but can no longer find the time or energy to pick up a book?

Shortlist of third Gaja Capital Business Book Prize unveiled

22 Sep 2021

Business
Shortlist of third Gaja Capital Business Book Prize unveiled

Azim Premji: The Man Beyond the Billions by Sundeep Khanna and Getting Competitive: A Practitioner's Guide for India by RC Bhargava are among the five non-fiction books on contemporary Indian business that have made it to the shortlist of the third Gaja Capital Business Book Prize.

Wasn't tempted to drop names in memoir 'Unfinished': Priyanka

13 Sep 2021

Entertainment
Wasn't tempted to drop names in memoir 'Unfinished': Priyanka

Actor Priyanka Chopra Jonas on Sunday said she is thrilled that her debut book Unfinished: A Memoir became a worldwide bestseller without being a "salacious" read.

Former Assam DGP brings state's unique landscape alive in anthology

10 Sep 2021

India
Former Assam DGP brings state's unique landscape alive in anthology

Noted writer and former Assam DGP Harekrishna Deka brings alive the unique landscape of the state and different aspects of the society in unforgettable images through 13 of his stories which are part of a new anthology in English.

Paulo Coelho tweets photo of Kerala autorickshaw named 'The Alchemist'

06 Sep 2021

India
Paulo Coelho tweets photo of Kerala autorickshaw named 'The Alchemist'

Pradeep, an auto driver in Kerala, had never imagined that printing the name of Paulo Coelho in English and one of his bestsellers The Alchemist in Malayalam behind his three-wheeler would make him famous.

Debut authors dominate 2021 JCB Prize longlist

06 Sep 2021

India
Debut authors dominate 2021 JCB Prize longlist

The 2021 JCB Prize longlist that was announced on Monday is dominated by debut novels with six out of the 10 nominated books being written by first time authors.

Teenage YouTuber Prarthna Batra pens debut book

28 Aug 2021

India
Teenage YouTuber Prarthna Batra pens debut book

Seventeen-year-old YouTuber Prarthna Batra discusses the salient tools and mantras for young individuals to achieve success in her book, which is set to release in December.

Academician Nitin Pai's debut book to release next year

10 Aug 2021

India
Academician Nitin Pai's debut book to release next year

Noted academician Nitin Pai's maiden book, Nitopadesha: Moral Tales for Good Citizens will release next year, publishing house Westland announced on Tuesday.

'The Earthspinner': Anuradha Roy's next to hit stands next month

05 Aug 2021

Entertainment
'The Earthspinner': Anuradha Roy's next to hit stands next month

Award-winning novelist Anuradha Roy's next book, a story about the changing ways of loving and living in the modern world, will release on September 3, publishing house Hachette India announced on Thursday.

Dinesh Vijan acquires film rights of 'Club You To Death'

05 Jul 2021

Entertainment
Dinesh Vijan acquires film rights of 'Club You To Death'

Producer Dinesh Vijan's Maddock Films has acquired the audiovisual rights of author Anuja Chauhan's sixth book, murder mystery Club You To Death.

Penguin to publish two new titles by author Anees Salim

18 Jun 2021

Entertainment
Penguin to publish two new titles by author Anees Salim

Penguin Random House India on Friday announced the acquisition of two new titles by award-winning contemporary writer Anees Salim.

Autobiography an honest tell-all tale about my life: Neena Gupta

14 Jun 2021

Entertainment
Autobiography an honest tell-all tale about my life: Neena Gupta

Veteran actor-director Neena Gupta on Monday said that her autobiography Sach Kahun Toh is an honest tell-all tale about her life, chronicling her professional highs and personal lows.

Single-mother with menstrual superpowers to lead Emilia Clarke's debut comic-book

10 Jun 2021

Entertainment
Single-mother with menstrual superpowers to lead Emilia Clarke's debut comic-book

Our Khaleesi now wants to spread her dragon wings!

Ronnie Screwvala to share life's lessons in new book

02 Jun 2021

Entertainment
Ronnie Screwvala to share life's lessons in new book

Film producer Ronnie Screwvala will share stories, failures, and personal learnings from his career in his new book, Skill It, Kill It: Struggles, Sacrifices, and Success in Your Life and Career.

Neena Gupta's autobiography to release on June 14

21 May 2021

Entertainment
Neena Gupta's autobiography to release on June 14

Veteran actor-director Neena Gupta's tell-all autobiography Sach Kahun Toh will hit the stands on June 14, publisher Penguin Random House India announced on Friday.

Renowned Tamil writer K Rajanarayanan passes away at 98

18 May 2021

India
Renowned Tamil writer K Rajanarayanan passes away at 98

Renowned Tamil writer, novelist, and the recipient of Sahitya Akademi award K Rajanarayanan, popularly known as Ki Ra died in Puducherry on Monday, family sources said.

Kalki Koechlin working on maiden book 'Elephant In The Womb'

08 May 2021

Entertainment
Kalki Koechlin working on maiden book 'Elephant In The Womb'

Actor Kalki Koechlin is making her debut as an author with an illustrated non-fiction book on motherhood, publisher Penguin Random House India (PRHI) announced on Saturday.

5-year-old Indian-American reads 36 books in 105 minutes; sets record

11 Apr 2021

World
5-year-old Indian-American reads 36 books in 105 minutes; sets record

A five-year-old Indian-American girl has set a record for reading the maximum number of books non-stop.

Rajasthan State Textbook Board, publishing house booked over anti-Islam content

18 Mar 2021

India
Rajasthan State Textbook Board, publishing house booked over anti-Islam content

The Rajasthan State Textbook Board and the owner of a publishing house have been booked for hurting religious sentiments over a reference to Islamist terrorism in a political science textbook, police said on Thursday.

#CareerBytes: What are the best-recommended books for CA aspirants?

10 Oct 2019

Career
#CareerBytes: What are the best-recommended books for CA aspirants?

Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the toughest and most sought-after professional courses in the country.

#CareerBytes: Preparing for GATE 2020? Here are some must-read books

07 Oct 2019

Career
#CareerBytes: Preparing for GATE 2020? Here are some must-read books

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is one of the most competitive exams for engineering graduates.

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