RAHUL PANDITA

  • Ravi Subramaniam wins his third Crossword Book award in popular category December 9, 2013

    Mumbai: Crossword, the leading bookstore chain, presented the 12th edition of its popular books award with Ravi Subramaniam, called by the Wall Street Journal as John Grisham of banking, bagging a hattrick under the popular category. The 12th edition Crossword Book Award 2013 saw an impressive response from the...
  • Rahul Pandita On Kashmir and its Stories March 5, 2013

    Rahul Pandita talks to Forbes India about why he wrote Our Moon Has Blood Clots, and why more such books should come out of the Kashmir Valley Peter Griffin: Rahul, tell us about your new book. Rahul Pandita: My book is called Our Moon Has Blood Clots. And it's a memoir on...
  • Kashmiri Pandits paid a price for upholding the national flag and religious freedom: Rahul Pandita February 26, 2013

    Rahul Pandita was fourteen years old in 1990 when he was forced to leave his home in Srinagar along with his family, who were Kashmiri Pandits: the Hindu minority within a Muslim- majority Kashmir that was becoming increasingly agitated with the cries of Azadi from India. The heartbreaking story of...
  • Vidhu Vinod recalls troubled time in Kashmir February 6, 2013

    Mumbai: Launching author Rahul Pandita's book 'Our Moon has Blood Clots', a memoir of atrocities suffered by the Hindu Pandits in Kashmir in 1990 and of their exodus from the Valley, filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra recalled how his family too had to flee from their house in Kashmir. "For me, this...
  • Book review: 'Hello, Bastar' September 8, 2011

    This is a book ripe with promise. Rahul Pandita has done something few others have the dedication or courage to do: Spend time with Naxalites somewhere along the MaharashtraChhattisgarh border getting a glimpse into their lives and ways. Heady stuff. But don't let the adrenaline rush in just yet....