Review

  • DRS lessons from the Ashes opener

    Reverse Swing |  Suresh Menon
    The two most important lessons from the Ashes opener in Trent Bridge are: a) there is nothing wrong with the DRS technology and b) we...

  • Book review of 'Flame: The Inspiring Life of My Mother Shahnaz Husain'

    Hindustani awaaz |  Rakhshanda Jalil
    Engaged at 14, married at 16, mother to a little girl at 17, Shahnaz Husain's life is an inspiration to those who passionately want to...

  • Scoundrels of new India

    Bloody Mary |  Sagarika Ghose
    Shobhaa De's new novel 'Sethji' is a rattling good read Long before chronicling urban India became intellectually fashionable and literary tomes were written on ...

  • Book of the Month: 'The Temple-Goers'

    Borgub's Lair |  Amrita Tripathi
    Where to start with Aatish Taseer's The Temple-Goers? I've already read one review with its knives sharpened, and a couple of others that are way...

  • Summer reading

    Borgub's Lair |  Amrita Tripathi
    What are you reading this summer? I made the most wonderful (belated) discoveries till date! The Brief and Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by the...