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2000 file photo: Pulitzer Prize-winning author Herman Wouk. (AP Photo/Douglas L. Benc Jr.)

Pulitzer winner Herman Wouk, author of Caine Mutiny, Winds of War dies at 103

Herman Wouk, the versatile, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of million-selling novels "The Caine Mutiny" and "The Winds of War", died on Friday at 103.

Published on 18th May 2019
Jokha Alharthi

Omani author Jokha al-Harthi is first Arabic-language writer to win Booker International Prize

Omani author Jokha al-Harthi won the prestigious Man Booker International Prize on Tuesday for "Celestial Bodies".

Published on 22nd May 2019
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"We wanted to challenge the fundamental assumption that Raavan is a monstrous man," author Amish on Raavan Enemy Of Aryavarta

Author Amish talks about how Raavan is a highly misunderstood character in modern times, and why he wanted to portray an objective image of one of the greatest villains in Indian mythology

Published on 23rd July 2019
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The Girl in Room 105: Chetan Bhagat on his new novel and changing genres

The paperback phenom is at it again! With a hip movie-style trailer for a book promo and a brand new genre-bending novel, we catch up with the Indian king of urban contemporary fiction

Published on 14th September 2018
Conundrum: Subhas Bose’s Life After Death

Chandrachur Ghose & Anuj Dhar's new book attempts to unravel the mystery surrounding Netaji's death   

Conundrum: Subhas Bose’s Life After Death consists of declassified documents The Justice Manoj Kumar Mukherjee Commission of Enquiry 

Published on 15th May 2019
On the work front, Emilia was last seen on the big screen in the 2019 romantic comedy film Last Christmas

Emilia Clarke to play Irish author Constance Lloyd, who was married to Oscar Wilde, in an upcoming film by Sophie Hyde

The film marks Sophie’s follow-up to her 2022 film Good Luck to You, Leo Grande

Published on 1st November 2022
Queen Elizabeth II first rode a horse at the age of 3

Did you know that Queen Elizabeth II had a fascination with horse racing?

Horse racing was the big sporting fascination of the queen, who died on Thursday at the age of 96

Published on 11th September 2022
Salman Rushdie was reportedly attacked while he about going to give a lecture on stage at New York

Author Salman Rushdie attacked on lecture stage in New York

Media sources witnessed a man allegedly storm the stage at the Chautauqua Institution and begin punching and trying to stab Salman as he was being introduced

Published on 12th August 2022
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Author Nandita Chakraborty opens up about her Dirty Little Secrets

The book is a memoir about the journey of her life where she compares life with an adventure

Published on 20th July 2022
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Twitter tests new feature to let two users co-author a tweet

Cotweets will allow two accounts to co-author a tweet and both to be tagged in a single tweet.

Published on 10th July 2022
Consumers can tip the staff or pay service fees by choice.

Restaurants are now banned from forcing customers to pay service charges

The order issued by the Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) on July 4 noted that hotels and restaurants are banned from adding service charges by default in bills

Published on 4th July 2022
Kubbra Sait

Kubbra Sait reveals getting an abortion after a one-night-stand and opens up about being molested by a family friend, in a new book

The actress says she has no regrets as she wasn’t ready to be a mother

Published on 2nd July 2022
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Kolkata authors join in for an insightful conversation on literature at Oxford Bookstore

The event will also witness novelist Saikat Majumdar talk about his latest book

Published on 25th June 2022
Anuradha Vijayakrishnan

The language of poems

In The Who-Am-I-Bird by Anuradha Vijayakrishnan, a complex world comes alive, where words ebb and flow

Published on 22nd June 2022

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