Editor | Fiction How would have the Ramayana unfolded if the hero was Sita, and not Rama? What could Sita have been without Rama? Spending her last days in a remote ashram, a tired and greying Sita can’t help but wonder, ‘What if . . . ?’ What if she hadn’t married Rama? What if
Month: July 2019
By A Correspondent Bloomsbury Children’s Books has announced The Triwizard Tournament as the theme for Harry Potter Book Night 2020. Make a date in your diary as Harry Potter Book Night returns for a sixth year on Thursday 6th February 2020. The Triwizard Tournament is a breathtaking and pivotal event in the Harry Potter journey.
Editor | Children’s Books Kabir doesn’t fit in. Not in the wintry hill town he lives in, and not in his school, where the lines are always straight. Backed into a corner with no way out, Kabir vanishes. With every adult’s nightmare now coming true, finding this flyaway boy will mean understanding who he really
Editor | Wellness Do you feel like you never have enough time or energy to get things done? Are you stressed and exhausted just thinking about work? Are you getting to the point where you dread Monday mornings? These are some of the tell-tale signs of burnout which, if not addressed, can wreck careers and
Editor |Business The journey of KS Dhingra is nothing short of extraordinary. He lost his father at an early stage and worked in a small shop in Amritsar that sold paints. Starting from there, KS Dhingra established Berger – India’s second largest paints company and became one of the richest people in India. Their journey
A Correspondent New Delhi: Penguin Random House India has announced the forthcoming publication of a ground-breaking book by one of India’s leading business leaders and change-makers, Natarajan Chandrasekaran, Chairman, Tata Sons. Titled Bridgital Nation: Solving Technology’s People Problem, this book has been co-authored by Roopa Purushothaman, Chief Economist and Head of Policy Advocacy, Tata Sons.
Editor | Non-fiction Plastic Emotions is inspired by the life of Minette de Silva—a forgotten feminist icon and one of the most important figures of twentieth-century architecture. In a gripping and lyrical story, Shiromi Pinto paints a complex picture of de Silva, charting her affair with the infamous Swiss modernist Le Corbusier and her efforts
Editor | Non-fiction Former Procter & Gamble Vice President for IT and Shared Services, Tony Saldanha gives you the keys to a successful digital transformation: a proven five stage model and a disciplined process for executing it. Digital transformation is more important than ever now that we’re in the Fourth Industrial Revolution, where the lines
Editor | Non-fiction Drawing on his family’s own experience emigrating from India to Britain and America, and years of reporting around the world, Suketu Mehta subjects the worldwide anti-immigrant backlash to withering scrutiny. The West, he argues, is being destroyed not by immigrants but by the fear of immigrants. He juxtaposes the phony narratives of
Editor | Fiction Umuahia, Nigeria. Chinonso, a young poultry farmer, sees a woman attempting to jump to her death from a highway bridge. Horrified by her recklessness, Chinonso joins her on the roadside and hurls two of his most prized chickens into the water below to demonstrate the severity of the fall. The woman, Ndali,