Day: November 20, 2019

In Road to Mekong, Piya Bahadur recounts the awesome trip through southeast Asia

Editor | Non-fiction For fifty-six days, four women left their ‘regular lives’, homes, families and comfort, to ride their motorbikes through scenic landscapes, inhospitable terrain and diverse communities. In this process, they covered 17,000 kilometres and rode through six countries. What inspired them to follow this dangerous, and at times maddening, adventure trail? In Road

Uparwali Chai, the cookbook for this holiday season

Editor | Food In her new book, Pamela Timms reveals all her secrets to over 100 original dishes inspired by Indian ingredients and tailored to suit the desi kitchen. From Saffron and Chocolate Macarons to Apricot and Jaggery Upside Down Cake, from Nan Khatai and Spiced Date, Jaggery and Walnut Scones to Rooh Afza Layer

Taran Khan traces her steps in Shadow City: A Woman Walks Kabul

Editor | Non-fiction When Indian journalist Taran Khan arrives in Kabul in 2006, she imagines it as a return to the land her forebears hailed from centuries ago. It is a city both familiar and unknown. She finds an unexpected guide in her grandfather who – despite never visiting the city – knows it intimately