Harry Potter is back in new JK Rowling story

Harry Potter is back in new JK Rowling story

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 18:30

Harry Potter is back mysterious, married, and going gray.

`Nazaqat` book review: Worth making a movie about

`Nazaqat` book review: Worth making a movie about

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 18:24

A woman oriented novel can go wrong in many ways. Many a times the author deviates and starts to focus on the cliched expectations of a novel rather than the character and the plot itself. With `Nazaqat` that mistake is avoided well by writer Sasha H Singhal. A drama thriller based on the life of the fictional Nazaqat, the book is a rather good read, with certain flaws.

A twilight, amoral world: Some Cold War spy fiction

A twilight, amoral world: Some Cold War spy fiction

Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 21:21

Think espionage and the first image flashing in your mind will be of a suave, smartly-clad "secret agent" pulling off the most complex mission single-handed.

Scarlett Johansson wins book defamation lawsuit

Scarlett Johansson wins book defamation lawsuit

Last Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014, 15:07

Actress Scarlett Johansson will be paid compensation worth 1980 pounds by an author for `hurtful` depiction of a character, based on the star, in his novel.

Coffee table book on President to be released

Coffee table book on President to be released

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 14:49

New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee will receive the first copy of a coffee table book, First Citizen: Pranab Mukherjee in Rashtrapati Bhavan on Wednesday, an official release said Tuesday.

A Civil War Trilogy: Resurrecting heroes, rescuing reputations

A Civil War Trilogy: Resurrecting heroes, rescuing reputations

Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 08:27

So many people accomplish heroic deeds but only a handful persist in public consciousness for any appreciable level of time before getting forgotten.

Hinduism pundits or Hindu baiters?

Hinduism pundits or Hindu baiters?

Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 08:26

This book is a compilation of the Hindu anger that followed questionable scholarship on Hinduism studies in the US, primarily by those linked to the powerful American Academy of Religion.

Poland`s Wroclaw city named 2016 World Book Capital

Poland`s Wroclaw city named 2016 World Book Capital

Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 15:07

Poland`s Wroclaw city will be the World Book Capital (WBC) for 2016 in recognition of its promoting the publishing and bookselling industries, Unesco said Thursday.

Entries invited for Shakti Bhatt First Book prize

Entries invited for Shakti Bhatt First Book prize

Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 08:34

The Shakti Bhatt Foundation has invited entries for the 2014 Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize, the organisers said Wednesday.

Must read books to get over a break-up

Must read books to get over a break-up

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 08:41

Grab a book to mend a broken heart. Try ‘The Breakup Bible’ or ‘The Power of Now’ if you`ve faced a rough patch in your love life.

Kristen Stewart threatened to sue Joan Rivers over new book

Kristen Stewart threatened to sue Joan Rivers over new book

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 08:53

Joan Rivers has claimed that Kristen Stewart threatened to sue her for suggesting that the young actress got movie roles by having affairs with her directors in her new book.

Amitabh Bachchan launches IPS officers book in Mumbai

Amitabh Bachchan launches IPS officers book in Mumbai

Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 19:53

Amitabh Bachchan recently launched the book `Quantum Siege`, penned by Additional Commissioner of Police, Mumbai, Brijesh Singh at an event in Mumbai.