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Jun 26, 2017
Harry Potter: 20 years since Philosopher's Stone, JK Rowling's magical universe has expanded — and howThe first Harry Potter book was published 20 years ago on 26 June 1997.
Jun 25, 2017
JK Rowling's Harry Potter franchise turns 20: How the books inculcated love for reading in childrenTwenty years ago, JK Rowling spelled Allohomora and opened gates to the wizarding world of Harry Potter. The first book was published on 26 June 1997.
Apr 25, 2017
Chetan Bhagat's book in Delhi University syllabus: Does Five Point Someone qualify as good literature?Chetan Bhagat has reason to be delighted. His book, Five Point Someone, will soon be part of the English literature syllabus in Delhi University in the Popular Fiction category.
Mar 05, 2017
The 250-crore Necropolis: Welcome to the Indian Council of Philosophical ResearchEach year, the Humanities World Report laments that the paltry 6-7 crores annual budget allotted to the Indian Council of Philosophical Research is evidence that the humanities in India 'are inadequately supported'
Oct 02, 2016
Indians must take back control of the narrative about ourselves from alien handsA complete and thorough reform of Education needs to occur, starting at the primary level. In other words, we must take back control of the narrative about ourselves from alien hands.
Oct 01, 2016
How the socio-political, cultural narrative about India set in motion in the Colonial era, persistsHow was it that a race/nation that came to India as supplicants seeking permission to trade with us ended up as our imperial overlords? And what have been the continuing consequences of the same
Jul 31, 2016
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child review: JK Rowling casts a neat time-travel spell with this eighth bookWith Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, JK Rowling pulls off a neat little magic trick involving time travel -- both in terms of the plot, and the trip she takes readers on
May 22, 2013
First annotated edition of Harry Potter auctioned for 150,000 poundsA unique first edition of "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" annotated by author J.K. Rowling has sold for a record 150,000 pounds at a London charity auction, Sotheby's said on Tuesday.
Apr 16, 2012
Women more moral than men: researchThe study, by a leading philosopher, showed that females are more likely to make decisions based on how they impact on others.