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Oct 18, 2019
Laal Kaptaan movie review: Saif Ali Khan throws himself into a Naga sadhu role in an overwritten, underdeveloped filmLaal Kaptaan had all the pieces to craft an effectual Indian western but it falters on a visually over-told story.
May 14, 2019
Uzma Aslam Khan on The Miraculous True History of Nomi Ali, imagining the unimaginable with historical fictionUzma Aslam Khan's fifth novel The Miraculous True History of Nomi Ali is a sensitively crafted alternate perspective of history. In this interview, Khan talks about her inspirations and shares an excerpt from the book.
Jan 21, 2019
How Lakshmibai became Rani of Jhansi: Read an excerpt from Moupia Basu's book, The Queen's Last SaluteRead an excerpt from The Queen's Last Salute, Moupia Basu's book on the Rani of Jhansi, before the release of Kangana Ranaut's Manikarnika
Jan 12, 2019
The One Who Had Two Lives: Read an excerpt from Meenakshi Reddy Madhavan's book on AmbaThe story of Amba and her two sisters is one of the most interesting ones in the Mahabharata, and is retold in The One Who Had Two Lives
Jun 08, 2018
Amish Tripathi's new historical fiction based on semi-legendary UP king Raja Suheldev, to release on 16 JulyTitled Suheldev & The Battle of Bahraich, the book will be a part of a new series — Indic Chronicles.
Nov 28, 2017
Padmavati would be saddened by violence perpetrated in her name, says author of new book on queenAnuja Chandramouli's book traces the events that led up to Padmavati's self-immolation (jauhar) in the face of Alauddin Khilji's invasion, and narrates the story of "a remarkable woman who lived gently, loved passionately, and embraced her destiny with unmatched courage"
Oct 26, 2017
Game of Thrones fans, here's why Outlander needs to be on your must-watch list (if it isn't already)Now midway through its third season, Outlander continues to add to its well-entrenched fan base — and with good reason
Sep 05, 2017
Empire: Read an excerpt from Devi Yesodharan's historical fiction tale, based on the Chola dynastyDevi Yesodharan's historical fiction novel Empire is as full of adrenaline-pumping action, as it is with authentic detailing of the Chola dynasty
Oct 02, 2016
If Kasturba Gandhi kept a secret diary, would it be anything like this new book on her?Neelima Adhaar has written a fictional account of India’s 'first first lady', the wife of the Father of the Nation, Kasturba Gandhi, in what is the subversive equivalent of flipping the chalkboard to read the other side
Jun 18, 2016
Book review: 'Urnabhih' by Sumedha V Ojha brings Chandragupta Maurya's reign to lifeThis historical fiction novel outlines a thrilling story, set during Chandragupta Maurya's times