Saturday, February 23, 2019
Author: Abhishek Goswami Poetry has its own set of literary aficionados, who like to delve into eloquent verses, meaningful poesies and serious balladry. Poems also form an emotional connect with the reader’s heart, due to their lucid and graphic expressiveness. It becomes all the more better if they talk about...
Let’s accept this. Often in the brightest lights of the bigger achievements, many other accomplishments, which while not as dazzling as the former but equally luminous in their own, go unnoticed. Their contribution in the field may or may not appear in the ornamental bits that hang at the...
Author - Freny Manecksha Set in the once-fabled land of Kashmir, Behold, I Shine moves beyond male voices and focuses, instead, on what the struggle means for the Valley’s women and children—those whose husbands remain untraceable; whose mothers are half-widows; those who have confronted the wrath of ‘Ikhwanis’, or the scrutiny...
Authors: Vikas Trivedi & Smita Agarwal The book “The Hidden Spark” can be described by its readers as a motivational read, a treasure trove of inspiration, a self-help book and so much more. But for me, this came out as an exceptional self-development book, in which the readers can actively...
Rajinder Ranjha’s rise to popularity has been special in more than one way. A loner by nature, it was not very easy for his work to find acceptance in a place like Jammu. On top of that, the busy schedule of this hardworking guy would spare him lesser than...
Author: Siddhartha Gigoo and Varad Sharma Twenty-five years ago, in the winter of 1990, about four hundred thousand Pandits of Kashmir were forced to leave Kashmir, their homeland, to save their lives when militancy erupted there. Even today, they continue to live as ‘internally displaced migrants’ in their own country. While most...
Author: Ishan Majumdar Mystery thrillers involving the corporate world pique the interest of many general readers, for they get a sneak peek into many hitherto unknown facets of big corporations and their obscure perplexities. With the setting being the Indian corporate sector, the author Ishan Majumdar comes with his book...
Each success story contains at least few common ingredients in the recipe of making it successful- the passion, the dedication and the perseverance. Our protagonist  has to be the epitome of these three adjectives- passionate, dedicated and firm, like none else. Building on her passion, Kiran Kanchan has slowly...
Author- Josef Korbel On 15 August, 1947, two countries, India and Pakistan had their independence thrust upon them in a somewhat urgent and not completely orderly manner. It was not that the peoples of these two new-born countries had not been agitating for independence as indeed they had for many years, sometimes...
Author: Maniissh Aroraa There are books that one reads to be cruised into the realms of intellectuality. There are books that one reads to be hurtled down into the lanes of light-hearted moorings. And then there are books that being fictions and yet simple, make one segue into the streams...