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World War I was a long and brutal military confrontation between the major powers of the early 20th century, fought across the trenches ..
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Here is a gripping account of one of the most sensational crimes of recent times involving the plunder of India's cultural treasures ..
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The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) revels in being in the public eye, and reaps the advantages that come with it. Public scrutiny, however, ..
In a tell-all memoir that justifies its title "Full Disclosure", porn star Stormy Daniels makes stunning claims about US ..
About a decade ago, the European Commission, troubled perhaps by the not-so-positive perception it has in India, decided to set up ..
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A discussion by space scientists on a giant condom as a raincoat for an Indian rocket; the late President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam as an ..
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This tiny book - its prose poignant and illustrations beautiful - may come across as a light read, but is intimate in its moment and ..
American interest in South Asian countries (particularly India) - which deepened after the British decolonization in 1947, in search ..
Yuval Noah Harari, the million-copy bestselling author of "Sapiens" and "Homo Deus", has returned with "21 ..
Spymaster Amar Bhushan's first book, "Escape to Nowhere", based on the defection of a senior RAW officer to the US, was ..
Adi Shankara was undoubtedly one of the greatest men the subcontinent ever saw. A man of brilliant mind, his compositions and achievements ..
Former Detroit police officer Alex McKnight tangles with the FBI in Steve Hamilton's compelling thriller "Dead Man Running ..
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The FBI's hunt for a serial killer fuels Ellison Cooper's intense debut that introduces FBI special agent and neuroscientist ..
A new, posthumously published collection of essays by Peter Mayle takes readers back to the idyllic, slow-paced and occasionally befuddling ..
In "Safe Houses," author Dan Fesperman superbly melds a character-strong espionage thriller with a suspenseful mystery that ..
Canadian author Sheena Kamal continues to show how cultural touchstones reverberate into adulthood in her intriguing look at Vancouver ..
"A Steep Price" (Thomas & Mercer), by Robert Dugoni Two young women who have been friends forever have plans to go to ..
Nightmares left Gurmeet Singh aka Goldy like a restless soul trapped inside a listless body since he was five years old. Two men and ..
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New Delhi: Theirs has been the most vicious of all relations -- one was a former chief of India's RAW and the other of Pakistan's ..
Last male heir of the Anderson family, Donald Anderson, son of the iconic Kenneth Anderson, hunter and jungle story teller, leaves ..
A special agent for the FBI works to bring down a sex trafficking ring with origins in Russia in Raymond Benson's latest crime ..
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"Macbeth" is a modern-day drug-war, power-struggle, double-cross, lawmen-versus-gangsters recast of Shakespeare's Scottish ..