Priyanka Chopra

Priyanka Chopra's memoir 'Unfinished' to release on Feb 9

Priyanka Chopra Jonas very aptly sums up her life thus: "I am a product of ..

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'Ghalib: A Wilderness at My Doorstep' opens a new window to the renowned poet
Soni Somarajan
Wheelchair-bound man rewrites life through poetry; publishes first book
Guru Dutt
'Guru Dutt: An Unfinished Story' a richly layered account of a troubled genius
Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Writing helped me identify myself: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Reading about the Kohinoor diamond and how it was taken by the British from Maharaja Dalip Singh and given to Queen Victoria, writer ..

karimbuzha Raman

'Vijayagadha' - A handbook for aspiring entrepreneurs

The debut book of international trainer and mentor-motivator Karimpuzha Raman has been published. Titled 'Vijayagadha,' the ..

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Stephen Alter's 'Wild Himalaya' wins environmental award at Canadian festival

New Delhi: Prolific writer Stephen Alter has won the prestigious Mountain Environment and Natural History Award at the Banff Mountain ..

Mizhavu maestro

'Mizhavu' maestro Easwaranunni pens books for future generation

Wadakkancherry (Thrissur): Percussion maestro Kalamandalam Easwaranunni is on a mission to regain the lost popularity of the works ..

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'Pandemic a time for humanity to change its very basic philosophy'

New Delhi: The coronavirus pandemic has endangered our basic human rights and liberties and taught us that it is time to change our ..

Gauri Khan and Shah Rukh Khan

'My Life in Design': Gauri Khan announces her debut book

New Delhi: Celebrated interior designer and film producer Gauri Khan will make her debut as an author with a book about her journey ..

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Quarantine - A collection of stories by leading authors as wedding gift for daughter

Palakkad: A book stall owner in Koottanad arranged quite a different gift for his friends who could not attend the wedding of his daughter ..

Save your family and self from viruses

How to boost your immunity to fight COVID-19, tells new book

As the focus shifts to India and its rising number of Covid-19 cases, a new book suggests ways to boost immunity and overcome fear ..

Pope Francis

Pope Francis offers a beacon of hope amid COVID outbreak

Just when it seemed there was no end to the woes caused by the coronavirus pandemic, there are words of solace from Pope Francis who ..

Sunil Parameshwaran books

Sunil Parameshwaran's fantasy thrillers available in Mathrubhumi Books

Fantasy thriller novels penned by noted author and screenwriter Sunil Parameshwaran are available in Mathrubhumi Books website. The ..

Parveen Babi

Book on Parveen Babi to chronicle person behind 'myth and gossip'

Mumbai: A book on yesteryear star Parveen Babi, which aims to shed light on her professional highs and lows, battle with mental health ..

Tharoorosaurus

Shashi Tharoor comes up with 'Tharoorosaurus', compilation of bombastic words introduced by him

MP Shashi Tharoor has a reputation for verbosity. The long and unfamiliar words he uses in different contexts often go viral on social ..

Mt Bromo in Indonesia

Keralite pens photo book capturing beauty of Indonesian volcano Mt Bromo

Thenhipalam (Malappuram): A Keralite has penned a book that describes the wild beauty of Mount Bromo, an active volcano near East Java ..

Adhene Elizabeth Jolly

Adhene, a student of class X, is already a poet; publishes first book with 88 poems

Kalamassery (Kochi): Adhene Elizabeth Jolly is a student of class 10, but she has already penned over 100 poems in English. She started ..

Mary Trump book

Mary Trump's book offers devastating portrayal of her uncle Donald Trump

New York: President Donald Trump's niece offered a devastating portrayal of him in a book that credits a “perfect storm of ..

Susan Abulhawa

A revealing look into the soul of a tormented Palestinian girl

Susan Abulhawa was born to refugees of the Six Day War of 1967, when her family's land was seized and Israel captured what remained ..

Halsey

Singer-songwriter Halsey announces her debut poetry book

New York: American singer and songwriter Halsey on Thursday announced her debut poetry book "I Would Leave Me If I Could" ..

Milton

Milton rabbit and friends explain about COVID-19 to kids in new book

New Delhi: Recognising the complexities that come with understanding the coronavirus disease to the younger generation, a Danish ..

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India's forgotten war with China

New Delhi: The only India-China conflict that remains etched in our collective memory is the 1962 war, which India tragically lost ..

Nihshanka Roy and Checkmate

Chess champion Nihshanka Debroy talks about his debut novel 'Checkmate'

Remember the 1977 Satyajit Ray classic "Satranj ke Khiladi" based on Munshi Premchand's short story about two noblemen ..

Benyamin

In contemporary times, writing is a political activity: Benyamin

For him, it is important that the tales he decides to tell not only relate but also 'belong' to him in multiple ways. And while ..

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'The End Of October' ominously prescient of COVID-19

Doomsday theories have been flying thick and fast ever since the spread of the deadly coronavirus pandemic that has affected close ..

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'My Son's Inheritance': An eye-opening myth-buster

For generations, it has been drilled into Indians right from their school days onward that non-violence is the essence of the nation's ..

Butterfly Effect

Indian novel published in 2018 parallels deadly coronavirus outbreak

New Delhi: An Indian novel published in 2018 and set in various parts of Asia and Europe was uncannily prescient about the possibilities ..

Nidhi Dugar Kundalia

'White as Milk and Rice' tells you to empathize with India's isolated tribes

The book "White as Milk and Rice - Stories of India's Isolated Tribes" penned by Nidhi Dugar Kundalia is an intriguing ..

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Dry Fasting can empower the body, nourish the soul

New Delhi: In the olden days, people ate early because there was hardly any light after sunset. Their next meal would only be after ..

Eating with History

Eating with History; Ancient Trade Influenced Cuisines of Kerala – is full of foreign-influenced rec

‘Eating with History: Ancient Trade Influenced Cuisines of Kerala’ is an invaluable compendium of a culinary tradition ..

Black warrant

'Black Warrant': A compilation of unheard stories of Tihar

New Delhi: Sunil Gupta, who retired as law officer of Tihar Jail in 2016, has penned down unheard stories of the prison in his book ..

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Travelogue by MV Shreyams Kumar to be released at TVM

A collection of over 35 travelogues titled ‘Yathra Parayathe’ penned by Mathrubhumi Joint Managing Director M. V. Shreyams ..

Rajasree R novel

1st edition sold out before release; Rajasree’s novel to be released on Nov 1 in Kozhikode

The novel ‘Kalyaniyennum Dakshayaniyennum Peraya Randu Sthreekalude Katha’ written by Dr. R. Rajasree was already popular ..

Ajay P Mangattu

Within 3 months of publishing, 10th edition of ‘Soosannayude Grandhappura’ to be out

Kozhikode: ‘Soosannayude Grandhappura’ is the debut novel of journalist and literary critic Ajay P. Mangad. The critically ..

Brad Smith new book

Make data open, accessible as electricity, Microsoft President demands in new book

At a time when there are calls to break tech giants like Facebook and Google, Microsoft President Brad Smith has a solution: To ensure ..

India was poster child for IMF

India has been 'poster child' for IMF, says new book

New Delhi: India has been a "poster child" for the International Monetary Fund (IMF), as all of the three IMF programmes ..

Sridevi

Actress Sridevi’s life to be portrayed in book; to hit stands in October

New Delhi: On cinema legend Sridevi's 56th birth anniversary, Penguin Random House India have announced a book on the life of the ..

Katy Yocom

Ranthambore's most famous tiger ‘Machali’ inspires a book on human survival

New Delhi: At a time of increasing man-animal conflict comes a heart-warming tale of two families - one human, one tiger - following ..

The Modern Monk

Book on Swami Vivekananda to get screen adaptation

Mumbai: "The Modern Monk", a book about Swami Vivekananada's relevance to present-day life and times, is set to be ..

self help guide to weight loss

Actress Anushka Shetty co-authors self-help guide to weight loss

New Delhi: It's easy to wait for a magic weight-loss pill as many online advertisements tend to promise customers than to alter ..

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'Hannibal' author's sixth thriller to release tomorrow

New Delhi: The creator of the widely-familiar fictional character Hannibal Lecter, which featured in the Oscar-winning "Silence ..

Book on Virat Kohli

Book on Virat Kohli's success slated to release soon

New Delhi: An upcoming book will spell the life story of India's cricket team captain Virat Kohli as he went from being the chubby-cheeked ..

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India to be guest of honour at Abu Dhabi book fair

Abu Dhabi: India will be the guest of honour at the 29th edition of the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair that will be held in the ..

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Do werewolves really exist? A detective finds bizarre truths in his mission

‘The Department of Sensitive Crimes’ penned by Alexander McCall Smith and published by Hachette is a thriller that centres ..

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‘Bells of Shangri-La’: Spy in monk's disguise and more tales from forbidden land

The non-fiction book ‘Bells of Shangri-La: Scholars, Spies, Invaders in Tibet’ penned by Parimal Bhattacharya and published ..

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New book on manual scavenging enlightens young-adults

In a slim picture-book targeted at young-adult readers, and dedicated to "all the rationality left in the world", Scholastics ..

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'Tibetans extremely successful in retaining their ancestral way of life'

New Delhi: Even in the face of "extraordinary pressure to assimilate with the host populations", Tibetans living in exile ..