Imagine a conversation between the legendary Stephen Hawking and the ex CIA director John Brennan and Albert Einstein. Now imagine Brennan's surprise when he finds out there is an agency that's even more secretive than the CIA and he is caught unaware. This is how SS Raw's '𝑬𝒊𝒏𝒔𝒕𝒆𝒊𝒏 𝑲𝒂 𝑨𝒏𝒌𝒂𝒉𝒂 𝑺𝒊𝒅𝒅𝒉𝒂𝒏𝒕' begins. "मैं युद्धों के … Continue reading Einstein Ka Ankaha Siddhant by SS Raw- A Review
There are times when a book leaves you spellbound because the story was so beautifully conceived and woven that it binds you to itself. There are other times when a book sides with facts, comments on the issue that are important, especially political in nature, other times when the characters are so well written and … Continue reading A Delhi Obsession by M.G. Vassanji- A Review!
Trigger Warning: This book talks about abuse. Blurb:Kashika takes her first step into a hard corporate life, while being in an emotionally abusive relationship with Vivaan, which has taken a heavy toll on her lifestyle, but is unable to let go. As the circumstances turn sour with physical abuse making a way into their relationship, … Continue reading Book Feature- Lost Love Late Love by Namrata Gupta
There are times when you start reading a book you know you are entering into a dark area, a spectrum that you never knew existed, a shade which you never thought you would explore but just like life, this book also wants to surprise you. I read one such book recently and I had so … Continue reading Mistress Of Melodies By Nabendu Ghosh- A Review
There are books that have characters that hook you to them, there are others where the plot is such that you can't be at peace with yourself unless you read through the book. After all of that comes Murakami who writes in such a way that you are hooked from the first page without knowing … Continue reading After Dark By Haruki Murakami- A Review!
Have you ever felt fear just by the mere thought of talking about something? Have you ever been scared to read something? Have you felt that maybe talking about a book can be troublesome for you and can show your political standing (which just by the way if it doesn't support the majority 'idiotic' viewpoint) … Continue reading The Free Voice By Ravish Kumar- A Review!
I read somewhere "All families are disoriented. Some just do not hide it" and that is exactly how I felt the entire time I was reading this book. If you plan on reading 'Girl In White Cotton', then I have two requests to make. Please brace yourself to come face to face with some uncomfortable … Continue reading Girl In White Cotton – A Review
कुछ भी कहने से पहले मै Urdubazaar को आभार व्यकत करना चाहूंगी। इतनी सुन्दर किताब छापने के लिए। मैंने शायद ही मंटो की कहानियों का इतना सुन्दर अनुवाद पहले कभी पढ़ा होगा। शुक्रिया। अगर आप भी हिंदी और उर्दू में खूबसूरत अफसाने पढ़ना चाहते हैं तो इनकी वेबसाइट ज़रूर देखें। मेरा कोड: JAPNEETKAUR का प्रयोग … Continue reading Manto Ek Badnaam Lekhak – Book Review
"Sometimes we feel we straddle two cultures; at other times, that we fall between two stalls." - Salman Rushdie It was a 9 A.M. lecture by Mrs. Chandra Chatterjee (one of the seniormost professors at my college back in 2016) and we were to discuss V.S Naipaul's essay, 'East Indian' when ma'am used the term … Continue reading An Introduction To Diaspora Literature And Authors!
Premchand is a writer I have grown up reading. A fond memory that I have of him is reading his stories in Hindi in my school years. I remember every year there was at least one story by him in my syllabus and although the reason then used to be teaching us morality, his stories … Continue reading Stories On The Village By Premchand