Top-notch biography, in and out of the bedroom

Rarely does the pace flag or is the narrative less than compelling in this eye-opening account of…

07 October 2019 - 09.10 AM

Bill Gates writing book on climate change

American business magnate and humanitarian Bill Gates is writing a book about energy and climate…

04 October 2019 - 08.10 AM

Strangers in a strange land

An oft-heard quote is that India was the "jewel in the crown" of the British Empire, the largest…

30 September 2019 - 01.09 PM

51 years in a wheelchair, so far

The Vietnam War was an American disaster. Iggy Pop, who performed in Budapest recently, avoided it…

23 September 2019 - 08.09 AM

Concise look at a complex history

Andrew Robinson's book covered a whopping four millennia of Indian history in concise fashion when…

18 September 2019 - 12.09 PM