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  • ‘Don’t forget to have fun when you’re baking!’: Pooja Dhingra Nov 07, 2021 01:30 PM IST

    ‘Don’t forget to have fun when you’re baking!’: Pooja Dhingra

    Pastry chef Pooja Dhingra, whose recipe book 'Coming Home' was released recently, says baking is meditative. No wonder so many of us cranked up our ovens during the pandemic.

  • Toby Ord's 'The Precipice' tries to revive the conversation around climate change Oct 30, 2021 05:42 PM IST

    Toby Ord's 'The Precipice' tries to revive the conversation around climate change

    Ord urges readers to take the ideas of the hundred billion people who came before us to fight or ward off the biggest threats to humanity, including climate change and future pandemics.

  • “Women have already changed considerably – Now it’s time for men to change”: Pushpa Kurup Aug 29, 2021 08:49 AM IST

    “Women have already changed considerably – Now it’s time for men to change”: Pushpa Kurup

    Author Pushpa Kurup on the most intriguing women from Indian mythology and the lesser-known stories of love and betrayal from the epics.

  • Book review: Brad Stone’s Amazon Unbound is a brilliant, intimate portrait of a giant May 22, 2021 08:56 AM IST

    Book review: Brad Stone’s Amazon Unbound is a brilliant, intimate portrait of a giant

    Amazon seems to defy the laws of gravity and business. The bigger it gets, the more nimble it becomes. Amazon and its inventive founder Jeff Bezos have transformed our lives in the last eight years, arguably even more than it did in the decade before that. Bloomberg journalist sets out to answer the question, how did Amazon become this global empire? And is it good for everyone?

  • Taran Khan wins Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year for her debut novel Mar 26, 2021 04:00 PM IST

    Taran Khan wins Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year for her debut novel

    Shadow City takes the reader on a journey through the streets of Kabul as Khan walks around the city and uncovers a place quite different from the one she anticipated.

  • Book Review: Kevin Roose’s Futureproof is superb entry point into crucial AI debate  Mar 20, 2021 07:28 AM IST

    Book Review: Kevin Roose’s Futureproof is superb entry point into crucial AI debate 

    How will AI affect our jobs and lives? How is it already affecting our jobs and lives? And what can we do about it? New York Times columnist Kevin Roose tries to tackle these questions and provide a manual for how to live in the age of automation

  • From banning books to banning readers Oct 03, 2020 10:56 AM IST

    From banning books to banning readers

    If book bans are seen as increasingly ineffective, one way around it is to start banning readers.

  • Why 'agile' does not mean laying people off, and other myths Aug 30, 2020 03:40 PM IST

    Why 'agile' does not mean laying people off, and other myths

    Bain & Company’s Darrell Rigby and Sarah Elk discuss their book 'Doing Agile Right', and highlight common mistakes companies make when trying to understand the concept of being 'agile'—and why that's harmful

  • After Bloomsbury's withdrawal, Garuda Prakashan to publish book on Delhi riots Aug 23, 2020 09:20 PM IST

    After Bloomsbury's withdrawal, Garuda Prakashan to publish book on Delhi riots

    Garuda Prakashan which claims to promote the "indic narrative", has previously also published "Urban Naxal" by director and author Vivek Agnihotri, "India Facts: Hindu Human Rights Report 2017" by author Mayank Patel, and "The English Medium Myth" by author Sankrant Sanu.

  • Pictorial book for kids offers key info on COVID-19 May 30, 2020 04:55 PM IST

    Pictorial book for kids offers key info on COVID-19

    The book is published by HarperCollins India in partnership with Nosy Crow and is available in English, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Malayalam, Gujarati, Assamese and Nepali.

  • J.K. Rowling publishes fairy tale so children can dream in lockdown May 26, 2020 09:37 PM IST

    J.K. Rowling publishes fairy tale so children can dream in lockdown

    The story concerns rumours of a fierce child-eating monster with extraordinary powers which lives in the northern tip of an imaginary land known as Cornucopia.

  • Kobe Bryant’s latest book to debut atop best-seller list Apr 09, 2020 08:53 AM IST

    Kobe Bryant’s latest book to debut atop best-seller list

    The latest release from Bryant’s Granity Studios, “The Wizenard Series: Season One” will debut at No. 1 on The New York Times’ middle-grade hardcover list that will be published April 19. Earlier this week, it had already hit No. 1 on Amazon’s bestseller list for children’s basketball books.

  • President releases book on PM's speeches on foreign policy Jan 09, 2017 09:00 PM IST

    President releases book on PM's speeches on foreign policy

    A book compiling select speeches of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on foreign policy during 2014 and 2015 was released today by President Pranab Mukherjee, who said the speeches have done well to lay out India's economic strategy and foreign policy with style and substance.

  • Cartoonist Writes Book to Inspire Youth to Explore Unconventional Careers Feb 09, 2016 03:00 PM IST

    Cartoonist Writes Book to Inspire Youth to Explore Unconventional Careers

    You need to be inspired to follow an unconventional career path. Delhi based cartoonist K. V. Gautam decided to share the motivation behind his ...

  • Cartoonist Writes Book to Inspire Youth to Explore Unconventional Careers Feb 09, 2016 03:00 PM IST

    Cartoonist Writes Book to Inspire Youth to Explore Unconventional Careers

    You need to be inspired to follow an unconventional career path. Delhi based cartoonist K. V. Gautam decided to share the motivation behind his ...

  • Concentrate, leverage only if you have an edge: Ashvin Chhabra Jan 22, 2016 10:15 AM IST

    Concentrate, leverage only if you have an edge: Ashvin Chhabra

    Ashvin B. Chhabra, President, Euclidean Capital has written a book, The Aspirational Investor: Investing in the pursuit of Wealth and Happiness.

  • President Pranab Mukherjee pens book on Indira years Nov 25, 2014 03:02 PM IST

    President Pranab Mukherjee pens book on Indira years

    The book is expected to be out on December 11, Rupa Publications said in a statement.

  • Landscape for entrepreneurship healthy in India: NR Murthy Nov 17, 2014 08:50 PM IST

    Landscape for entrepreneurship healthy in India: NR Murthy

    Commemorating 13 years of Young Turks CNBC-TV18's Shereen Bhan launched a book featuring 13 inspiring and brilliant tech entrepreneurs of our age. The book was launched in Delhi today with NR Narayana Murthy.

  • Sachin Tendulkar launches his book 'Playing It My Way' Nov 05, 2014 10:06 PM IST

    Sachin Tendulkar launches his book 'Playing It My Way'

    Sachin Tendulkar launched his book "Playing It My Way". It was a star studded evening with Sachin sharing the stage with some of the people who were part of his record breaking journey in world cricket. Sachin spoke about his revelation in the book including the controversy around former India coach Greg Chappell.

  • From blog to book: Humans of New York Dec 20, 2013 01:08 PM IST

    From blog to book: Humans of New York

    Humans of New York, a photography book that began as a blog by a former bond trader has captured the heart and soul of New York with pictures and commentary.

  • Bookworms get unlimited access to books through apps Dec 04, 2013 08:47 AM IST

    Bookworms get unlimited access to books through apps

    For a monthly fee of about USD 10, Oyster and Scribd will allow bookworms to instantly browse and read ebooks through smartphone and tablet apps and to download them for offline reading.

  • How can print successfully integrate with digital media? Sep 25, 2013 04:26 PM IST

    How can print successfully integrate with digital media?

    This week Storyboard interviews journalist and author Vanita Kohli Khandekar, who launched the fourth edition of her book, The Indian Media Business. The book gives you a detailed analysis, perspective and information on all segments of the media industry. But, we have decided to focus on print.

  • A blog which has been made into a book is called blook Sep 03, 2013 12:00 PM IST

    A blog which has been made into a book is called blook

    The term 'blook', a combination of the terms 'blog' and 'book', was invented by American journalist and professor Jeff Jarvis

  • Book review: Patriots and Partisans Feb 15, 2013 11:58 AM IST

    Book review: Patriots and Partisans

    Shishir Prasad reports historian Ramchandra Guha's collection of essays cites three basic problems concerning this country of a billion.

  • Sister of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg signs book deal Feb 15, 2013 08:16 AM IST

    Sister of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg signs book deal

    Randi Zuckerberg, sister of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, is writing a memoir about her years at the social network website where she was once director of marketing, publisher HarperCollins said on Thursday.

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