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Hawakal Publishers to Release Rituals by Kiriti Sengupta

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Rituals is a remarkable collection of poems by renowned poet, translator, editor and critic Kiriti Sengupta. This latest book explores the panoply of human experience and elucidates the meanings and rhythms of a mature poetic life. “Customs are like meditation,”…

Bloomsbury to Publish 21 Kesaris by Kiran Nirvan

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Bloomsbury India presents 10,000 AFGHANS. 21 SIKH SOLDIERS. ONE EPIC BATTLE. A first-of-its-kind account of the legendary Battle of Saragarhi, where 21 Sikhs fought 10,000 Afghan invaders, based on historical records. On 12 September 1897, 21 Sikh soldiers of 36th…

Sreemoyee Piu Kundu’s new novel CUT launched at THE PARK, New Delhi

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New Delhi, 13th March: On a recently held event at The Park, New Delhi eminent satirist Sanjay Rajoura, musician Rahul Ram of Indian Ocean fame, acclaimed theatre director Abhilash Pillai and Umar Khalid (member, United Against Hate) joined acclaimed novelist Sreemoyee Piu Kundu in an animated discussion around…

Rupa to Publish SUMMER HOLIDAYS by Koral Dasgupta

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ABOUT THE BOOK (INR 295, 256pp) Three cities—Mumbai, Bangalore and Shimla. And a big family feud spanning over sixteen years. Summer Holidays is a fairy tale for adults with a comic take on modern families, their ideals, beliefs and prejudices. ABOUT THE…