Book Review: ‘Checkmate’ by Hrishikesh Joshi
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Book Review: ‘Checkmate’ by Hrishikesh Joshi

My Rating*** ‘Checkmate’ by Hrishikesh Joshi is a light but speedy entertainer. As the title of the book suggests, the story is all about moves and counter moves. While the book cannot be claimed as an edge of the seat type of thriller, the book is quick and to the point. Reading this book gives … Continue reading

‘Operation Jai Mata Di’ by Pratik Shah
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‘Operation Jai Mata Di’ by Pratik Shah

My Rating*** ‘Operation Jai Mata Di’ by Pratik Shah is a book which, despite of its hackneyed writing and weak plot is imbued with drama and action. Yes, the plotline does not really bow down to the logic of physics but the dramatic element of its storyline works as its saving grace. At the same … Continue reading

Book Review: ‘Ri – Homeland of Uncertainty’ by Paulami Duttagupta
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Book Review: ‘Ri – Homeland of Uncertainty’ by Paulami Duttagupta

My Rating**** ‘A Wonderful Tale – Riveting and Engaging’ ‘Ri-Homeland of Uncertainty’ by Paulami Duttagupta is a book, which deals with the issues of militancy in India’s north-eastern region in general, and Meghalaya in particular. While many people are aware about the terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir, very few of us know about a similar … Continue reading