Best books I read in 2019

2019 was a good year for me as far as reading is concerned. I read a total of 74 books. Here I compile a list of all the books...

“Half the Night is Gone” wins the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 2019

The judges for the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature have announced this year’s winner earlier this month. Out of the six shortlisted titles, one now emerges as the...

Goodreads Choice Awards 2019 winners announced

Goodreads is like Facebook, but for book lovers. The Amazon-owned platform is one of the biggest online communities of readers and writers. The annual award ceremony, called the Goodreads...

Squad is a solar-powered electric scooter-cum-car

Squad, short for Solar Quadricycle, is an open-sided two-seat four-wheel electric crossover between a scooter and a car. Electric because it runs on rechargeable batteries, and solar since those...

“Ducks, Newburyport” wins the Goldsmiths Prize 2019

The judges for the Goldsmiths Prize have announced this year's winner yesterday evening. Out of the six shortlisted titles, one now emerges as the winner of the £10,000 literary...

Best friends Sidharth and Asim lock horns in the Bigg Boss house

After Sidharth Shukla and Shehnaaz's call a truce and bury their differences, they seem to have become a major point of discussion inside the house. Waking up on the sensational...