Tuesday, August 20, 2019

How Wattpad Played A Significant Role In My Reading Development

Wattpad isn't the first thing that comes to mind when you think of quality writing. It probably isn't even the last on...

Disgust In Hindus And Shame In Muslims Can Be The Reason Why Both Communities...

Martha Nussbaum, a professor of philosophy, in her book “The Clash Within” explains how communal violence can be promoted through historically built- fear,...

Unpopular Opinion: The Harry Potter Movies Would Have Been Better With Hermione As The...

I'm a proud Potterhead, and I swallow every morsel of information, new films, supplementary books, or merchandise that Queen Jo deigns to...

Why We Should Popularize The Concept Of Human Library In India

What happens when someone asks you who you are? You try to answer the question in the shortest amount of time by using adjectives,...

In Pics: Beautiful, Deep Meaning Hindi/Urdu Words That Can Beautify Any Of Your Instagram...

I have always had a penchant for Hindustani language, which is an amalgamation of Hindi and Urdu. Being an Indian and having Hindi...

Back In Time: 22 Years Ago Today, The First Harry Potter Book Hit The...

Back in Time is ED’s newspaper-like column that reports an incident from the past as though it has happened just yesterday. It allows the...
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Watch: 5 Hindi Novels That Every Book Lover Should Read

Books are a man's best friend, only after dogs. Books make a magnificent world for their readers and entertain...

In Pics: 7 Books That Inspired BTS’s Album Themes And Music

Being a fan of BTS is the best thing ever. And it is a bonus all together if you love reading books....
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Watch: How Is Rabindranath Tagore Relevant Even For Today’s Millennial Generation?

Rabindranath Tagore was born on 7 May, 1861 (more commonly 25shey Boishakh as Bengalis like to say). But even on his 158th...
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Watch: Will Slam Poetry Define The Literature & Legacy Of Our Generation?

Literature through the ages has witnessed a gradual shift from long tedious texts to audio books; from an era of drama to...

These New Age Fairytales Are Based On Actual Female Achievers & Not Some Prince-Princesses

Fairytales have been targeted for their message not empowering young girls and instead giving the impression that all they should care about is a...
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Author Paulo Coelho Reacts On FB After Seeing His Pirated Books Being Sold At...

If there is one international author that practically the entire India knows of, then that would be Paulo Coelho.  Even if you might not have...

Here’s How You Can Get Cheap Course Books In Delhi As A DU Fresher

I’m sure that when we talk about Delhi University all we think of is the fun, fests, events, and the hangout places. The last and...
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Watch: 8 Comics Like Tinkle That We Used To Read In The 90’s

Whenever we think about our childhood we go back to cool summers, mango or apple orchard, running outside, having delicious ladoos by...

In Pics: Marvel’s First Muslim Superheroine’s Story Is Set In The Background Of Indo-Pak...

Comics, Superheroes and the Marvel universe is every child's dream come true! But they are also a realization of how dreams are so distant. But Marvel’s...

Should Children Be Encouraged To Read Fantasy?

Harry Potter, The Lord of the Rings, The Hunger Games, A Game of Thrones and more are beloved pieces of fantasy literature. There are plenty...

How To Read And Finish Thick Books?

Haven’t all of us struggled with finishing books which are thicker than our wrists? And don’t we feel the joy of reading fading away, as...

In Pics: 7 Books That Will Teach You Important Life Lessons

It is said that a great leader is a great reader. This is very true to a large extent as reading lets you have...
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Watch: Devdutt Pattanaik’s New Book On Ramayana Vs. Mahabharata Is An Anticipated Must For...

Devdutt Pattanaik as a writer has had many successes. He's made Hindu mythology accessible to all in the simplest of forms. His passion as...

I Don’t Find Anything Wrong In Shashi Tharoor Saying PM Modi Is A Scorpion...

Shashi Tharoor has yet again stirred a controversy around his new book "The Paradoxical Prime Minister". The majority opinion in the wind seems to...
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Here’s How I Became A Published Author & How Self Publishing Is A Trap

Since I was old enough to understand what the word means, I’ve dreamed of being an author. To be the force behind an entire BOOK...
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First Bogus #MeToo Allegation Comes Out And It Has Chetan Bhagat In It?

On 13th October, author Ira Trivedi, posted a piece on Outlook India talking in detail about her #MeToo stories regarding 2 male authors Suhel...
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Shashi Tharoor Uses The Word ‘Floccinaucinihilipilification’ To Introduce New Book On PM Modi

Shashi Tharoor is at it again, sending Twitter into a frenzy. You know what we’re talking about when we mention Mr. Tharoor and Twitter...
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Watch: Top Indian Authors Everyone Should Read At Least Once In Their Lifetime

Literature has always been an escape for everyone. From Shakespeare and Keats to Jane Austen and Dan Brown, we often find ourselves immersed in...

Tracing The Popularity Of Sex-Crime Magazines Like ‘Crime & Detective’ Across India

There is an inherent tendency to get drawn to anything that is even remotely controversial or has the capability to carry out social upheaval....

Manto Trailer: Shows How He Was Accused Of Obscenity For Using The Word ‘Bosom’...

With the release of Manto’s official trailer on Independence day, Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s artistic temperament laced with an ironic sense of humor and bluntness has...
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I Could Never Relate To The Main Characters Of Harry Potter Harry, Ron And...

I have been a big fan of Harry Potter ever since they the first books came out, I read all of them, watched all...
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Jashn Events Literature Carnival (JELC) Will Have Authors Showcase Their Book And Talk About...

#PartnerED Book events are somewhat of a rarity wherein either they are the typical Book Fair at Pragati Maidan or individual book launches at the...
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Watch: Ten Most Inspiring Fictional Heroines And What They Can Teach The Millennial Woman

Literature with strong female characters, irrespective of whether or not they are the protagonists, has given us millennial readers some major goals in terms...

Author Mark Manson Doesn’t Give A F*ck About Solving Your Problems, But His Book...

About a year ago, I was an average outstation girl brimming with energy who was absolutely new to Delhi and all of its busyness...
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The Lock The Box Book Sale Is A Dream Come True For Book Lovers...

By Sumedha Bansal When it comes to books, the thing that usually puts off book lovers is the high price of some books and that...

Here’s Why Shashi Tharoor Says That He Is A Proud Hindu

It's not everyone’s cup of tea to read and decode the writings of Shashi Tharoor. The depth of his intellect is unfathomable to the...
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Who Said Young Adult Fiction Is Only For Teenagers, Here Are A Few YA...

By Aarti Athavle Most of the adult readers feel that young adult is a genre which deals with flowery concepts and happy endings made for...
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5 Book To Film Adaptations Apart From Harry Potter That Are Worth Watching

By Aarti Athavle Most of the popular and classics books these days have been adapted for the big screen, at times even more than once....
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Indian Fiction Books That We Need To Get A Hold Of

By Falguni.A. Panchamatia The time and age of books is on a swift decrease with it becoming a redundant hobby. The trend is more focused on...

These Sci-Fi Books Eerily Predicted Our Future Long Ago

In 1888, Edward Bellamy’s utopian sci-fi novel “Looking Backward” explored a futuristic idea that readers could barely wrap their heads around -  credit cards!...

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Did We Unnecessarily Glorify India’s Ambassador To The UN, Syed Akbaruddin?

India’s recent move to revoke Article 370 which granted special status to Jammu and Kashmir didn’t go down well with Pakistan and as a...

Things This Generation Can Do To Get Out Of Depression

There was a time when I saw my father feel ashamed of speaking about his mental health. There was thorough secrecy maintained about him...

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