Nandini Nair

Amitav Ghosh: The Real and the Uncanny

Amitav Ghosh’s new novel addresses the big issues of the day. The author tells Nandini Nair why we are all migrants

21 June 2019
Pico Iyer
Pico Iyer: Writer of the Heart

In his new book Pico Iyer returns to Japan to chronicle the beauty of impermanence. The author in conversation with Nandini Nair

15 May 2019
David Wallace-Wells
David Wallace-Wells: ‘We are on the brink of total catastrophe’

David Wallace-Wells paints a horrifying future in his new book. The author tells why climate change is the story of the 21st century

01 May 2019
Anita Anand
Anita Anand: Beyond Myth and Misunderstanding

Anita Anand creates a compelling portrait of Udham Singh, the avenger of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre. The author in conversation with Nandini Nair

10 April 2019
The last bite by Krishen Khanna
The Big Picture

Coffee-table books that showcase the arts, crafts and cultural histories of India

19 March 2019
Mirza Waheed
Mirza Waheed: The Writer of Small Things

Mirza Waheed in his new novel excavates the grey area between complicity and consent while exploring the banality of evil

20 February 2019
Disruptor of the Year - Reliance Jio: Akash Ambani (left) of Reliance Jio receives the Disruptor of the Year award from RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group Chairman Sanjiv Goenka
Cover Stories
Open-Republic TV Achievers Awards: Stars and Strides

Celebrating the Great Indian Dream with the finest minds from business, culture, sports, cinema and public services

31 January 2019
Simon Sebag Montefiore, historian and novelist
Open Conversation
‘Trump has a boyish crush on Putin,’ says Simon Sebag Montefiore

Nandini Nair in conversation with Simon Sebag Montefiore, historian and novelist

24 January 2019
On a Knife Edge
On a Knife Edge

From Amitav Ghosh to Ian McEwan

03 January 2019
The World Is What It Is
The World Is What It Is

Surviving God and other delights

03 January 2019


Mehr Tarar

Mehr Tarar is a well-known Pakistani columnist and author

Nanditha Krishna

Nanditha Krishna is a historian, author and environmentalist, and director of the CPR Institute of Indological Research in Chennai

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape, director, Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, is the author of the forthcoming book Swami Vivekananda: Hinduism and India’s Road to Modernity. Views are personal

Sumantra Bose

Sumantra Bose is Professor of International and Comparative Politics at the London School of Economics and Political Science. His next book, Secular States, Religious Politics: India, Turkey, and the Future of Secularism, will be published in early 2018 by Cambridge University Press


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