Jairaj Singh

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Gulp Fiction

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ART & CULTURE

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Love, sex and nothing in Hanif Kureishi's new novella

A tightly wound drama of lust and betrayal, the book renders neither a tragedy nor a farce.

Jairaj Singh
@JairajSinghR

POLITICS

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Not In My Name: Notes from a protest

Delhi that assembled on June 28 in large droves was privileged and well-heeled. But sick to the stomach.

Jairaj Singh
@JairajSinghR

ART & CULTURE

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So long, Leonard Cohen

To me, he was one of the most literary and profound singer-songwriters ever.

Jairaj Singh
@JairajSinghR

LIFE

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LISTS OF JOY

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5 graphic novels that bring me joy

Bringing some Diwali cheer from the newsroom.

Jairaj Singh
@JairajSinghR

ART & CULTURE

 |  Gulp Fiction  |   9-minute read

Bob Dylan doesn't need Nobel Prize for Literature

That Dylan is anyway long gone.

Jairaj Singh
@JairajSinghR

ART & CULTURE

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In Bhutan, Pico Iyer on stillness and Leonard Cohen

Nothing really escapes him. His mind is sharp; his voice is soft.

Jairaj Singh
@JairajSinghR

ART & CULTURE

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Tale from the womb: Ian McEwan's Nutshell

The Booker Prize-winning writer's modern-day version of ‘Hamlet’ is told from the perspective of an unborn baby.

Jairaj Singh
@JairajSinghR

LIFE

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Love, sex and marriage: Conversations with a polyamorist

The intention is having an emotional connection, even if it's a brief encounter.

Jairaj Singh
@JairajSinghR

ART & CULTURE

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How Shostakovich suffered under Stalin's symphony of tyranny

Review of Booker-prizing winning author Julian Barnes' new novel, 'The Noise of Time'.

Jairaj Singh
@JairajSinghR