DailyO - Opinion News & Analysis on Latest Breaking News India
click
English   |   Bangla

LIFE

 |  6-minute read
Book excerpt, Fetch your own coffee

Fetch your own coffee: A compilation of life's profound lessons

An exclusive excerpt from author Kaustubh Sonalkar's upcoming book, Fetch Your Own Coffee, that is a compilation of some truly profound lessons that the author has derived from his experiences over the years.

POLITICS

 |  9-minute read
Vladimir Putin, Soviet union, Book excerpt, Research and analysis wing

Was Putin’s former girlfriend a RAW agent?

An exclusive excerpt from journalist Yatish Yadav's new book, RAW: A History of India’s Covert Operations, that is the first comprehensive account of Indian spy networks and their role in securing and advancing Indian interests.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Book excerpt, The sati series, Ahalya

Innocence to infidelity: What is Ahalya's truth?

An exclusive excerpt from Koral Dasgupta’s upcoming book, Ahalya, that explores the life of Gautam’s wife — from innocence to infidelity.

VARIETY

 |  10-minute read
Book excerpt, Breaking news, Journalism, Fake news

Why we fall for fake news

An exclusive excerpt from Rob Brotherton’s latest book, Bad News: Why we fall for fake news, that delves into the psychology of news and fake news despite the unprecedented abundance of information.

VARIETY

 |  13-minute read
Book Review, Book excerpt, Nathuram Godse, Hangtilldeath

How Narayan Apte completed Nathuram Godse's slogan before both were Hanged Till Death

An engaging excerpt from Prateek Jain’s book that explores India’s most notorious cases of capital punishment.

VARIETY

 |  8-minute read
Fiction, Sri Lanka, Ceylon, Book excerpt

War, conflict and friendships in Ceylon: Suncatcher

A riveting excerpt from Romesh Gunesekera’s coming-of-age novel that explores difficult friendships and sudden awakenings against the backdrop of the changing face of Ceylon.

POLITICS

 |  8-minute read
Indian Navy, Book Extract, Book excerpt, Bangladesh War

DailyO's Good Books: 'Operation X: The Untold Story of India's Covert Naval War in East Pakistan 1971'

Presenting a riveting excerpt from Captain MNR Samant and Sandeep Unnithan's thrilling account of the war that made Bangladesh and India's secret naval service that swung the war.

LIFE

 |  3-minute read
Arpita anand, Amrita tripathi, Book excerpt, Mental health awareness

Depression, and dealing with it: Real accounts of people sharing their journey towards healing

We need to talk about depression. But are we striking the right conversation? The book Real Stories of Dealing With Depression, tries to arrive, through personal accounts, on a viable solution.

POLITICS

 |  Shiv Aroor and Rahul Singh  |  6-minute read
Indian Army, Pulwama attack aftermath, Pulwama and balakot, Balakot air strike

How the IAF hit Balakot

Presenting an exclusive edited excerpt from Shiv Aroor and Rahul Singh's book India's Most Fearless-2.

VARIETY

 |  Below The Belt  |  6-minute read
Sedition, Theatre activist, Book excerpt, Cut

Cutting into the life and death of Amitabh Kulashreshtra, a theatre activist

The book explores the artistic and ideological journey of a Marathi thespian, and the price he had to pay.