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Blast-Ended Skrewt. ~ Editor, DailyO | Associate Editor, India Today

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Leave The World Behind, in a post-Covid world: Book Review

Leave The World Behind by Rumaan Alam is almost the chronicle of a disaster foretold. Except, in his book, we never really know what the disaster is.

VOICES

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Goodbye 2020: The year of loss, WFH backaches, and everything abnormal

2020 made a sticky mess out of all our dreams, achievements, plans, hopes and thoughts for a future.

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Loss, the art of creating art out of loss: Book Review

Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi's new book Loss burrows into your very being.

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ART & CULTURE

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Daily Recco, November 16: A life-changing trip with Apu

For most of the world beyond Bengal and Bengalis, Soumitra Chatterjee was synonymous with Apu, the role he played in Apu'r Sansar (The World of Apu), the Satyajit Ray masterpiece.

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Daily Recco, November 13: Leftover Apple Cinnamon Smoothie for a lazy breakfast

Our Apple Cinnamon Smoothie is a perfect ode to your laziness and the perfect end to those leftover apples.

POLITICS

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You don't have to like Kamala Harris. But you can't not acknowledge her

For women across the world, Kamala Harris's win is cathartic. Her win is another smirk wiped off, another taunt silenced.

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Daily Recco, October 28: Love and other ghosts in The Haunting of Bly Manor

If lost love is what haunts you, you will find The Haunting of Bly Manor just the perfectly splendid series to binge on.

LIFE

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Hilsa is a grossly overrated and overpriced fish. Forget what Bengalis say

Yes, Hilsa tastes good. But have you seen the sheer amount of tiny little bones that this treacherous fish comes with?

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Gayatri Devi and Jai Singh to Padmanabh: What lies beneath the glamour of Jaipur

John Zubrzycki's fascinating inside story of India's most glamorous royal family, The House of Jaipur, breaks quite a few of the myths that anyone who has read about Gayatri Devi, came to believe in.