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On the reading list this week is a book on archaeology in India, a volume on the guns of a royal collector, and a searing debut novel on Naga life in the troubled 1980s and 1990s.(HT Team)

HT Picks: New Reads

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON NOV 06, 2020 08:24 PM IST
This week’s interesting reads includes a book on post-Independence archaeology in India, one on the guns of the Maharaja of Jodhpur, and a debut novel on Naga life in the troubled final decades of the twentieth century
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This week’s reading list includes a book that explains a heavy subject with a light touch, and novels that deal with the trauma of losing home and with dark secrets.(HT Team)
This week’s reading list includes a book that explains a heavy subject with a light touch, and novels that deal with the trauma of losing home and with dark secrets.(HT Team)

HT Picks: New Reads

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 30, 2020 04:07 PM IST
This week’s pick of interesting reads includes a book that demystifies economic theories, an exploration of what it means to lose one’s home, and a novel about the dark power of secrets
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This week’s reading list includes a translation of a Kannada literary figure’s work, a book that combines psychology, economics and genetics to show you the positive side of a negative emotion, and one woman’s rejection of Hinduism and Hindutva.(HT Team)
This week’s reading list includes a translation of a Kannada literary figure’s work, a book that combines psychology, economics and genetics to show you the positive side of a negative emotion, and one woman’s rejection of Hinduism and Hindutva.(HT Team)

HT Picks: New Reads

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 23, 2020 05:03 PM IST
On this week’s list of good reads is a Kannada litterateur’s look at Sita’s story, a book that tells you that the negative emotion of spite can have healthy outcomes, and one woman’s repudiation of the Hindu faith
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Stephen Hawking, a troubled chapter in the nation’s recent history, and miniature painting feature on this week’s reading list.(HT Team)
Stephen Hawking, a troubled chapter in the nation’s recent history, and miniature painting feature on this week’s reading list.(HT Team)

HT Picks: New Reads

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 16, 2020 04:57 PM IST
This week’s interesting reads includes a portrait of a genius, a former R&AW man’s look at a troubled chapter in the nation’s recent history, and a study of the remarkable miniatures in the TAPI Collection
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The new adventures of Mowgli, China’s reassessment of its experience of WWII, and India’s tradition of literary criticism feature on this week’s list of good reads.(HT Team)
The new adventures of Mowgli, China’s reassessment of its experience of WWII, and India’s tradition of literary criticism feature on this week’s list of good reads.(HT Team)

HT Picks: New Reads

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 09, 2020 05:41 PM IST
On the reading list this week is a volume that takes Kipling’s Jungle Book forward, one that looks at how China’s reassessment of the experience of WWII is nurturing a new nationalism, and a book on traditional Indian literary criticism
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The Buddhist trail, Osho, and an Indian village feature on this week’s list of interesting reads.(HT Team)
The Buddhist trail, Osho, and an Indian village feature on this week’s list of interesting reads.(HT Team)

HT Picks: New Reads

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 02, 2020 04:23 PM IST
This week’s interesting reads include a volume on India’s links to China and the Buddhist Far East, a book on a controversial follower of Osho, and a look at life in a UP village
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This week’s list of good reads includes one on moving on from rejection, another on Bangladesh at a crucial juncture, and a literary biography of MK Gandhi.(HT Team)
This week’s list of good reads includes one on moving on from rejection, another on Bangladesh at a crucial juncture, and a literary biography of MK Gandhi.(HT Team)

HT Picks: New Reads

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON SEP 18, 2020 08:33 PM IST
This week’s interesting reads includes a book that teaches you to tackle rejection, one that looks at Bangladesh at 50, and a literary biography of MK Gandhi
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A new book on Pakistan by a journalist, another that looks at caste and race in the USA, and a Bengali debut novel in translation feature on our list of interesting reads this week.(HT Team)
A new book on Pakistan by a journalist, another that looks at caste and race in the USA, and a Bengali debut novel in translation feature on our list of interesting reads this week.(HT Team)

HT Picks: New Reads

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2020 07:51 PM IST
Pakistan, race and caste, and a Bengali novel in translation are all on this week’s list of good reads
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Alternate lives, food cultures, and office politics on the reading list this week.(HT Team)
Alternate lives, food cultures, and office politics on the reading list this week.(HT Team)

HT Picks: Interesting new reads

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2020 05:41 PM IST
This week’s interesting reads includes a novel that tells the story of a library that contains an infinite number of books that tell the story of an infinite number of realities, a collection of essays that study Indian food cultures, and a book that offers some ideas on navigating office politics
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Short fiction that blurs the line between fact and fiction, a look at the troubles in western UP, and a study of Shivaji park.(HT Team)
Short fiction that blurs the line between fact and fiction, a look at the troubles in western UP, and a study of Shivaji park.(HT Team)

HT Picks: The most interesting books of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON MAR 06, 2020 07:18 PM IST
Quirky short stories, the travails of Western UP, and an iconic Mumbai neighbourhood feature on this week’s reading list
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Food, yoga, poetry and the history of the(HT Team)
Food, yoga, poetry and the history of the(HT Team)

HT Picks: The most interesting books of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON FEB 28, 2020 08:29 PM IST
A book of recipes from Kerala, a volume on yoga and how it spread, and one that looks at the history of the musha’irah
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This week’s picks include a book on the Japanese art of finding beauty in imperfection, one on pioneering Indian historians, and the sensational memoir of Mumbai’s former top cop.(HT Team)
This week’s picks include a book on the Japanese art of finding beauty in imperfection, one on pioneering Indian historians, and the sensational memoir of Mumbai’s former top cop.(HT Team)

HT Picks: The most interesting books of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON FEB 21, 2020 07:33 PM IST
This week’s reading list includes a book on finding beauty in imperfection, another on pioneering Indian historians, and the memoir of a top cop
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Books on soldiers declared missing in action, the curtailment of women’s autonomy, and police torture feature on this week’s list of good reads.(HT Team)
Books on soldiers declared missing in action, the curtailment of women’s autonomy, and police torture feature on this week’s list of good reads.(HT Team)

HT Picks: The most interesting books of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON FEB 14, 2020 07:17 PM IST
This week’s reading list includes the unfinished story of soldiers declared missing in action, a book that looks at how women’s autonomy is curtailed, and another on torture by the police in Indian prisons
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Investigating the history of lynching in India, a woman in search of her mother in Kolkata, and the story of Karbala retold -- all that on our list of recommended reads this week.(HT Team)
Investigating the history of lynching in India, a woman in search of her mother in Kolkata, and the story of Karbala retold -- all that on our list of recommended reads this week.(HT Team)

HT Picks: The most interesting books of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON JAN 31, 2020 06:51 PM IST
This week’s reading list includes an investigation into the history of lynching in India, a novel about a woman in search of her mother, and the story of Karbala
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A tome on media and entertainment, a book on a great contemporary actor, and translations of religious poetry -- all that on HT Picks this week!(HT Team)
A tome on media and entertainment, a book on a great contemporary actor, and translations of religious poetry -- all that on HT Picks this week!(HT Team)

HT Picks: The most interesting books of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2020 07:03 PM IST
This week’s list of good reads includes a serious volume on media and entertainment in India, an account of one of the best actors of his generation, and translations of religious poetry
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A compelling biography of a controversial figure, a look at Shi’ism in Pakistan, and witty essays are on the reading list this week.(HT Team)
A compelling biography of a controversial figure, a look at Shi’ism in Pakistan, and witty essays are on the reading list this week.(HT Team)

HT Picks: The most interesting books of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON JAN 10, 2020 07:49 PM IST
VK Krishna Menon, Shi’ism in Pakistan, and a book of witty essays are on our list of good reads this week
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This week’s reading list includes two very different memoirs and a book that looks at policymaking that could revive the Indian economy(HT Team)
This week’s reading list includes two very different memoirs and a book that looks at policymaking that could revive the Indian economy(HT Team)

HT Picks: The Most Interesting Books of the Week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON DEC 13, 2019 06:30 AM IST
This week’s interesting reads includes the memoir of a popular stand-up comic, another on exploring Kabul, and one that looks at the policies the Indian economy needs to get back on track
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Exquisite paintings, the life of a genius spymaster, and a book on freeing your mind - all that on the reading list this week!(HT Team)
Exquisite paintings, the life of a genius spymaster, and a book on freeing your mind - all that on the reading list this week!(HT Team)

HT Picks: The most interesting books of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON NOV 29, 2019 06:38 PM IST
This week’s good reads include paintings by forgotten Indian masters, a book on a spymaster, and one on how to free your mind
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This week’s list of recommended reads includes a book on the spectacular islands in the Bay of Bengal, another on Japan, and one on the Parsis.(HT Team)
This week’s list of recommended reads includes a book on the spectacular islands in the Bay of Bengal, another on Japan, and one on the Parsis.(HT Team)

HT Picks: The most interesting reads of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2019 08:22 PM IST
A book on the Andaman and Nicobar islands, another on Japan, and one on fantastic Parsi characters!
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Serious reading this week with a book on the Sikh massacres of 1984, stories of struggles in Mumbai , and a new book from the author of The Vagina Monologues.(HT Team)
Serious reading this week with a book on the Sikh massacres of 1984, stories of struggles in Mumbai , and a new book from the author of The Vagina Monologues.(HT Team)

HT Picks: The most interesting books of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON NOV 15, 2019 07:15 PM IST
This week’s picks include a book that examines the horror surrounding the Sikh massacres of October 1984, a book of interconnected stories from Mumbai, and the new book from the author of The Vagina Monologues
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This week’s reading list includes a new translation of the Bhagavad Gita, a study of what makes restaurants successful in India, and a biography of a great river.(HT Team)
This week’s reading list includes a new translation of the Bhagavad Gita, a study of what makes restaurants successful in India, and a biography of a great river.(HT Team)

HT Picks: The most interesting books of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2019 08:18 PM IST
This week’s recommended reads includes a new translation of the Bhagavad Gita, a study of what makes restaurants successful in India, and a biography of one of India’s mighty rivers
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Old Delhi, Nepal, and perfect parties on HT picks!(HT Team)
Old Delhi, Nepal, and perfect parties on HT picks!(HT Team)

HT Picks: The most interesting books of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON NOV 01, 2019 07:57 PM IST
This week’s reading list includes a volume on old Delhi, another on Nepal, and a how-to book on throwing the perfect party
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This week’s picks include a look at Punjab, a translation of one of the oldest puranas, and a book of short stories.(HT Team)
This week’s picks include a look at Punjab, a translation of one of the oldest puranas, and a book of short stories.(HT Team)

HT Picks: The most interesting books of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2019 07:58 PM IST
This week’s good reads include an exploration of Punjab, a translation of an ancient text, and a book of short stories
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A graphic novel, a chronicle of three generations, and stories from tea plantations -- all that on this week’s reading list!(HT Team)
A graphic novel, a chronicle of three generations, and stories from tea plantations -- all that on this week’s reading list!(HT Team)

HT Picks: The most interesting books of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 18, 2019 09:34 PM IST
This week’s reading list includes a graphic retelling of a terrible conflict, a chronicle of the lives of three generations of sex workers, and a collection of stories from the tea plantations of south India
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On A look at Tamil Nadu’s disappearing livelihoods, advice from the Vedas and the Puranas on getting rich, and a new translation of Valmiki’s Ramayana(HT Team)
On A look at Tamil Nadu’s disappearing livelihoods, advice from the Vedas and the Puranas on getting rich, and a new translation of Valmiki’s Ramayana(HT Team)

HT Picks: The most interesting books of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 11, 2019 08:20 PM IST
A book on the disappearing livelihoods of Tamil Nadu, lessons from the Vedas and the Puranas on getting rich and a new translation of Valmiki’s Ramayana - all that on this week’s list of good reads
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Stories of hope for the environment, a study of dharma, and the writings of a well known tax and constitutional lawyer on this week’s list of good reads.(HT Team)
Stories of hope for the environment, a study of dharma, and the writings of a well known tax and constitutional lawyer on this week’s list of good reads.(HT Team)

HT Picks: The most interesting books of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 04, 2019 06:46 PM IST
This week’s pick of good reads includes a book on stories of hope from the natural world, another on the central place of dharma in Hindu thought, and a collection of a renowned constitutional lawyer’s writings
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This week’s picks feature two memoirs and a guide to a nation.(HT Team)
This week’s picks feature two memoirs and a guide to a nation.(HT Team)

HT Picks: The most interesting books of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2019 10:47 PM IST
On the reading list this week are two very different memoirs and a guide to a country that’s both foreign and familiar
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A sequel to a dystopian classic, a look at why we it’s difficult to judge others, and a woman’s guide to a good life -- all that on this week’s reading list!(HT Team)
A sequel to a dystopian classic, a look at why we it’s difficult to judge others, and a woman’s guide to a good life -- all that on this week’s reading list!(HT Team)

HT Picks: The Most Interesting Books of the Week

By HT Picks | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2019 08:08 PM IST
This week’s good reads include a woman’s guide to living a guilt-free life, the sequel to a classic novel, and a book that looks at why we often get other people so wrong
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This week’s HT picks includes a short history of the brahmin colonisation of Kerala, a novel about the run-up to a riot, and a moving diary of a terminal illness.(HT Team)
This week’s HT picks includes a short history of the brahmin colonisation of Kerala, a novel about the run-up to a riot, and a moving diary of a terminal illness.(HT Team)

HT Picks: The most interesting books of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2019 01:01 PM IST
This week’s good reads include a counter narrative from Kerala, a novel about today’s India, and a cancer diary.
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This week’s picks include the story of a marriage, a new novel from a master, and a big book on humanity’s capacity to imagine things into existence.(HT Team)
This week’s picks include the story of a marriage, a new novel from a master, and a big book on humanity’s capacity to imagine things into existence.(HT Team)

HT Picks – the most interesting books of the week

By HT Team | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2019 12:49 PM IST
A look at a high-powered marriage, a novel that’s on the Booker shortlist, and a big book on the human capacity for ideation are all on the reading list this week.
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