Friday, 7 October, 2022

Topic: Bloomsbury

In new book, hunter Nawab Shafath Ali Khan tells poignant story behind tigress Avni’s killing

Published by Bloomsbury, ‘AVNI: Inside the Hunt for India's Deadliest Man-Eater,’ will be released on 15 June on ThePrint’s Softcover.

How Rohit Sharma became Indian cricket’s ‘hitman’, new book details

Written by Vijay Lokapally and G. Krishnan & published by Bloomsbury, ‘Hitman: The Rohit Sharma Story’ will be released on 22 November on ThePrint's SoftCover.

Delhi Riots book authors file complaint against Bloomsbury, Aatish Taseer, William Dalrymple

The authors seek an investigation against Bloomsbury India for criminal breach of trust, cheating and mischief after the company withdrew from publishing the book.

Here’s how govt plans to hold NEET, JEE Mains next month amid Covid risks

A selection of the best news reports, analysis and opinions published by ThePrint this week.

New book blaming ‘radical’ Islamic groups for Delhi riots to hit stands after Bloomsbury row

Titled 'Delhi Riots: Conspiracy Unravelled', the 150-page book alleges that ‘radical’ Islamic groups instigated the riots. It’s set for release in early September.

Publisher Garuda gets over 15k pre-orders in a day for Delhi riots book Bloomsbury cancelled

Bloomsbury announced Saturday that it would no longer publish the book after a social media backlash. Garuda Prakashan then stepped in Sunday, announcing it would publish the book.

Congratulations liberals, for another self-goal in forcing Bloomsbury on Delhi riots book

There were other options before liberals. But they have just emboldened Hindu fundamentalists to justify future calls for banning Wendy Doniger, Sheldon Pollock and Isabel Wilkerson.

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A woman walks past the logo of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), at its headquarters in Mumbai, India | Reuters

SEBI orders Indian credit agency Brickwork Ratings to shut down

The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) cancelled the certificate of registration of the credit rating agency due to repeated lapses in the functioning.


Rescue operation underway after an army aviation Cheetah helicopter flying in the forward area near Tawang crashed during a routine sortie Wednesday | ANI

Multiple military & civilian chopper crashes in past years highlight a disturbing trend for India

An Indian Army Aviation Cheetah helicopter crashed Wednesday. Several such crashes over past few yrs have jolted the military. Non-military sphere, too, has encountered many crashes.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.