A passive observer

A man in a well-tailored suit stood beside his black sedan, occasionally glancing at his watch. His car was towards the end of the long row of vehicles which had been waiting the past two hours for the rubble to be cleared away. Like many of the people around him, he too locked his car [...]

Lamenting Indian fantasy

India has produced many great English-language authors. Salman Rushdie, Arundhati Roy and Amitav Ghosh to name a few. Indian authors produce compelling mysteries, romances and a lot of historical fiction, drawn from the rich traditions dating back to the 2nd century B.C. and describing with considerable accuracy what mere historical accounts cannot. What Indian fiction [...]