The Spinner of Tales

The Char Bagh venue was overflowing even before the bestselling Indian novelist and columnist, Chetan Bhagat, stepped on stage to a rousing cheer. Meru Gokhale, Editor-in-chief of Penguin Random House, asked Bhagat how he became a writer. He replied that he had always been fond of writing and of entertaining people. At first, he did the ‘correct middle-class thing’ by… Read more »

The Immortals: Amish Tripathi In Conversation With Meru Gokhale

Million dollar author of the Shiva trilogy, Amish Tripathi was greeted by a loud round of applause by the audience at the Google Mughal tent as he entered the platform for his session. Tripathi began by saying that he had always wanted to be historian but history wasn’t a wise option. He worked in the banking industry for 14 years, since he… Read more »