Did you know that Amitabh Bachchan can read and write in Bengali? Or that he was declared dead in Mumbai's Breach Candy hospital following a freak accident on the sets of Coolie? Earlier on Wednesday,...
When I first held Mandate: Will of the People by Vir Sanghvi in my hands, I muttered, "Can political truth really fit into this slim volume?" Moreover, a foreword written by Amish Tripathi, a writer of bestselling thrillers that merge fantasy and mythology, seemed odd -- my first thought was, "Has Sanghvi resorted to marketing gimmickry or will the book stand on its own feet?"