Poison pens: When writers’ friendships turn sour

When writers’ friendships fall apart there is often acrimony and – being writers – details of their differences and bitterness

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Last Man in Tower by Arvind Adiga Within a few minutes of arriving at Mumbai airport, passengers get their first

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Reading Horizons: Episode 15

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Narcopolis – see Mumbai through a haze of cannabis

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Family Life by Akhil Sharma

Three minutes. In that time the Mishra family’s hopes of a new future are demolished. They’d left Delhi in search

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