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Aleph by Paulo Coelho: Book Review

Title: Aleph Author: Paulo Coelho Pages: 320 In this autobiographical account of what Paulo calls at few places in the book as ‘Journey back to my Kingdom’, he writes about his experiences through his journey of personal discovery. This is one of the most personal novels written by Paulo. ‘Aleph,’ as described in the book [...]

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Book review: HTML5 for Web Designers

When I first heard about HTML5, the immediate question that came to my mind was why it was named HTML5 instead of XHTML5. Why that ‘X’ was dropped? As web devlopers, when we say we use XHTML in our projects, it gives us a wierd satisfaction that we are doing things in the right and [...]

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Book: Love Story by Erich Segal

It was first published in 1970. Yet we find the book everywhere even today, in every bookshop in the best-sellers racks, and almost on every roadside book shop in every Indian city. I have been sighting this book as long as I could remember looking books on the roadside shops in Hyderabad. Long before I [...]

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Book review: 2 States by Chetan Bhagat

The New York Times called Chetan Bhagat as the biggest-selling English-language novelist in India’s history. With his first three books already being widely read in India, he released his fourth book recently which generated a lot of anticipation before the release on Twitter and other online spaces. Chetan Bhagat released the new book on Oct [...]

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Books I have read lately

Thought of updating the list of books I have managed to read in the recent past. Here goes the list: Animal Farm by George Orwell One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger Joker in the Pack by Ritesh Sharma and [...]

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