In Lounge this week

Cinema

A horror movie sustained by rich metaphors and some excellent acting

19 December 2014 | BY Ajit Duara

Gadgets

The new Omega Speedmaster is inspired by man’s exploration of the moon

19 December 2014

Science

How the modern bird lost all its teeth

19 December 2014

Books

The well known Delhi-based sociologist who has written a whodunnit set in America under a pseudonym

19 December 2014 | BY Rajni George

Yet another Delhi book revives the glorious near past—but fails to soar

19 December 2014 | BY Arshia Sattar

A nuanced new narrative of the Bangladesh Liberation War looks closely at Mujibur Rahman’s assassin

19 December 2014 | BY Srinath Raghavan

America’s favourite non-hero’s swansong, an odd new tale from Ben Okri, a fashion diva’s gorgeous biography and the last of Follett’s Century trilogy

19 December 2014 | BY Rajni George