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Review | An Irishman in colonial India’s ill-fated enterprise: the rise and fall of Asia’s first newspaper, as told in new book

Andrew Otis’s non-fiction debut chronicles the short lifespan of Hicky’s Bengal Gazette, a provocative English language weekly that played a role in bringing the East India Company under the control of the British government

16 Jul 2018 - 11:59AM

Andrew Otis’s non-fiction debut chronicles the short lifespan of Hicky’s Bengal Gazette, a provocative English language weekly that played a role in bringing the East India Company under the control of the British government

An Irishman in colonial India’s ill-fated enterprise: the rise and fall of Asia’s first newspaper, as told in new book
Review | The murder of a social media star: rebel who confronted Pakistan’s male-dominated culture – and paid the ultimate price

A new book on the controversial YouTube celebrity’s killing – by her own brother – offers unsettling insights into a society where violence against women is accepted as the norm

6 Jun 2018 - 5:29PM

A new book on the controversial YouTube celebrity’s killing – by her own brother – offers unsettling insights into a society where violence against women is accepted as the norm

The murder of a social media star: rebel who confronted Pakistan’s male-dominated culture – and paid the ultimate price