Taha Ali

THE BRIGHTER SIDE OF LOCKDOWN

THE BRIGHTER SIDE OF LOCKDOWN

Are bluer skies, cleaner air and waters, and resurgent wildlife a goal worth fighting for once the lockdowns ease up? Updated 17 May, 2020 04:55am
NON-FICTION: LOSING THE WORD

NON-FICTION: LOSING THE WORD

Karen Armstrong’s latest book is a grand tour of world religions, that develops her thesis that scripture is a way to Published 15 Mar, 2020 08:49am
NON-FICTION: THE CASE FOR TRAVEL

NON-FICTION: THE CASE FOR TRAVEL

An American and a Pakistani pen a book that brims with serendipity; the central message is along the lines of ‘if you Published 27 Oct, 2019 07:04am
NON-FICTION: FOR THE LOVE OF MOCHA

NON-FICTION: FOR THE LOVE OF MOCHA

A real-life tale about reinventing coffee works as a window into Yemeni culture and the crisis that it’s caught Published 03 Feb, 2019 08:32am
NON-FICTION: THE QURAN AND THE KORAN

NON-FICTION: THE QURAN AND THE KORAN

What does it mean to translate a majestic religious text into another language? A new book offers food for thought Published 03 Dec, 2017 07:08am