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Author Name: Khushwant Singh

Khushwant Singh  born 2 February 1915) is a prominent Indian novelist and journalist. Singh's weekly column, "With Malice towards One and All", carried by several Indian newspapers, is among the most widely-read columns in the country.

An important Indo-Anglian novelist, Singh is best known for his trenchant secularism, his humor, and an abiding love of poetry. His comparisons of social and behavioral characteristics of Westerners and Indians are laced with acid wit. He served as editor of several well-known literary and news magazines, as well as two major broadsheet newspapers, through the 1970s and 1980s.

     Books By Author :: Khushwant Singh

   
Why I Supported the Emergency
 -by Khushwant Singh

The Emergency has become a synonym for obscenity. Even men and women who were pillars of Emergency rule and misused their posit... Read More

   
Sunset Club
 -by Khushwant Singh

The book The Sunset Club has been declared by the author as his last novel. The book throws light on the loneliness and problem... Read More

   
Train to Pakistan
 -by Khushwant Singh

The partition of India was one of the most dreadful times in the recent Indian history. Since 1950s, it has time and again bee... Read More

   
Delhi: A Novel
 -by Khushwant Singh

I return to Delhi as I return to my mistress Bhagmati when I have had my fill of whoring in foreign lands… Thus begins K... Read More

   
Women & Men in my Life
 -by Khushwant Singh

What can you expect when Khushwant Singh - irrepressible as ever, cuttingly candid, provocatively truthful - decides to write a... Read More

   
The Collected Short Stories of Khushwant Singh
 -by Khushwant Singh

The Collected Short Stories is a complete collection of Khushwant Singh’s short stories that have thus far appea... Read More

   
Book of Unforgettable Women
 -by Khushwant Singh

‘Though I am nothing to look at, it is women who have sought my company more than I have sought theirs.’
&m... Read More

   
Absolute Khushwant
 -by Khushwant Singh

One of the great icons of our time, Khushwant Singh, 95, is a man of contradictions. An agnostic who s well-versed in the holy ... Read More

   
Not a Nice Man to Know
 -by Khushwant Singh

The essential Khushwant Singh collection
In an essay in this anthology, Khushwant Singh claims that he is not a nice ma... Read More

   
The Vintage Sardar
 -by Khushwant Singh

Khushwant Singh has spent a lifetime waging a war against hypocrisy, humbug and intolerance. This new collection brings togethe... Read More



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