Cracker of the code

Book review by Roopinder Singh She was seen as a saviour of a company that was a giant when the Internet age dawned in the mid-1990s. Yahoo was still huge in 2012, but seemed antediluvian as younger companies proved to be more in sync with the manner in which people used the net. The new kid on the block was …

The collateral damage of harsh dogmas

Empire of the Moghul: Traitors in the Shadows by Alex Rutherford. Hachette India. Pages 368. Rs 599 Review by Roopinder Singh The sixth Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb Alamgir (1618 –1707) ruled for 49 years. The title Alamgir implied someone who would conquer the universe. He pushed the boundaries of the Mughal Empire further than any of his predecessors. The Mughals were …