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Oswald Pereira's Reviews

Reviews of Oswald’s Work

The Newsroom Mafia
Dec.14.2011
Published by Mid Day
With the arrest of a journalist in the J Dey murder case, the media is under the scanner. The recent launch of a novel, The Newsroom Mafia, probing the nexus between the media...
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May.05.2013
Published by The New Indian Express
Oswald Pereira’s second novel, The Revenge of the Naked Princess takes the reader to unfamiliar and sinister stories of forced conversions in 16th Century India. While most of...
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Mar.02.2013
Published by The Speaking Tree, a Times of India Publication
t’s a heady cocktail of violence, rape, lust, betrayal, Christian conversion and history, writes ARUN GANAPATHY  There’s more too, but all the elements blend smoothly,...
Aug.09.2009
Published by The Sunday Indian
The Sunday Indian ( See Page 57) Journalist Oswald Pereira’s debut novel "Beyond the Newsroom" had made waves in journalistic, police and government circles. The book was...
May.05.2007
Published by The Times of India
TO use a journalists’ cliché, this book is a ’scoop’; the ‘real’ deal about the unholy nexus between the underworld, the government and the Fourth Estate. A fast-paced, no...
Feb.25.2007
Published by Deccan Herald
In the eighties when a coterie of reporters in Bangalore were acting as the drum beaters of a chief minister, some of their ilk in Bombay were dancing to the tunes of an...
Jun.03.2007
Published by DNA
TEN pages into Beyond The Newsroom and a huge cinematic screen takes over your mind. The pages fade and you see Ram Gopal Varma’s name bursting on to a screen. Varma only because...