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Zach's back

The author of dozens of novels, essays and stories in Malayalam, Paul Zacharia turns to English in his upcoming book next year. He spoke with India Today about what to expect.

Q The title of your upcoming novel, A Secret History of Compassion, has us intrigued. Can you tell us what's it about?

A. It's the name

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