About Us

Our Aesthetic:

Star Wars
blue and black
Salman Rushdie
Flight mode
Michael Jackson’s Thriller
Encyclopedia Brittanica
J R R Tolkien
The Sex Pistol’s Never Mind the Bollocks, Here’s the Sex Pistols
I Love Lucy
Charlie Chaplin’s Modern Times
Marvel Universe
Sachin Tendulkar


The Bombay Review is a bi-monthly online literary magazine publishing short fiction and poetry, with annual print anthologies. With a readership base in more than 120 countries, TBR is based out of New York City, Mumbai and Jeddah.

Apart from publishing, The Bombay Review also conducts free literary events across cities in India and abroad. The first print anthology was released in July, 2015 by Manjiri Prabhu, Director of Pune International Literary Festival, and the team also conducted a reading at PILF 2015, while the second anthology, ‘The International Anthology of Fiction and Poetry: Featuring Writers & Poets from 31 Countries’  was launched in August 2016 at Oxford Bookstore, Mumbai.

Founded by Kaartikeya Bajpai, 21, a journalism graduate from Symbiosis International University, the magazine is run by a young team of passionate individuals who work on a voluntarily basis. Kaartikeya, Editor-in-Chief,  has given four TEDx Talks, at IIITA Allahabad, SRM Chennai, DPS Bangalore and MahindraÉcoleCentrale Hyderabad. Huda, the Editorial Director has given one TEDx Talk at MITID Pune respectively. They are also panelists and lecturers across various literary festivals and universities in India.