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Is Gulliver's Travels vulgar?
Alexander Pope's The Rape of the Lock was published in 1714.After more than 250 years of being acknowledged as a classic, a review conducted by the Punjab University in Lahore finds the title......
A united Europe is the world's oldest project
'The project of a united Europe has constantly been made and remade.''The national borders have changed many, many times and so have the languages.''Britain's exit is only the latest episode in......
How India is a nation of cheats
Rajiv Malhotra’s plagiarism may not be as horrifying as impersonating an exam candidate in Indore -- but they’re both forms of cheating One of those uniquely Indian English terms,......
Top 10 world leaders who reap the power of hashtag
More than half of the world’s foreign ministers and their institutions are active on the social networking site. In short, Twitter has become an indispensable diplomatic networking and......
The Week that Was
Here's a look at the events that shaped the world last week. Image: Actor Amitabh Bachchan poses for a photograph after the unveiling of a statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Parliament Square, London,......
The Bhagwati-Sen Debate: An Epitaph
Only reforms that accelerate economic growth can generate the revenues to finance expenditure on social infrastructure for the poor, not the other way round, insists Jagdish Bhagwati. My......
Pop Art BMWs at Mumbai's Jehangir Art Gallery
Masterpieces can be very moving. But in this case, they literally can move. BMW, the German manufacturer of high-end automobiles, has created over the last 30 years, pieces of 'rolling art' by......
Oscars 2015: Eddie Redmayne, Jullianne Moore win
The 87th Annual Academy Awards have been announced. A quick glance at the winners, listed in bold: BEST PICTURE American Sniper Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) Boyhood The......
Birdman, Boyhood, American Sniper sweep Oscar 2015 nominations
The 87th Annual Academy awards nominations were announced by directors JJ Abrams and Alfonso Cuarón as well as Chris Pine and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, at the......
Oscars 2014: Matthew McConaughey, Cate Blanchett win top awards
The 86th Annual Academy Awards have been announced. Here's a quick glance at the winners, listed in bold: Best Picture American HustleGravityTwelve Years A SlaveCaptain PhillipsDallas Buyers......
American Hustle, Gravity sweep Oscar 2014 nominations
While Steve McQueen's Twelve Years A Slave got five nominations in major categories, Alfonso Cuaron's gorgeously-shot Gravity and David O Russell's American Hustle swept the recently announced......
American Hustle wins big at Golden Globes, 2014
The 71th Annual Golden Globe awards have been announced. There have been quite a few surprises and some expected nods. Here's a quick glance at the winners, listed in bold: BEST MOTION PICTURE......
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