rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Somerset Maugham

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Somerset Maugham

  News for Somerset Maugham

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies

'Let's ensure our elders can live a life of dignity'

Elders surveyed have spoken of suffering disrespect, neglect, verbal abuse, physical abuse, and emotional abuse. The survey finds that the most abused are those above 80. Let me, at the outset,......

'Let's ensure our elders can live a life of dignity'

Elders surveyed have spoken of suffering disrespect, neglect, verbal abuse, physical abuse, and emotional abuse. The survey finds that the most abused are those above 80. Let me, at the outset,......

'India came across as overwhelming and incredible'

There is an air of smug self-confidence in the voice that is reading a passage. The venue is an upscale Mumbai cafe situated in a once-dilapidated cloth mill. It's been over 28 years since the......

The Exile is a novel based on history

Navtej Sarna, India's longest-serving spokesman for the Ministry of External Affairs and a seasoned diplomat who has served in Moscow, Warsaw, Thimphu, Geneva, Teheran and Washington, DC, released......

'Literary critics will never grow up'

Hari Mohan Nath Kunzru has never had a problem speaking his mind. A great many people found that out on November 20, 2003, when his debut novel, The Impressionist, won the £5,000 John Llewellyn......

How to save enough money, age no bar

You might have read W. Somerset Maugham's classic short story, The Ant and the Grasshopper. In the story, Maugham, the master storyteller, turns the wisdom from an Aesop's Fable on its head.The......

The fall guy or a bright spot that turned black?

Is Anjani Sinha of National Spot Exchange being made the fall guy? Anjani Sinha, below, left, is a voracious reader. He reads while he travels. He likes to read about stock market crashes,......

'The days of tax havens are over'

Jeffrey Owens is the director of tax planning and administration at the OECD's Centre for Tax Policy, which is responsible for framing tax principles and ensuring that tax havens fall in line on......

Discovering what we don't know

I stared at the sheaf of photocopied reading material that the instructor had distributed to our class, anger welling up inside me."Many years had passed during which nothing of Combray . . . had......

Mira Nair, Abraham Verghese in conversation

Over a decade ago, Mira Nair turned Dr Abraham Verghese's best-selling memoir My Own Country into a well-received telly film starring Naveen Andrews. On Wednesday, Nair and Verghese met at Asia......

Where is Al Pacino?

Unlike his buddy Dustin Hoffman, who enjoys attending film festivals, Al Pacino prefers staying away. Which is why many reporters were pleasantly surprised to find his name on the press conference......

Hari Om goes to Toronto

Bharat Bala with his debut film Hari Om and Buddhadeb Dasgupta with his Chasing Dreams, join directors from over 40 countries ranging from Mexico to Senegal to China at the 29th edition of Toronto......

Khushboo: Gulzar's unforgettable magic

Dinesh RahejaShe may have never heard of feminism, but there is something very appealing and affirmative about the female protagonist of Gulzar's Khushboo. A product of her times, this rural woman......

  People speak for somerset maugham

  • QNA
Flying Saucer
Q. name some physician turned authors?
Flying Saucer:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/name-some-physician-turned-authors/25210571/answers/

narendra sharma
Q. Somerset Maugham, A J Cronin, Richard Gorden - in common ?l
Narendra Sharma:  A. W. Somerset Maugham is one such author. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/somerset-maugham-a-j-cronin-richard-gorden---in-common-l/23217205/answers/25210587

Psycho
Q. Who wrote Of Human Bondage and The Moon and Sixpence?
Psycho:  A. all are doctors ..... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-wrote-of-human-bondage-and-the-moon-and-sixpence/22607863/answers/23217214

  Web results for Somerset Maugham
Mosquito's siren

Genetically modified mosquitoes are what scientists at London's Imperial College now offer. Among mosquitoes, the females are the blood-suckers.... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/open-page/mosquitos-siren/article6430073.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
'Tracks' leaves a mark

The movies, it seems, are increasingly headed down paths in the woods, out to open water and, in the case of John Curran's excellent new film... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/news/movie-review-tracks-leaves-a-mark/1290347/
The other Orient

With Singapore celebrating its National Day recently, Savitha Karthik tries tounderstand the city-state’s colonial heritage, goes on a World... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/430694/orient.html
(Following Advance for Use Wednesday, September 17)

Today is Wednesday, September 17, the 260th day of 2014. There are 105 days left in the year. On September 17, 1939, the Soviet Union invaded... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/following-advance-for-use-wednesday-september-17-news-others-ojitJphhfjhfh.html
Speculating about the future

PROPHETS capable of foretelling the scientific and political future have been very few, especially among those who have commanded respect for their... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/76056-speculating-about-the-future.html

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


 somerset maugham
W. Somerset Maugham bibliography


0 Followers

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z