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Tales that lack ethos and pathos

Writers often produce excellent books but they lack the flavour of those written by people writing in the language of their own culture, says T C A Srinivasa-Raghavan For a long time now many......

Jeet Thayil wins South Asian Literature award

Well-known Indian poet and novelist Jeet Thayil has won the DSC South Asian literature prize worth $50,000 (about Rs 27 lakh) for his debut novel Narcopolis. Thayil is the first Indian author to......

Anna breaks maun vrat to Ash's baby wait!

Take a look at Abbas-Mastan's thriller Players with a smashing star-cast of Abhishek Bachchan, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Bipahsa Basu, Sonam Kapoor and Bobby...

LF list out: 9 ministers dropped for Bengal polls

Facing its toughest electoral battle in 34 years, the ruling Left Front in West Bengal on Sunday dropped nine ministers and a sizable number of sitting Members of Legislative Assembly in the list......

Mahasweta Devi in Man Booker long list

For decades, the admirers of the Bengali novelist Mahasweta Devi have been saying that she should be a major contender for the Nobel Prize. But since her books are not widely translated she remains......

Mahindra Satyam plans big expansion in China

Mahindra Satyam plans to treble its employees strength in China to 1,500 by 2015 as part of strategic focus on engineering, manufacturing and telecom sectors, using China as a base to serve global......

Reliance HR to recruit 5 lakh staff in 4 yrs

Reliance HR Services (RHRS), a human resources company formed by the Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (ADAG), will recruit half a million people for the group in the next four years. These......

'No difference between Godhra & 1984 riots'

Sashi Kumar is a Doordarshan anchor who went on to become a news producer. He has also worked as a journalist for The Hindu, covering West Asia. He set up India's first regional satellite channel,......

Triple century feat courts controversy

A budding cricketer's extraordinary feat of scoring 301 in a single day at the Cricket Association of Bengal's 110-point junior tournament was mired in controversy, following a complaint of......

Vasco prevail over Tollygunge

Vasco Sports Club staved off a strong second-half fightback to downTollygunge Agramani by a solitary goal and move tosecond place in theseventh National Football League, at the Nehru stadium in......
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Transcorp up 20%, gets authorised dealer licence from RBI

Shares of Transcorp International are locked at 20 percent upper circuit at Rs 48.95 on the Bombay Stock Exchange on Wednesday on getting... ...

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Condemned spell

The road that leads to Kangla Fort in Imphal looks empty. Unlike the busy market just a few hundred yards away, it is wide and clean, almost like... ...

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CII Young Indians holds Inter-active session

Indians Raipur Chapter organised an Inter-active session with Prof B S Sahay, Director, Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Raipur on Tuesday. The... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/raipur/cii-young-indians-holds-inter-active-session.html
Ruskin Bond

Ruskin Bond, who was conferred the Padma Bhushan on Saturday, is one of the most popular and prolific English writers in India. His literary world,... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/interviews/Hes-not-a-bad-writer-a-little-girl-said-about-me-Thats-my-epitaph-Ruskin-Bond/articleshow/34269435.cms
Analytics brings in ‘meticulous approach’ to Cricket, says Amitava Ghosh, ex-CTO, TaxiForSure

As the ICC World Cup is on, Firstpost catches up with a young and dynamic CTO (chief technology officer) to understand how he views the matches... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/business/analytics-brings-meticulous-approach-cricket-says-amitava-ghosh-ex-cto-taxiforsure-2149697.html

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