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India's Shakespearean love affair

When it comes to celebrating William Shakespeare, can India be far behind?At the recent celebrations marking the Bard's 400th death anniversary, India's High Commissioner to the United Kingdom......

Was Bard's 'Dark Lady' a prostitute named Lucy Negro?

The Dark Lady who inspired some of William Shakespeare's romantic sonnets may have had a rather unladylike profession, as experts suggest that she may have been a notorious prostitute called 'Lucy......

Tagore's ancestral house to become museum

While kicking off the bard's week-long 151st birth anniversary celebrations here, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said they were thinking how to convert the mansion where Tagore was born and spent......

Sambhaji Bhagat: The bard of small things

As the school bell at Sadhana Vidyalaya in suburban Mumbai rings out another day, history teacher Sambhaji Bhagat, 50, is as eager as his students to leave. He rushes to his room......

The Grandmaster behind OPS' comeback

IMAGE: Former Tamil Nadu chief minister O Panneerselvam with his supporters at his Chennai home, April 19, 2017. Photograph: R Senthil Kumar/PTI Photo There is a hidden hand behind the political......

There's something in a name, say private equity players

When it comes to choosing a name for a new fund, private equity managers in India rarely heed the famous quote of the Bard of Avon, 'What's in a name?'It seems that fund managers who have launched......

EPFO initiative that will create 350,000 additional low cost homes

The initiative is expected to create 350,000 additional low cost homes. Retirement fund body EPFO is considering significantly increasing its exposure to housing finance companies to comply with......

Retailers seek changes in multi-brand FDI norms

Asking the government to tweak FDI norms in multi-brand segment, retailers said sourcing rules must be made similar to that of single brand while demanding foreign firms be allowed to put only 50......

BSNL, MTNL to buy 46 pc in Kuwait telecom firm

In one of the largest deals in West Asia, a consortium of Indian telecom firms led by Delhi-based Vavasi Group, which also hopes to rope in state-owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) and Mahanagar......

Corruption, American style

Con men, swindlers and cheaters pay bribes. Sophisticates hire lobbyists because lobbyists get better, more lasting results while only rarely landing in the slammer. We know intuitively that......

'It is very difficult to do Shakespeare in Gujarati'

Shakespeare in Gujarati, to be performed at the Globe Theatre in London where most of the Bard's plays were staged some 400 years ago, is not a midsummer night's dream, but a fact. Mumbai-based......

'Kaminey is a reminder that we have a dark side'

William Shakespeare wasn't the source for Vishal Bhardwaj's Kaminey but the Bard whose Othello inspired Bharadwaj's hit Omkara and whose Macbeth became Maqbool was very much looking over the......

Manorama: A well-executed thriller

If great theatre can be timeless -- the Bard is freshly recycled on stage or screen somewhere in the world every single week -- the same must hold true for great cinema.Following the thought that a......

Super Filmi Week with Hit Girl Asha Parekh

Kamal Haasan’s unrivalled make up skills, Jack Nicholson’s haunting imagery, Asha Parekh’s life as a Hit Girl and the surprise package of Beauty and the Beast, it’s all......

Rangoon and the dangers of straining for poetry

'In Vishal Bhardwaj's now fully set world of manufactured poetry, characters wear their emotions at their most prescribed anatomical positions -- courage on their chins, pride over their chests,......

PIX: Britain stages a spectacular welcome for the world

Britain greeted the world on Friday with an extravagant celebration that included Bond, the Bard and a Beatle -- and a formal welcome from no less a figure than its jubilee queen. London's......

IPL: Indian umpires going from bad to worse...

IMAGE: Umpires CK Nandan and Nitin Menon. Photograph: BCCI The poor performance of the Indian umpires came under the spotlight after an embarrasing error from on-field umpires C K Nandan and Nitin......

Police confirm Peter Roebuck committed suicide

Peter Roebuck, one of the most respected cricket commentators, who also wrote for Indian newspapers, committed suicide at his hotel in Cape Town where he was covering Australia's Test series......

Former Somerset captain and writer Roebuck dead at 55

Peter Roebuck, the former captain of English county Somerset and one of the finest cricket writers of his time, was found dead at the age of 55 in his hotel in South Africa, the Sydney Morning......

'Kalmadi is blowing his own trumpet'

Chairman of the Commonwealth Organising Committee andIndian Olympic Association president Suresh Kalmadi on Monday claimed credit for thespectacular three-houropening ceremony on Sunday. "We had a......
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Srinath to be match referee of IPL final

Javagal Srinath will be the match referee for the first qualifier and the final of the 10th Indian Premier League (IPL), which will conclude on May... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/srinath-to-be-match-referee-of-ipl-final-117051300618_1.html
'Thakurbarir Thaali' to take foodie on nostalgia trip

Revealing the Bard's gastronomic side, the food will be a mix of delicacies from East Bengal (now Bangladesh) and present West Bengal, an SFDC... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/lifestyle/report-thakurbarir-thaali-to-take-foodie-on-nostalgia-trip-2435194
Bengal celebrates Tagore's birth anniversary

West Bengal on Monday paid homage to Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore on the bard's 156th birth anniversary with offerings of his popular songs,... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a739605.html
The vilification of Rabindranath Tagore

Veneration and vilification weren't far apart for Rabindranath Tagore, who would've turned 156 today. His detractors revel in malicious ignorance... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/lifestyle/report-barbs-for-the-bard-2429659
Anyone who has ever been in a school play will relate to this video

If you've ever been part of a school play you'll know, at times, it can be hard work. Learning all those lines for a Shakespeare play can be tough... ...

http://www.breakingnews.ie/discover/anyone-who-has-ever-been-in-a-school-play-will-relate-to-this-video-787390.html

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