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Salman Rushdie awarded Pen Pinter prize

Indian-born Booker Prize winning author Salman Rushdie was on Friday named the winner of this year’s prestigious Pen Pinter prize for his outstanding literary output and support for freedom......

Election 2014: Modi versus Macaulay's ghost

The post-mandate comments that ‘darkness has descended on India’ show the kind of opposition Narendra Modi has to overcome. It is this aspirational India that is attempting to throw......

Mysore flour mill owner gets possession of Madikeri palace, fort

Nagaraju's dogged fight over a period of 18 years for his ancestral property began from scratch Claiming to be a descendant of the erstwhile rulers of Kodagu, a flour mill owner from Mysore has now......

The blunder of the Pandit

Fifty years ago, India's first prime minister passed into the ages. On his death anniversary, May 27, Lieutenant General Eric A Vas (retd) commenced rediff.com's series to......

Author Pankaj Mishra wins $150,000 Yale literary prize

Award-winning Indian author Pankaj Mishra is among eight writers from seven countries who have won a $1,50,000 Yale University prize each in recognition of their literary achievements. Essayist and......

British Council library gets leisure zone

As a part of UK India Education Research Initiative, the British Councilplans to tie-up with corporate and educational institutions in India for starting several 'Lifestyle and Diversity Zones',......

'Rajat Gupta's conviction does not mean the end of the Indian story in America'

‘When the news of Gupta tipping Rajaratnam broke, the Establishment, which he had so carefully cultivated during his 40 years in America, quickly moved to distance itself from him. This is......

Running a small firm? Here's how you can make it big

While large businesses have deeper pockets, stronger networks and adequate market share compared to upstarts; they always face a lurking threat by these smaller firms which are nimble, agile and......

Funding cuts threaten quality of UK education

Official plans for 25 per cent funding cuts this year will make Britain less attractive to students from India and other non-European Union countries who contribute over eight billion pounds to the......

UK may cut 11.5-b pounds from utility services

Facing a whopping budgetary deficit of 157 billion pounds, the Conservative-led coalition Government in the UK has signalled a cut in grants totalling 11.5 billion pounds to public utility services......

Spoofs, kid movies rule world box office

September is not the best month for the movies; kids and college students are back in their class rooms and parents, having spent loads of money on summer vacations, think many times before going......

Did Jodhabai really exist?

Even as director Ashutosh Gowarikar is all set to release his film, Jodhaa Akbar, controversies dog the leading character.It is claimed by some historians that Jodha was not Akbar's wife, as is......

Tiger awardee Vipin Vijay speaks

He is the first Indian to win the prestigiousTiger Award at the Rotterdam International Film FestivalonJanuary 29 for his Malayalam documentary film Video Game.Meet Vipin Vijay, a student of the......

Last Harry Potter book: Date is revealed!

The suspense is finally over.After J K Rowling announced the name of her seventh and last installment of her Harry Potter series in December, the author announced the date it will be released on......

Now, a book on Mughal-E-Azam's dialogues

Nasreen Munni Kabir is best known for her documentary called The Inner/Outer World Of Shah Rukh Khan.Kabir, who is thegovernor of theBritish Film Institute,has directed several documentaries on......

US National Jr. cricket tournament

Home to baseball and basketball, cricket is a relative newcomer to the United States. With the arrival of a large number of migrants from South Asia, however, cricket has become a passion amongst......

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Ashok Sawlani
Q. When you are unemployed and have no money left then what is favorite pass time
Ashok Sawlani:  A.  more

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Iqbal Seth
Q. what do you know about Robin hood and the monk ?
Iqbal Seth:  A. In the morning usually go for cross country raceing and during day Used to visit American center Library and British Council Library .That was from...... more

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Atish krishna
Q. kya microwave oven use karne se cancer ho sakta hai ?
Atish Krishna:  A. Robin Hood and the Monk is preserved in Cambridge University manuscript Ff.5.48. The manuscript is damaged by stains and hard to read and was, it...... more

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savitha
Q. which is library burnt by the britishers in india
Savitha:  A. There is an article which says drinking milks also can do Cancer. belo is like for wesite and a breif...... more

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  Web results for British Library
Facts about Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Panneerselvam

Indian men in Asiad hockey final after 12 years | Modi to speak on All India Radio Oct 3 | Hong Kong students threaten to occupy government offices... ...

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Border stand-off ends; Indian, Chinese working mechanism to meet

Hong Kong students threaten to occupy government offices | Thousands throng pandals as Durga Puja begins in Bengal | Warm Tuesday in Delhi, similar... ...

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No top actors in Kollywood's protest for AMMA

Indian boxer Pooja Rani settles for bronze | Sarita Devi loses controversial bout, settles for bronze | Microsoft to set up cloud data centres in... ...

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Necker Island Becomes a Proud Member of 'Pack for a Purpose'

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Anjali in no hurry to tie the knot

RBI keeps key rates unchanged; markets marginally high (Third Lead) | RBI key interest rates unchanged; Sensex trades flat (Second Lead) | Sensex... ...

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