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Nigerian author, Chinua Achebe is no more

Nigerian writer and author of 'Things Fall Apart', Chinua Achebe has died in a hospital in the United States at the age of 82, after suffering from illness. His close friend and Nobel prize winner......

Chinua Achebe wins 2007 Man Booker Prize

Nigerian-born Chinua Achebe, considered the father of modern African writing, has won the second Man Booker International Prize worth 60,000 pounds, edging out, among others, Indian-born Salman......

Kannada author in Man Booker Prize shortlist

Kannada author UR Ananthamurthy has been shortlisted among 10 other authors for the international Man Booker Prize for fiction. Ananthamurthy, 80, is the only Indian among to have made it to the......

Will tax havens fall apart?

612 Indians are among those who had parked their money in tax havens around the world.The heading of this article is adapted from Nigerian author Chinua Achebe's widely acclaimed novel Things Fall......

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Q. F F F : Who is the father of Modern African Literature ?
Sigma:  A.  more

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Q. Which is the best English novel you have ever read
Sigma:  A. 1)THINGS FALL APART -BY CHINUA ACHEBE. 2)HAMLET -BY WILLIAM SHAKES PEAR. more

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Q. IS NEERA IS A LIQUID AVAILABLE FROM PALM TREES ?!
Gunjan Verma:  A. Neera also called Palm Wine; Palm Toddy or simply Toddy is an alcoholic beverage created from the sap of various species of palm tree such as the...... more

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Q. List out your three most favourite English Novels. \mine are\1. The Stone Angel by Margaret Laurence2. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen3. Wuthering Height by E. Bronte\Has anyone read The Stone Angel? If yes, how did you find this novel?
Lionheart:  A. 1. Chinua Achebe's "Things Fall Apart."2. Alan Paton's "Cry, The Beloved Country."3. R. K. Narayan's "The Painter of...... more

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What India (says it) is reading

There 'sarash of skepticism in cyberspace these days. A peculiar side effect of the latest viral trend on the Internet -the Ten Books List.And... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/stoi/deep-focus/What-India-says-it-is-reading/articleshow/42415936.cms
Flawed Prose, Pedagogical Frailty Leave CU Students Frowning

KOZHIKODE: Gone are the days when students look for perfection in the textbooks, rather it would be a medium to scribble, revise and improve,... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/kerala/Flawed-Prose-Pedagogical-Frailty-Leave-CU-Students-Frowning/2014/09/14/article2430212.ece
Africa Writes

, the title itself opens up debate but I believe Africa has always told stories and will continue to write and if its writers use English as one of... ...

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Saeed Ajmal's ban could mean the death of the doosra

Its a hard life being a bowler. It is especially so these days because pitches are flatter, boundaries are shorter,... ...

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Dusty tomes, tempting discounts

As Delhiites throng the ongoing Delhi Book Fair to fetch a reasonable deal from their favourite publishers, one could take a detour to visit the... ...

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