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6 Indians in Commonwealth literary prize shortlists

Six Indian writers, including Jahnavi Barua and Rahul Bhattacharya, figure in the shortlists of the 2012 Commonwealth Book and Short Story Prizes. Barua, for her novel 'Rebirth', Bhattacharya for......

Commonwealth honour for Indian writer

Indian writer Hema S Raman was on Monday declared as the Asian Regional winner of the Commonwealth Short Story Competition 2007. Hema, who writes flash fiction and short stories, will receive 500......

Rohinton Mistry wins 2012 American Nobel

Critically acclaimed Indian-Canadian writer Rohinton Mistry has been selected as the winner of the 2012 Neustadt International Prize for Literature.The $50,000 Neustadt Prize, awarded every two......

Three Indian authors shortlisted for prize

Works by three Indian authors are among six shortlisted for the US$ 50,000 DSC Prize for South Asian literature, a newly-instituted literary award given annually to writers on themes such as......

'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......

'We can be a superpower only if every Indian is happy'

In our special year-end section, Rediff.com looks at people who wrote the India story this year. Udaya Kumar made history when his design was selected from 25,000 entries as India's symbol for......

Buboo Kakati unravels the Big Apple's secrets

"I chose to live in New York which I consider the centre of the universe," says Buboo Kakati, best known for her research for the Secrets of New York series, produced by New York City TV and being......

First Look: Vikram Chandra's Sacred Games

And so, after seven years, fans of author Vikram Chandra will finally have something new to keep them up in the early hours. Early copies of his latest novel Sacred Games have begun to trickle in.......

  People speak for commonwealth short story prize

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  Web results for Commonwealth Short Story Prize
Appreciation - A simple poet

The Hindu Photo Archives Keki Daruwalla TOPICS The writer recalls her experiences with Keki Daruwalla, whose attitude to literature made a... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/books/literary-review/appreciation-a-simple-poet/article6189194.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
On the cusp of change

Mahesh Rao’s novel deals with the glorious past of Mysore and highlights the importance of moving ahead Author Mahesh Rao’s debut novel deals... ...

http://dc.asianage.com/books/cusp-change-126
Ugandan writer wins 2014 Commonwealth Short Story Prize

(Reuters) - A tale about a grieving widow returning to Entebbe airport with her husband's coffin has earned Ugandan writer Jennifer Nansubuga... ...

http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INlifestyle/~3/OxaG8PkwZgU/us-books-prize-idINKBN0EO27G20140613
An all-encompassing narrative

Mahesh Rao's recently launched first novel The Smoke is Rising was started in 2008 and concluded two years later in 2010. Due to the lack of... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/society/an-allencompassing-narrative/article6057074.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Hands on bar, fingers crossed

The windfall was unexpected but not as much as Kumar's achievements in the gymnastics hall in Delhi four years ago. After his historic medals at... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/sports/sport-others/hands-on-bar-fingers-crossed/

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