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Nobel-winning author Doris Lessing passes away at 94

British author and Nobel Literature laureate Doris Lessing died in London on Sunday, BBC reported. She was 94. A statement from her publisher, Harper Collins, said she "passed away peacefully at......

Doris Lessing bags Nobel Prize for Literature

In the autumn of her literary odyssey comes the Nobel Prize. Eighty-eight-year-oldBritish writer Doris Lessing has won the 2007 Nobel Prize for literature for her outstanding contribution to......

IN PHOTOS: Women who won the Nobel Literature Prize

Author Alice Munroe won the Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday. The 82-year-old became the first Canada-based writer to win the honour. Munroe will be presented with her award at a formal......

'Probe charges of ISI's hand in scribes murder'

The Inter-Services Intelligence should probe allegations of its involvement in the abduction and killing of journalist Syed Saleem Shahzad and stop interfering in affairs of the civilian......

PM walks softly, carries a big stick

All those castigating the government for a feeble reshuffle are missing the point. Which is that the exercise was not meant to be anything more than a message, says Saisuresh Sivaswamy. Social......

How outgoing CMD Rohit Nandan steered Air India through thick & thin

As he gets ready to relinquish charge, Rohit Nandan tells Anjuli Bhargava he's happy he could do his bit. We finally manage to meet one day before his term ends. Rohit Nandan, 58, has been at the......

BoP: Not a 1991 relapse, but India faces daunting road back to glory

For events separated by time, it’s common to search for parallels. This is exactly what many are doing in the current economic crisis: Growth is at a decadal low, trade and current account......

Apple's shares swallow biggest loss in 4 years

Apple Inc shares tumbled more than 6 percent on Wednesday, chalking up their biggest single-day loss in four years as fears grow about intensifying competition in the mobile device market.......

Why Indian Railways is incurring losses under Mamata

'Mamata magic' might have turned the tide in favour of Trinamool Congress in West Bengal in the last Lok Sabha elections, but things don't look hunky dory in the firebrand railway minister's......

Oprah, Rowling among richest self-made women

Media mogul Oprah Winfrey and Harry Potter author J K Rowling have been named among the world's richest self-made women, who have amassed personal fortunes of over a billion dollars, in a list......

Review: Ishkq In Paris is as stupid as its spelling

Ishkq In Paris is a bad film brought furthur down by a bunch of Bollywood cliches and a fading Preity Zinta, writes Raja Sen.Ah, Preity. When we first met Preity Zinta, we were bowled over by those......

Review: Ishqk In Paris is as stupid as its spelling

Ishqk In Paris is a bad film brought furthur down by a bunch of Bollywood cliches and a fading Preity Zinta, writes Raja Sen.Ah, Preity. When we first met Preity Zinta, we were bowled over by those......

Avatar makes history; crosses $1billion in 3 weeks

James Cameron, the man behind the unstoppable sci-fi hit Avatar, and Sandra Bullock, the co-producer and star of The Blind Side made history on Sunday evening.While Avatar flew beyond expectations......

Amitabh rocks Cheeni Kum

Tabu has balls.Cheeni Kum could have been just another romance between an arrogant old perfectionist and a smitten waif, but the woman here has spirit. She rides the patriarch into a corner,......

Weekend Watch

Here are five waysto spice up your weekend!The Bicycle Thief (Italian)Cast: Lamberto Maggiorani, Enzo Staiola, Lianella Carell, GinoSaltamerenda and Vittorio Antonucci.Director: Vittorio De......

Say no to the Games, else the guilty will escape!

Mahesh Vijapurkar urges sports persons to stand up and show contempt for the poor standards that appearthe benchmark of the Commonwealth Games.Much has been said on the Commonwealth Games (CWG),......

Images: Liverpool out as Arsenal advance

Five-times winners Liverpool were knocked out of the Champions League in the group stages despite a 1-0 win at Debrecen on Tuesday while Fiorentina and Arsenal qualified for the last 16. Benitez's......
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A well-researched book in simple language

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The east brings tea industry's cup of woes to the boil

The ongoing crisis at some tea gardens of Duncan Industries in North Bengal seems to be a combination of poor handling, an ecosystem of corruption... ...
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