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'Shantaram' returns to Leopold

Had the terrorists come five hours earlier, I wouldn't be here talking to you," says Gregory David Roberts, the Australian author of the novel Shantaram, oft-considered a foreigner's Ode to Mumbai.......

'Keep the faith with India and Bombay'

'Keep the faith with India and the city I love, Bombay,' author Gregory David Roberts pleads on his web site. The Melbourne, Australia-born Roberts who, since escaping from Pentridge Prison has......

'I found a lot of love in India'

Once upon a time, in his home country Australia, Gregory David Roberts was known as a gentleman bandit. Roberts, who had got into drugs after his marriage failed and his wife took away their......

Why the Sanjay Dutt case highlights need for jail reforms

Our jails are not reforming inmates but are turning into inhuman system of heaping punishment, says Mahesh Vijapurkar. It is common knowledge that jails are no picnic spots. The conditions there......

How Headley used Rahul as a 'cover'

Vicky Nanjappa provides a glimpse of what Rahul Bhatt, filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt's son and a 'witness' in the case against David Headley, revealed during questioning. The questioning of Rahul Bhatt,......

The 400 richest Americans

The nine-figure fortune won't get you much mention these days, at least not on these pages. This year, for the first time, everyone in The Forbes 400 has at least $1 billion. The collective net......

Cheap Revolution is here! It may kill tech giants

Free Software. Bargain chips. The always-on Internet. Today's tech giants are in danger. The Next Big Thing has already begun. William Coleman doesn't need to make another fortune in high-tech. He......

Why our education system needs a fix!

'He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how.' ~ Friedrich NietzschePink Floyd's We don't need no education was not just a song of a genre or a generation. It became an anthem for a......

Madge in Mumbai

Thepop singeralong with director husband Guy Ritchie (left), and Shantaram author Gregory David Roberts at Ambedkarnagar, Colaba in South...

PIX: Jeetendra, Anil Kapoor celebrate Sridevi's Padma Shri

Sahara group chief Subroto Roy organised a bash for Sridevi to celebrate her Padma Shri award at the Sahara Hotel in Mumbai on April 23. The actress cut a medal cake while her friends --......

PIX: Bollywood runs the Mumbai Marathon

The 10th Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon was a star-studded affair, as several actors joined in and ran for Mumbai on January 20. Brand ambassador John Abraham was seen waving at the crowds at......

Oscars 2011: Winners at a Glance!

The 83rd Annual Academy Awards have been announced. There were quite a few surprises and many more expected nods. Here's a quick glance at the winners, listed in bold:Best PictureBlack SwanMike......

Depp's most challenging role yet!

He's often called this generation's finest, and most dynamic, actor. Known for his mastery of eclectic and varied characters -- a murdering barber in the twisted musical Sweeney Tood, an......

Chowrasia tied 7th in Hong Kong Open

SSP Chowrasia's quest for his lost form seems to have ended and the affable Kolkata pro lies tied seventh after a brilliant five-under 65, while Jeev Milkha Singh got off to a rather mundane start......

Randhawa extends lead, Tiger charges in China

India's Jyoti Randhawa gallantly held on to the halfway lead at the HSBC Champions on Friday, but a star-studded chasing pack, led by Tiger Woods, is snapping on his heels.Randhawa overcame a......

Randhawa eclipses Woods in opening round

Jyoti Randhawa stole the first round thunder at the US $5 million HSBC Champions on Thursday with a flawless seven-under-par 65, eclipsing world-class stars including Tiger Woods.Randhawa fired a......

The 23-man team lists for the 2006 World Cup

The23-man lists of the 32 teams for the 2006 football World Cup after theMay 15 deadline to confirm squads ended on Monday. A look at the selections:ANGOLAGoalkeepers: Joo Ricardo (unattached),......

France name World Cup squad

France coach Raymond Domenech bowed to popular demand by picking Olympique Marseille's Franck Ribery in his 23-man squad for the World Cup finals on Sunday.World Cup schedule | World Cup......
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Q. 15 december ko kis kis ka birth day haipls seriously batana
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Q. Which is the best English novel you have ever read
Kanishq:  A. Shantaram - Gregory David Roberts more

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Q. WHOSE WORK OF LITERTAURE IS THE BEST IN ENGLISH ?
Gunjan Verma:  A. There are a number of works that can be considered as the best and if somebody really wants to pursue his career in English literature, he can...... more

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Q. tell me about the novel shantaram?
Joyesh Chakraborty:  A. Shantaram is a famous novel written by Gregory David Roberts. It is based on the story of the author himself who was sentenced to 19 years...... more

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Lee Child's 'Personal' retains top spot on U.S. bestsellers list

1:09am IST NEW YORK (Reuters) - "Personal," the 19th Jack Reacher thriller from author Lee Child, held on to the top of the U.S. bestsellers... ...

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Chiquita, Fyffes offer EU concessions for $526 million tie-up

8:50pm IST BRUSSELS (Reuters) - U.S. fruit producer Chiquita Brands ( CQB.N ) and Irish peer Fyffes ( FFY.I ) have offered European Union... ...

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Books People Read In Hindi Films

The magnificent men and women who populate the world as depicted in Bollywood films hardly ever seem to spend any time in literary pursuits. If... ...

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Defying convention

In her long and enviable career, Julianne Moore has made a point of appearing in both big-budget pictures like Non-Stop, the recent Liam Neeson... ...

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12:32am IST Sept 12 (Infostrada Sports) - Scores from the European Tour Dutch Open at the par-70 course on Friday in Zandvoort. The cut was... ...

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