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Can the master spy writer still captivate readers?

'Can a Wodehouse, an R K Narayan, a Scott Fitzgerald and yes, a Le Carre, with the sensibilities of a bygone era still captivate a modern reader's attention?''Le Carre is making a brave and......

Can the master spy writer still captivate modern readers?

Can the masters of yesteryear, a Wodehouse, an RK Narayan, a Scott Fitzgerald and yes, a Le Carre, with the sensibilities of a bygone era still captivate a modern reader’s attention?......

A R Shivakumar: The man with the answer to India's water crisis

Nikita Puri visits Sourabha, A R Shivakumar's pioneering eco-friendly home where he and his family have lived without a municipal water connection for 22 years! Drought, a killer in India's growth......

What a writer this man is!

'One of his most famous scenes is set in a prison in Delhi where the British try to subvert Karla, the legendary Soviet spy who is being transferred back to Moscow and is being temporarily detained......

Tour Album: When Modi embraced Africa

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's foreign trips often reveal different shades of his personality. His visit to Africa has been no different. From displaying his skills as a drummer in Dar-es-Salaam......

Ebay's rising star plots revamp of 'flea market'

Tinkering with the core mechanisms of the world's busiest e-commerce site is not to be undertaken lightly. Yet John Donahoe, head of Ebay's marketplace division, is preparing an overhaul for early......

From the mud floor to designing algorithms

Tanmoy’s story is one of hope in times of despair, courage in times of trouble and confidence in times of adversity. His story is a reminder that no matter what the situation is today, you......

India's Modi promises US CEOs a return to market reforms

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi told nearly a dozen US company chiefs on Monday that he is committed to liberalising his country's economy, which has underperformed other emerging markets......

The G-20 and IMF reform

Increasing the resources of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is probably the one issue on which there is some possibility of agreement at the upcoming G-20 summit. And in preparation for......

The next billionaire boom

It's hard to see them with all the gloomy news, but they're out there. Working away in the shadows of the global recession, a slew of future billionaires are quietly tinkering with the ideas that......

Review: Detective Byomkesh Bakshy is a mystery movie that doesn't mystify

Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! stumbles considerably because of its simplistic plotting, says Raja Sen.Byomkesh Bakshi -- or, if we go with the spelling picked out by director Dibakar Banerjee, Bakshy......

007 reasons to be thrilled about Bond 24

Here's why SPECTRE may be SPECTACULAR! It’s double-o-celebration time as details have emerged regarding the next James Bond film. Scheduled to release in October 2015, SPECTRE will be the......

MAMI Diaries: Must Watch Cinema, now playing in Mumbai!

Brilliant cinema at the ongoing Mumbai Film Festival, raves Sukanya Verma. In all its 16 years, this is my first trip to the Mumbai Film Festival. For some reason or another, I always found myself......

Robin Williams is forever!

Sukanya Verma pays tribute to Robin Williams, who passed into the ages on August 11. Robin Williams is no more? How can Robin Williams be no more? As the ubiquitous funnyman of Hollywood,......

Oscars Winners at a Glance: The Artist wins 5 awards

The 84th Annual Academy Awards have been announced. Here's a quick glance at the winners, listed in bold:Best Picture The ArtistThe DescendantsExtremely Loud & Incredibly CloseThe HelpHugoMidnight......

Manchester City drop crucial points at home against Stoke

IMAGE: Manchester City's Sergio Aguero is challenged by Stoke City's Ibrahim Affelay and Phil Bardsley. Photograph: Phil Noble Livepic/Reuters Manchester City failed to fire in a frustrating 0-0......

Cricket bats set to get smaller and thinner...

'When we are talking about changing the size and dimensions of the bat, all we are talking about is the balance between bat and ball and bringing that back. We feel that in the last few years that......

Australia v New Zealand: 'Incredible' Kiwis eye another upset

IMAGE: New Zealand's Ish Sodhi, centre, celebrates with team mates after taking the wicket of India's Ravindra Jadeja during the opening match of World T20 in Nagpur, on Tuesday. Photograph:......

ISL: NorthEast stun champions Atletico de Kolkata

IMAGE: NorthEast United players clash as they go for a header during the ISL match againt Atletico de Kolkata. Photograph: PTI Bottom-placed NorthEast United FC struck through a Simao Sabrosa......

Gavaskar wants Fletcher sacked; suggests Dravid as chief coach

Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar lashed out at chief coach Duncan Fletcher on Monday and suggested that Rahul Dravid should replace him. "For me, Duncan Fletcher would get 1.5 in a scale of 10......
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Hundred years on is it time for another Revolution?

Author: Sukumar Murlidharan Perhaps the principles that led the architects of the October Revolution have reasserted themselves with fresh... ...

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Can the master spy writer still captivate modern readers?

Can the masters of yesteryear, a Wodehouse, an RK Narayan, a Scott Fitzgerald and yes, a Le Carre, with the sensibilities of a bygone era still... ...

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Convoluted plot aside, Charlize Theron is smashing as female John Wick

“Charlize Theron is a female John Wick” or “Charlize Theron is the female James Bond” is what was being thrown around by... ...

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