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No controversy, only democracy: JLF ends with a bang!

In spite of the wet and wintery weather, the annual extravaganza of the Jaipur Literature Festival ended on a warm note on Tuesday evening. Rediff.com’s Sanchari Bhattacharya reports from......

'Everyone has the right to protest in a democracy, even the CM'

Aam Aadmi Party leader Shazia Ilmi brought the house down at the concluding session of the Jaipur Literature Festival when -- during a debate on democracy --she declared, “In a democracy,......

'There's no need to quit journalism and join politics'

Create your own identity to reach the top, says journalist Ravish Kumar at the Jaipur Literature Festival. Shahnawaz Akhtar reports.   Unlike some of his counterparts, NDTV journalist Ravish......

Freedom, for Afghanistan and for us, rules Day 3 of JLF!

Rediff.com’s Sanchari Bhattacharya reports on all the action from Day 3 at the Jaipur Literature Festival               Code,......

Colour, cacophony but no controversy: JLF 2014 takes off!

Jaipur Literature Festival, the self-proclaimed ‘greatest literary show on earth’, is back. Sanchari Bhattacharya reports from Jaipur The ninth edition of the show -- with two Nobel......

Small stores go out of business as consumers flock online

Jeff Bezos, founder and chief executive officer of Amazon, one of the biggest online retailers in world. Photograph: Reuters It is a breezy evening and the Delhi weather is perfect for......

'Energy revolution is America's big comeback story'

How many of us travel with $25 billion in our luggage? Ruchir Sharma, head of the emerging markets equity team at Morgan Stanley Investment Management, New York, certainly does. An economic......

We let our heart rule the head, says Ruchir Sharma

How many of us travel with $25 billion in our luggage? Ruchir Sharma, head of the emerging markets equity team at Morgan Stanley Investment Management, New York, certainly does. An economic......

Travelling with $25 billion in luggage!

How many of us travel with $25 billion in our luggage? Ruchir Sharma, head of the emerging markets equity team at Morgan Stanley Investment Management, New York, certainly does. An economic......

Prasoon Joshi: Not necessary to use vulgar word in item songs

The presence of National Award winning lyricist Prasoon Joshi at the Jaipur Literature Festival drew a packed house at the sessions he attended. He composed the lyrics for Hawan Karenge from the......

WATCH: Music, poetry and a taste of Jaipur

The recently concluded Jaipur Literature Festival was a delightful experience for many reasons. One of them was a beautiful sarod performance by Amaan and Ayaan Ali Khan. Check it...

Bollywood condemns Salman Rushdie ban

As Rajasthan government persuaded the organizers of Jaipur Literary Festival to ask Salman Rushdie to call off his visit, stars condemned the ban on Twitter.Celina......

'There is frontal nudity in Rang Rasiya but that's out of love'

'People, who make a big deal about doing bold scenes, don’t look at them with the right perspective,' Randeep Hooda tells Rajul Hegde. Randeep Hooda is glad his film Rang Rasiya has been......

Prasoon Joshi: If you aim to be authentic, you have to borrow from your life

'My parents weren’t very ambitious for my career. All they wanted for me was a secure future. So they figured if someone is paying me for my work and I’m not asking them for......
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Q. who won the 2012 DSC prize for the South Asian literature at the Jaipur Literature Festival ?
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Q. Literature and writing styles of Bodo language?
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Q. who is a Hippie.have you ever met/talked with them!
Amol Raikar:  A. although the Bodo language is a rich and ancient language, it did not have written literature until the second decade of the twentieth century. The...... more

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Q. Your views about Ashish Nandy's remarks at Jaipur Literature Festival?
Gypsy:  A. The hippie subculture was originally a youth movement that arose in the United States during the mid-1960s and spread to other countries around the...... more

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Tamil Isai Sangam Honours Veterans

CHENNAI: Witnessing a gathering of veterans in Tamil literature and music, and lovers of the language, Tamil Isai Sangam celebrated its 72nd Annual... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Tamil-Isai-Sangam-Honours-Veterans/2014/12/23/article2583774.ece
From the fountain of devotion

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Rama Kousalya. Photo: K.V. Srinivasan TOPICS Prof. Rama Kausalya went into the... ...

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Delhiites to be educated through art project

New Delhi, Dec 22 Beginning January, Delhiites will get a chance to partake in an art project that will both inform and entertain them while on... ...

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15 must-have children's book titles

The world of books seems to be closing in. Book publishers and bookstores are finding it hard to stay afloat. Yet, a small revolution is also going... ...

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Telangana government forms teams to overhaul language and social science syllabi

HYDERABAD: Nearly half a century after Chinese Communist leader Mao Zedong unleashed `Cultural Revolution' to reassert his authority, the Telangana... ...

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