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8th Jaipur Literature Festival kicks off to a grand start

The eighth edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival kicked off on Wednesday to a grand start with a bevy of authors, poets, Nobel Laureates along with some Bollywood celebrities, trooping in to......

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,......

Private sector must run without govt interference: Murthy

The country would see more economic progress if the private sector was left to run business without government interference, Infosys founder N R Narayana Murthy has said at the Jaipur Literature......

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......

'I wish there's a society where is no need of censorship for films'

Snippets from the eighth Jaipur Literature Festival. Even as the Censor Board of India is mired in controversy, writer-lyricist Prasoon Joshi offered his point of view at the festival. ......

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......

A dash of Bollywood at Jaipur Lit Fest

Bollywood remains a top draw at the Jaipur Literature Fest with a string of film celebrities like Waheeda Rahman, Naseeruddin Shah, Girish Karnad among others set to explore the......

Has the Indian Premier League killed the spirit of cricket?

Kolkata Knight Riders players celebrate winning IPL 7. Photograph: BCCI Has the popular Indian Premier League commercialised the game of cricket?  Has it killed the actual spirit of the game?......
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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?
Sudhakar Kuruvada:  A. shehan Karunatilaka more

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Amol Raikar
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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  Web results for Literature Festival
Tributes Planned for the Poet of the Jasmine Metaphor

), he would have turned 100. A household name in Karnataka, his poetry has charmed Kannadigas for about eight decades. His collection Mysura... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/Tributes-Planned-for-the-Poet-of-the-Jasmine-Metaphor/2015/01/26/article2636495.ece
Jaipur litfest signs off with record attendance

Comment · print · T T T+· T- As many as 2.45 lakh people visited the Jaipur Literature Festival at Diggi Palace this year. Above,... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/jaipur-litfest-signs-off-with-record-attendance/article6822137.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
A tradition returns

Santoor Legend Pandit Shiv Kumar Sharma and Ramkumar Mishra on the mridangam at the Nehru Centre in Worli during the relaunch of the Bombay Music... ...

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/columns/mumbai-001/A-tradition-returns/articleshow/46015025.cms
Obama, Modi break deadlock over nuclear deal

CHANDIGARH: Swindlers posing as bank representatives targeted five city residents and duped them of about Rs 3.38 lakh. The Chandigarh police have... ...

http://www.tribuneindia.com/news/nation/obama-modi-break-deadlock-over-nuclear-deal/34573.html
Multilingual hues at Ghuman meet

Pune: The 88th edition of the Akhil Bharatiya Marathi Sahitya Sammelan, the prestigious all-India Marathi literary meet, will host writers from... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/pune/Multilingual-hues-at-Ghuman-meet/articleshow/46015162.cms

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