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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......

'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......

'Anjan Das's passion for his work was never aggressive, always gentle'

A chance meeting in Delhi brought Adil Hussain and Bengali filmmaker Anjan Das, who passed away on June 2, together. Subsequently, Das cast Adil as the lead alongside Soha Ali Khan in the film Iti......

Eminent Bengali filmmaker Anjan Das dies

National Award-winning Bengali filmmaker Anjan Das, best known for films like Saanjhbatir Rupkathara, Achin Pakhi and Faltu, passed away today, family sources said. Das, who was in......
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Q. who won the 2012 DSC prize for the South Asian literature at the Jaipur Literature Festival ?
Stalin:  A.  more

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Q. Literature and writing styles of Bodo language?
Sudhakar Kuruvada:  A. shehan Karunatilaka more

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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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  Web results for Literature Festival
Dedicated to dance

TRENDING TODAY As part of the golden jubilee celebration of Kalachhaya Cultural Centre, the life and work of the composer Bhaskar Chandavarkar will... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/entertainment/variety/Dedicated-to-dance/articleshow/39310137.cms
Marin Alsop and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Usher in 2014-2015 Season with Beethoven's Violin Concerto

PRWeb 2014-07-30 Music Director Marin Alsop and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) kick off the 2014-2015 concert season with Beethoven's... ...

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Front row access to the best Marathi plays

The annual celebration of Marathi theatre, NCPA's Pratibimb Marathi Natya Utsav, begins this Friday — a good enough to reason to book your... ...

http://www.mid-day.com/articles/front-row-access-to-the-best-marathi-plays/15490178
The sign of three

The curtains go up on the much-awaited fifth edition of The Hindu MetroPlus Theatre Festival (MPTF) in Bangalore this month. Since its inception in... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/metroplus-theatre-fest-mptf-2014-bangalore/article6264396.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Bengal scroll artists' art-music synergy at fest

Patachitra (scroll painting) artists from West Bengal will present traditional songs as they paint scrolls at the first Sahaj Parab Festival,... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a477170.html

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