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Jeet Thayil in Man Asian Literary Prize shortlist

Indian author Jeet Thayil's debut novel 'Narcopolis' is among five other works shortlisted on Wednesday for the $30,000 Man Asian Literary Prize. The five novels showcasing the diversity and depth......

Jeet Thayil on Man Booker shortlist

Indian writer an Jeet Thayil's first novel Narcopolis, described as a compelling tale of Mumbai's hazy world of opium addiction, has made it to the six-author shortlist for the Man Booker Prize......

Booker nomination came as a surprise: Thayil

The Booker long-list nomination came as a surprise to Kerala-born poet-novelist Jeet Thayil who says his selected novel Narcopolis, which talks of opium dens and heroin addiction in Mumbai, is a......

'I want to be another Guru Dutt'

The going has never been easy for author Cyrus Mistry. The reclusive author, who bagged the prestigious South Asian literature award, talks openly to P B Chandra about his illness and how writing......

Author Cyrus Mistry wins $50,000 DSC Prize for 'Chronicles of a Corpse Bearer'

Reticent author Cyrus Mistry on Saturday beat off stiff competition from five other writers to become the fourth winner of the $50,000 DSC prize for South Asian literature for his book "Chronicles......
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Diverse mix of books in DSC Prize 2014 longlist

New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Ten books, penned by authors from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Afghanistan, are in the race for the DSC Prize for South... ...

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Jhumpa Lahiri's 'The Lowland', Khaled Hosseini's 'And the Mountains Echoed' among books in longlist

Four Indian authors including three poets are among ten writers longlisted for the US $50,000 DSC Prize for South Asian Literature. Popular... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-dsc-prize-for-south-asian-literature-jhumpa-lahiri-s-the-lowland-khaled-hosseini-s-and-the-mountains-echoed-among-books-in-longlist-2027802
The Road to Ziro

Bad roads, rain and mud can't stop the Ziro Festival of Music from getting bigger, says Ankush Saikia Homegrown stars Yesterdrive from... ...

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Jeet Thayil

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Jeet Thayil TOPICS A column on writers and their craft. WHERE: I have a real writing room,... ...

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The writers moving camera In conversation with Neel Mukherjee

44-year-old Neel Mukherjee, author of the Lives of Others seems oddly relaxed for someone who is in the reckoning for the £50,000 Man Booker Prize... ...

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