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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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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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Body of Work

More than a hundred years ago, Austrian doctors Sigmund Freud and Josef Breuer discovered the nature of psychosomatic illness. Breuer's famous... ...

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Jury of DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 2015 to be chaired by Keki N Daruwalla

The DSC Prize for South Asian Literature has announced its jury for its 2015 edition. The international jury panel will be chaired by Keki N... ...

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Pushkin Pills, Tagore Balms

f appearances are anything to go by, Marcel Proust was about as far removed from the ideal of happy and healthy living as possible. The son of a... ...

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Kolkata novel up for Booker

Neel Mukherjee Kolkata-born Neel Mukherjee’s new book, The Lives of Others, was on Tuesday shortlisted for the first global Booker Prize of 2014.... ...

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