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Author Pankaj Mishra wins $150,000 Yale literary prize

Award-winning Indian author Pankaj Mishra is among eight writers from seven countries who have won a $1,50,000 Yale University prize each in recognition of their literary achievements. Essayist and......

Examination Board scam: Chouhan to file defamation case

Unfazed over allegations of wrongdoings in Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board scam, state Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday said he will soon file a defamation case on the......

Modi is everywhere, even in Rajnath's Lucknow

The entire campaign in Lucknow is based on Narendra Modi -- there is little mention of the BJP candidate, a certain Rajnath Singh. Some locals wonder, 'Rajnathji is not coming to campaign in......

AAP declares 3rd list of Lok Sabha candidates

The Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday declared their third list of candidates for 20 Lok Sabha seats with prominent names being Savita Bhatti, wife of late comedian Jaspal Bhatti's, who has been given a......

BJP teaches Cong the alphabet: A for Adarsh, B for Bofors...

Major rival parties in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh are literally waging a 'war of words' by coining meanings to alphabets to highlight issues of corruption allegedly linked to each other. Experts......

Unreal state of the real estate sector

The travelogue Butter Chicken in Ludhiana by Pankaj Mishra, about small-town India, was funny but the joke ultimately is on all of us.We are aware of inadequate green areas, moon-surface roads,......

COLUMN: Has the time for India to lead come?

For starters given a declining West, it is indeed unwise on our part to depend on it for any matter whatsoever for our growth, writes M R Venkatesh. The events of the past few years at the global......

4 Indians among world's top business thinkers

Four Indian business thinkers have been featured in America's Foreign Policy Magazine's Top 100 Global Thinkers list. The list also features few other Indians and people of Indian origin such as......

Why 2010 may be great to buy your dream home

The year gone by was a better year for the residential property market compared to the one before it. However, 2009 had its share of surprises. Having started on a very sombre note, it moved on to......

'Thank you, Sir Richard, for focusing world attention on India'

'That night -- when Gandhi won Best Picture at the 1983 Oscars belonged to India and it meant a lot to a young student like me who was trying to establish his Indian identity among the Americans......

PIX: Neha Dhupia, Kalki at Ankhon Dekhi screening

Rajat Kapoor held a special screening for his film, Ankhon Dekhi, on March 20 at a suburban Mumbai theatre. Neha Dhupia looked gorgeous as...

Review: Jolly LLB is too predictable to be fun

Jolly LLB is funny in parts but preachiness and the need to flaunt the film’s sincerity and heart get in the way, writes Raja Sen.About twenty minutes or so into Subhash Kapoor’s Jolly......

Meet the BRILLIANT cast of Gangs Of Wasseypur

It's been a week since Anurag Kashyap's Gangs Of Wasseypur hit movie screens all across India. And what a week it has been! The response from almost all quarters can be described as manic,......

Review: The boring Gangs Of Wasseypur

Anurag Kashyap gets flavour, setting and character right with Gangs Of Wasseypur but the lack of economy cripples the film, writes Raja Sen.Smriti Irani's ridiculously bovine grin welcomes us to......

Akshar Patel recalled to Indian ODI squad

Akshar Patel in action for Kings XI Punjab. Photograph: BCCI Left-arm spinner Akshar Patel was recalled to the Indian squad for the last two One-Day Internationals against the West Indies, while......

Ali astonishes: Figure out India's batsmen against the England spinner

With a tally of 19 wickets so far, England's Moeen Ali is the second highest-wicket taker in the ongoing Test series against India, after team mate James Anderson, who has 21 dismissals to his......

Gambhir in squad for England tour; Raina to lead for Bangladesh ODIs

Mahendra Singh Dhoni will lead an 18-man squad for next month's Test series against England. Opener Gautam Gambhir, whose last Test was in 2012, made a comeback, while uncapped medium pacers Ishwar......

Vinay, Gopal guide Karnataka to innings and 222 runs victory in Irani final

Leg-spinner Shreyas Gopal claimed the first hat-trick of his career to guide Ranji Trophy champions Karnataka to a convincing innings and 222 runs victory over Rest of India in the final of the......

Karnataka in control in Irani Trophy match against ROI

Karnataka inched closer to winning the Irani Trophy crown after Chidambaram Gautam's brilliant 122-run knock guided them to a mammoth 606 in their first innings against Rest of India on the third......
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Q. what is Arundhati Roy\'s the god of small things about and how many copies of this work have been sold in india?
:  A. The God of Small Things (1997) is a novel by Indian author Arundhati Roy. It is a story about the childhood experiences of a pair of fraternal...... more

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Q. Who wrote " God of small things"..?
Bilal Saqib:  A. The God of Small Things (1997) is a semi-autobiographical, politically charged novel by Indian author Arundhati Roy. It is a story about the...... more

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Q. Does the Indian cricket team need an effective spinner?
Snehasis Biswas:  A. Any balanced team needs a very effective spinner to win on all kind of pitches. Unfortunately, apart from Kumble, all other spinners have struggled...... more

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Q. Give me the names of some famous Indian authors and books in recent times.
Vinay Kumar:  A. Arundhati Roy: The God of Small ThingsVikram Seth: Two LivesVikram Chandra: Sacred GamesKavya Vishwanathan: How Opal Mehta Got Kissed, Got Wild and...... more

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Q. Who is the author of english novel "God of small things" ?
Dushyant :  A. The God of Small Things (1997) is a semi-autobiographical, politically charged novel by Indian author Arundhati Roy. It is a story about the...... more

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Bhajji to miss Duleep semis, Gambhir to lead North Zone

In a big setback for North Zone ahead of the Duleep Trophy semi-final against Central Zone, captain Harbhajan Singh has been forced to sit out due... ...

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It will be Central's bowlers vs. North's batsmen

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Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj university's convocation to be held on Nov 1

KANPUR: The Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj University administration has finalised the names of students who will be getting medals in the convocation... ...

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Berwin Gama fires hat-trick for Warriors

MUMBAI: Prolific striker Berwin Gama scored a hat-trick inside the opening 20 minutes of the game to guide Mumbai Warriors SC Under-19 to a... ...

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Burned to death for dowry 3 months after marrying cousin

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