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Legendary Tamil writer Jayakanthan 'JK' passes away

Legendary Tamil writer D Jayakanthan, who charted a new course in Tamil literature with his bold and progressive works, died on Wednesday night following a prolonged illness. He was 81. Jayakanthan......

'Abu Salem will be bumped off... by Indian intelligence agencies'

Image: Gangster Abu Salem 'Even the mafia has certain ethics and follow certain rules, but Abu Salem was so ruthless, so inhuman, there was no ethics at all. He had no basic humanity in him.'......

Salman Rushdie awarded Pen Pinter prize

Indian-born Booker Prize winning author Salman Rushdie was on Friday named the winner of this year’s prestigious Pen Pinter prize for his outstanding literary output and support for freedom......

Now Mahashweta Devi says she has full faith in Mamata

Two days after she dubbed the Mamata Banerjee government in West Bengal as 'fascist', Magsaysay award winner social activist Mahashweta Devi has said she had full faith in the chief minister. "I......

US thinktank warns of violence over book on Ayesha

The Jewel of Medina, a story of Ayesha, Prophet Mohammed's third wife penned by American author Sherry Jones in the form of historical fiction, has been objected to by some Muslims in the United......

Prasoon Joshi: The 'Thanda matlab Coca-Cola' man

Five years back, this name would ring few bells. But as the Aamir Khan-starrer 'Thanda matlab Coca-Cola' ad campaign made the almost universal rural word for soft drinks a hot catchphrase, it......

Revisiting Sanjeev Kumar's masterful, must-watch Dastak.

In our special series re-visiting great Hindi film classics, we look back at Sanjeev Kumar's Dastak (1970). Image: Sanjeev Kumar and Rehana Sultan in Dastak Snapshots of Mumbai’s......

Meeting National Award winning lyricist Na Muthukumar

'I can write a song in just 20 to 30 minutes and have done so plenty of times.' Noted lyricist Na Muthukuma talks about winning his second consecutive National Award win. Na Muthukumar is one......

The REAL reason why TV shows are going wrong

'Thirty years ago, if you walked into a chawl, there would be three television sets in 30 houses. Today, you’ll see television sets in all 30 houses. The viewers have increased, but of a......

The 10 Finest Songs in Hindi Cinema

No Laxmikant Pyarelal. No R D Burman. No A R Rahman. Lyricist Amit Khanna's unusual list of 10 great film songs. Lyricist and writer Amit Khanna was closely associated with Dev Anand and penned......

Sanjay Dutt's biography on the cards?

His life has always been under intense scrutiny for his tyrst with drugs in his younger years, failed marriages, infamous association with the 1993 Mumbai blasts, jail stints and Bollywood career.......

Modern cricket is poorer with Anandji Dossa passing into the ages

Anandji Dossa. Photograph: Haresh Pandya Blessed with a computer-like brain and an elephantine memory, Anandji Dossa was a pioneer in compiling cricket statistics and scores. Haresh Pandya pays......

Dr Vasant Naik passes away

Noted cricket writer, historian and statistician Dr Vasant Naik passed away on September 8 at his home in England. A treasure trove of cricketing anecdotes and information, he was 82. Besides......
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Revisiting the Life and Works of the 'Beypore Sultan'

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The air of an informal get-together marked the meeting held at Manaveeyam Veedhi on Sunday to commemorate the 21st death... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/kerala/Revisiting-the-Life-and-Works-of-the-Beypore-Sultan/2015/07/06/article2904762.ece
Virtual expeditions

Tap the power of computer simulations to enhance science learning. Computers have invaded almost all walks of our life and transformed them so... ...

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The Mint Planner, 03 July 2015

Mumbai Photography Helga Paris Till 31 July The Goethe-Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan is hosting a retrospective of German... ...

http://www.livemint.com/Leisure/Nnd0c2HUqvE1LC46F5uTDO/The-Mint-Planner-03-July-2015.html
Revisiting Sanjeev Kumar's masterful, must-watch Dastak.

In our special series re-visiting great Hindi film classics, we look back at Sanjeev Kumar's Dastak(1970). Image: Sanjeev Kumar and Rehana Sultan... ...

http://www.rediff.com/movies/report/revisiting-sanjeev-kumars-masterful-must-watch-dastak/20150702.htm
Ishq-e -baadat — Kindle the season with Romance

Previous story: Students and Corporates of Gurgaon wake up to Yoga on Modi's call Next story: Gautam Hari Singhania gets another podium... ...

http://www.apnnews.com/2015/06/28/ishq-e-baadat-kindle-the-season-with-romance/

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