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Can the master spy writer still captivate readers?

'Can a Wodehouse, an R K Narayan, a Scott Fitzgerald and yes, a Le Carre, with the sensibilities of a bygone era still captivate a modern reader's attention?''Le Carre is making a brave and......

Master Diplomat, Malgudi Maestro, Mysore

R K Narayan's house has been preserved as a simple museum with his memorabilia, thanks to the imagination of a commissioner of Mysore, who stopped its sale by the author's successors to a property......

Down Malgudi lane: A house of memories

After years of disrepair and disregard, acclaimed author R K Narayan's house is slowly inching towards becoming a memorial.  A cloud of dust blankets the two-storied bungalow that stands......

AP: Secretary's arrest brings AICTE under scanner

The arrest of K Narayan Rao, member secretary, All India Council for Technical Education by the Central Bureau of Investigation while accepting a bribe from the owner of an engineering college in......

Indian American community pays tributes to Narayan

Rich tributes were paid to former President K R Narayanan at a meeting organised by leaders of the Indian American Community and diplomats in Washington who described him as an "outstanding......

Investors welcome Murthy's return to Infosys

Infosys shareholders on Saturday welcomed the re-appointment of company's co-founder N R Narayana Murthy as executive chairman, but expressed disappointment over the firm's performance. Worried......

HDFC's Parekh may be new finance secretary

With less than six weeks to go before Finance Secretary S Narayan retires, two IAS officers of the 1965 batch, Dipak Chatterjee and B K Chaturvedi, have emerged as the frontrunners for the......

Two months after launch, Freedom 251 mired in legal battles

Promoters of world’s cheapest smartphone refund customers’ money, close fresh bookings The opening page of the website of Freedom 251, pitched as the world’s cheapest smartphone,......

K V Kamath: A man who always challenges the status quo

Kamath has often said he firmly believes in two things: One, a CEO has to always challenge the status quo and can’t be daunted by a change in orbit; and two, an important job of every CEO is......

Lost your Yahoo! job? So what?

There still is no confirmation on the number of engineers that internet major Yahoo! might lay off in India but software product start-ups are already waiting in queue to lay a red carpet for these......

When R K Narayan's famous novel became an infamous film, Guide

Arthur J Pais reveals little known facts about Dev Anand's film, Guide.The list of artists Dev Anand introduced or gave big breaks to in his movies includes Zeenat Aman (Hare Rama Hare Krishna,......

Sevanthi Sevanthi: Regular fare

Sevanthi Sevanthi is regular fare from the Kannada film industry's most dependable writer-director S Narayan. It comes with his own brand of narration, backed by some excellent technical......

Will Oviya return to Bigg Boss?

Oviya swears she won't return to the Bigg Boss house, but in showbiz anything can happen.A Ganesh Nadar meets some of her fans. Photograph: Kind courtesy Oviya/Twitter It has been weeks since......

Classic Revisited: Guide is as glamorous as it is soulful

As Shah Rukh Khan turned guide in Jab Harry Met Sejal, Sukanya Verma looks back at Bollywood's original Guide. IMAGE: Waheeda Rehman and Dev Anand in Guide. Dev Anand and Waheeda Rehman's 1965......

Review: Malgudi Days fails to convey anything

Paresh C Palicha wonders why Malgudi Days has so many subplots when the main idea itself was good enough for a film. The title of the film is very misleading as it has no connection with the......

Ranji roundup: Ignored Jadeja makes statement with century

IMAGE: Ravindra Jadeja in action. Photograph: BCCI Rajkot: Ravindra Jadeja, who was ignored for the ODI series against New Zealand, made a statement with an unbeaten 150 for Saurashtra on the......

Ranji round-up: Captain Vinay stars as Karnataka thump Rajasthan

A round-up of Ranji Trophy matches played across India on Wednesday Captain R Vinay Kumar returned with an impressive nine-wicket haul in the match, including a fifer in the second innings, to......

Ranji: Delhi made to chase leather as Ishan ton takes Jharkhand to 359/6

IMAGE: Jharkhand's Ishan Kishan celebrates his century against Delhi on Saturday. Photograph: BCCI/Twitter Delhi bowlers frittered away the initial advantage as Ishan Kishan's brilliant unbeaten......

Ranji round-up: Karnataka's Uthappa, Nair slam unbeaten tons

Seasoned batsman Robin Uthappa slammed a strokeful, unbeaten century along with younger teammate Karun Nair as Karnataka rallied from a poor start against Assam on Day 2 of the Group B Ranji Trophy......

Ranji Roundup: Karnataka in driver's seat; MP amass 445

A round-up of Ranji Trophy matches played across India on Friday Madhya Pradesh amass 445 against Mumbai on day 2 IMAGE: A groundsman at work during a Ranji Trophy match between Karnataka and......
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Ignored Jadeja makes statement with century

IMAGE: Ravindra Jadeja in action. Photograph: BCCI Rajkot: Ravindra Jadeja, who was ignored for the ODI series against New Zealand, made a... ...

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Can the master spy writer still captivate readers?

'Can a Wodehouse, an R K Narayan, a Scott Fitzgerald and yes, a Le Carre, with the sensibilities of a bygone era still captivate a modern reader's... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/column/the-spy-novelist-who-came-in-from-the-cold-war/20171009.htm
BJP leaders, Cong ministers spar in BBMP Council

High drama marked the mayoral polls on Thursday. The BJP boycotted the elections, making it a cakewalk for the Congress-JD(S) combine to take both... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/635498/bjp-leaders-cong-ministers-spar.html
Mayoral poll today, Cong finalises Sampath Raj for top post

The Congress leadership is said to have cleared the name of three-time corporator from DJ Halli ward R Sampath Raj for the post of Bengaluru mayor.... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/635315/mayoral-poll-today-cong-finalises.html
BJP protests police notice to Yeddyurappa

BJP workers protested in front of the Mahalakshmi Layout police station on Saturday, condemning a notice served on the partys state president, B S... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/634663/kidnap-bid-case-bjp-protests.html

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