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Creating a Classical Indian Canon

In the library sales from the crumbling houses of Calcutta, or Delhi, or the hill-station homes, the keen-eyed book-buyer would often come across sets of bound classics. These were usually in the......

The day Zia died

Mohammed Hanif's novel A Case of Exploding Mangoes, published by Random House India today, June 6, will unquestionably be one of the most talked about books of the year. Twenty years after......

'I was the one who got away'

Concluding the exclusive excerpt from Mohammed Hanif's fascinating new book, A Case of Exploding Mangoes, which Random House India will publish today: Part I of the excerpt from A Case of Exploding......

This freedom fighter's struggle for his right is now a movie

It took Gour Hari Das three decades to wrangle out a certificate recognising his work as a freedom fighter. His struggle is now the subject of a filmIn the dead of night during the mid-1940s, Gour......

'This is the story of thousands of Sikh families'

'Since last year, over 50,000 Sikh farmers have been evicted from Kutch district and Narendra Modi's government has done little other than giving assurances.' 'We are today at a point where Sikhs......

Random House sets up Indian arm

Leading multinational publishing company, Random House, on Friday announced the setting up of its Indian arm, Random House India. "The creation of Random House India is a strategic move in line......

Golden tips to build an emergency fund

It's important to have at least three months' salary in liquid form. This will help tide over bad times. In 2013, an Assocham survey in Ahmedabad revealed a very telling figure - about 90 per cent......

After Network 18, Mukesh Ambani wants to buy Financial Times

RIL has approached Pearson, the company that owns FT, through a representative, according to a report by London’s The Times Within months of acquiring Raghav Bahl’s Network18 Media......

A daily wage labourer who turned multimillionaire

The 39-year-old, the fifth child of an illiterate labourer couple and only the second of their eight to be educated, now helms various ventures that bring in a turnover of between Rs 75 crore and......

An inflation targeting policy regime for India?

Richard Clarida's recent paper could be key for policymakers in deciding whether India should move to an 'inflation targeting policy regime', says Vivek Dehejia. What have we learned - and not......

Review: Fireflies fails to evoke empathy

Fireflies is is one giant cesspool of sadness and agony that is ever-expanding and will engulf every barely happy soul it can get its hand on , warns Paloma Sharma. "Kaun kambakht bardasht......

Why Wolf Of Wall Street is an irresponsible film

Martin Scorsese's The Wolf Of Wall Street could set a bad precedent, feels Aseem Chhabra. Last weekend I watched Francis Ford Coppola's 1972 Oscar-winning masterpiece The Godfather at the Museum of......

Raja Sen reviews Dhoom 3: It's dumber than the first two!

Dhoom 3 is a children’s film made for children who’ve never seen a film, writes Raja Sen. Twenty minutes into Dhoom 3, reeling from the assault of cinema so amateurish it’s hard......

Review: The Reluctant Fundamentalist is a powerful film

The Reluctant Fundamentalist has its cinematic moments but celebrates just black and white aspects of life instead of exploring grey areas, Vaihayasi Pande Daniel writes.Janissary: a member of an......

Will these people win KBC?

Kaun Banega Crorepati will be back on your television screens next month, with Amitabh Bachchan as host, and the excitement is steadily increasing. Over 50 lakh aspiring contestants from all over......

Seeking parochialism

Not so long ago, there was random moaning about increasing parochialism in Indian cricket. Players were being booed in the home stadiums of their perceived rivals; it was no longer about wanting......

Tendulkar's farewell Test: Relive the maestro's exit!

Sachin Tendulkar acknowledges the applause from the crowd after his final Test at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai in November 2013. Photograph: BCCI 'It's tough to find words to describe what the......

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Sanjay Karmakar:  A. Dear All, Stock Market is like a giant casino. Surprised that this statement comes from an investment advisor who invests in stocks and equity...... more

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Q. Why are women temporarily separated from their husbands called grass widows? What is the history behind it ?
Raja :  A. The usual meaning given in British dictionaries is of a woman whose husband is temporarily away, say on business. This sense is known in other...... more

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Shan Real
Q. The tribal people of India are being exploited from the time of Manu. The law enunciated by him says that if a Brahmin kills a Sudra, he has to pay a fine of 10 cows and if a Sudra kills a Brahmin, the punishment is death. Same unequal treatment continues even now, may be in a different forming one of his films, Satyajit Roy had shown as to how their women are being exploited by the civilized people. Do you feel that Maoist is canalizing, their accumulated wrath of thousands of years? Even if it is so, do you feel that Maoists are right resorting to terrorism?
Shan Real:  A. Class exploitation has been a demographic feature of MANY feudal societies. In the US today, if the US LAPD cop shoots a black 20 yr old in...... more

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Q. there is a book on world history by hendrik villen van loon, especially for children.what is the title?Is it available for purchase?
Sankar Mitra:  A. Hendrik Willem van Loon has Written for his grandchildren a book called "The Story of Mankind" which tells in brief chapters the history...... more

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Women empowered to reshape Indian farming with 10-minute video

New Delhi: Every other week, 22-year-old Dharmendra Kumar transforms his family's buffalo shed into a makeshift movie theater. His younger brother... ...

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The Baniya karma

ROKDA: HOW BANIYAS DO BUSINESS Nikhil Inamdar Random House India 242 pages; Rs 199 For those of us who grew up in the pre-liberalisation days,... ...

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Their stories, their voices

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Naseeruddin Shah. Photo: K. Bhagya Prakash PTI Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu at the launch of his... ...

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Despite objection from HJS, Elizabeth Ekadashi screened at IFFI

Earlier this week a right-wing outfit, Hindu Janajagruti Samiti, opposed the screening of the Marathi film Elizabeth Ekadashi, at the 45th... ...

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