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Oscar-winning author Ruth Prawer Jhabvala dies

Writer Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, who won an Oscar as well as Booker prize and lived in India for more than two decades, died in the United States on Wednesday. Jhabvala, 85, breathed her last at her......

Harish Khare appointed PM's media advisor

Dr Harish Khare has been appointed media advisor to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. Dr Khare, 63, political editor of The Hindu newspaper, is also chairman of the Rajya Sabha's media advisory......

'Ruth Prawer Jhabvala is simply a genius'

Aseem Chhabra remembers Oscar-winning author Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, who together with filmmakers Ismail Merchant and James Ivory, brought many a quiet, gentle tale to life. The late Ismail......

Screenwriter, author Ruth Prawer Jhabvala passes away

Academy Award winning screenwriter and author Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, 85, passed away at her home in the US on Wednesday.According to her daughter Firoza Jhabvala, she succumbed to a pulmonary......

This trio is truly one of a kind

Vijaya Mulay recalls her encounters with the amazing trio: Ismail Merchant, James Ivory and Ruth Prawer Jhabvala. I encountered a problem in writing about James Francis Ivory (b......

Today's Oscar Challenge!

Think the Oscar 1, Oscar 2, Oscar 3 and Oscar 4 quizzes were fun? You haven't seen anything yet! 1. What is the connection between Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and two-time Oscar......

The film Ivory made without Merchant

Why would The City of Your Destination, a film directed by a veteran James Ivory and featuring Anthony Hopkins, who has worked with him twice before, take nearly four years to complete? The short......

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Q. Is there any Hollywood movie based on Indian famous story ?
:  A. There was the British movie Ghandi starring Ben Kingsley in 1982. Also British movie Passage to India - taken from E. M. Forster's novel.Also...... more

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Q. Who is the author of `Heat and Dust'?
Joyesh Chakraborty:  A. heat and dust is the story of two english woman living in india more than fifty years. it is a award winning film ,screen play written by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala based on his own novel. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-the-author-of-heat-and-dust/12178989/answers/3862599

Inquisitive
Q. critical book on heat and dust
Inquisitive :  A. Heat and Dust is a novel by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala. It was also made into a fantastic film more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/critical-book-on-heat-and-dust/3862497/answers/3171086

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Undying flames

The Capital celebrated theatre personality BegumQudsiaZaidiand author and screenplay writer Ruth Jhabvala,reports arunabhowmick... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/95938-undying-flames.html
Engaging and evocative

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A still from The Householder starring Leela Naidu and Shashi Kapoor Ruth Prawer Jhabvala TOPICS Ruth... ...

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'In her mind, Ruth lived in 3 continents'

NEW DELHI: First she wrote by hand; the warped, barely legible alphabets on the notebooks would resemble a cryptic code. Once through, she would... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/In-her-mind-Ruth-lived-in-3-continents/articleshow/45443387.cms
The writer's story

Her Three Continent: 50 Years with Merchant Ivory is a film festival curated by Meera Dawan. It celebrates Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1927-2013), author... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=87739
The remains of Ruth

What can a writer do in a visual medium like cinema to make his/her presence felt? Disappear from the scene? Exactly, this is what Ruth Prawer... ...

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