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Jeet Thayil wins South Asian Literature award

Well-known Indian poet and novelist Jeet Thayil has won the DSC South Asian literature prize worth $50,000 (about Rs 27 lakh) for his debut novel Narcopolis. Thayil is the first Indian author to......

Lit fest: Muslim groups soften stand over Thayil's visit

Muslim groups on Wednesday softened their stand over the visit of Jeet Thayil, who read excerpts from banned book of Salman Rushdie during Jaipur Literature Festival last year, saying they have no......

Jeet Thayil in Man Asian Literary Prize shortlist

Indian author Jeet Thayil's debut novel 'Narcopolis' is among five other works shortlisted on Wednesday for the $30,000 Man Asian Literary Prize. The five novels showcasing the diversity and depth......

3 Indian writers in Man Asian Prize longlist

Indian writers Jeet Thayil, Anjali Joseph and Benyamin were on Tuesday named in the Man Asian Literary Prize longlist of 15 authors which also figure Nobel winner Orhan Pamuk. The list for the......

Will Jeet Thayil be the fifth Indian to claim Booker?

Indian author Jeet Thayil's debut novel on the dark underside of Mumbai's opium dens is in race for this year's prestigious Man Booker prize, which British authors Will Self and Hilary Mantel are......

When coffee shops turn into offices

Jeet Thayil, poet and writer, might be alarmed at comparisons with Joanne Kathleen Rowling, though it would be impossible not to make at least some superficial ones. If the first of the Harry......

Where are the MBA jobs?

The slowdown in the economy has resulted in several jobs shrinking and companies going slow in recruiting. But there are jobs for MBA graduates, particularly in sales, FMCG, telecom and consulting......

The Oscar nominations: Heptanesia Mumbaikar

Arthur J PaisJeet ThayilAssem Chhabrarediff.com critics list their Academy Awards nominees! -- Heptanesia MumbaikarWith all the hype (cover of Time, Entertainment Weekly, etc), Peter Weir's Master......

The Oscar nominations

Arthur J Paisrediff.com critics list their Academy Awards nominees! -- Jeet ThayilRediff.com presents Jeet Thayil's predictions for the 2004 Academy Award nominations. Jeet's pickWill win BEST......
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An ode to verse

A literature festival dedicated to poetry in Bengaluru It may just be one of the most exciting things to happen mid-year in Bengaluru. Preparations... ...

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The Rain Formula

From reaching out to previous guests to holding flash sales to upgrading the property to become a complete holiday destination, hotels are using... ...

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For Bengaluru, The Art Of Reading Lives On Among Its Young

The literature festival was organised especially for those below 25. Bengaluru: Do young people today still actually read? For Bengaluru at... ...

http://www.ndtv.com/bangalore-news/for-bengaluru-the-art-of-reading-lives-on-among-its-young-1423993
How high is Mumbai?

A Still from Dev D On International Day Against Drug Abuse, we take a look at the situation in Mumbai, through the eyes of experts and former... ...

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A writer's quartete-a-tete

What are the consolations of age? asked poet Jeet Thayil, to the young audience who sat watching him intently. A moment of silence later, he said,... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/lifestyle/books-and-art/230616/a-writers-quartete-a-tete.html

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