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Books: Netflix's shuddh desi inspiration

The digital entertainer has found a treasure trove in books by Indian authors. Saif Ali Khan in Sacred Games.Netflix's first original series in India is based on Vikram Chandra's novel of the same name.Photograph: Courtesy Netflix.   Netflix Inc recently released the first look of Sacred Games, it's first original series in India. It also announced three new Indian original series, raising the number of original productions out of India so far to seven shows. 'We are proud to ... Rediff.com, 1 month ago
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Yak Yak: The Indian Disease of Offering Unsolicited Advice (& Opinion)

That we Indians are fond of giving unsolicited advice is known. The Indian has an opinion on everything — which is fine — but she is not afraid to express it. That is a problem. I welcomed the entry of social media into people’s lives. I ...
 catchnews.com2 weeks ago

Man Booker International: 13 'exhilarating' books make it to longlist

Former novelist and 2016 winner of this very prize, Han Kang, is long listed once more for "The White Book". Competing in the race will also be "The World Goes On" by László Krasznahorkai, who is frequently tipped as a contender for the Nobel ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago

Arundhati Roy to speak on 'Waqt ki Aahat'

In what may mark writer-activist Arundhati Roys return to controversies, the Booker-winning novelist of "The God of Small Things" is scheduled to address a gathering here on the topic "Waqt ki Aahat".Roy, who rose to global fame as the new deity of prose in ...
 Prokerala1 month ago
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A perfectly executed strike, mission accomplished: Trump

Washington:"Mission accomplished," declared US President Donald Trump as he praised the "perfectly executed" airstrikes against the Syrian regime. Trump ordered the launch of air strikes on Syria in retaliation to the alleged chemical attacks by President ...
 Mathrubhumi3 days ago
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Busting fake news: Who funds whom?

Some unlikely celebrities are behind multiple campaigns to fight the fake news menace.Sai Manish reports. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com While the Narendra D Modi government burnt its fingers over an unsuccessful attempt to 'rein in' the mainline media over alleged fake news dissemination, India's nascent fake news-busting business is finding high-profile takers. Three of them -- OpIndia, Alt News and Boom Live -- stand out for the intensity of their coverage and the hawk (if sometimes ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

11.11, Eka, Maku: Slow fashion for a fast world

'What we do goes beyond fashion. With us, you are not buying a product, but a philosophy.' Avantika Bhuyan reports on the flag bearers of the fashion philosophy India desperately needs. Writer Arundhati Roy in an outfit by Eka, a slow fashion brand by Rina Singh.The Booker Prize winner was one of Eka's earliest customers.Photograph: @ekaco/Instagram.   As I speak with Shani Himanshu, founder of the fashion label 11.11/eleven eleven, he is heading to Mumbai international airport. For his ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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Kaafi Sahi: The republic of slang

I remember vividly the period of transition — both economic and linguistic — in the 1990s, when ‘yaar’ became ‘ya’. I grew up in Allahabad. Amongst ourselves, my friends and I spoke Hindi. Not Hinglish but Hindi. We said ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago

Beyond boundaries and narrow brackets of national identities, the Empire writes back

One of the constant identities that writers are repeatedly bracketed in is their national and ethnic backgrounds. From readers to publishers to major literary awards -- the likes of the Booker and the Nobel for literature -- all take this facet into ...
 Prokerala2 months ago
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