FYODOR Dostoevsky writes in Crime and Punishment that it takes something more than intelligence to act intelligently. Those words rang hollow in the report on the CIA torture recently released by the US Senate Intelligence Committee. It confirmed ... Bangladesh Daily Star, 1 hour ago
An old classic in a new light - Asian Age, 2 months ago
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Countercurrents.org In 1849, 28 year old Russian writer Fyodor Dostoevsky is sentenced to death for, in effect, entertaining forbidden ideas and keeping bad company. But at the last minute, in front of the firing squad, he gets news that leaves him ...Counter Currents, 3 weeks ago
The way Notes From the Underground was written itself marked a shift in both personal and professional philosophies for Dostoevsky. It must be remembered that at this point in history, what we now know as the novel was still in its nascent stages ...Huffington Post, 1 month ago
DLA Piper partner Jane Hider takes five to tell us about the eccentric personalities she's come across in the construction industry, and the importance of persistence. What made you decide to become a lawyer? Like many people, I studied law ...Australasian Lawyer, 3 days ago
The decriminalisation of suicide attempt is the right direction as now people who succumb to the temptation to end their lives will have recourse to counselling rather than ending up in a legal tangle. [Representational Image] Reuters ...International Business Times India, 1 week ago
[NOTE TO EDITORS: PLEASE ADD HUFFPOST BLOGGER JASON APUZZO AS CO-AUTHOR] Do you feel like you're turning into a different person over the holidays? How about your fellow citizens - do they appear to be morphing into unrecognizable automata? The ...Huffington Post, 1 week ago
Frank Ahearn, who says he wears sunglasses always, offers to make clients disappear for a minimum $50,000. Ever wanted tojust vanish, toabandon everything andstart your life fromscratch? Well, there is aman who can make that happen— though he ...Moscow Times, 1 week ago
Open Essay David Davidar is a novelist, publisher, editor and anthologist. He has been an attentive reader of Indian fiction for nearly forty years A literary journey that began from the jasmine-wreathed verandah of ancestry ...Open, 3 weeks ago
1. Divergent View this image › Release date: March 21, 2014 What it's based on: Divergent by Veronica Roth Why it's the best: Badass lady butt-kicking action, Four's tattoos, and the slow realization that wow, that guy wasn't actually ...BuzzFeed, 1 month ago
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