Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 803 results for "george orwell"

George Orwell really did have a stint in jail as a drunk fish porter

Economy needs a facelift

By the age 50, every man has the face he deserves. This observation by George Orwell can also be applied to a country and its economy. The Korean economy today bears the lines of the policies made and the trajectory it has traced. If it has a ... Korea Joongang Daily, 2 hours ago

14 images for george orwell

Esquire Middle East, 1 week ago, 6 days ago
CBC, 1 week ago
REASON Online, 2 weeks ago
Village Magazine, 4 days ago
Washington City Paper, 1 week ago
Disinformation, 1 week ago
One News Page United Kingdom, 2 weeks ago
Derby Telegraph, 2 weeks ago
Psychology Today, 2 weeks ago

Green Crusader Spars with Ink and Paper

Pigs might have led the revolt in George Orwell's satirical Animal Farm, the motley cast of characters from Lewis Carroll's celebrated Alice books may be remembered for their idiosyncrasies, while the animals in Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book ...
 New Indian Express1 day ago

[Insight] In the library, with the candlestick: English murder revisited

When George Orwell wrote his essay Decline of the English Murder in 1946, deploring the craven, senseless killings that abounded in post-war Britain (as opposed to the so-called classic murders of Doctors Crippen, Palmer, and the rest), he was ...
 Lancet Neurology4 days ago
Digital Journal

Orwellian America event brings out Washingtonians of all types

Volunteers read George Orwell's 1984″ on stage at Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library Wednesday. Clinton Yates/The Washington Post Thirty-one years ago, Thursday, the famous Apple advertisement recreating a dystopian existence aired during ...
 Washington Post1 week ago Going Out Guide for the District of Columbia, Jan. 22-28, 2014.  Washington Post1 week ago Want to hide from the NSA? Washington, DC public library can help  Digital Journal2 weeks ago
Abu Dhabi National

Crazy on Campus: U.S. Colleges — Where Truth Is Always Stranger Than Fiction

There are some ideas so absurd that only an intellectual could believe them, noted 1984 author George Orwell. Yet even he might be surprised at what passes for scholarship at today's American colleges. And many parents certainly would be shocked to ...
 New American5 days ago Think Now | George Orwell 1984  New Delhi Pioneer6 days ago What would Orwell make of the world today?  Abu Dhabi National1 week ago Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell: A Reflection  Disinformation1 week ago

An interview with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on her latest novelAmericanah - but also on love, race and hair

In his 1946 essay Why I write , George Orwell stated that "Good prose is like a windowpane": transparent, clear, lucid . Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie quotes this passage during a conversation with Zadie Smith to explain her stylistic aim: she wants to ...
 Vogue.it5 days ago

Borderline Views: Bayit Yehudi's newspeak

It was George Orwell who taught us the value of newspeak, the big lie. Say something enough times, place it on the billboards and the TV, on the Internet and Facebook and what is fiction becomes believable, if only because it has been proclaimed ...
 Jerusalem Post5 days ago

Bravery, self-exposure and the precision of words

Last week, under the influence (perhaps) of George Orwell , I posted on Facebook my desire to strike the word brave from the lexicon. The post was partly tongue in cheek and partly not; I admire bravery, but also think the word is widely overused.
 Los Angeles Times5 days ago

In defence of Page 3

Donald McGill London: I for one would be sorry to see them go, wrote George Orwell. They are a sort of saturnalia, a harmless rebellion against virtue. He was writing about the seaside postcards of Donald McGill in 1941, but his defence of ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 week ago
Economy Watch

Considering George Orwell on the anniversary of his death

When we think of George Orwell, who died on this date in 1950 at the age of 46, it is primarily as a satirist. This is the legacy — the fault, really — of his last two novels, 1945's Animal Farm and 1984, which was published in 1949. Here, ...
 Los Angeles Times1 week ago Reasons Why Betting on a Collapse in China may be Unwise  Economy Watch1 month ago When Euphemism Disguises Truth: George Orwell's Foresight  Moyers & Company1 month ago Orwell's throwaway journalism shows the seeds of his lasting creative works  Abu Dhabi National1 month ago
Prev | Next
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts


Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
More     Less