Indian writer Amitav Ghosh has been shortlisted along with nine other heavyweight writers for the biannual £60,000 Man Booker International Prize. Ghosh is author of bestsellers like the Ibis Trilogy, The Hungry Tide, The Glass Palace, The Calcutta ... Asian Age, 2 days ago
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Curtains on Int'l Theatre Fest at Shilpakala Saurav Dey Theatre troupe Kalakshetra from Manipur, India staged their much-acclaimed production Draupadi at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. The show was held as part of ...Bangladesh Daily Star, 5 days ago
It is a universally acknowledged truth that a reader of novels must have, at some point of time, read a book by Jane Austen. My first Jane Austen novel was Pride and Prejudice during my adolescence. Later, when I moved on to her other works, it ...Bangladesh Daily Star, 6 days ago
It's amazing sometimes to think that Aamir Khan even has the time to make films these days. Being India's Conscience must be more than full time work. There are reports that he will judge the grand finale of the all vegetarian MasterChef India 4 .Firstpost.com, 1 week ago Note to Tina Brown: Aamir Khan is cool, but how about a ... Firstpost.com, 1 week ago
It has been a long time since I have had the misfortune of reading a piece of Orientalist tripe as bad as Ian Jack's introductory essay to Granta's second collection dedicated to India, and subtitled, Another Way of Seeing. Jack spends the length of ...Hindu Business Line, 3 weeks ago
Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu INDISPENSABLE VOICES: Indian literature has served us greater fare than literature in English. File photo of Mahasweta Devi at the Jaipur Literature Festival. Photo: Rohit Jain Paras TOPICS ...The Hindu, 3 weeks ago
There are several women writers in India today, who feel strongly that their body of work should not be viewed only from a gender lens, but be acknowledged as part of the larger world of literature. But this does not mean that they are not proud of ...Deccan Herald, 1 month ago
d movie Rudaali was screened at Abhirang Auditorium, Bharat Bhavan here on Monday. The movie was organised under the series of Chhavi, a centre for classical cinema, as a part of the Rajasthan Mahotsav 2015. The story is an adaptation of a short ...New Delhi Pioneer, 1 month ago
The ritual of political spectacles creates its own frenzy of anticipation. US President Barack Obama's visit to India was expected to create a sense of magical politics before it faded into banality. For all the hysteria of expert commentary, no ...The Gulf Today, 1 month ago
This Republic Day had two sets of tableaux, one enacted on Rajpath, and the other more elaborate as the tableau of security. Yet, as spectacles, Mr. Obama will be forgotten while the satyagrahi's acts of conscience and courage will prompt us to ...The Hindu, 1 month ago
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