La’affaire Rushdie casts long shadow (Jaipur Diary)

January 23rd, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 23 (IANS) There was no getting away from the shadow of Salman Rushdie at the sprawling Diggi Place where the grand literary show Monday continued to draw big ... Read more...

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Joining Imran’s party? Forget it, says Fatima Bhutto

January 22nd, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 22 (IANS) Is Imran Khan Pakistan's new saviour? Forget it, says Fatima Bhutto, the granddaughter of Pakistan's legendary leader Zulfikar Ali Bhutto amid rumours about her joining ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Wish Rushdie was in Jaipur fest: Lebanese writer

January 22nd, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 22 (IANS) The shadow of Salman Rushdie lingered over the self-styled "greatest literary show on earth" on day three Sunday, with Lebanese writer Hanan Al-Shaykh saying she wished ... Read more...

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Now, Amazon’s Kindle to display ads while browsing novels

April 18th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 18 (ANI): Amazon's most popular product Kindle may soon give you a very different reading experience as they will carry advertising for the first time.In a move that has alarmed ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Online bookstore launched in Delhi

August 12th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Bibliophiles will have it easy with an online bookstore being launched in the city Thursday. Pearson Education India launched a bookstore through its online retail partner, VRV Bookshop.Talking ... Read more...

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By hook or book: A fest for Bangalore’s bibliophiles

October 9th, 2009 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
By Maitreyee Boruah Bangalore, Oct 9 (IANS) Come November and thousands of people will be seen browsing, reading and enjoying their favourite titles at the Bangalore Book Festival (BBF)-2009. And to catch ... Read more...

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