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Sri Lankan readers suffer from island mindset, says author

June 16th, 2012 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Islands breed their own kind of somnolence. People would rather stand at their gates watching life pass by than read a book, says contemporary Sri ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Family soaps, migration, and adventure - a heady combo

May 20th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Here are five books to make your weekend exciting: 1. "Sinking, Not Swimming": written by Nalini Rajan; published by Penguin-India Books; priced at Rs.299 The book is a family ... Read more...

Posted in Books, Uncategorized |

Literary festival to celebrate ‘feel of spring’

March 12th, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Literature is the flavour of spring in the capital. Come Saturday, the open air amphitheatre of the India Habitat Centre will play host to a flurry ... Read more...

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Correct grammar way to first job (IANS Book Review)

July 10th, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Book: "You're Hired: How you get that job and keep it too"; Author: Nasha Fitter; Publisher: Penguin India-Books; Price: Rs.199Applying for jobs, but don't seem to hear back from prospective ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Paes, Bhupathi lose, India books World Group play-off berth

April 13th, 2008 - 6:01 pm ICT by admin
(Roundup)New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi lost the inconsequential reverse singles Sunday even as India beat Japan 3-2 in the Davis Cup Asia Group I tie and qualified ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |