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Steve Jobs’ biography continues stint on top (IANS Books)


January 14th, 2012 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs' biography continues to lead the non-fiction section of the booklist while Chetan Bhagat's "Revolution 2020" rules the fiction set.Non-Fiction1. "Steve Jobs: The Exclusive Biography" Author: Walter ... Read more...

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Selja opens Britain-aided museum staff training programme


January 9th, 2012 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Museums have played an important role in our society by bringing people closer to their roots, Union Culture Minister Kumari Selja said Monday, inaugurating a ... Read more...

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Jeffrey Archer continues bestseller run (IANS Books)


May 12th, 2011 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Jeffrey Archer's "Only Time Will Tell" again rules the fiction list this week while Indian American Pulitzer winner Siddhartha Mukherjee's "The Emperor of All Maladies" ... Read more...

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Pulitzer winner Siddhartha Mukherjee ‘emperor’ of non-fiction (IANS Books)


May 5th, 2011 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Indian American Pulitzer winner Siddhartha Mukherjee's "The Emperor of All Maladies" topped the non-fiction charts for the second straight week while Jeffrey Archer's "Only Time ... Read more...

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Pulitzer winner’s tome tops bestseller list (IANS Books)


April 28th, 2011 - 9:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Indian American Pulitzer winner Siddhartha Mukherjee's "The Emperor of All Maladies" tops the non-fiction list this time while Jeffrey Archer's "Only Time Will Tell" continues ... Read more...

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Book on Gandhi stays on top (IANS Books)


April 21st, 2011 - 9:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) The controversial book by Joseph Lelyveld, "Great Soul: Mahatma Gandhi and His Struggle with India", tops the non-fiction list again this week. Jeffrey Archer's "Only ... Read more...

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Controversial book on Gandhi new bestseller (Book List)


April 14th, 2011 - 9:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) "Great Soul: Mahatma Gandhi and His Struggle with India" by Joseph Lelyveld - that created quite a storm in India - is the new bestseller on ... Read more...

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Jeffrey Archer atop bestseller list again (IANS Books)


April 7th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Indian American Anand Giridharadas' "India Calling" and Jeffrey Archer's "Only Time Will Tell" continued their undisputed rule over the bestselling non-fiction and fiction charts respectively ... Read more...

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Books on Pakistan top bestseller lists (IANS Books)


March 3rd, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Indian journalist M.J. Akbar's "Tinderbox: The Past and Future of Pakistan" continues on top of the non-fiction section of the bestseller list for the seventh ... Read more...

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M.J. Akbar, H.M. Naqvi top selling authors of week (IANS Books)


February 24th, 2011 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Indian journalist M.J. Akbar's "Tinderbox: The Past and Future of Pakistan" continues to rule the non-fiction section of the bestseller list for the sixth week. "Home Boy" ... Read more...

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M.J. Akbar’s book tops bestseller list for fifth time (IANS Books)


February 17th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) Indian journalist M.J. Akbar's "Tinderbox: The Past and Future of Pakistan" and "Tender Hooks" by Pakistani writer Moni Mohsin continue to top for the fifth week the ... Read more...

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Cheap, solar-powered lamp ‘most important object of the 21st century’


October 15th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 15 (ANI): A cheap solar-powered lamp has joined the list of the most priceless treasures in the British Museum.It was unveiled as the 100th item in the BBC Radio 4 ... Read more...

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New culture pact adds excitement to Indo-British ties


July 29th, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) India and Britain Thursday inked a cultural pact at the end of the two-day visit of British Prime Minister David Cameron, which will further increase academic ... Read more...

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We want to understand contemporary Indian culture: British MP


July 28th, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) A British cultural delegation accompanying Prime Minister David Cameron on his three-day visit to India interacted with young contemporary artists, writers and alumni of the Charles ... Read more...

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Indian summer of art at British Museum


December 5th, 2008 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 5 (IANS) The British Museum will showcase Indian art and culture next summer to celebrate the country's emergence as an "emerging superpower".The six-month extravaganza beginning next May is called Indian ... Read more...

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British Museum, HSBC announces plans for Indian Summer


December 4th, 2008 - 7:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 4 (ANI): The British Museum and HSBC today announced plans for Indian Summer, a season dedicated to Indian culture featuring a unique programme of exhibitions, installations, performances, lectures and ... Read more...

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