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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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Suspense continues over Rushdie’s Jaipur visit

January 19th, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 19 (IANS) A mystery literary session on the Jan 24 roster of the Jaipur Literature Festival called "Midnight's Child", without naming the participants, kept fuelling speculation that ... Read more...

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Tom Stoppard in India Jan 23 to talk about adaptations

January 9th, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The fine art of writing scripts for movies and plays will be in focus next week when one of the world's greatest playwrights Tom Stoppard, ... Read more...

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‘Shakespeare In Love’ to become play

October 23rd, 2011 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 23 (IANS) British playwright Tom Stoppard has teamed up with Disney studio bosses to adapt his Oscar-winning 1998 romantic comedy "Shakespeare in Love" script into a play.Stoppard, who ... Read more...

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Sir Ian Mckellen convinced he will never marry

October 29th, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 29 (ANI): Sir Ian Mckellen has revealed why he feels he can never get married - the actor believes it would be impossible for a gay man to tie the ... Read more...

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Harry Potter prequel fetches more than $52,000 at auction

June 11th, 2008 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne , June 11 (ANI): An 800-word handwritten prequel to the Harry Potter series by author JK Rowling has fetched a whopping 52,023.72 dollars in a charity auction in London .The ... Read more...

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