User: fredericknoronha Topic: Fiction
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This book retrieves the horrific memories of a massacre in Bengal from the dustbin of history 21.9.2019 Scroll.in
In 1979, the Left Front government’s attack on refugees in Marichjhapi led to hundreds of deaths. ‘Blood Island’ is the oral history of survivors.
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These are the books we are reading this week (and will not stop till done). What are you reading? 20.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
A diary, fiction, a graphic novel and Malcolm Gladwell, who is a genre unto himself.
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Scientists reconstruct skeleton of elusive, pre-historic human 19.9.2019 Reuters: World News
Researchers in Israel say they have reconstructed the skeleton of a pre-historic human from a long-extinct and elusive species using DNA found in the pinky bone of a 13-year-old girl who died 70,000 years ago.
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Opinion: By failing to celebrate the work of its living authors, Pakistan is failing all of society 15.9.2019 Scroll.in
Two authors received the Tamgha-i-Imtiaz prize posthumously: Fahmida Riaz and Ibn e Safi.
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Fighting The Good Fight: 5 TIFF Films About Journos And Activists 15.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Three of these films are tilted more towards stories of a personal nature than narratives of immediate political import
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This novel shows us what can happen when racism and violence collide with relationships 14.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Why is everyone talking about – and reading – Tayari Jones’s recent novel?
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Want to build a language from scratch? Start with the question who will speak it, and why 13.9.2019 Scroll.in
It’s impossible to invent a perfect language. But Klingon from ‘Star Trek’ and Na’vi from ‘Avatar’ have shown how context makes all the difference.
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Beyond Meat and Maach: 5 Bengali Vegetarian Delicacies You Have To Try At Least Once 12.9.2019 NDTV Food - Latest
A riot of flavours, the Bengali vegetarian fare is sure to impress the foodie in you.
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Here are five newly-released books we are reading right now. Tell us what you are reading 11.9.2019 Scroll.in
Does your reading list match ours?
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Historian Aanchal Malhotra’s book shortlisted for British Academy’s Nayef Al-Rodhan Prize 10.9.2019 Scroll.in
The prize, worth £25,000, rewards works of non-fiction that contribute to global cultural understanding. The winner will be announced on October 30.
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Action! Nigeria's film industry draws global entertainment brands 10.9.2019 Reuters: Entertainment News
"Oya!" shouts the director in Nigerian Pidgin English. Actors take their marks. Lighting blinks on. The film crew snaps into action after the order to hurry up.
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'The Goldfinch' aims to live up to book at Toronto Film Festival 9.9.2019 Reuters: Hollywood News
'The Goldfinch' felt the pressure to live up to the award-winning book upon which the film is based, members of the cast and crew said at the Toronto Film Festival premiere on Sunday.
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In ‘Quichotte’, Salman Rushdie reimagines a classic in an age where truth is lost to manipulation 8.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Rushdie’s cover version of ‘Don Quixote’ represents one of the emerging but essential quandaries of the twenty-first century.
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Kiran Nagarkar (1942-2019): A writer both bawdy and lyrical, both irreverent and political 5.9.2019 Scroll.in
His contribution to modern English fiction from India will be remembered for its flair and depth.
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The evolution of the transhuman in popular fiction is exploring lives beyond the physical body 5.9.2019 Scroll.in
However, in real life, as in fiction, an expanding range of lifestyle choices will not automatically lead to increased tolerance of difference.
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Actress or spy? Gong Li unveils hidden layers in 'Saturday Fiction' 4.9.2019 Reuters: Hollywood News
Chinese actress Gong Li portrays a film and stage star with a hidden agenda in "Saturday Fiction", a black and white historical spy drama set in the run up to the attack on Pearl Harbour.
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JCB Prize for Literature 2019: Debutants and first novels dominate the longlist 4.9.2019 Scroll.in
The winner of the Rs 25-lakh prize will be announced on November 2.
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Atwood, Alexis among 12 authors to compete for Canada's Giller Prize 3.9.2019 Reuters: Entertainment News
Canadian author Margaret Atwood, who penned the novels that inspired the hit television series "Alias Grace" and "The Handmaid's Tale", is among 12 writers listed on Tuesday for Canada's top literary award for ...
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Harry Potter Books Banned In US School For Having "Real Curses, Spells" 3.9.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Before the new school year began, the Rev. Dan Reehil turned to several exorcists for advice.
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Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize 2019 shortlist: Three Indian writers, one Pakistani, one Bangladeshi 2.9.2019 Scroll.in
For the first time for any literary award in India for original work, a posthumously published book is on the shortlist.
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