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Among Unanswered Questions On Pathankot Attack, Several About A Senior Cop

<b>Pathankot:</b> The role of a senior Punjab policeman is being investigated, as operations against terrorists who attacked an air force base in Pathankot …

Gandhiji's Request To My Grandmother, MS Subbulakshmi

That voice.<p>My best memory of her is of her practicing her singing during long summer afternoons at home. Not a day went by when she did not practice. …

Opinion: Listening To Islam's Self-Critical Voices

In the wake of the Paris bloodbath, the attacks in San Bernardino, California, and Bamako, Mali, and murders elsewhere before and since, people …

BBC Blogs - BBC Writersroom - Creating 'Dickensian'

Creating 'Dickensian'<p>Tony JordanWriter<p>Tagged with:<p>bbc one<p>Comments<p><i>Editor's Note: Tony Jordan's new drama Dickensian begins on BBC One on Boxing Day at 7pm. It is set in the fictional realm of Charles Dickens' novels and brings together some of his most iconic characters.</i><p><b>Why do you think the world of</b> …

Literature

Celebrating Shakespeare

Stephanie Bento is a writer, classical cellist, and photographer living in Washington, DC. In her writing, she is interested in exploring the …

The Arts

Critical Linking for December 23rd, 2015

<i>As much as I would love to duke it out over which contemporary literary character is in fact the most excellent, sometimes its important to weigh the</i> …

Essential Items for the Coziest Reading Experience

Remember hunkering down for a good read as a kid? Or even now? Fluffing up the nest, pouring yourself a cup of something, walking in circles, kicking …

15 Rad YA Books Coming in 2016

I do not think I am alone when I say, “HOLY CATS! 2015 has been the best year ever for books!” Seriously, there were SO many incredible releases. And …

Books
Literature

London is living a modern day Christmas Carol

If Charles Dickens were alive today, he’d be living on a council estate with his seven siblings, a single mum and a daily struggle to make ends meet. …

Housing

How Author Jeanette Winterson Reimagined One of Shakespeare's 'Problem Plays'

We spoke to the author about her reimagination of Shakespeare's 'The Winter's Tale' and how it echoes her own life.<p>In 2016, it will be 400 years since Shakespeare's death. And as you'd expect, there are plenty of things in place to celebrate this landmark moment. After all, four centuries is a …

Books

Zooniverse: Shakespeare's World

Shakespeare’s World project is a collaboration between the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C., Zooniverse.org at Oxford University, and …

Oxford University

Remembering Sadhana: The actress who gave India two classic fashion trends

“What does one say about an actor who’d say much with one gesture or look?” asked the saddened Bharat Ratna nightingale Lata Mangeshkar. “I only …

Bollywood

Lot of actresses abuse me for setting fashion trend: Sonam Kapoor

Sonam Kapoor says many actresses in the industry blame her for starting the trend of always being stylish.<p>Known as the fashion icon of Bollywood, …

Trends

Quentin Tarantino reveals his two favorite scenes he's ever written

Even when pressed for time, Quentin Tarantino can still give a good response to a meaningful question.<p>Toward the end of the San Diego Comic-Con panel for "The Hateful Eight" this past July, Tarantino was asked by one fan what his favorite thing was that he's ever written in a movie.<p>"That's actually …

Kill Bill

Delhi Gang-Rape: Supreme Court To Hear Plea Opposing Release Of Juvenile Convict On Monday

<b>New Delhi:</b> The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a plea by the Delhi Commission for Women against the release of the juvenile convict in the 2012 …

10 Things You Should Know About The National Herald Case

Sonia Gandhi and Rahul appeared before the trial court on Saturday and were granted bail.<p><b>New Delhi:</b> Congress President Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul …