Novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez left behind an unpublished manuscript that he chose not to print while he was alive, an editor told The Associated Press.
But his reputation now hinges on the moments last week when he delayed an evacuation and apparently left the ferry Sewol on one of the first rescue boats.
Hypocrisy dies hard in India. All that a Xavier’s College Principal wanted to tell us was ‘don’t vote for Modi’, but he goes about it in a roundabout way by discussing the Gujarat model and the food security act.
Lucien Laurent, who had travelled to the World Cup in 1934 on a boat for two weeks along with opponents Belgium and Romania, had no idea what he’d started when he struck a 19th minute first-time shot into the net.
Shastri is both a paid commentator for the IPL and a paid member of the IPL governing council. To a large extent, he owes his livelihood to the BCCI. His loyalty, therefore, lies with the board.
“I have always believed in fairy-tales,” said a newly married Rani Mukherji. And we can’t help but root for a fairytale ending for our other favourite couple.
Foreigners keen on experiencing a slice of Indian elections are being treated to guided tours of this holy city and many of them have taken this opportunity to create awareness among voters urging them to exercise their franchise. As political decibels rise, Varanasi is turning into a tourist magnet.
The model’s first principle is state patronage to corporations.
The state is notorious for honour killing of young men and women who dare to marry outside their caste.
What our governments did not realise was that you can ban something but you cannot outlaw desire.
Maxwell’s belief in his ability to do what others consider impossible is the gift of confidence built on consistently achieving the targets.
Got a touch of election fever yet? Head spinning? Losing your bearings? Don’t worry. Here’s our handy ABC guide to the campaign trail.
The whole BJP campaign has focused on Narendra Modi as the Man Who Knows It All. That’s the gist of what Rahul Gandhi alleged when the BJP’s manifesto was missing in action. The Man was the Manifesto. So what was the point of poring over Murli Manohar Joshi’s fine print. Modi has all the answers. Modi knows all.
Delhi bowlers will face an uphill task against a dangerous Royal Challengers Bangalore batting line-up.
Yogendra Yadav’s campaign official tells a tale of widespread rigging and fraud, and of a rookie party stymied by a corrupt system at every turn.
By picking on Sonia as a replacement for Rahul – apparently when the former was found to be ineffective – the BJP and its leaders such as Modi and Jaitley are perhaps falling into the trap that Sonia has laid. By this comparison, they have accepted her as a formidable leader of the Congress forgetting that all these years, they had never accepted her of any political acumen and had mostly made fun of her.
Given the principled stand of his party in 2004, why did Modi induct Maya Kodnani as a minister three years later?
India’s politics is too cruel and it doesn’t give any chance to amateurs. AAP was a total amateur.
olly LLB, Shahid and Ship of Theseus won big at the 61st National Film Awards 2013. While Jolly LLB won the award for Best Hindi Film, Ship of Theseus swept the Best Feature Film Award.
The Supreme Court ruling on transgenders as a third gender is revolutionary for India. But not just because of what it might mean or not mean for Section 377.
Irrespective of age, sex or social background, voters from the tony neighbourhood of the New Delhi Municipal Corporation to Moti Nagar and from Karol Bagh to Greater Kailash – came out of their respective polling booths saying the same thing: “We need development”.
As the Gurgaon constituency went to polls today, it was a vote for change as well as the ‘vote to avenge’ for many among the electorate.
If one thought the elections for the 16th Lok Sabha was about development, economic growth and political stability, polling in 10 parliamentary constituencies of Uttar Pradesh tell a different story. After extensively travelling through western Uttar Pradesh, this Firstpost correspondent found that voting patterns today and the build up over the last few days indicate that […]
With AAP attracting a significant section of Muslim voters and two-time MP Kapil Sibal facing a strong anti-incumbency wave, voters supporting the Congress from across communities are few and far between in the Walled city.