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ART & CULTURE

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Why Nainital is haunted by September 16, 1880

The ill-fated day changed the very face and contours of the hill station.

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ART & CULTURE

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Why we decided to have a literary festival in Bhutan

Mountain Echoes 2016 is the most heart-achingly beautiful and evocative mountain fest in the world.

Namita Gokhale
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ART & CULTURE

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O to live again: Writer Mahasweta Devi in her own words

The 90-year-old legendary author and activist, who passed away on July 28, was suffering from kidney and lung ailments.

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ART & CULTURE

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UR Ananthamurthy was central to Indian literature

He was the conscience of a generation who wrote with conviction in their mother tongues but recognised a larger identity as Indian writers.

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