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BBC News
Russians sneak a peek at BBC's War and Peace - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Russians sneak a peek at BBC's War and Peace
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America Russians sneak a peek at BBC's War and... Read more
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Namibia Economist
ProsperoBRYAN CRANSTON, of “Breaking Bad” fame, has earned an Oscar nomination for his
Prospero
Namibia Economist / Posted 3 days ago
BRYAN CRANSTON, of “Breaking Bad” fame, has earned an Oscar nomination for his performance in “Trumbo”. But even with Mr Cranston’s debonair swagger and bristling moustache, Jay Roach’s lacklustre biopic of Dalton Trumbo, a blacklisted Hollywood... Read more
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Mashable
More of us lie about reading 'Alice in Wonderland' than you'd thinkWhat's This?Quite a few people have lied about reading "Alice's Adventures in W
More of us lie about reading 'Alice in Wonderland' than you'd think
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
What's This?Quite a few people have lied about reading "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland." "What is the use of a book," thought Alice, reading a hefty, boring tome over her sister's shoulder minutes before tumbling down her rabbit hole into... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Fiction: The books we say we’ve read | Irish Examiner Thursday, February 04, 2016 You might expect hefty Russia
Fiction: The books we say we’ve read
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, February 04, 2016 You might expect hefty Russian tome War And Peace to be the book that people are most likely to have lied about reading. But... Read more
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Evening Standard
Have you lied about reading any of these books?When it comes to boasting about our literary prowess, it would appear that many
Have you lied about reading any of these books?
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
When it comes to boasting about our literary prowess, it would appear that many Londoners are content to fib about how many classic books they’ve read. New research has revealed that Brits are dishonest about many of the books they claim to have... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Brits lie about reading habits - but how many of these have YOU read?The erotic Fifty Shades trilogy, four Dickens’s novels and Jane Austen classic
Brits lie about reading habits - but how many of these have YOU read?
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 days ago
The erotic Fifty Shades trilogy, four Dickens’s novels and Jane Austen classic Pride And Prejudice are among the top 20 books that Britons have lied most about reading. One of the set of Royal Mail’s Special Stamps featuring all six published Jane... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Revealed: Britons' greatest literary lies, but how many have you really read?The erotic Fifty Shades trilogy, four Dickens’s novels and Jane Austen classic
Revealed: Britons' greatest literary lies, but how many have you really read?
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 days ago
The erotic Fifty Shades trilogy, four Dickens’s novels and Jane Austen classic Pride And Prejudice are among the top 20 books that Britons have lied most about reading. One of the set of Royal Mail’s Special Stamps featuring all six published Jane... Read more
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International Business Times
War and Peace Episode 5 will feature a lot of bloodshed BBC's TV adaptation of War and Peace will have a lot of bloodshed in Episode 5
War and Peace Episode 5 will feature a lot of bloodshed
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
BBC's TV adaptation of War and Peace will have a lot of bloodshed in Episode 5 to be aired on Sunday, 31 January. It is being billed as the most 'blood-soaked battle' ever shown on British TV. During the Battle of Borodino, there will be some gory... Read more
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The Hindu
In my handI last read Rogue Elephant: Harnessing the Power of Democracy in the New India
In my hand
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
I last read Rogue Elephant: Harnessing the Power of Democracy in the New India by Simon Denyer. It is a good book, a commentary on the unruly democracy that we run. It seems a bit dated now though, as so much has happened over the last two years. A... Read more
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PhysOrg
The world's greatest literature reveals multifractals and cascades of consciousnessMultifractal analysis of "Finnegan's Wake" by James Joyce. The ideal shape of t
The world's greatest literature reveals multifractals and cascades of consciousness
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
Multifractal analysis of "Finnegan's Wake" by James Joyce. The ideal shape of the graph is virtually indistinguishable from the results for purely mathematical multifractals. The horizontal axis represents degree of singularity, and the vertical axis... Read more
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asianage
Renita D’Silva is an author. The Forgotten Daughter, her most recent novel, has been published by FingerPrint. Currently she is working on her fifth book, set partly in India and partly in the UK. a:15:{i:0;a:2:{s:8:"question";s:38:"Describe your...
Renita D’Silva is an author. The Forgotten Daughter, her most recent novel, has been published by FingerPrint. Currently she is working on her fifth book, set partly in India and partly in the UK.
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
a:15:{i:0;a:2:{s:8:"question";s:38:"Describe your... Read more
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asianage
Renita D'Silva is an author. The Forgotten Daughter, her most recent novel, has been published by FingerPrint. Currently she is working on her fifth book, set partly in India and partly in the UK.QDescribe your favourite writing space. My writing space is wherever I can plo
Renita D'Silva is an author. The Forgotten Daughter, her most recent novel, has been published by FingerPrint. Currently she is working on her fifth book, set partly in India and partly in the UK.
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
QDescribe your favourite writing space. My writing space is wherever I can plonk my trusted laptop. It could be the corner of the sofa, the dining room table, the bedroom, the car, the park. I write in the car while waiting for the kids to finish... Read more
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International Business Times
War and Peace: Brits want to read Leo Tolstoy's classic the most among 25 listed 19th century books It seems Leo Tolstoy's War and Peace is a favourite not only with the British a
War and Peace: Brits want to read Leo Tolstoy's classic the most among 25 listed 19th century books
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
It seems Leo Tolstoy's War and Peace is a favourite not only with the British audience but also with the readers. A survey conducted by YouGov research reveals War and Peace is the 19th century classic that most British people want to read but only a... Read more
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News.com.au
Hot TV shows to get you hookedAn Australian-Lebanese family who strike it lucky with a $22 million lottery wi
Hot TV shows to get you hooked
News.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
An Australian-Lebanese family who strike it lucky with a $22 million lottery win All’s fair in love and war ... Lily James and James Norton shine in the glossy period drama. AS the summer of sport draws to a close at the end of January, TV networks... Read more
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Science Daily
The world's greatest literature reveals multifractals and cascades of consciousnessAs far as many bookworms are concerned, advanced equations and graphs are the l
The world's greatest literature reveals multifractals and cascades of consciousness
Science Daily / Posted 16 days ago
As far as many bookworms are concerned, advanced equations and graphs are the last things which would hold their interest, but there's no escape from the math. Physicists from the Institute of Nuclear Physics of the Polish Academy of Sciences (IFJ... Read more
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News.com.au
Hot TV shows to get you hookedAn Australian-Lebanese family who strike it lucky with a $22 million lottery wi
Hot TV shows to get you hooked
News.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
An Australian-Lebanese family who strike it lucky with a $22 million lottery win All’s fair in love and war ... Lily James and James Norton shine in the glossy period drama. AS the summer of sport draws to a close at the end of January, TV networks... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Hot TV shows to get you hookedAussie TV shows in 2016: MKR, Molly, Here Come the Habibs, X Files | DailyTeleg
Hot TV shows to get you hooked
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
Aussie TV shows in 2016: MKR, Molly, Here Come the Habibs, X Files | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website AS the summer of sport draws to a close at the end of... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Hot TV shows to get you hookedAS the summer of sport draws to a close at the end of January, TV networks will
Hot TV shows to get you hooked
Adelaide Now / Posted 16 days ago
AS the summer of sport draws to a close at the end of January, TV networks will bring out their big guns for the start of the ratings period. Leading the charge are big reality franchises — I’m a Celebrity … Get Me Out of Here! (January 31) and... Read more
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Herald Sun
Hot TV shows to get you hookedAS the summer of sport draws to a close at the end of January, TV networks will
Hot TV shows to get you hooked
Herald Sun / Posted 16 days ago
AS the summer of sport draws to a close at the end of January, TV networks will bring out their big guns for the start of the ratings period. Leading the charge are big reality franchises — I’m a Celebrity … Get Me Out of Here! (January 31) and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Hot TV shows to get you hookedAS the summer of sport draws to a close at the end of January, TV networks will
Hot TV shows to get you hooked
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
AS the summer of sport draws to a close at the end of January, TV networks will bring out their big guns for the start of the ratings period. Leading the charge are big reality franchises — I’m a Celebrity … Get Me Out of Here! (January 31) and... Read more
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The Telegraph
Taste of history, Tridib to TolstoyThe Hungry Tide waits behind Flood of Fire as Amitav Ghosh signs autographs and
Taste of history, Tridib to Tolstoy
The Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
The Hungry Tide waits behind Flood of Fire as Amitav Ghosh signs autographs and answers fan queries on the steps of Victoria Memorial Hall after the inaugural session of the six-day Tata Steel Kolkata Literary Meet 2016 on Thursday evening. Pictures... Read more
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The Chronicle
Letter to the EditorDear Mr. Mees, As an alumnus of a venerated university similar to Duke nearing
Letter to the Editor
The Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
Dear Mr. Mees, As an alumnus of a venerated university similar to Duke nearing my five-year reunion, I share the nostalgia you must have felt upon returning to campus. I hope one day to bring my son back to college to show him the classrooms where I... Read more
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Daily News
Living with fairytalesPeople have been fascinated from the childhood on reading and listening to fair
Living with fairytales
Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
People have been fascinated from the childhood on reading and listening to fairytales irrespective of the country of its origination. It is believed that the tales of magic and supernatural has a power of changing the attitudes of the reader and the... Read more
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The Telegraph
Practitioner to theorist"If, for a while, the ruse of desire is calculable for the uses of discipline s
Practitioner to theorist
The Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
"If, for a while, the ruse of desire is calculable for the uses of discipline soon the repetition of guilt, justification, pseudo-scientific theories, superstition, spurious authorities, and classifications can be seen as the desperate effort to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
War and Peace, episode three, review: 'utterly captivating'Downton reminded us that period drama, set in just about any time before 1968,
War and Peace, episode three, review: 'utterly captivating'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
Downton reminded us that period drama, set in just about any time before 1968, is the perfect setting for romance. Nowadays when you get that tingle, catch someone’s eye, you can find out all about them on Facebook, exchange phone numbers, get drunk... Read more
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The Morning Call
Faith and Values: Honoring our heroes, following their exampleWhat does heroism mean to you? Who are your heroes? Our culture certainly has
Faith and Values: Honoring our heroes, following their example
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
What does heroism mean to you? Who are your heroes? Our culture certainly has some very specific ideas about this. We lift up the example of our soldiers serving in combat, risking their lives to save their comrades. We celebrate our first... Read more
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New Kerala
Uncommon reflections of a literary kind - Books on reading ( BookendsThey can recount all facets of the human condition and activities - be it a you
Uncommon reflections of a literary kind - Books on reading ( Bookends
New Kerala / Posted 29 days ago
They can recount all facets of the human condition and activities - be it a young woman's quest for an orgasm, a man retracing the journey of the beer that sustained the British Empire while toting a barrel of it, others following the routes, on... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The best holidays to perfect your hobbiesHolidays suited to your hobbies: Photography, cooking, history | DailyTelegraph
The best holidays to perfect your hobbies
Daily Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
Holidays suited to your hobbies: Photography, cooking, history | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Take a Russian literature tour of Moscow and St... Read more
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Perth Now
The best holidays to perfect your hobbiesTake a Russian literature tour of Moscow and St Petersburg. THESE days, no mat
The best holidays to perfect your hobbies
Perth Now / Posted 29 days ago
Take a Russian literature tour of Moscow and St Petersburg. THESE days, no matter what your personal interest, you can find a niche travel experience to suit. Guided tours hosted by experts or focusing on a specific theme are great for those wanting... Read more
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Adelaide Now
The best holidays to perfect your hobbiesTake a Russian literature tour of Moscow and St Petersburg. THESE days, no mat
The best holidays to perfect your hobbies
Adelaide Now / Posted 29 days ago
Take a Russian literature tour of Moscow and St Petersburg. THESE days, no matter what your personal interest, you can find a niche travel experience to suit. Guided tours hosted by experts or focusing on a specific theme are great for those wanting... Read more
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