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Jhumpa Lahiri's "The Lowland" among Time's top 10

Source: Celebrity Balla | Dec 5 2013, 12:36am CST | by IANS

Washington, Dec (IANS) Pulitzer Prize winning Indian-American author Jhumpa Lahiri's new novel, "The Lowland", set in Kolkata of the 1960s, has been listed fourth in Time magazine's top ten books of fiction in 2013.
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Jhumpa Lahiri loses out on US National Book Award

Source: Celebrity Balla | Nov 20 2013, 11:08pm CST | by IANS

Washington, Nov 21 (IANS) Pulitzer Prize winning Indian-American author Jhumpa Lahiri's new novel, "The Lowland" failed to win the 2013 US National Book Award in fiction losing out to author James McBride.
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Tom Hanks to bring Lucky Guy to London

Source: Celebrity Balla | May 17 2013, 5:28am CDT | by Luigi Lugmayr

Tom Hanks to bring Lucky Guy to London
Tom Hanks could bring 'Lucky Guy' to the London. The Oscar-winning star is currently discussing transferring the...
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How John Legend coped with parents' divorce?
Los Angeles, Aug 2 (IANS) Singer John Legend credits his teachers for helping him cope with his parents' divorce and for motivating him to complete his Ivy League education. | by IANS
 
Keith Urban reacts to ill-fated Massachusetts concert
Los Angeles, Aug 2 (IANS) Singer Keith Urban has broken his silence about his recent ill-fated concert in Massachusetts, where dozens of hospitalized fans and an arrest made for an alleged rape. | by IANS
 
Jay Z's desperate efforts to save marriage
Los Angeles, Aug 2 (IANS) Superstar couple Beyonce and Jay Z's marriage is reprtedly in trouble and the latter is trying to fix the relationship. However, Beyonce may "have had enough", say sources. | by IANS
 
 

Film critic Roger Ebert is dead

Source: Celebrity Balla | Apr 5 2013, 3:02am CDT | by Luigi Lugmayr

Film critic Roger Ebert is dead
Washington, April 5 (IANS/EFE) Film critic Roger Ebert died Thursday in Chicago after a long battle with cancer. He was 70.
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