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Jan 24, 2013
Bombay Jayashree's nomination for the Best Original Song for 'Life of Pi' is just one of the 11 award nominations for the 3D adaptation of the novel by Yann Martel. As Oscar night approaches, we bring you a collection of images of the landmark film adaptations from novels that have notched up several Academy Awards. Compiled by Lavanya Prabhakaran .
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|An Election of Competing Nationalisms|
The ongoing Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir could see a keen contest between the Bharatiya Janata Party and the People's Democratic Party. The key to a domestic consensus on resolving the intractable Kashmir issue will depend on how these two parties, which represent competing nationalisms, forge a post-election compromise to quell the sense of widespread cynicism, writes Kaustav Chakrabarti. Read more. »