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For me, Meeting the British blew away the very idea of certainty 3.9.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page
Paul Muldoons 1987 collection was a profound influence on me as a writer, not least in how it shows how fixed ideas are subject to slippage In 1986, fresh from Africa, I arrived at university with a sheaf of poems. Nothing unusual there, except in that year Paul Muldoon was the Judith E Wilson fellow at Cambridge, and by good fortune he was in residence at my own college, Fitzwilliam. There, once a week, at about six in the evening, he convened a writing group. It wasnt a creative writing workshop, but something more fluid. People would read out poems or short pieces of prose. Once, I remember, Lee Hall, later the writer of Billy Elliot and The Pitmen Painters, brought along his guitar and sang a song. The group was a mixture of students and Cambridge residents, of varying ages. We all smoked, of course, and there was a fair bit of covert flirting. Muldoons responses to the work were elliptical, like his own writing, which we were beginning to discover in collections such as Quoof (1983) and a slim ...
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Madhya Pradesh government announces public transportation scheme for rural areas 2.9.2014 DNA: Top News
Madhya Pradesh government on Tuesday announced 'Mukhyamantri Gramin Parivahan Yojna' for providing better connectivity in the rural areas. The decision to launch the scheme was taken by the state cabinet at its meeting, chaired by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, here. "It will provide safe and comfortable public transport facility in remote villages, especially in the tribal areas which will also ensure social and economic development of these areas," parliamentary affairs minister Dr Narottam Mishra said. The buses plying in these areas will have a special colour to distinguish them from normal state transport vehicles, and would be equipped with GPS system. The cabinet also decided to provide smartphones to first year students of all the government colleges, as promised by the BJP in its manifesto. The students must have 75% attendance to get the smartphone, Mishra said. In another decision, the cabinet granted tehsil status to Mou town in Bhind district and Ghatigaon in Gwalior district, and ...
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BJP leader holds Karat responsible for RSS leader's killing 2.9.2014 Rediff: News
BJP state president V Muraleedharan said that the CPM leadership had run out of ideas and was trying to suppress its political opponents by physically intimidating them. Arun Lakshman reports
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Bhupinder Hooda Backs Out, Won't Address School Kids on Teachers' Day 2.9.2014 NDTV
Hours after setting out to upstage the Prime Minister in addressing schoolchildren on Teachers' Day, Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda beat a quick ...
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All in the family: the Zaltzman comedy siblings 2.9.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page
How does one family produce two successful comedians? Andy and Helen Zaltzman on where their humour comes from

I don't think I ever thought that "funny" was a commodity that I could use. I remember having Sunday lunch with the family when I was about five, and Rick and Andy [her older brothers] were sharing funny anecdotes about what had happened to them at school. I kept thinking, "I've got nothing." I don't think I consciously started gathering material; it just felt like humour was a valuable resource in my family, because we don't really talk emotionally or intimately with each other.

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West Bengal: Jadavpur University student molested in boys hostel 2.9.2014 CNN-IBN: India
The victim, a second year History (Hons) student, has alleged that she was attacked by as many as 10 male students during a college festival.
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MP: State issues diktat to government schools on broadcast of Modi's Teachers' Day speech 2.9.2014 CNN-IBN: Politics
The Madhya Pradesh government has warned of strict action against government schools which fail to broadcast Prime Minister Modi's address on Teachers' Day.
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Back to school classroom displays: tips for teachers 2.9.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page
We asked you to send over the displays youve put together for a new teaching term. Here are a few of our favourites to inspire your planning The start of a new term is a chance to give your classroom a revamp, and many teachers show true creativity when it comes to wall displays. Last week we asked you to share what you had been preparing over summer with us via Twitter. With everything from Shakespeare to a smoothie hut, you sent us some real gems. Heres a selection of the best displays. If you would like to add yours then feel free to tweet us pictures via @GuardianTeach or add them in the comments. @GuardianTeach new mural all finished for my new year 6 class ...
Rajnath Singh Phones Oommen Chandy Amid Tension Over RSS Worker's Murder 2.9.2014 NDTV National
After a phone call from Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy is calling an all-party meeting to try and broker peace among warring cadres of political ...
No compulsion to schools on PM Narendra Modi's Teacher's Day address: Kerala government 2.9.2014 DNA: Opinion
With the HRD Ministry's directive to states to ensure that children watch Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Teachers Day address sparking protests from certain quarters, the Kerala government today denied that it had directed schools to make arrangements for the event compulsorily. Responding to questions at a press meet here, state Education Minister PK Abdu Rabb said there was no need to withdraw the circular issued on this since it had not enjoined on school authorities that they should compulsorily make arrangements to ensure that the Prime Minister's message was carried to children live. "Where is the need for recalling the circular since it has not made it compulsory for the schools to make arrangements... But we are not against making the Prime Minister's address heard by children... Whoever wants to hear it, they can do so," Rabb, who belongs to Indian Union Muslim League, said. Meanwhile, Director of Public Instructions K Gopalakrishna Bhat denied reports that he had instructed schools to purchase ...
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Murder of RSS activist: Hartal hits life in Kerala 2.9.2014 Rediff: News
The day-long hartal called by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh in Kerala on Tuesday to protest murder of an activist in Kannur district disrupted normal life across the state.
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NSUI activists protest outside Rajnath's residence over delay black money probe 2.9.2014 Rediff: News
Scores of National Students' Union of India activists on Tuesday staged a protest outside the residence of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh in Delhi over the issue of black money stashed away in foreign banks.
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Murder of RSS activist: Shutdown hits life in Kerala 2.9.2014 India News, Latest News in India, Live News India, India Breaking News - Times of India
The day-long hartal called by RSS in Kerala on Tuesday to protest the murder of an activist in Kannur district disrupted normal life across the ...
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Tension over RSS leader's murder 2.9.2014 Times Now: Home

Tension over RSS leader's murderA 32-year-old RSS activist has been killed after an unidentified group of people attacked him in Kathirur in Kerala. The outrage RSS has in protest called a statewide bandh. RSS alleges role of CPIM caders in the murder.


Europes top 10 light art festivals 2.9.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page

Summers fading, the nights are drawing in the perfect time to see some of Europes cities lit up as works of art. These extravagant illuminated festivals will make you see old buildings in a new light

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The only light art festival you can enjoy from the comfort of a boat, Amsterdams offering stretches from November right through until January. If you thought Hollands biggest city was only notable for its red lights, this eclectic festival will change your mind. As well as canal-cruising round alfresco installations, theyre also putting light art up in shops, cafes and museums so you can enjoy much of it out of the cold.
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Artists over 50: better late than ever? 2.9.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page
As a new exhibition of late-period Turners opens at Tate Britain, curator Sam Smiles asks if it's time art outgrew its obsession with age By the end of the year Britain will have seen three major exhibitions devoted to the work of artists at the end of their careers Matisse , Turner and Rembrandt . Add to these the poignant last paintings currently on view in Tate Modern's Malevich exhibition, and we have an extraordinary opportunity to reflect on the phenomenon of late work in the visual arts. It's a common belief, after all, that the last works of great creative artists are more profound than anything they produced in the rest of their careers. So-called "late work" is often the most radical and the most mysterious art of its time, quite at odds with contemporary voices, and we have come to relish it for just this intransigence and non-conformity. Yet the idea that late works are especially significant would have astonished our forebears. Less than 200 years ago, late-life creativity was almost a ...
In Haryana, Chief Minister Hooda Sets Up Speech Contest With PM Modi 2.9.2014 NDTV National
In Haryana, Chief Minister Hooda Sets Up Speech Contest With PM Modi
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Murder of RSS activist: Hartal hits life in Kerala 2.9.2014 Times Now: Home

Murder of RSS activist: Hartal hits life in KeralaThe day-long hartal called by RSS in Kerala on Tuesday (Sept 2) to protest murder of an activist in Kannur district disrupted normal life across the state.


'BJP can stoop to any level for power' 2.9.2014 Rediff: Interviews
The Bharatiya Janata Party can hold elections any time in Delhi but it is afraid to do so, says Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal
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Chakpikarong students protest transfer of their teachers 2.9.2014 Manipur: E-Pao
Chakpikarong students protest transfer of their teachers
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