Monument built in the year 1929, dedicated to Miguel de Cervantes in the Plaza de España in Madrid. The monument represents the writer and the sculptures of Don Quixote and Sancho Panza. 8 more words
This week’s throwback Thursday has apparently sold more copies than any other book in history – it’s Cervantes’s Don Quixote.
The plot is pretty thin here to say the least: A Spanish hidalgo reads too many books about knights and chivalry, goes a bit crazy, believes himself to be some kind of knight errant in the mould of Sir Lancelot, ropes in the naive Sancho Panza to be his squire, and tours the countryside looking for adventures. 139 more words
To mark the third anniversary of the BJP-led NDA government, India’s brain-dead TV channels will roll out debates and #hashtag wars tonight, barely distinguishable from government and party PR and propaganda. 309 more words