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The genius and tragedy of Shiva Naipaul

Shiva Naipaul, the younger brother of VS Naipaul, was born in Trinidad in 1945. He died in London in 1985, of a heart attack, at the age of 40. A life cut brutally short, an end brought on, some say, by his excesses and lack of discipline. Soumya Bhattacharya writes. Dabs & Jabs

india Updated: Oct 01, 2013 01:58 IST

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