Iconic heavy metal band Metallica will have a comic book biography, titled "Orbit: Metallica".
Indian among 13 authors long-listed for 2015 Booker
Indian author Anuradha Roy and British-Indian Sunjeev Sahota are among 13 international authors long-listed for the 2015 Man Booker Prize, the prestigious literary prize committee announced here today.
The girl behind 'Who is Kalam'?
The book title ‘Who is Kalam?’ may be intriguing but has a heart-warming story behind it -- of a teenaged schoolgirl who asked the tough question to the former president and was in turn inspired by him and went on to become a scientist.
What was APJ Abdul Kalam's last unfinished project?
Former President APJ Abdul Kalam completed seven chapters of a book in Tamil with a vision for the growth of Tamil Nadu and almost till his end he had discussed about the initiative, his aide said tonight.
'Advantage India' book Kalam's last bequest to the nation
‘Advantage India’, a book that throws light on the country's opportunities and the key challenges in the next five years, will be the last bequest to the nation by former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam who died on Monday evening.
Dr Kalam passed away before he could finish a dream book
Former President A P J Abdul Kalam completed seven chapters of a book in Tamil with a vision for the growth of Tamil Nadu and almost till his end he had discussed about the initiative, his aide said tonight.
Biblical text deciphered from 1,500 year old scroll
New York, July 26 (IANS) Scientists have for the first time been able to read Biblical verses from a badly burned scroll that is at least 1,500 years old.
Mafia, murderers and other malefactors: Sicily for policemen
With the Cosa Nostra (the original Mafia) in Sicily, the Camorra in Naples and the Campania region, the 'Ndrangheta in Calabria among others, Italy is a fertile source for crime fiction - especiall
Marvel announces teenage Spider-Man comic book series
Marvel will coming up with a new comic book series, featuring teenage Peter Parker in his high-school days.
James Franco pens book about Lana Del Rey
Washington DCJames Franco has penned down a 100-page book about his friend Lana Del Rey along with his co-writer with David Shields.
A former model, journo and editor of some of the most revered celebrity and gossip magazines, Shobha De is a prominent author and high-flying socialite (just like many of the leading female characters in her books). Erotic, provocative and sometimes even thought provoking, Shobha De’s writing style is signature, fierce and individualistic and is not restricted to the bounds of literary decorum and norms.