Comic giant Marvel, who announced in July that their male hero would now be a woman, has released images of the female Thor.
What Mahatma Gandhi means to us today?
Leadership The Gandhi Way; Author: Virender Kapoor; Publisher: Rupa; Pages: 122; Price: Rs.195.
My novel not a family saga: Neel Mukherjee
Author Neel Mukherjee is absolutely "thrilled" that "The Lives of Others" has been shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2104. Though he was a bit wary how the story, a combination of two strands - family and
Six novels shortlisted for Shakti Bhatt prize
Author Deepti Kapoor's "A Bad Character", Shovon Chowdhury's "The Competent Authority", and Mahesh Rao's "The Smoke is Rising" are among six books shortlisted for the 2014 Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize, the organisers said Sunday.
Satyajit Ray's science fiction hero in Bengal's school curriculum
Satyajit Ray's ever popular science fiction character "Professor Shonku" and his adventures will form part of West Bengal's school curriculum from next year.
Book review: Assassination of Rajiv Gandhi: An Inside Job?
This is as incredulous an account of Rajiv Gandhi's assassination as it can get.
Former UN chief publishes debut novel at age 94
Peruvian diplomat and former UN secretary-general Javier Perez de Cuellar has launched his literary career at age 94 with the presentation in Lima of his first novel "Los Andagoya", the story of a family in the 1930s.
Aarya Babbar to use 'Bigg Boss' for new phase as author
Actor-politician Raj Babbar’s son Aarya has joined the celebrity bandwagon on ‘Bigg Boss 8’ and one of his key motives is to expand the market for a book he has authored, via the reality show. He's also confident of winning the show.
James Franco criticises Lindsay Lohan in new book
Actor James Franco has criticised alleged former girlfriend Lindsay Lohan in his new book 'Hollywood Dreaming: Stories, Pictures and Poems'.
I did not criticise Islam in 'Lajja': Taslima Nasrin
Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasrin says she did not criticise Islam in her controversial novel 'Lajja' and the fatwa against her is because of her criticism of the religion in many of her other books.
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.