In a moving statement read out after the release of his new book, a collection of 200 poems titled ‘Kozhayin Paadalkal’ (Songs of a Coward), at the Nehru Memorial Museum And Library, Murugan said that it was the court verdict that propelled him to resume writing.
Lily Allen writing a book inspired by Nora Ephron's collection
Singer-actress Lily Allen is writing a book after being inspired by novelist Nora Ephron's collection.
Kim Kardashian to update her book of selfies
The 35-year-old star plans on celebrating losing 70 pounds by sharing a nude picture because it makes her "feel good" about herself and it boosts her confidence.
Dara Singh's autobiography translated in English, says son
Late wrestler-turned-actor Dara Singh's autobiography "Meri Atma Katha" has been translated in English, says his son Vindu who hopes it inspires sportspersons in the country.
Book Review: Adolf Hitler's short-lived successor and his contribution
Karl Doenitz and the Last Days of the Third Reich; Author: Barry Turner; Publisher: Icon Books/Penguin India; Pages: 304; Price: Rs 599
Celebrity stylist Sapna Bhavnani to come out with memoir
Ace celebrity stylist Sapna Moti Bhavnani will come next year with her memoir which she says will help her transform fear into freedom.
Understanding the intellect in Bhagat Singh
Title: Bhagat Singh's 'Jail Note Book': Its Context and Relevance; Editors: Malwinder Jit Singh Waraich and Harish Jain; Publisher: Unistar; Pages: 378; Price: Rs 495.
Book review: The adventures of Harry Potter - and Son
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two; Authors: J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany, Jack Thorne; Publisher: Little, Brown/Hachette India; Pages: 348; Price: Rs 899
Mahasweta Devi—A voice of the oppressed
A litterateur with the zeal of an activist, Mahasweta Devi used creative expression as a tool to fight for the rights of the indigenous people and marginalised sections.
Noted writer and social activist Mahasweta Devi passes away in Kolkata
Veteran writer and social activist breathed her last in Kolkata on Thursday. She was 90.
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.