India-born Vijay Seshadri wins 2014 Pulitzer Prize

India-born Vijay Seshadri wins 2014 Pulitzer Prize

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 08:45

India-born poet Vijay Seshadri has won the prestigious 2014 Pulitzer Prize in the poetry category for his collection of poems ‘3 Sections’.

Inspirational stories from real-life heroes

Inspirational stories from real-life heroes

Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 10:00

At times, one feels burdened by the weight of a stressful life, and all one can think of is escape. But there are many invisible faces who have courageously taken on the battles of life.

Prem Chopra unveils his own biography

Prem Chopra unveils his own biography

Last Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014, 12:17

Veteran actor Prem Chopra has launched his biography titled `Prem Naam Hai Mera` penned by his daughter Rakita Nanda.

My writings reflect my lonely childhood: Ruskin Bond

My writings reflect my lonely childhood: Ruskin Bond

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 16:17

Children are the recurrent theme in Ruskin Bond`s books and the author reveals that his lonely childhood has a lot to do with the theme of his stories.

`Conversations With Waheeda Rehman` : The endearing story of a remarkable actress

`Conversations With Waheeda Rehman` : The endearing story of a remarkable actress

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 13:06

She has done some of the most unconventional roles in Indian cinema - a prostitute, a gangster`s moll, a tawaif, a woman who walks out of a marriage and so on - but with such art and innate grace that Waheeda Rehman has always remained a byword for refined sensibility in the Bollywood universe.

Bhagat considering sequel to his book `2 States`

Bhagat considering sequel to his book `2 States`

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 12:51

Chetan Bhagat`s novel "2 States" has been adapted into a film and the author now has plans to come out with a sequel to his story about the romantic journey of a culturally opposite couple.

Narendra Modi`s poems translated in English

Narendra Modi`s poems translated in English

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014, 20:47

A collection of poems penned by Narendra Modi is being published with the BJP`s prime ministerial candidate terming them "screams of thoughts" of things he had faced or imagined.

Bethenny Frankel taking break from TV to pen children`s book

Bethenny Frankel taking break from TV to pen children`s book

Last Updated: Sunday, April 06, 2014, 17:21

Bethenny Frankel has decided to take a breather from TV to author a children`s book.

Waheeda Rehman unveils `Conversations with Waheeda`

Waheeda Rehman unveils `Conversations with Waheeda`

Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 20:57

Unveiling `Conversations with Waheeda Rehman` authored by Nasreen Munni Kabir, veteran actress Waheeda Rehman Saturday said she doesn`t like the idea of biographies.

Children`s books to watch out for

Children`s books to watch out for

Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 12:57

Two translations, a graphic novel and a fantasy tale – the books to watch out for this week is stacked with gems written in simple language and commanding imagination – allowing children to create a world of their own. Take a look.

Bryan Cranston to write memoir on his `Breaking Bad` years

Bryan Cranston to write memoir on his `Breaking Bad` years

Last Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014, 17:07

Actor Bryan Cranston is still cashing on `Breaking Bad` and is planning to write a memoir about his life and work during the six years shooting the popular AMC show.

Comic book on Kurt Cobain to be released in April

Comic book on Kurt Cobain to be released in April

Last Updated: Saturday, March 29, 2014, 09:11

A comic book on the story of Nirvana singer Kurt Cobain is up for release next month.