Last Updated: Friday, December 20, 2013, 11:53
Bollywood lyricist Javed Akhtar, Bengali poet Subodh Sarkar, and Bodo poet Anil Boro are among those selected for this year`s Sahitya Akademi Awards, which were announced Thursday.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 19, 2013, 19:46
The 2013 winners of the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Award have been announced. Bollywood song writer – lyricist has been awarded for poetry in Urdu language.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 09:34
Actor Aamir Khan will pay homage to the leader during the inaugural session of the fifth chapter of Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival (AKLF) 2014.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 17, 2013, 11:30
Aleph Book Company has acquired publishing rights of Vikram Seth`s much-awaited `A Suitable Girl`, sequel to the 1993 bestseller `A Suitable Boy`.
Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 17:23
Fresh and complex, funny and erotic, this week, the bookshelf is stacked with new age writings that are about today`s generation and their many ways of looking at life and love.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 15, 2013, 20:53
Actress Lindsay Lohan is reportedly planning to pen down a tell-all book about her life.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 14, 2013, 14:51
Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore finds focus at the three-day literature festival ‘Taj Lit Fest’ which opened here Thursday evening.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 14:57
Dilip Kumar`s biography, which was earlier scheduled to be released on his 91st birthday, will now come out early next year, said his wife and yesteryear actress Saira Banu.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 16:03
Irish actor Chris O`Dowd has landed a deal to turn his popular TV show Moone Boy into a series of children`s books.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 08:13
MC Mary Kom has made innumerable contributions in breaking stereotypes about women, especially from the northeast, megastar Amitabh Bachchan said.
Last Updated: Monday, December 09, 2013, 10:07
Crossword, the leading bookstore chain, presented the 12th edition of its popular books award here this weekend.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 08, 2013, 09:12
Singer Sharon Osbourne is writing a children`s book for Disney. It is titled `Jake and the Never Land Pirates: Mama Hook Knows Best`.