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.
'The Shining' may become horror-themed museum
The hotel that led author Stephen King to write his novel 'The Shining' is all set to be turned into a horror museum
Khloe Kardashian goes nude for cover of her new book
Khloe Kardashian went full monty for the cover image of her upcoming memoir ‘Strong Looks Better Naked.’
Lyricist Prasoon Joshi criticises writers for returning of literary honours
Prasoon Joshi is saddened by politics over literary honours
How Malcom X urged Americans to convert to Islam
The letter which was written by Malcolm after he paid a visit to Mecca in 1964, was found in a storage locker.
Tom Hanks 'loves' reading history
Two-time Oscar winner Tom Hanks, who has essayed the role of a lawyer James Donovan in acclaimed filmmaker Steven Speilberg's Cold War movie "Bridge of Spies", says he "loves" reading history.
Emraan Hashmi penning book on his son's struggle with cancer
Actor Emraan Hashmi is all set to turn author for a book, which will shed light on his five-year-old son's struggle with first-stage cancer.
Frederick Forsyth's most thrilling adventure
Book review of Frederick Forsyth's 'The Outsider: My Life in Intrigue'
Life not a cakewalk for either sex: Author Anuja Chandramouli
Anuja Chandramouli's mythological-cum feminist book 'Shakti' is all about deconstructing the notion that life for men is easier
Marlon James wins Man Booker Prize 2015
Jamaican author Marlon James has won 2015 Man Booker Prize for his book 'A Brief History of Seven Killings'
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.