Indian-American Pulitzer Prize winner Jhumpa Lahiri has been selected for the prestigious 2014 National Humanities Medal which would be presented to her by US President Barack Obama next week.
China's Opium Wars had myriad Indian links: Novelist Amitav Ghosh
There is a general lack of awareness in India about China's Opium Wars and the India connection, according to eminent author Amitav Ghosh.
Frederick Forsyth's 'novel' career in international intrigue
If you want to know how to attempt the assassination of a statesman, track a Nazi war criminal, organise a coup in Africa (or avert one in Russia), get a false passport, blow up a safe or assemble
Rob Kardashian signs tell-all book deal
TV personality Rob Kardashian has reportedly signed a tell-all book deal and is planning to open up about how his family has been "tainted" by fame.
RR Martin releases excerpt from new 'Game of Thrones' book
George RR Martin has released on his website a chapter from the upcoming sixth "Game of Thrones" book, titled "The Winds of Winter" told from the perspective of the character Sansa Stark.
Is Nick Cannon planning juicy 'tell-all' book about Mariah Carey?
Nick Cannon is reportedly planning to pen down a juicy "tell-all" book about his marriage to Mariah Carey.
Producer Ronnie Screwvala's first book released
Filmmaker Ronnie Screwvala's first outing as an author, "Dream With Your Eyes Open", has released today, amid best wishes from Bollywood stars like Amitabh Bachchan and Karan Johar.
'Boyhood' actress Patricia Arquette to write memoir
Oscar-winning actress Patricia Arquette will write a memoir about her family and her personal take on Hollywood.
Madonna to pen autobiography
Pop diva Madonna is "sure" that she will publish an autobiography in the future.
Drugs, arrests: Stephanie Pratt ready to tell all
TV personality Stephanie Pratt says she is planning to release a tell-all book later this year that talks about her “descent into drugs and rehab and arrests”.
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.