Ravi Subramanian's 'Bankerupt' bags Popular award at Raymond Crossword Book Awards 2014

The finest of Indian Literature took center stage at the Raymond Crossword Book Awards 2014 where the country's finest writers and their books were honored at a glittering award function at NCPA in Mumbai.

Why target only India for rapes, says Danish designer-writer

Why target only India for rapes, they happen all over the world, says Danish designer-turned writer Inger Solberg, who has come out with her first book "Pushpa", a vibrant account of her life in India, which she has made her home for the past 15 years.

Filmmaker Abhik Banu supports new novelist Parul Sharma

Filmmaker Abhik Banu, who has earlier written a novel titled "A Dark Rainbow", has now stepped forward to support young writer Parul Sharma's novel "Confess It!!".

18th-century book stolen in Rome recovered in Argentina

An 18th-century book on the history of Saint Peter's Basilica that was stolen last year in Rome has been recovered at a bookstore in Buenos Aires, officials has said.

Iceman outed as gay in new 'X-Men' comic

Bobby Drake, best known as Iceman, has been outed as a gay by telepathic Jean Grey in the current storyline of the 'X-Men' written by Brian Michael Bendis.

Anna Kendrick to pen book

 Actress Anna Kendrick has signed a deal with a publishing company for her first book.

Literary meet to explore challenges, trends in Nepali literature

Issues like challenges in popularising Nepali literature globally, its trends, and its readership in India and South Asia will be discussed at the second Nepali literary symposium beginning here on Saturday.

Would like to pen book on film industry: Karan Johar

Director-producer Karan Johar says the stories that happen behind the scenes are far more interesting than movies and he would love to narrate them some day in a book.

Can't breathe life into subjects like politicians: Ruskin Bond

Ruskin Bond continues to weave a magic spell on his readers with his stories, but the veteran writer feels "stumped and stymied" by the thought of writing about politicians or media tycoons saying he cannot "breathe life" into these subjects.

Olly Murs publishing book

Pop star Olly Murs is to publish a behind-the-scenes book giving fans an insight into his life on the road.

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.

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.

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”.

Amitabh Bachchan wants to write a book on weddings!
Amitabh Bachchan wants to write a book on weddings!

Bollywood's megastar and one of the most revered actors, Amitabh Bachchan not only has an ocean of fan following but he himself is a pool of talent too.

Naseeruddin may pen tell-all on Bollywood

After his memoir "And Then One Day", which has been very well-received by the critics and public alike, veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah is now all set to do an encore -- this time an unflinchingly honest expose of people in the film industry.

I have envisioned Ranveer Singh as the main character of my book: Amritanshu Pandey

Amritanshu Pandey's debut novel `The Seal of Surya` was launched a few days back and has caught the eye of many readers.

Artist Bharti Kher knighted with top French award

Artist Bharti Kher has been conferred with the prestigious 'Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres' (Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters), France's highest cultural award for her contribution in contemporary art landscape.

Author Swati Tiwari gets award for book on gas tragedy victims

Noted Hindi writer Dr Swati Tiwari has received the 'National Ladli Media and Advertising Award for Gender Sensitivity' for her book on the lives of widows of the Bhopal gas tragedy.

Ozzy Osbourne subject of new comic book biography

Artists at Bluewater Productions have turned the Black Sabbath leader's life story into a picture book, titled "Orbit: Ozzy Osbourne: The Metal Madman".