hindi literature

Noted Hindi novelist Ved Prakash Sharma dead

Noted Hindi novelist Ved Prakash Sharma dead

Celebrated Hindi novelist Ved Prakash Sharma, who has 176 novels to his credit, died late on Friday in Meerut, his family members said on Saturday.

Feb 18, 2017, 12:16 PM IST
Amitabh wants to write about father Harivanshrai Bachchan

Amitabh wants to write about father Harivanshrai Bachchan

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says there is a strong desire in him to focus his energy on "writing to the world" about his father and late poet Harivanshrai Bachchan's literary works.

Sep 15, 2015, 14:19 PM IST
Amitabh Bachchan recalls father’s words, misses ‘ethereal essence of words’

Amitabh Bachchan recalls father’s words, misses ‘ethereal essence of words’

Amitabh Bachchan , an ardent patron of Hindi literature and poems, is quite vocal about his views on the glorious writings of the past.

Mar 10, 2015, 09:10 AM IST

Filmmakers don`t read Hindi literature anymore: Manu Bhandari

Noted Hindi writer Manu Bhandari, whose novel `Yahi Sach Hai` was adapted into a movie `Rajnigandha` in 1974, says filmmakers of today do not read Hindi literature anymore.

Jan 12, 2014, 20:55 PM IST

Sonia Gandhi condoles writer Rajendra Yadav`s death

Congress chief Sonia Gandhi condoled the death of Hindi author Rajendra Yadav, describing him as one of the towering figures of modern progressive Hindi literature.

Oct 30, 2013, 14:43 PM IST

Satirist K P Saxena admitted to hospital, serious

Hindi satirist and Padam Shri awardee K P Saxena has been admitted to a hospital in serious condition in the state capital.

Aug 30, 2013, 13:59 PM IST

Theatrical delight at Hindi Natya Utsav

Aiming to promote Hindi literature among the youth, veteran theatre directors are now staging a bouquet of plays based on Hindi short stories here.

Jul 31, 2013, 16:01 PM IST