JNU names its central library after Ambedkar

JNU names its central library after Ambedkar

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) officially named its central library after B.R. Ambedkar on the occasion of the latter's birth anniversary on Friday.

Apr 14, 2017, 18:10 PM IST

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Mar 12, 2016, 00:33 AM IST

Book fair on wheels reaches Mumbai

An innovative idea of a library on wheels has reached Mumbai from Orrisa. It is told that the vehicle carrying the books will travel across all Indian states.

Jan 27, 2016, 20:52 PM IST

Nepal-Bharat Library in Kathmandu reopens with Poemandu after devastating earthquake

The Indian embassy and B.P. Koirala India-Nepal Foundation organized the 27th edition of Poemandu at the Nepal-Bharat Library.Secretary of B.P. Koirala India-Nepal Foundation, Abhay Kumar, welcomed the guests and shared, "After almost one and half month, we are resuming our monthly events back at Nepal Bharat Library.

Jun 19, 2015, 20:51 PM IST

AAP govt to set up 'Art and Culture' libraries in Delhi

 Aiming at promoting the rich history and cultural heritage of the national capital, the Delhi government has proposed to set up Art and Culture libraries in all 70 assembly constituencies.

Jun 14, 2015, 20:35 PM IST

'Osama was an avid reader, read accounts penned by American authors'

 Documents declassified by the US have revealed that terror group Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden -- once the world`s most wanted militant -- remained immersed in books and was a meticulous editor during his final years of hiding in Pakistan.

May 21, 2015, 21:05 PM IST

'Fifty Shades of Grey' book doesn't allure library readers anymore

'Fifty Shades of Grey' book by E.L James has dropped out of the list of 'Top 100 Most-borrowed Library Books' this year, from being the third most borrowed book previous year.

Feb 13, 2015, 12:42 PM IST
Batting with Brendon McCullum was overbearing, says Kane Williamson

Batting with Brendon McCullum was overbearing, says Kane Williamson

New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson has described batting alongside the destructive Brendon McCullum as an overwhelming experience, terming the feeling similar to being a "library in a theme park".

Jan 01, 2015, 21:32 PM IST

AMU to provide transportation to UG students for main library

AMU will now provide transportation every Sunday to undergraduates from its Women's College to its main library, days after the university was embroiled in a controversy over not allowing girl students there citing lack of space and security.

Dec 05, 2014, 15:01 PM IST

DNA: Analysis of controversial statement made by AMU Vice Chancellor

DNA analyses the controversial remark made by Aligarh Muslim University vice chancellor Lt Gen Zameer Uddin Shah that has drawn severe criticism for rejecting the demands of Women's College to gain

Nov 12, 2014, 00:02 AM IST

Position of women in Indian society

Watch the two controversial statements that shows a woman's place in our Indian society.

Nov 11, 2014, 21:46 PM IST

Position of women in Indian society- Part II

Watch the two controversial statements that shows a woman's place in our Indian society.

Nov 11, 2014, 21:45 PM IST

Three girl students sexually assaulted in Delhi school

Three girl students of Class 3 were allegedly sexually assaulted by an outsider in the library of a private school here, police said on Thursday.

Oct 09, 2014, 15:17 PM IST
National e-library in the offing

National e-library in the offing

Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani Friday said the government would soon launch an online library to make study materials available to all.

Sep 05, 2014, 18:43 PM IST

India gives aid for a Library in Nepal

India has provided financial assistance of Rs 27.6 million to construct a three-storeyed library building for Nepal Academy .

Aug 23, 2013, 13:40 PM IST

India to build library for Nepali academicians

India has agreed to provide Nepal Rs.4.41 crore to build a three-storied library for the Nepal Academy here.

Aug 22, 2013, 18:07 PM IST

Keith Richards has 20k pounds bill overdue at library

Keith Richards apparently owes a library bill worth a whopping 20000 pounds for books he failed to return 50 years ago.

May 22, 2013, 13:07 PM IST

Barack Obama`s gift list released

The Federal Register has posted a list of presidential gifts that could end up in Barack Obama`s future library.

Apr 26, 2013, 14:14 PM IST

Traditional libraries preserve book experience in Internet era

Traditional libraries confronted with dwindling patronage and shrinking budgets continue to find their relevance following the `survival of the fittest` theory, believe librarians at leading libraries.

Oct 29, 2012, 15:06 PM IST

Anna Library to be converted into hospital

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa
today decided to convert the Anna Centenary Library Complex
into a super-speciality paediatric hospital.

Nov 02, 2011, 13:37 PM IST