Literature

Hindi Diwas: All about the love for books

Hindi Diwas: All about the love for books

On Hindi Diwas today, there is enough evidence to suggest that Hindi literature continues to be contemporary and relevant, notwithstanding the naysayers.

Sep 14, 2017, 13:39 PM IST

Literary ''links'': A round of golf through popular literature

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May 05, 2017, 16:03 PM IST

Nobel Prize 2016: Bob Dylan yet to respond to committee

Bob Dylan's silence about the Nobel Prize puts a question mark on his appearance at the award ceremony in Sweden scheduled in December.

Oct 19, 2016, 15:13 PM IST
Irrfan Khan wanted to make film on Mahasweta Devi's life

Irrfan Khan wanted to make film on Mahasweta Devi's life

Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan says he wanted to make a movie on the life of eminent author and social activist Mahasweta Devi.

Jul 29, 2016, 15:43 PM IST

Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje inaugurates Zee Jaipur Literature Festival 2016

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Jan 21, 2016, 12:48 PM IST

Zee Jaipur Literature Festival begins today

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Jan 21, 2016, 12:25 PM IST

Literature helps us to understand any issue better: Dr Subhash Chandra

ZEE and Essel Group, Dr Subhash Chandra said on Saturday that literature helped us to understand any issue better.

Dec 20, 2015, 23:15 PM IST

Never despair and keep at it: Ruskin Bond

What more can one ask for when you get to spend a Monday evening, hearing one of the finest minds in literature - the elusive, but warm Ruskin Bond!

Dec 16, 2015, 16:09 PM IST

Children’s literature is now being taken seriously: Ruskin Bond

 Keeping children riveted to a book is not an easy task and requires responsibility and sensitivity, legendary author Ruskin Bond, who at 81 has more than 150 titles to his credit, says. The popular storyteller is also gratified by the fact that children’s literature has grown impressively and is now taken seriously by publishers.

Aug 02, 2015, 15:41 PM IST

Jaipur Literary Festival travels to U.S. this year

From the plains of the pink city, the Jaipur Literary Festival (JLF) plans to move to the United States of America this year. Boulder in the state of Colorado will be the host city for JLF this September.

Jul 17, 2015, 17:49 PM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee to present Presidential Awards for Classical Tamil

 President  will present "Presidential Awards for Classical Tamil" for the year 2011-12 and 2012-13 tomorrow.

May 13, 2015, 20:27 PM IST

Journalism as literature: The writings of Ryszard Kapuscinski

Journalism, or especially news reporting, is a rather ephemeral form of literary expression, concerned as it is with bare facts of a developing situation in a terse and concise style.

May 10, 2015, 14:52 PM IST
Belgian varsity honours Tagore with his statue

Belgian varsity honours Tagore with his statue

Belgium’s most prestigious and largest university in the city of Leuven, 26 km from Brussels, has honoured India’s world renowned poet, artist and humanist Rabindranath Tagore by erecting his statue in the university premises.

May 09, 2015, 19:29 PM IST

Alabama closes investigation into Harper Lee `abuse`

An Alabama government department has closed an investigation into whether celebrated novelist Harper Lee was coerced or abused into publishing a long-awaited second book this summer.

Apr 04, 2015, 06:06 AM IST

Karachi Literature Festival begins

Pakistani authors Intizar Hussain, Bilal Tanweer, H.M. Naqvi and Indian authors Nayantara Sahgal and Arshia Sattar would be part of the Karachi Literature Festival that begins today (Friday).

Feb 06, 2015, 18:22 PM IST

Zee Jaipur Literature Festival 2015: Sudhir Chaudhary talks about Urdu language

On the second day of the ongoing Zee Jaipur Literature Festival 2015, Sudhir Chaudhary talked about Urdu language.

Jan 22, 2015, 16:28 PM IST

Dr Subhash Chandra, Vasundhara Raje inaugurate Zee Jaipur Literature Festival 2015

The eight edition of ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival has been inaugurated today by Dr Subhash Chandra, Chairman, Essel Group, and Vasundhara Raje, Chief Minister of Rajasthan amidst the cream of lit

Jan 21, 2015, 17:25 PM IST

BBV: Sneak peek into Zee Jaipur Literature Festival 2015

Zee Jaipur Literature Festival (ZJLF) 2015 will begin on Wednesday, January 21. The ZJLF is being held on the same dates as the Zee Cine-Lit Festival (ZCLF) from January 21-25.

Jan 21, 2015, 00:08 AM IST