Last Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014, 10:12
The annual Khushwant Singh Literature Festival (KSLF) set in the hills of Kasauli, will have an added feature this year, a Rs 2.5 Lakh award for best debut fiction novel in the memory of the noted author and journalist.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 26, 2014, 13:34
Javed Akhtar says that children from the middle class are learning English at the "cost of vernacular languages".
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 15:56
Film and Television producer Ekta Kapoor, says the idea of shedding weight to become fit and fab, came really late in her career.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 19, 2014, 23:31
Pakistan needs to show some vision and generosity for relations between itself and India to be normalised, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said here on Sunday
Last Updated: Saturday, January 18, 2014, 11:21
Union minister Shashi Tharoor, who was slated to attend the Jaipur Literature Festival, will not attend the event following his wife`s death.
Last Updated: Friday, January 17, 2014, 14:52
Debutant Aam Aadmi Party`s victory in the recent Delhi Assembly Elections has set a good example of the strength of democracy in India, Nobel laureate Amartya Sen said.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 12, 2014, 20:55
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.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 30, 2013, 14:43
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.
Last Updated: Friday, October 25, 2013, 19:03
Commemorating the completion of hundred years of Rabindranath Tagore`s winning the Nobel prize in Literature, the original text of his nomination for the prestigious award was displayed publicly in India for the first time.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 02, 2013, 14:26
Vikings - who gave birth to legendary tales of brutal warfare and conquest - were in fact a more civilised society than previously believed, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Friday, August 30, 2013, 13:59
Hindi satirist and Padam Shri awardee K P Saxena has been admitted to a hospital in serious condition in the state capital.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 16:01
Aiming to promote Hindi literature among the youth, veteran theatre directors are now staging a bouquet of plays based on Hindi short stories here.
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