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Norwegian Tamil poet and actor VIS Jeyapalan has been arrested in Sri Lanka for violating visa regulations.
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The contribution of Urdu poet Shahryar was lauded at a symposium at the Aligarh Muslim University Tuesday.
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Neruda died Sep 23, 1973, 12 days after Gen. Augusto Pinochet toppled Chile`s Socialist government in a bloody coup.
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A poet jailed for a verse considered offensive to Qatar`s ruler harshly denounced the Gulf nation`s legal proceedings.
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A Qatari poet has been sentenced to life in prison on charges of trying to incite the overthrow of the emirate`s ruling family.
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Police on Thursday claimed to have cracked the murder case of celebrated writer-poet Amrita Pritam`s son with the arrest of four persons.
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Noted Assamesse poet Hiren Bhattacharyya passed away this morning at a private hospital in the city after prolonged illness.
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Bhikhari Thakur`s ballads and folk songs are garnering huge appreciation in places as far apart as Mauritius and France.
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Till date Kazi Nazrul Islam is best known as <i>Bidrohi Kobi</i> (The Rebel Poet).
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Daniel Radcliffe spent time alone on the set of his latest film ‘Kill Your Darlings’ here, writing sonnets to girlfriend Rosie Coker.
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Eminent Marathi poet Manik Godghate alias "Grace" died today in a city hospital after a prolonged battle with cancer.
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Noted Malayalam poet Dr K Sachhitanandan was on Tuesday honoured with a national award named after Gyanpeeth-laureate Marathi litterateur.
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