Entrants for Khushwant Singh prize for poetry announced

Five poetry books have been shortlisted for the inaugural Khushwant Singh Memorial Prize for poetry, to promote the genre across all Indian languages, organisers said Monday.

Indian poets escape gunmen attack in Karachi

Indian poets Manzar Bhopali and
Iqbal Ashar were among those who had a narrow escape when unidentified gunmen attacked a `mushaira` in Karachi.