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.

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.

'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.

'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.

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".

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.

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 access into the organisation's Maulana Azad Library, saying if girls were permitted in, there would

Position of women in Indian society

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

Position of women in Indian society- Part II

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

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.

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.

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 .

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

New Zealand libraries to teach "sari-wrapping" on Diwali

As a part of Diwali celebrations, Auckland Libraries in New Zealand are organizing "Sari wrapping workshop".

Ancient Delhi gateways, Mughal library to be restored

Over 15 neglected monuments of the Mughal era will get a new lease of life with the Delhi govt planning to restore them after this monsoon.

Chinese library has device to read books to blind

The device - launched by the Chinese National Library for the Blind - contains a scanner and a speaker. Readers scan a page of a book and put the storage or memory card into a speaker. The book is then read aloud to them.