Scientist Jayant Narlikar gets Sahitya Akademi Award

Astrophysicist Jayant V. Narlikar was Friday conferred the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Award for his autobiography.

Vice President Hamid Ansari inaugurates Mathrubhumi Book Fair

Vice President Hamid Ansari today formally inaugurated a four-day book fair organised by the Mathrubhumi media group here.

`Shrines of Arunachal deny Chinese claim over state land`

Religious shrines in Arunachal Pradesh stand as "more political evidence rather than historical evidence" to dismiss Chinese claims over state`s territory, claimed Sahitya Akademi awardee YD Thongchi.

Former minister among Sahitya Akademi awardees

Former Union Minister M P Veerendrakumar and 23 other authors were on Tuesday presented the prestigious Sahitya Akademi awards for their literary works that include travelogue, novels and collection of short stories.

Delhi HC upholds Sahitya Akademi`s decision

The Delhi High Court today upheld
Sahitya Akademi`s decision of nominating three names,
recommended by the Education department of Uttar Pradesh
government, for the General Council of the institution.