His personality, forthrightness and views reflected the Banaras that could be seen in the writings of Kabir and his guru, Dwivedi.Feb 20, 2019, 20:51 PM IST
President Ram Nath Kovind tweeted that he was deeply saddened and expressed his condolences to the bereaved family.Feb 20, 2019, 20:18 PM IST
On this date, in 1982, the Bharatiya Jnanpith honoured her with the prestigious award for her "outstanding contribution towards literature".Apr 27, 2018, 09:58 AM IST
President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday conferred Jnanpith award on eminent Hindi poet Kedarnath Singh for his outstanding contribution towards Indian literature.Nov 10, 2014, 23:09 PM IST
Barely hours after refusing the
Padmashri conferred on him this year, eminent poet Acharya
Janaki Ballabh Shastri agreed to accept it.