Monday, Feb 06, 2023

book fair


60 years of PAU: Two-day book fest commemorates former V-C Dr MS Randhawa

February 03, 2023 5:27 pm

Established in 1962, and campus made operational in 1963, PAU is holding its diamond jubilee celebrations through various events and activities.

Chennai News highlights: Two more passengers test positive for Covid-19 at Chennai Airport

December 30, 2022 7:35 am

Chennai News highlights: Their samples would be sent to the state lab for whole genomic sequencing.

Around 4-5 lakh visitors visited Bangladesh Book Fair

December 12, 2022 12:56 pm

The book fair was organised by the Bangladesh Deputy High Commission with support from the Raftani Unnayan Bureau of the neighbouring country and arranged by the Bangladesh Pustak Prakashak O Bikreta Samity (Bangladesh Publishers and Booksellers Association)

Chennai Book Fair: Books worth Rs 12 crore sold, 15 lakh footfall recorded

March 07, 2022 6:33 pm

Speaking to, BAPASI secretary SK Murugan said “books worth Rs 12 crore have been sold this time in the fair and despite missing the Pongal bus, we are happy with how things have progressed over the course of the last 18 days.”

International Kolkata Book Fair returns after a gap of one year, pays homage to lives lost during pandemic

March 02, 2022 10:37 am

Touted as the biggest in the world in terms of turnout, the 13-day book fair -- organised by the Publishers and Booksellers Guild -- has Bangladesh as its theme country, coinciding with its 50th year of liberation.

Tamil Nadu CM Stalin to inaugurate Chennai Book Fair on February 16

February 16, 2022 9:03 am

The 19-day event will begin with the chief minister presenting the ‘Kalaignar Karunanidhi Porkizhi Virudhugal’ literary award along with other BAPASI awards to eminent writers and Tamil scholars.

International Kolkata Book Fair from February 28

February 11, 2022 7:23 pm

The book fair, the biggest in the world in terms of turnout, was earlier scheduled to be held from January 31 to February 13 after a gap of two years but was postponed by a month due to a spike in COVID-19 cases last month.

Arabic edition of '100 Great Indian Poems' launched at Sharjah Book Fair

November 12, 2021 7:07 pm

The book has also been translated into Irish, Nepali, French and Russian -- the publication of these works are expected next year.

Kolkata Book fair back after Covid hiatus, to be held from Jan 31-Feb 13: Guild

November 13, 2021 5:09 am

Only those possessing double vaccination certificates and wearing masks covering their noses will be allowed to enter the venue

Canada spotlights diversity at the Frankfurt Book Fair

October 21, 2021 4:56 pm

As the guest of honor at the world's largest book fair, Canada is showcasing its multicultural literature.


Pictures from the 45th Kolkata International Book Fair with Bangladesh as its theme

March 06, 2022 6:25 pm

Starting as the Boi Mela in 1976 and later conceptualised as The Kolkata International Book Fair, till date it continues to be organised by the Publishers & Booksellers Guild

In pictures: The book fair at Delhi's Pragati Maidan

January 07, 2020 5:47 pm

Find out everything about the book fair that is currently going on in the national capital.