November 20, 2019 7:33 am
'The Real Mr Barkotoki', published by Speaking Tiger, follows a fantastical journey across time and space to piece together the mystifying life of Assamese litterateur, Munin Barkotoki
July 07, 2019 1:53 pm
While delivering her maiden Budget, Nirmala Sitharaman quoted a verse from the poem ‘Purananuru’, a Tamil Sangam-era literature piece which deals with the life of a King.
April 20, 2019 12:40 pm
The event, held earlier this month, featured storytellers, timeless tales and an involved audience.
December 08, 2018 1:56 pm
In case you want to cut down on the time that reading a classic literature demands and enjoy illustrations along with the text, we have compiled a list of classic books that are now available in the form of graphic books for you to enjoy.
November 29, 2018 6:00 pm
Navamalati Chakraborty’s “Nagaland” was the first Nagamese book ever written, and subsequently forgotten. It might be brought back to life.
August 02, 2018 12:05 am
On his 138th birth anniversary, Munshi Premchand remains as relevant to our times as he was to his own era. Perhaps more so
May 04, 2018 2:33 pm
It would be the first time since World War Two that the Academy has failed to award a Nobel Prize for Literature. There were no awards between 1940 and 1943 while the American novelist William Faulkner received his prize a year late in 1950.
February 09, 2018 10:51 pm
Governor of Odisha S C Jamir described Chandrasekhar Rath's demise as a great loss to Odia literature. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and people from all walks of life paid tributes to Rath after his body arrived at his residence.
June 12, 2016 11:41 am
After 45 years of publishing, Sudharma faces acute financial crunch.
June 02, 2016 4:59 pm
The book 'Knockings at my heart' has around 81 such-poems which will soon be released by Roli Books.
April 17, 2014 4:05 pm
Iranian-American author and religious scholar Reza Aslan talks about his critically acclaimed book, "Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth"