January 19, 2020 8:02 am
Konkani poet Neelba Khandekar on the controversy over his Sahitya Akademi-winning volume of poetry.
January 12, 2020 2:30 pm
With the republic preparing to celebrate its 71st year, citizens of all ages, led by the young, are singing Faiz Ahmad Faiz’s Hum dekhenge, Habib Jalib’s Dastoor and Rahat Indori’s Kisi ke baap ka Hindustan thodi hai.
December 27, 2019 2:45 pm
It is not past that's on the young Urdu poets' minds; it's the future. They reflect on the state of the nation, talk of lighting candles amid darkness.
November 03, 2019 7:43 am
Translating is a specialised job, but Maitreya isn’t limited by the idea of setting high standards in translation. He rejects it as ‘extremely casteist’
October 06, 2019 4:44 pm
For two years, Biswas has been organising mushairas — evenings of ghazals, nazams and Hindi poetry — in Pune.
September 16, 2019 5:32 pm
From recitations in auditoriums of schools and colleges across Assam to a full-length feature film next year, the journey of Hem Barua's Mamata'r Sithi, one of Assam's most loved poems.
September 14, 2019 10:32 am
Literary mehfils have seen an upsurge at every level, thanks to the reintroduction of poetry and literature to the younger generation by YouTube poetry videos.
August 18, 2019 12:30 am
Artist Tarsem Singh is putting Punjab’s poets and songwriters in the spotlight through poetry, films, and sketches.
July 14, 2019 6:40 am
Myth, metaphor or metonym? How do poets listen to their eternal muse? What do they see in it?
September 22, 2018 6:19 pm
Is slam poetry really a new form of poetry or did it always exist in the form of Kavi Sammelan, Mushaira, and even Kabir's verses in India?
October 27, 2014 5:52 pm
If you are confused over what to gift relatives and friends on Diwali, or scan through some quirky gift options, check out this gallery.
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