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World Book day


'Books are the best friend and true guide: Salman Khurshid, Naveen Patnaik, others wish on World Book Day

April 23, 2021 12:44 pm

Many took to Twitter to highlight the significance of the day

World Book Day 2020: HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal launches '#MyBookMyFriend' campaign

April 23, 2020 5:06 pm

"There could not be a better friend, a better strength, better motivator, and a better guide than books," said HRD minister

World Book Day: Celebrate from the safety of your home

April 23, 2020 1:11 pm

It was first celebrated in 1995 and the date was chosen in accordance to the birth and death anniversary of William Shakespeare. 

Top 10 films and TV shows based on books

April 23, 2020 12:42 pm

On World Book Day, have a look at ten best film and TV adaptations of books.

World Book Day 2019: Check out these new releases of children’s books

April 23, 2019 2:58 pm

World Book Day: Check out this list of new releases in 2019, with books for kids from age four to 14! Enjoy reading these books along with your children.

World Book Day 2019: History, theme, and significance

April 23, 2019 11:27 am

World Book Day 2019: This year, the city of Sharjah has been selected as the World Book Capital for a period of one year.

World Book Day: Twitterati celebrate by sharing pics of bookshelves, quotes by favourite authors

April 23, 2018 12:04 pm

World Book Day, also known as World Book And Copyright Day, is being organised by the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) since 1995. This day also marks the death anniversary of William Shakespeare.

Pune: Bookstores struggle to keep readers in the digital revolution

April 23, 2016 12:00 am

With the World Book Day being celebrated on April 23, Newsline tracks a few bookstores in the city hat hare more than 50 years old and have withstood the brunt of the digital revolution in the world of reading.

World Book Day: Five book markets in India you must visit

April 23, 2015 7:10 pm

On the occasion of the World Book Day, let's take a look at the famous five markets of the country quenches our thirst for books.

Book fare

March 01, 2012 12:28 am

On World Book day,here are some jottings from the ongoing World Book Fair.


'Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!', 'Haider', '2 States': Books transformed to movies

April 23, 2015 2:24 pm

On the occasion of World Book Day, here's a look at movies which were based on bestselling books and did well at the Box Office too.