29 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Eighth Delhi International Arts Festival, one of India's most prestigious cultural festivals, began here today.
28 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Delhi boy Rohan Gandotra has been chosen to play the male lead in Ashotush Gowariker's TV debut show 'Everest'. Rohan will play Aakash Joshi, a dare-devil journalist, on the show and will be seen making a documentary on the highest mountain range.
25 Oct 2014
Chennai: Amidst growing voices accusing the union government of trying to "impose" Hindi through the state-run radio service, All India Radio on Saturday said it was "committed to conserve, enrich and promote regional languages."
15 Oct 2014
Mumbai: Shiv Sena's Hindi mouthpiece 'Dopahar Ka Saamna', poured vitriol on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, accusing that he and his party had forgotten Sena's contribution to their landslide victory in the Lok Sabha elections.
11 Oct 2014
Chennai: Hrithik Roshan-starrer 'Bang Bang', which has raked in over Rs 4 crore within the first week of its release in Kerala, has become the most successful Hindi film in the state.
09 Oct 2014
STOCKHOLM: French writer Patrick Modiano has won the 2014 Nobel Prize for Literature for works that made him "a Marcel Proust of our time" with tales often set during the Nazi occupation of Paris during World War Two, the Swedish Academy said on Thursday.
06 Oct 2014
Ahmedabad: With a view to giving a new lease of life to Gandhian literature, Gujarat-based publishing house 'Navjivan Trust', founded by Mahatma Gandhi himself, has decided to bring out e-copies of all their books on the Father of the Nation.
06 Oct 2014
Mumbai: To promote use of Hindi and reach out to investors conversant in this language, capital markets regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has enhanced focus on its use and will soon empanel professionals for translation of its various documents into this language.
11 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Five poets have been shortlisted for the inaugural Khushwant Singh Memorial Prize for Poetry to be given away at the annual Khushwant Singh Literature Festival, set in the hills of Kasauli.
07 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Model-turned-actress Lisa Haydon, who shares screen space with Akshay Kumar in upcoming film 'The Shaukeens', says in her initial years in Bollywood she used to watch the 'Khiladi' star's films to learn Hindi.