09 Dec 2013
New Delhi: Prominent works of Hindi literature including that of poet Surdas and author Rajender Yadav will be the focus at second edition of Taj Literature Festival starting next week in Agra.
14 Sep 2016
New Delhi: September 14 is being celebrated as Hindi Diwas in our country, but not many might be aware as to why this particular date has been earmarked for celebrating the language of the masses.
28 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Groups of school children clutching on to their parents, mill around in the mellow winter sun waiting impatiently to meet their favourite authors.
08 Oct 2015
Stockholm: Belarussian writer Svetlana Alexievich today won the 2015 Nobel Literature Prize, the Swedish Academy said. It honoured the 67-year-old 'for her polyphonic writings, a monument to suffering and courage in our time.'
10 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Deepika Padukone, the ‘Dimple Queen’ of Bollywood is basking in the glory of her back to back hits since her debut with Shah Rukh Khan in 2007. After ruling the desi box-office, she is now matching her acting skills with the Hollywood hunk Vin Diesel in XxX: The Return of Xander Cage.
17 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The third edition of the Delhi Literature Festival, which will begin here on April 17, will see discussions on books, authors and anything related to literature, the organisers said on Thursday.
16 Apr 2015
New York: Just like books, music or cinema, video games too have the potential to offer players meaningful experiences, not mere fun diversion as commonly perceived, says a new study.
31 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Iconic Hindi writer Munshi Premchand has been hounoured with a Google doodle on his 136th birth anniversary.
20 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Punjabi boy Ayushmann Khurrana, who essays a Bengali babu in his next film 'Meri Pyaari Bindu', says it is not as tough as it would have been had he starred in the same role in a Bengali film.
23 Feb 2015
Mumbai: The inaugural edition of a literary festival "Lit o Fest", that begins here February 28, will touch upon the topics of decline of Parsi population, relevance of Hindi in today's time and beauty of Urdu in poetry, organisers said on Monday.