02 Sep 2014
New Delhi: HRD Ministry is working to boost the standing of government schools by making them equipped with latest information communication and technology (ICT) services through which parents will receive messages on their mobile phone about the attendance, homework and academic performance of their wards.
29 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Penguin Books has brought out three famous novels by iconic writer Raja Rao and a collection of his short stories under its Modern Classics series. The four books Collected Stories, Kanthapura, The Cat and Shakespeare and The Serpent and the Rope have an introduction by poet-translator R Parthasarathy.
28 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Designer Ritu Kumar has come up with her autumn winter line that draws its inspiration from traditional prints of Rajasthan and Kutch. The target audience is contemporary women.
08 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Author Chetan Bhagat, who tried his hand at screenplay writing with the Salman Khan-starrer ‘Kick’, says he may try donning the director's hat when he needs a new 'kick' in life. In an interview, Bhagat has spoken about his tryst with screenplay writing, his new book and plans:
22 Aug 2014
Bangalore: Renowned Kannada writer and Jnanpith awardee UR Ananthamurthy passed away on Friday after a brief illness. He was 82 years old.
30 Jul 2014
New York: Superstar Salman Khan, whose movies have repeatedly grossed over Rs 100 crores, says there is no formula of making super-hit and money-minting movies and filmmakers should also focus on content.
19 Jul 2014
Mumbai: Chetan Bhagat hopes his screenplay writing job on the upcoming Salman Khan starrer 'Kick' will help him expand his horizon in Bollywood. Four of his novels have already made it to the big screen.
14 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Actor Akshay Kumar, who returns to the small screen with dance reality show “Dare 2 Dance”, has turned into writer and a rapper. He has not only written the lyrics of the title track and even rapped it.
28 Aug 2011
Chetan Bhagat, whose next book, Revolution 2020, hits book stands this October, speaks on corruption, coming of age as a writer and his detractors even as he lends his support to Anna Hazare at the Ramleela Maidan in New Delhi.
17 Jul 2014
Mumbai: Actress Jacqueline Fernandez finds "nothing to worry about" in the fact that Salman Khan has "overpowering" presence in their forthcoming Bollywood film "Kick".