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Tribute: Shrilal Shukla's work shocked India, left it naked

Shrilal Shukla, author of the iconic Raag Darbari and winner of the Sahitya Akademi Award, passed away last week. In a touching tribute, Sidharth Monga revisits Shukla's most famous work, in which......

Sunil Gangopadhyaya new prez of Sahitya Akademi

Noted Bengali writer Sunil Gangopadhyay was on Wednesday elected the new president of the Sahitya Akademi, considered India's most prestigious literary post.Gangopadhyay defeated noted Malayalam......

Arundhati Roy refuses Sahitya Akademi award

Celebrated writer Arundhati Roy on Saturday refused to accept the prestigious Sahitya Akademi award in protest against the Indian government toeing the United States' line by 'violently and......

Oriya novelist, Telugu writer, chosen for Jnanpith awards

Telugu writer Dr Ravuri Bharadwaja and Oriya novelist Pratibha Ray were on Wednesday selected for the prestigious Jnanpith award for the year 2011 and 2012. Bharadwaja, 86, who has to his credit......

End of an era in Bengali literature`

Death of Sunil Gangopadhyay marks the end of an era in Bengali literature. He, along with poet late Sakti Chattopadhyay, initiated uninhibited bohemianism in literature. A prolific novelist and......

Rajjo director: I was doubtful about Kangna's dancing skills

Vishwas Patil, who makes his directorial debut with the Kangna Ranaut starrer, Rajjo, on November 15, seems to be a rather unconventional Bollywood aspirant. Here's why... He is an IAS officer. He......

Never mind Paheli, Dattani eyes Oscar

Playwright Mahesh Dattani's second feature film Morning Raaga's entry into the Oscars adds a feather to the cap of the much acclaimed film. The movie, starring Shabana Azmi, Perizaad Zorabian and......

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Q. What is a Sahitya Akademi Award ? In how many languages it is given ?Which are they ?
Priya Sharma:  A. Sahitya Akademi Award is a literary honor in India which Sahitya Akademi, India's National Academy of Letters, annually confers on writers of...... more

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Q. The 2004 Jnanpeeth award was conferred upon?
AWASTHI:  A. It was upon Rehman Rahi, a Kashmiri poet, translator and critic. He was awarded India's highest literary award the Jnanpeeth Award (for the year...... more

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Q. what are other prestigious awards of vinda karandikar?
Alekhya Chakravorty:  A. Karandikar has been the recipient of many other awards including Keshavsut Prize, Soviet Land Nehru Literary Award, Kabir Samman and Senior...... more

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Genius of Madhukar Explored

Pratibha Sharma Kehri Singh Madhukar has made a singular contribution to Dogri literature and holds place of pride among literary luminaries of... ...

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World Punjabi Congress to invite Indian team to Pak

The World Punjabi Congress (WPC) is planning to invite an Indian delegation, including experts and Bollywood stars, to Pakistan to attend an... ...

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Ignoring artisanship

We should now concentrate on ensuring our present-day planners, politicians and bureaucrats don't finish off Indian crafts and craftspeople... ...

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Feeling the Pulse of the State

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: One could well say at the outset that the all-pervading emotion of Agni is violence. But as you proceed further, it is not... ...

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