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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......

He will be missed by all who step out and fight for justice

U R Ananthamurthy was one among the most creative triumvirate of Modernist Kannada literature of the late sixties and seventies (the other two being the late P Lankesh and K Poornachandra Tejaswi).......

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......

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. can u mail me : Ruskin Bond's contribution to the literature world...
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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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Ved Rahi's yet another Poetry Collection

Pratibha Sharma Famous Dogri writer, Ved Rahi added yet another feature in his cap with his latest book: Battotar having a collection of his... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/ved-rahis-yet-another-poetry-collection/
A Stunning Diversion in Dance

Hyderabad-based renowned classical dancer Alekhya Punjala took the road less taken. Knowing two dance forms, Bharatanatyam and Kuchipudi, gave her... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/magazine/A-Stunning-Diversion-in-Dance/2014/10/18/article2483159.ece
Opening up Booker Prize to those outside Commonwealth countries

There's nothing wrong about clubs having strict membership rules. After all, their primary purpose is not so much to hang out with like-minded... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/opinion/editorial/opening-up-booker-prize-to-those-outside-commonwealth-countries/articleshow/44831876.cms
Politiacal parties drumming up Gujarati-Marathi conflict for their self interest

MUMBAI: One of the most talked about issues during the upcoming Maharashtra assembly elections has been the Gujarati-Marathi conflict, which has... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/maharashtra-polls-politiacal-parties-drumming-up-gujarati-marathi-conflict-for-their-self-interest/articleshow/44808193.cms
To dissent or not to dissent

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