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Poet-lyricist and Jnanpith awardee ONV Kurup passes away

Jnanpith awardee and eminent Malayalam poet, lyricist and environmentalist Ottaplakkal Nambiyadikkal Velu Kurup, popularly known as ONV, passed away at a private hospital in Thiruvananthapuram......

Gujarati writer Raghuveer Chaudhary to receive Jnanpith Award

Eminent Gujarati novelist, poet and critic Raghuveer Chaudhary has been chosen for the prestigious Jnanpith Award for 2015, the literary organisation has announced. "The Jnanpith selection Board......

Tipu row: Karnad gets death threats; BJP wants CM to quit

Jnanpith awardee Girish Karnad and Bharatiya Janata Party Member of Parliament Prathap Simha have allegedly received death threats on social media as the controversy rages in Karnataka over the......

'Tipu would have enjoyed status of Shivaji if he was Hindu,' says Karnad

Jnanpith awardee Girish Karnad on Tuesday said 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan would have enjoyed the same status as of Maratha king Chhatrapathi Shivaji, if he was a Hindu and not a Muslim.......

15 inspiring quotes by Bharat Ratna Dr Abdul Kalam

Former president A P J Abdul Kalam speaks during the presentation ceremony of the 39th Jnanpith Award in New Delhi in this photograph taken on August 10, 2006. Photograph: B Mathur/Reuters The......

Bengal unclear on people displaced by projects

The West Bengal government has earmarked 30,000 acres for industrial projects (around 7,000 acres has been allocated, the rest is at different stages of acquisition), but even as it faces one of......

First Look: Asif Ali's Asuravithu

In the 1960s, A Vincent made a memorable Malayalam film called Asuravithu based on the Jnanpith award winner M T Vasudevan Nair's novel of the same name. The film had Prem Nazir and Sarada in the......

Adoor's four stories, one theme

Auteur Adoor Gopalakrishan's fascination with Jnanpith award winning author Thakazhi Shivsankara Pillai continues in his new venture Oru Pennum Randaanum (A climate for crime). His previous film......

'Inter-religious marriages were never really encouraged in our society'

'Pre-Partition India wasn't as hunk-dory as we talk about; Hindus and Muslims lived in harmony, sure, but never as miyan-biwi (husband-wife)' 'Unrequited love is very good for a......

'My growth as an actor has been slow but definitely steady'

Onam is Kerala’s biggest festival and a string of new films is released around this time. This year, we will see at least six releases during the festival. One of them is Ezhamathe Varavu,......

Who will be Bheema in Randamoozham?

Is it going to be Mammootty or Mohanlal who will play the role of Bheema in the forthcoming film directed by Hariharan, based on the acclaimed novel Randamoozham by the Jnanpith Award winner M T......
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Singer Adyasha pays musical tribute to mother

Bhubaneswar: Singer Adyasha Das paid a musical tribute to her mother and eminent writer Pratibha Ray through her latest album Padma Patrare Jibana.... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bhubaneswar/Singer-Adyasha-pays-musical-tribute-to-mother/articleshow/52084995.cms
Pratibha Ray's daughter just paid her the most touching tribute

Odisha Sun Times Bureau Bhubaneswar, May 2: Bata chalu chalu kahara padaba rakta na jharaichi kaha (Walking on the path of life, whose feet has... ...

http://odishasuntimes.com/2016/05/02/pratibha-rays-daughter-just-paid-her-the-most-touching-tribute/
Less stalls at book fair

It seems the excitement around the annual book fair is waning. The book fair which was inaugurated on Sunday by state cabinet minister Shankar... ...

http://www.ahmedabadmirror.com/ahmedabad/others/Less-stalls-at-book-fair/articleshow/52067046.cms
These 10 movies impressed even the best of bookworms

Leela starring Biju Menon continues to run to packed houses winning the appreciation of both critics and the people. Based on writer Unni R's short... ...

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From short story to movie, can 'Leela' make the jump?

Writer Unni R.'s short story 'Leela' is all set to make its silver screen debut today. The Biju Menon-starrer, directed by acclaimed filmmaker... ...

http://english.manoramaonline.com/entertainment/entertainment-news/ranjith-leela-starring-biju-menon-unni-r-adaptation.html

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