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Mahasweta Devi resigns as Bangla Academy chairperson

Upset over the West Bengal government not accepting her recommendation of an author for the Vidyasagar award, activist-writer Mahasweta Devi today resigned as chairperson of Bangla Academy saying......

Ananthamurthy, a towering literary figure

A towering figure in the world of letters, Udupi Rajagopalacharya Ananthamurthy, who passed away in Bangalore on Friday, was modern in his sensibilities and intellectual underpinnings in his......

Homestay attack: Guilty will not be spared, says Karna CM

As outrage grew over the attack on partying girls and boys at a homestay in Mangalore by rightwing activists, the Karnataka government on Monday termed it as an 'inhuman act' and said the accused......

Malayalam writer Sukumar Azhikode passes away

Eminent Malayalam writer Sukumar Azhikode, who dominated Kerala's cultural scene as a literary critic, orator, academic and journalist for over five decades, died at a private hospital in Thrissur......

Jnanpith Awards for ONV Kurup, Akhlaq Shahryar

Eminent Malayalam litterateur O N V Kurup and noted Urdu poet Akhlaq Khan Shahryar have been chosen for the Jnanpith Award for the year 2007 and 2008 respectively for their contribution to......

Gulzar selected for Dadasaheb Phalke award

Gulzar, best known for penning memorable hits like 'Tujhse Naaraaz Nahi' and 'Tere Bina Zindagi Se' besides directing critically acclaimed films like 'Aandhi' and 'Mausam', was on Saturday chosen......

Dadasaheb Phalke award for actor Soumitra Chatterjee

Veteran Bengali actor Soumitra Chatterjee has been awarded the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke award.The actor is known for his frequent collaborations with the iconic director Satyajit Ray, in films......

Review: Aravaan is brilliant

Pavithra Srinivasan feels Aravaan and painstakingly documents the period's history and isa must-watch film.One of the biggest stumbling-blocks that any period film faces is getting the feel of the......

Genelia signs Kannada film, Upendra, a Telugu one

Noted lyricist and filmmaker P Bhaskaran is no more. He died at the age of 83 on February 25.Malayalis continue to sing his songs, which were known for its poetic elegance. Born on April 21, 1924......

Javed Akhtar re-releases Hindustan Humara

On the occasion of Jan Nisar's 30th death anniversary on August 18, his son Javed Akhtar and daughter-in-law Shabana Azmi re-released his book, Hindustan Humara, published in two volumes. Jan Nisar......
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A tribute to noted writer U.R. Ananthamurthy

I was too busy with those humdrum occupations that included the coverage of by-elections and coal block disease. However, thought of a great... ...

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What was it to be a 'Madrassi' in Delhi half a century ago

I was provoked to write my memories of what was it to be a 'Madrassi' which was synonymous of being a South Indian in the late fifties, after being... ...

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National Awardee felicitated

Social Activist, Thounaojam Ngouba Singh,winner of Dr BR Ambedkar Award 2014 conferred by the Dalit Sahitya Academy Manipur and Indian Star... ...

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Staff Reporter GUWAHATI, Aug 23 Five writers of the State have brought laurels by bagging the prestigious Sahitya Academi Yuva Puraskar announced... ...

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U.R. Ananthamurthy's first novel was a landmark

Samskara was U.R. Ananthamurthy's first novel which was a landmark. The novel looked at the caste system, religious codes, culture and traditions... ...

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