Art/Culture/Books

Tamil author Perumal Murugan to give up writing

Chennai, Jan 13 (IANS) Tamil novelist Perumal Murugan has announced his decision to give up writing, stating there will be continuing...

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Relics of Buddhist masters discovered in China

Beijing, Jan 13 (IANS) Archaeologists have discovered five precious ‘sariras’, believed to be...

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Wildlife education should be done in schools: Valmik Thapar (IANS Interview)

New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) Apart from reinforcing the benefits of public-private partnership and adopting an...

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International kite festival in Jaipur Jan 13-14

Jaipur, Jan 12 (IANS) The Rajasthan government will organise an international kite festival here Jan 13 and...

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Photo show to look into bond between man and nature

New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) An exhibition of pictures of brooding mountains, expansive deserts and gurgling...

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Kolkata literary meet to travel to Jharkhand, Odisha

Kolkata, Jan 12 (IANS) The Kolkata Literary Meet (KaLaM) – in its fourth year now – will travel...

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Bangladeshi film director Chasi Nazrul Islam dies

Dhaka, Jan 11 (IANS) Eminent Bangladeshi film director and producer Chasi Nazrul Islam died Sunday in a Dhaka...

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Digital era spelling doom for Hindi pulp-fiction books (Feature)

New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Rajan Iqbal, a bookseller at the New Delhi Railway Station, vividly remembers...

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‘Pakistan’s literary scene not good, infrastructure lacking’

New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) There is “not much of a literary scene in Pakistan and the infrastructure is...