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Apr 08, 2017
How Maya Angelou's poetry taught me the importance of imagination, sass and identityOn Maya Angelou's birthday, give yourself the gift of her poetry.
Apr 02, 2017
Bob Dylan finally accepts his Nobel Prize in Stockholm, reports Swedish mediaBob Dylan has finally accepted his Nobel literature award in a secret meeting with the Swedish Academy, which honoured him for his poetry.
Mar 29, 2017
Bob Dylan to finally receive Nobel Prize; will give taped lecture at a later dateMusic icon Bob Dylan will finally receive his Nobel Literature Prize this weekend at a meeting with the Swedish Academy in Stockholm, it was announced on Wednesday
Mar 28, 2017
Swedish Academy warns Bob Dylan to deliver speech to recieve Nobel prize moneyThe Swedish Academy has warned that Nobel literature laureate Bob Dylan has until 10 June to deliver the traditional Nobel lecture, in order to receive the eight million kronor (USD 910,000) that comes with the prize.
Mar 19, 2017
To be a tree, or not to be: Sumana Roy’s first book takes you on an incredible meditative journeySumana Roy’s first book, How I Became a Tree (Aleph Book Company), is perhaps, that tilt in the bridge.
Mar 18, 2017
Caribbean poet and Nobel laureate Derek Walcott passes away at 87Derek Walcott's best-known work is his epic poem Omeros, published in 1990 and freely inspired by Homer's Iliad and Odyssey.
Feb 27, 2017
Jerry Pinto receives Sahitya Akademi Award; urges writers to protect truth in acceptance speechMumbai-based novelist Jerry Pinto, who was one of the 24 recipients of the 2016 Sahitya Akademi Award, argued the role of authors in the wake of rising debate between nationalism and freedom of speech in India
Feb 07, 2017
Salman Rushdie's new novel, The Golden House, to be published this SeptemberPenguin Random House has now announced that they will be releasing a new book by Salman Rushdie this September, titled The Golden House
Feb 05, 2017
Shashi Tharoor criticises anti-defection law, claims it had negative impact on democracyFormer union minister and Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Saturday said the anti-defection law has a negative impact on democracy as it diminished the voting power of people's representatives.
Jan 28, 2017
Padmavati shoot in Jaipur cancelled; Deepika, Ranveer tweet, 'no distortion of facts'Karni Sena president claims they were in touch with team Padmavati for six months, asking them not to shoot in Jaipur. They further claim Sanjay Leela Bhansali's team fired at them first.