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Nov 05, 2017
International Kolkata Book Fair to be themed around city's literal, cultural ties with FranceThe 42nd edition of the International Kolkata Book Fair beginning in January 2018 will feature France as the focus country, the organisers confirmed.
Feb 13, 2016
Shrinking 'Bangalir Gorbo'! Are you game for a big Bong debate to salvage the lost Bengali pride?While the popular call of 'Jago Bangali' may stir some Bengali blood to regain its lost glory, particularly among those staying outside West Bengal, the state per se is only conveniently bothered about the dwindling Bengali ego when it has a bonanza attached to it like an election.
Feb 09, 2014
Why Kolkata's reading habit beats Mumbai, Gujarat hollowIt operates on a scale that is impressive even by global standards, but it is local in a way
Jan 29, 2014
Kolkata Book Fair: Wikipedia puts up stall to find Bengali editorsArray
Feb 01, 2013
Rushdie ban: Writers, artists slam West Bengal govtThe literary and film community today came out in support of controversial author Salman Rushdie and blamed the West Bengal government for cancellation of his visit to the metropolis.
Feb 01, 2013
Rushdie is lying, he wasn't invited: Kolkata book fair organisersOrganisers of Kolkata Literary Meet (KLM) and Kolkata Book Fair have denied British Indian novelist Salman Rushdie's statement today that he was invited to be a part of the literary carnival and said he was 'lying'.
Feb 01, 2013
Rushdie ban reveals the shameful truth about KolkataFor a city as snooty as Kolkata, the Rushdie ban was not just a drubbing. Kolkata has become a Surpanakha. The greater tragedy is we sliced our own nose off.
Oct 27, 2012
Kolkata Book Fair to introduce award in Gangopadhyay's memoryKolkata Book Fair organiser The Publishers and Booksellers Guild is planning to introduce a lecture and an award in the memory of legendary Bengali writer Sunil Gangopadhyay who passed away recently.
Feb 01, 2012
First Rushdie, now Taslima: Book launch delayed at Kolkata fairTaslima Nasreen's book launch at that Kolkata Book Fair was stalled after miscreants issued threats to disrupt the even scheduled to be held at the fair.
Jan 30, 2012
Mamata Banerjee a best-selling author at Kolkata Book FairSales figures at the annual Kolkata book fair, deemed one of the largest in the world, demonstrate that Mamata has emerged quite a literary sensation.