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Nov 19, 2018
Tata Literature Live 2018: On Day 4, the discussions get political with Arun Shourie, Priyanka Pathak-Narain, Lionel ShriverThe last day of Tata Literature Live ended on a political note. It’s hard to ignore what’s happening in the country at this moment and quite a few panellists used the stage to talk about it.
Nov 18, 2018
Tata Literature Live 2018: On Day 3, conversations on love, longing, cities and historyRavish Kumar, Snigdha Poonam, Ashok Ferrey, among others feature on day three of the Tata Literature Live 2018.
Nov 17, 2018
Tata Literature Live 2018: Conversations about activism, leisure and India's diversity dominate on Day 2Day 2 of Tata Literature Live saw Aruna Roy speaking about RTI and Robert Dessaix explaining why leisure is important
Oct 25, 2018
Kolkata law university offers Harry Potter course, gives students chance to explore legal aspects in 'wizarding world'According to a statement by NUJS, the Harry Potter series vividly exposes the limitations of laws and institutions.
Oct 14, 2018
Podcast roundup: From Bite to ArtCurious and The History of Literature, our pick of the best this weekHere's our weekly lowdown on the best episodes from a selection of podcasts that deserve a listen. Ready to tune in?
Sep 18, 2018
Nandita Das' Manto opens an unexplored space in Indian cinema by diving into a writer's mindArray
Sep 09, 2018
Ram Nath Kovind in Prague: President says India, Czech Republic built strong contemporary partnershipRam Nath Kovind said Saturday that India and the Czech Republic have built a strong contemporary partnership on a shared past of flourishing trade in spices and silk.
Aug 25, 2018
How Amritsar's recently opened Majha House hopes to fill a void in the city's literary, cultural sceneVeteran editor and literary agent Preeti Gill recently set up Majha House, an exciting new arts and culture space in the heart of Amritsar, which aims to ‘provide a platform for debate, discussion and critical thinking around socially relevant issues and concerns’
Aug 17, 2018
VS Naipaul's 86th birth anniversary: From In a Free State to A House for Mr Biswas, a study of the author's themesOverall VS Naipaul wrote more than 30 books, and was one of the first winners of the Booker Prize, now Britain's leading literary award, in 1971 for "In A Free State".
Jul 09, 2018
Michael Ondaatje's 1992 novel The English Patient voted best book to ever win Man Booker PrizeMichael Ondaatje's The English Patient won the Booker Prize in 1992. It competed with VS Naipaul's In a Free State and George Saunders' Lincoln in the Bardo for the Golden Booker