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Dec 23, 2018
In Maharashtra's Shirgaon village, a 'farmer poet' defies stereotypes, seeks freedom through her wordsSuvarna Maskar's first poem was published within a few months in 2008 in a Marathi daily Pudhari.
Dec 19, 2018
Two Full Moons review: Vinita Agrawal's intimate new book is a nourishing mix of imagistic, surreal poemsVinita Agrawal’s fourth book of poems, Two Full Moons is a constellation of moments that are hauntingly visceral one second and deeply intimate in the very next.
Nov 25, 2018
In Maharashtra's Malgaon village, a retired school peon battles casteism with his poetryThe 63-year-old retired peon from Malgaon village in Satara district of Maharashtra completed his 47th poem in the first half of this year.
Jul 20, 2018
Padma Bhushan awardee lyricist and poet Gopal Das 'Neeraj', passes away aged 93Neeraj won three back to back Filmfare awards in the 70s for his compositions in Chanda Aur Bijli, Pehchaan and Mera Naam Joker
Mar 08, 2017
International Women's Day: Nadir Godrej's ode to women who balance work and homeIt is important to honour and respect women but organisations must go beyond that
Nov 13, 2016
My Sunset Marriage review: Hoshang Merchant's collected poems make for enjoyable readingHoshang Merchant is known commonly as India’s “first openly gay poet”, a serviceable label that's also served him criticism
Apr 26, 2016
Assassinated by Pinochet? As mystery lingers, Chile reburies Nobel-winning Pablo NerudaChile reburied Nobel prize-winning poet Pablo Neruda's remains on Tuesday after exhuming them to determine whether he was assassinated by late dictator Augusto Pinochet's regime - a mystery that still lingers.
Apr 20, 2016
Urdu poet Rahat Indori denied US visa; officials unconvinced he will returnThe poet said the officials handed him a paper which said he failed to convince them that he will return to India after the event.
Feb 08, 2016
Nida, the echo of our times, was a poet who rose above all narrow sectarianism'Nida' the word meant the call, the voice. That voice of reason was silenced today as the poet was snatched away by death from millions of his fans.
May 08, 2015
Gulzar laments the absence of Tagore's works in school textbooksReading Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore's works was a "turning point" in his writings, acclaimed lyricist Gulzar says