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Tata Literature Live! 2020: Ruskin Bond conferred with Lifetime Achievement Award for his prolific literary career, 'childlike wisdom and clarity'
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Tata Literature Live! 2020: Ruskin Bond conferred with Lifetime Achievement Award for his prolific literary career, 'childlike wisdom and clarity'

The online ceremony was followed by a dialogue between festival director Anil Dharker, Bond and Bhardwaj in which the speakers tackled several topics including the writer's creative process, the filmmaker's adaptations of Bond's works and how a short story unfurls as a full length feature film.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: PM's China outreach, who's in charge of Congress, Magnus Carlsen; today's top stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: PM's China outreach, who's in charge of Congress, Magnus Carlsen; today's top stories

Finding a way forward on China, the critical foreign policy task for which S Jaishankar has been brought into government, is no small task.

​The Stories In My Life: Ruskin Bond's writing shines in the stories of Speedy, a wise, discursive crow
Life

​The Stories In My Life: Ruskin Bond's writing shines in the stories of Speedy, a wise, discursive crow

Speedy, the crow who features in Ruskin Bond's story A Crow For All Seasons, is someone really special; his observations on life in general and stupid humans (and boorish dogs) in particular are keen and perceptive. His story might be variously titled ‘A Day In The Life Of The Uncommon Crow’ or ‘The Universe According To Speedy, The Crow'.

After 7 Khoon Maaf, Blue Umbrella, Ruskin Bond wishes to collaborate with Vishal Bhardwaj on another project
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After 7 Khoon Maaf, Blue Umbrella, Ruskin Bond wishes to collaborate with Vishal Bhardwaj on another project

Ruskin Bond has revealed that Vishal Bhardwaj has been in talks with the writer to adapt some of the stories from his book Mr Oliver's Diary

Firstpost Editor's Picks: The sullied vs Saint Alok Verma, #10YearChallenge, Ruskin Bond on horror, today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: The sullied vs Saint Alok Verma, #10YearChallenge, Ruskin Bond on horror, today's must-read stories

From Gujarat taking up the #10YearChallenge, Ruskin Bond talking about his horror tales to the CVC report exposing Saint Alok Verma, here are today's must-read stories

Ruskin Bond on his horror stories, adaptations of his work and the fear of running out of ideas
Life

Ruskin Bond on his horror stories, adaptations of his work and the fear of running out of ideas

Ruskin Bond speaks about why he writes empathetically about ghosts, what awards mean to him, and why one needn't believe in ghosts to enjoy horror stories

Ruskin Bond fears AI will lead to few people controlling a large population
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Ruskin Bond fears AI will lead to few people controlling a large population

Bond said AI is a bit "frightening" while participating in the Indore Literature Festival on 23 Dec.

Crossword Book Awards: Shashi Tharoor, Snigdha Poonam win honours at 16th edition
India

Crossword Book Awards: Shashi Tharoor, Snigdha Poonam win honours at 16th edition

Ruskin Bond and Soha Ali Khan won awards in the Popular category at the latest edition of the Crossword Book Awards

Ruskin Bond recounts journey of 60 years from The Room on the Roof to Stumbling Through Life
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Ruskin Bond recounts journey of 60 years from The Room on the Roof to Stumbling Through Life

Ruskin Bond says that surprisingly, he has started writing more now that he has turned 84. His new book, Stumbling Through Life, released on his birthday.

Ahlawat Gunjan on the art of designing book covers, and why he loves experimenting with fonts
Life

Ahlawat Gunjan on the art of designing book covers, and why he loves experimenting with fonts

Ahlawat Gunjan, the design head of Penguin Random House India, says that creating a cover is like providing a visual personality to someone’s years of work | #FirstCulture

HarperCollins new children's books to include stories by Ruskin Bond, Gulzar, Anitha Balachandran
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HarperCollins new children's books to include stories by Ruskin Bond, Gulzar, Anitha Balachandran

Under HarperCollins Children's Books, a range of books is planned across age groups and genres, from picture books and chapter books for younger readers, to middle grade and young adult fiction, non-fiction, biographies, activity books and more.

Tom Alter film The Black Cat set to release online on Children's Day
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Tom Alter film The Black Cat set to release online on Children's Day

Alter, who passed away on 29 September at the age of 67, will be seen essaying the role of his real-life friend, Ruskin Bond in the film.

Ruskin Bond says he 'continued writing even when he wasn't getting published much'
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Ruskin Bond says he 'continued writing even when he wasn't getting published much'

Ruskin Bond, who has been enthralling readers for 60 long years thinks that he has survived as a writer by being a being a practical person.

Ruskin Bond: 'Writing has suddenly become a very fashionable profession'
Life

Ruskin Bond: 'Writing has suddenly become a very fashionable profession'

Ruskin Bond talks to us about his new books, his favourite crime fiction novels and literature festivals.

Ruskin Bond turns 83: From Room On The Roof to Adventures of Rusty, here are his most-loved books
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Ruskin Bond turns 83: From Room On The Roof to Adventures of Rusty, here are his most-loved books

Ruskin Bond, the man who made us fantasise about sneaking out late at night from the hostel and tip-toeing towards the hills without a worry, turns 83 today

Ruskin Bond feels Literature Nobel for Bob Dylan is an 'insult' to all great writers
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Ruskin Bond feels Literature Nobel for Bob Dylan is an 'insult' to all great writers

Eminent writer Ruskin Bond said on Saturday that the decision to award the Nobel Prize for Literature to singer-poet Bob Dylan was "not a right one" and is an "insult" to all the great writers who have received the award so far.

Ruskin Bond's popular tales are now in new illustrated versions
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Ruskin Bond's popular tales are now in new illustrated versions

Three of Ruskin Bond's popular tales for children are now out in new illustrated versions.

Ruskin's rear view mirror: Writer working on memoirs, including an 'invented life'
India

Ruskin's rear view mirror: Writer working on memoirs, including an 'invented life'

Legendary children's author Ruskin Bond is writing his autobiography in three volumes, one of which will reveal why he did not marry.

Delighted! Noted author Ruskin Bond joins Twitter during Jaipur Lit Fest
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Delighted! Noted author Ruskin Bond joins Twitter during Jaipur Lit Fest

Noted author Ruskin Bond, who has kept himself aloof from social networking sites like Facebook, has finally opened an account on Twitter.