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India's Tolkien' of Hindu mythology

He has been called India's Tolkien and Asia's Paulo Coehlo and has a huge fan following.

Jaipur Literature Festival kicked off in London

The Jaipur Literature Festival was inaugurated in London to present a sumptuous showcase of South Asias literary heritage, oral and performing arts, books and ideas, dialogue and debate.

Bengaluru to Mysuru: A Writer’s Life

Visiting R.K Narayan’s house in Mysuru, which is now a museum.

From MBA in India to Minimum Wage in U.S.

Mr. Singh’s account of an immigrant has found resonance in the current political environment in the U.S.

Beyond a Colourful India

A debate has been raging amongst the British Asian Minority Ethnic (BAME) writers for some time now.

India's Strange Obsession With Alphabet Soup

The last few years have witnessed the birth of a curious phenomenon in India, perhaps a sign of religion loosening its grip on a modern secularised middle-class.

Kindle Books in Indian Languages Could be a Game Changer

What Amazon’s new initiative will mean for publishing in Indian languages

Delhi Will Host Its First Yule Ball

t’s Time To Celebrate, Potterheads.The best news for desi Potterheads! Come Christmas, they'll get to attend Delhi's first ever Yule Ball.

Patel Most Common Indian Surname in UK

Patel has emerged as the most common Indian surname in the UK, according to a new Oxford dictionary released today.

India go Down Two Spots in English Speaking

According to a new report, India has slipped two spots compared to last year in English proficiency rankings while China has improved its ranking.

The Star of Intellectual Journalism

A new collection of writings from ‘The Modern Review’, and the history of intellectual journalism in India.

Priyanka Chopra Sorry for Conde Nast Cover Insulting Refugees

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra has apologised after being criticised for modelling an "insensitive" top on a Conde Nast Traveller magazine cover.

India is Opening up to The Idea of Well-connected Literary Agents

In India, literary agents are just about beginning to come into their own. For a long time, one couldn’t have imagined making a living out of being an agent here because of the money involved

Veteran South African Tamil Activist Honoured

A veteran South African Tamil activist was honoured here for devoting his life to the promotion of Indian languages in the country.

For Rekha, The Show Won’t End

'Rekha: The Untold Story’ taps into that irresistible fantasy of knowing a who has been mythologized all her life.

Gandhi: A Stage Favourite

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi continues to fire the imagination of writers everywhere

Shooting Stars

Shah believes that although the paparazzi are often written off as intrusive voyeurs, they also help humanise the demigods of Tinseltown

India to The Rescue: Wikipedia Turns To Multi-Lingual Techies For Help

India might seem like the Tower of Babel with its many diverse tongues but modern-day skills of young techies here are helping solve linguistic problems in computing from across the globe.

India Key Focus of Pioneering UK Research Unit

Key historical research related to the media in India was remembered as the pioneering Centre for Mass Communication Research at the University of Leicester celebrated 50 years of its existence.

Tagore And His Women

He strongly believed in fighting for women’s upliftment using his pen as a weapon.

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