Paul Beatty has become the first US author to win the Man Booker Prize. He won the award for his racial satire, ‘The Sellout’ at a ceremony in London’s Guildhall yesterday. The novel tells the story of a young black man who tries to reinstate slavery and racial segregation in a suburb of Los Angeles. … Continue reading Paul Beatty first American to win Booker Prize
AMN President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched Vice President Mohd Hamid Ansari’s book titled “Citizen and Society” at Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi. Describing Mr Ansari’s life as that of a perfect citizen, the President said, the theme of the book is that a citizen cannot be apolitical and has to … Continue reading President, PM launch VP’s book titled “Citizen and Society”
What is pseudo-nationalism? An interesting compilation of essays on different connotation of Nationalism by some of the finest thinkers and writers of our time has been brought out by Aleph Book Company. With the brilliant articles of Romila Thapar, A. G. Noorani and Sadanand Menon, the book deals with different aspect of Nationalism as what … Continue reading What is pseudo-nationalism?
Her international best-selling book and lecture tours have made Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai and her family millionaires, says a new report. A firm set up to handle cash said Malala has £2.3million in its coffers. A company set up to protect the rights to her life story had £2.2 million in the bank by last … Continue reading Malala becomes a millionaire now
The Vice President of India, M. Hamid Ansari has said that the good that Narasimha Rao did to the country lives after him; the harm too lives on and continues to extract a heavy toll. He was addressing the gathering after releasing the book ‘Half-Lion’ authored by Vinay Sitapati, here today. The Vice President said … Continue reading The harm Narasimha Rao did continues to extract heavy toll: VP
Rohzin: A monologue to soul By Moid Rasheedi It is quite difficult to differentiate between outer and inner phenomenon in any creative piece of literature due to interwoven textual complexities. If a novel discusses history, religion, culture and society in specific perspectives, it means writer is not going to open secrets hidden in the ontology … Continue reading Rohzin: A monologue to soul
South Korean author, Han Kang, has won the 2016 Man Booker International Prize for her novel ‘The Vegetarian’. It tells a story of a wife who decides to become a vegetarian. The decision provokes cruelty from her husband, and from her father, and obsession from her sister’s husband, as the woman, Yeong-hye, dreams obsessively about … Continue reading South Korean author Han Kang wins Booker International Prize
Harper Lee, one of America’s most celebrated novelists whose masterpiece “To Kill a Mockingbird” was read by millions worldwide, has died at the age of 89. The Pulitzer-winning author evaded the spotlight for decades and spent her final years living in seclusion in Monroeville, Alabama, where she was born in 1926. US President Barack Obama … Continue reading Famous US writer Harper Lee dies at 89
TIA NEWS / President Pranab Mukherjee has held former Prime Minister PV Narasimha Rao fully responsible for the demolition of Babri mosque in 1992, which triggered communal violence across the country. In the second volume of his memoir – The Turbulent Years: 1980-96 – President Pranab Mukherjee, said PV Narasimha Rao’s biggest failure was his … Continue reading Babri Narasimha Rao’s biggest failure, Never aspired for PM, says Prez Mukherjee latest book
AMN / Vice President of India, Mohd. Hamid Ansari today released the second volume of memoirs of President of India, Pranab Mukherjee titled “The Turbulent Years – 1980-1996” at a function held in Rashtrapati Bhavan. Speaking on the occasion, the President said: “He has had the good fortune to be a witness and, sometimes, … Continue reading Volume II of memoirs of President Pranab Mukherjee released
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