The keynote address by the Assamese writer Dhruba Jyoti Borah underscored that literature must be free from any kind of control.
08 Feb 2019 1:18 AM
Over the years, there have been reams written on what ails our school educational system and what needs to be done by way of reform.
25 Jan 2019 1:36 AM
The history of imperial conquests shows that one of the first places of attack of the invading Army is the library.
11 Jan 2019 12:50 AM
The agitation against illegal foreign immigrants in Assam in the 1970s had its echoes in Shillong as well.
28 Dec 2018 12:33 AM
Hamzah believes that the increased awareness of vegan issues will filter through consciousness to produce new modes of expression.
14 Dec 2018 6:30 AM
Gilkey committed his first crime at the age of nine or 10 where he quietly shoplifted a baseball catcher’s mitt.
30 Nov 2018 1:03 AM
The values inherent in books are not immediately discernible and it requires a book-lover to discover them.
16 Nov 2018 12:40 AM
Another new word is the adjective “bongga,” which means extravagant, flamboyant, impressive, stylish or excellent.
02 Nov 2018 12:47 AM
One of the highlights in the Queen’s itinerary was the inauguration of the Indo-British Participation and Summit Meeting at Pragati Maidan.
12 Oct 2018 12:26 AM
Gawande says all learned occupations have a definition of professionalism - a code of conduct.
28 Sep 2018 1:21 AM
Raja Rao had started his literary career at the age of 15 initially in Kannada and later in English.
13 Sep 2018 12:42 AM
Three leading English publishing firms set up offices in India at the end of nineteenth and beginning of the twentieth centuries.
31 Aug 2018 12:57 AM
The lines certainly smack of racism along with Kipling’s advice to the then American president that America had a ‘moral duty’ in the Philippines.
17 Aug 2018 12:23 AM
Durrell life’s work and lasting legacy was in establishing the great zoo in the island of Jersey a part of the Channel Islands.
03 Aug 2018 1:10 AM
The fans soon switched back to football and there they stayed. The football final match was symbolic.
20 Jul 2018 12:46 AM
At the end, Fikry is diagnosed with a rare form of cancer “glioblastoma multiforme”.
06 Jul 2018 12:23 AM
Even Macmillan was not prepared for the reception the public accorded to Alice in Wonderland.
22 Jun 2018 1:11 AM
Reading from a print format helps develop imagination and conjure visions in the mind.
08 Jun 2018 1:23 AM
The charges in the said case have also led to users trying their hand at English to outdo Tharoor.
25 May 2018 1:46 AM
One of the company’s mandates to its English and Scottish officers, brave enough to go on expeditions, was to find an alternative source for tea.
11 May 2018 12:31 AM