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As teens postpone adulthood, creativity takes centrestage

Seventeen-year-old Sanya Runwal, who recently launched her book "Ten Dollar Bride," wrote about a serious issue like gender equality.

16 Oct 2017 1:09 PM

Japan sees a surge in demand for Ishiguro's books

Japan had been pinning its hopes on novelist Haruki Murakami to win Nobel Prize but eagerly claimed link to winner with Japanese roots.

06 Oct 2017 10:49 AM

Iconic feminist author Kate Millett dies aged 82

Kate Millett is described as the principal theoretician of the women's liberation movement and was known for her book 'Sexual Politics'.

07 Sep 2017 6:49 PM

Children's books see an increase in sales as e-books cause 'screen fatigue'

Sales of titles rose by 16 per cent last year with authors like David Walliams inspiring young readers to pick up a book.

04 Sep 2017 12:14 PM

Influential UK sci-fi author Brian Aldiss passes away

His works include Greybeard and Helliconia trilogy, centered on a planet in which seasons last for centuries.

22 Aug 2017 6:12 PM

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Poet and writer Vijay Nambisan dies after battling terminal illness

Nambisan was 54 and had been fighting terminal illness for a long time.

10 Aug 2017 2:36 PM

JK Rowling named highest paid author of the year

Harry Potter creator beats Dan Brown and Stephen King to top Forbes' list of the highest paid authors with earnings of £72million.

04 Aug 2017 9:28 AM

Author eats his book after wrong UK election result prediction

After the results came in, Goodwin was trolled by Labour supporters for his tweet.

11 Jun 2017 4:45 PM

Cracking the puzzle of motivation

Leverage the wisdom of evolution and learn from the experiences of other human beings.

20 Jan 2017 12:15 AM

Author S L Bhyrappa wants freedom to question religion

He made the remarks while speaking about the banning of books and writings that offend religious feelings.

19 Jan 2017 4:49 PM

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Author slammed for calling London 'all Islamic'

While the author might have received a fitting response from British social media users, her comments make a grave situation even worse.

07 Dec 2016 6:48 PM

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