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Meet the engineer who is into constructing poems, telling stories and winning hearts

A civil engineer turned storyteller, Sabarna Roy shows his profound understanding of dualism of human life

22 Sep 2020 6:04 PM

Artist, poet publish book about heroin overdose victims

Book includes series of poems D'Angelo-Lombardi wrote along with Zanfagna's brightly coloured portraits of young people who overdosed.

14 May 2018 8:37 AM

Google celebrates Mahadevi Varma with doodle

On this date, in 1982, Varma received the Jnanpith Award for her outstanding contributions to Indian literature.

27 Apr 2018 8:20 AM

Ghalib's couplets subject of new book

One of the most oft-quoted poets of the 19th century, the works of Ghalib, born on December 27, 1797, are imbued with timelessness.

27 Dec 2017 6:00 PM

Padma Bhushan Hindi poet Kunwar Narayan dies

Born on September 9, 1927 in Uttar Pradesh's Faizabad, Kunwar Narayan was known for his poetry, stories and critiques.

15 Nov 2017 7:35 PM


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

Copyright row: Kumar Vishwas offers Big B Rs 32

Mr Bachchan’s lawyers said Mr Kumar’s recitation is likely to mislead the public-at-large about its source.

14 Jul 2017 1:44 AM

Mystic Mantra: Rumi, the beloved mystic poet

Mevlana describes the night of death as Shab-e-Urs, when the lover meets the beloved.

11 Feb 2017 1:39 AM

Beat poet David Meltzer dies at age 79

The poet was also famous for his most recent works "When I Was a Poet" and "Two-Way-Mirror"

07 Jan 2017 11:27 AM