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Ruskin Bond

A classic tale from gulf

A stage adaption of Khaled Hosseini’s The Kite Runner has finally arrived in India, helmed by director Akarsh Khurana.

01 Sep 2019 3:56 AM

Bonding over stories

At 85, Ruskin Bond has come up with his third memoir, Coming round the mountain.

02 Jun 2019 12:01 AM

Shashi Tharoor, Ruskin Bond, Soha Ali Khan win big at 16th Crossword Book Award

Dr. Shashi Tharoor, Commonwealth Writers’ Prize winner and prolific author was given the Lifetime Achievement Award, instituted in 2016.

21 Dec 2018 11:53 AM

BJP vs Cong: PM Modi, Shashi Tharoor shortlisted for 16th Raymond Crossword Book awards

Names such as Arundhati Roy, Ruskin Bond, Amish Tripathi, Devdutt Pattanaik are in the running for awards under various categories.

03 Oct 2018 8:26 PM

The World in a Wall

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


Happy birthday Ruskin Bond! As author turns 84, he urges kids to read more

He spent time at his favourite bookstore with fans and cut cake which had book jacket image of latest work "Ranji and the Music Maker".

19 May 2018 9:49 PM

All eyes on Ruskin Bond on final day of World Book Fair

The prolific writer said that being recognised was a recent phenomena.

15 Jan 2018 1:38 AM

Crossword announces jury shortlist for its 15th Raymond Crossword Book Award

The list comprises of works by Shashi Tharoor, Namita Gokhale, Jerry Pinto and Ruskin Bond among others.

21 Dec 2017 2:35 PM

Author Ruskin Bond gets Lifetime Achievement Award from Chandigarh Literary Society

The author's advice was "since parents are taking care of you and make you study in good schools, just take care of them when you grow up."

27 Nov 2017 3:50 PM

The witch’s retreat

Bhargav’s short film The Black Cat brings to (the reel) life, an adaptation of Ruskin’s story by the same name.

16 Nov 2017 1:14 AM


Tom Alter’s last outing on screen as friend Ruskin

Tom Alter’s last completed film, the Black Cat, based on a short Story by Ruskin Bond, is set for release on children’s day.

11 Nov 2017 5:03 AM

A journal for wandering and wondering

There are blank spaces where the reader can also put down his/her thoughts along with my words,” says Bond.

18 Oct 2017 12:40 AM

Book review: The poignant record of an era gone by

Books have indeed been written about the end of British colonialism and the start of an independent new world.

21 Jul 2017 12:10 AM

An erotic story that almost jailed Ruskin Bond

The popular author of children’s book said he had to finally appear in a Bombay court, and the case dragged on for about two years.

22 Jun 2017 1:26 AM

How a semi-erotic story almost led to Ruskin Bond being jailed

Born and brought up in British India, the 83-year-old writer left for England in the 1950s for better prospects.

21 Jun 2017 5:50 PM


I wrote it as a gift to myself, says Ruskin Bond

Looking for the Rainbow is a fine balance of enthusiasm, innocence, pain, loss and grief.

26 May 2017 2:23 AM

Bond turns 83, releases memoir

A special event was organised at Bond’s favourite bookstore, Cambridge, where he often interacts with his fans and spends time with them.

20 May 2017 6:35 AM

Ruskin Bond hopes to inspire young writers with autobiography

The writer has started penning down his autobiography recently

27 Jan 2017 3:49 PM

Literary festivals are just a fashion, says Ruskin Bond

Amidst buzzing reports that this time around, another filmmaker would be capturing one of Bond’s stories through a short film.

18 Jan 2017 12:14 AM