Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 164 results for "devi ma"

Boxer Sarita Devi producing champions in her academy

Boxer Sarita Devi producing champions in her academy

India’s premier boxer legend Sarita Laishram Devi has started an endeavour to train young talents from her state of Manipur, with many budding boxers undergoing training at Sarita's boxing academy. Sarita, a former world champion and four-time Asian champion, has been working hard to sharpen the skills of young boxers at her academy in Thoubal. To carry forward her vision of bringing forth more boxing talents from India's Northeast region, Sarita opened a boxing academy in 2012. Her ..., 9 hours ago

4 images for devi ma

The Hindu, 1 month ago
Times of India, 2 months ago
Kaumudi, 4 months ago, 4 months ago

'Souls like her define eternity'

'People like Mahaswetadi can never die. They live in our hearts and minds.' Mahashweta Devi, who passed into the ages on Thursday, July 28, was a mother, friend and Didi to so many people. Writer Nabaneeta Dev Sen, a winner of the Sahitya Akademi Award, was very close to Mahashwetadi. It's too difficult to write a tribute to Mahaswetadi. I was way too close to her. Her father Manish Ghatak, a well-known poet and novelist of the Kallol movement, (who used the pseudonym Jubanashwa) was very ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago Swaraj pays homage to Mahasweta Devi by quoting books never written by her  Sify4 weeks ago Mahasweta Devi, local deity, Magsaysay, Padma Vibhushan winner, dies at 90  Financial Express4 weeks ago Literary giant Mahasweta Devi passes away  Navhind Times4 weeks ago
Kerala Bhooshanam Daily

A formidable literary legacy

Dear Sir, The death of renowned Bengali writer and social activist Mahasweta Devi at the age of 90 marks the end of an era in India's literary world. She leaves behind a formidable literary legacy. She campaigned tirelessly for empowerment of the ...
 Gulf Times3 weeks ago Mahasweta Devi, Renowned Writer, Dies In Kolkata  Kerala Bhooshanam Daily4 weeks ago Renowned writer and social thinker Mahasweta Devi dies at 90  Deccan Chronicle4 weeks ago

She gave voice to those on the margins

By Aruti Nayar Mahasweta Devi, the 90-year-old eminent writer-activist who passed away yesterday symbolised writing for life's sake. As she herself said, "It is my conviction that a storywriter should be motivated by a sense of history that would ...
 South Asia Monitor4 weeks ago

Sushma Swaraj's faux-pas: Condoles Mahasweta Devi's death praising books of another author

Revered author and social activist, Mahasweta Devi, passed away at the age of 90 on Thursday. Her demise was condoled by all prominent leaders of the country. But one condolence definitely stood out. External affairs minister, Sushma Swaraj, paid ...
 Times of India4 weeks ago Author Mahashweta Devi Passes Away at 90  News18.com4 weeks ago Famed author Mahashweta Devi dies at age 90  MSN News US4 weeks ago Author Mahasweta Devi Passes Away at 90  News18.com4 weeks ago

Mahasweta Devi: A literary giant who helped the poor till the end

It was sometime in the Eighties. The early Eighties. West Bengal's culturatti were divided into two camps. On one side were those who had lined up to bring about a cultural revolution under the aegis of the Left Front government, by then firmly ...
 Firstpost.com4 weeks ago Literary giant, crusader for tribal rights Mahasweta Devi dead  ProKerala.com4 weeks ago Mahasweta Devi, Literary Giant, Crusader for Tribal Rights, Dies at Age 90  India-West4 weeks ago

JNU tag brings jeers for yoga gold medallist

Tejasvi Sharma and his mother Prabhawati Devi in Haridwar New Delhi, July 19: Let alone the respect an international gold medal earns, the JNU tag has ensured that yoga practitioner Tejasvi Sharma will not even get the courtesy a differently ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago
Hindustan Times

Indore varsity: 78.78% of seats filled after 1st round of counselling

A total of 78.78% of the 2,140 seats available for 35 courses offered by Indore's Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya's University Teaching Department (UTD) were filled up at the end of the first round of counselling on Thursday. As... To continue ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago

Mahasweta Devi to be accorded state funeral: Mamata

Mamata Banerjee Kolkata, July 28 Describing Mahasweta Devi's death as West Bengal losing a "glorious mother" Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday announced the eminent writer and social activist will be cremated with full state honours. ...
 ProKerala.com4 weeks ago
New Indian Express

Mahasweta Devi: A feisty writer in every sense, she tweaked very fibre of Bengali prose

NEWDELHI: Mahasweta Devi was our Marquez. The same expanse. The same ability to play with temporality and to bring the unknown past as a living presence within contemporary reality so as to produce a unique brand of literary history. This was the ...
 New Indian Express4 weeks ago A feisty writer in every sense, she tweaked very fibre of Bengali prose  New Indian Express4 weeks ago
Prev | Next
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts


Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
More     Less