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Chandrashekara Kambara chosen Kendra Sahitya Academi president

Jnanpith recipient and Kannada littérateur Chandrashekhar Kambar has been elected as president of the Sahitya Akademi, beating Marathi writer Bhalchandra V Nemade and Odia writer Pratibha Ray. The election for the Akademis top post was held here ... Deccan Herald, 1 month ago

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Google celebrates Kannada writer Kuppali Venkatappa Puttappa's 113 birthday

Born on December 29, 1904, in Mysore, he is the first among Kannada writers to be decorated with the prestigious Jnanpith Award. ANI | New Delhi Last Updated at December 29, 2017 11:34 IST Google doodle of Kuppali Venkatappa Puttappa According to Google's ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

PM condoles demise of Hindi poet Kedarnath Singh

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expressed grief over the demise of veteran Hindi poet and Jnanpith winner Kedarnath Singh.The poet died following a prolonged illness at AIIMS here yesterday."Deeply sad on demise of great poet- writer Kedarnath Singh. He ...
 Business Standard1 day ago Mortal remains of poet Kedarnath Singh consigned to flames  Business Standard1 day ago Noted Hindi poet Kedarnath Singh passes away  Zee News2 days ago Noted Hindi poet Kedarnath Singh no more  Business Standard2 days ago

Lit fest to show women power in contemporary Indian literature

From a Jnanpith laureate to Sahitya Akademi award winners, from a sex worker-turned-author to a domestic help-turned-writer, the upcoming LIC Gateway LitFest here will feature more than 50 women writers from varied backgrounds.The fourth edition of the ...
 Prokerala4 weeks ago 50 women writers from 17 languages to attend Gateway LitFest  Business Standard1 month ago Top writers to converge at Gateway LitFest  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Google honours Kannada poet Kuvempu with doodle

Search engine Google on Friday honoured eminent Kannada poet and Jnanpith awardee Kuvempu with a doodle on his 113rd birthday."It's a great day for Kannadigas and Karnataka, as Google joined us in celebrating 'Rashtra kavi' (national poet) Kuvempu's birthday ...
 Prokerala2 months ago Google dedicates its doodle to Kannada poet Kuvempu  Business Standard2 months ago

Raj Babbar resigns as Congress Uttar Pradesh president

New Delhi : Days after Congress president Rahul Gandhi's appeal to party veterans to make way for young generation, it seems senior Congress leaders have taken it too seriously. According to several media reports, Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Raj Babbar ...
 Sify1 day ago Raj Babbar resigns as UP Congress chief?  Rediff.com1 day ago

Kuvempu's Vishwamanava Sandesha in BCU Logo

The all-new logo of the Bengaluru Central University (BCU) which was inaugurated on Wednesday will hold the words of Kuvempu, one of the greatest poets of the 20th century. The logo is based on the universitys motto Aagu Nee Aniketana translated as Be ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago

Google Doodle dedicated to Mahasweta Devi

Search engine Google on Sunday dedicated its doodle to noted author and social activist Mahasweta Devi on her 92nd birth anniversary.Born on January 14, 1926 in Dhaka in present day Bangladesh, Mahasweta Devi was a Bengali fiction writer who was honoured with ...
 Prokerala2 months ago Author Mahasweta Devi immortalised in Google Doodle  Business Standard2 months ago
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