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Not taking back Sahitya Akademi award: Nayantara Sahgal
The Hindu

Mandrakranta refuses to take back Sahitya Akademi award

Kolkata: Writer Mandakranta Sen, who had returned her Golden Jubilee Young Writers Award (Swarnajayanti Yuva Lekhak Puraskar) from Sahitya Akademi to protest against the Akademi's silence on attacks on writers, said she would not reconsider her ... Times of India, 2 weeks ago
Sahgal denies award rethink Calcutta Telegraph, 2 weeks ago

For author KR Meera, winning Sahitya Akademi award both ...

New Delhi: Though it's an honour, it's painful to accept a Sahitya Akademi award at a time when country is witnessing increasing attacks on the right to dissent, said noted writer KR Meera, who has been cited this year for Malayalam novel Aarachar ( ...
 Firstpost.com1 month ago Accepting Sahitya Akademi award with mixed feelings: K.R. Meera  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Mistry, Meera among Sahitya Akademi winners for 2015

New Delhi, Dec 17 (PTI) Playwright and novelist Cyrus Mistry's English novel "Chronicle of a Corpse Bearer" and K R Meera's "Aarachar" in Malayalam are among the works that have won the prestigious Sahitya Akademi award for this year. The two works ...
 Press Trust of India1 month ago Tirumalesh, Mistry among Akademi award winners  Deccan Herald1 month ago Cyrus Mistry and KR Meera among Sahitya Akademi winners for 2015  DNA India1 month ago

Delhi High Court seeks Centre's reply on framing guidelines for returning Sahitya Akademi Award

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought a response from the Centre on a plea seeking a direction to frame guidelines that if Sahitya Akademi awardees return their awards, they should also return the prize money and royalties they may ...
 Firstpost.com1 month ago Court Seeks Centre's Reply On Framing Guidelines On Returning Awards  NDTV1 month ago Delhi HC seeks Centre's reply on plea claiming award wapsi 'tarnishing India's image'  Firstpost.com1 month ago
Sangai Express

Kala Akademi fellows, award winners named

IMPHAL, Dec 21: The Manipur State Kala Akademi (MSKA) has announced the award winners in different categories and fellows for 2013 of the Akademi. According to a press release issued by the secretary of MSKA, Laishram Sama-rendra Singh and ...
 Sangai Express1 month ago
Siasat Daily

Bengaluru literature festival director Sampath steps down

Bengaluru :Sahitya Akademi award-winning author Vikram Sampath has stepped down as one of the directors of Bangalore Literature Festival in the wake of three Kannada writers deciding to boycott the event over his remarks on the return of awards and ...
 Siasat Daily2 months ago How the 'Intolerati' got the Bangalore Literature Festival: Sampath debate turns nasty ahead of LitFest  Firstpost.com2 months ago Award wapsi row: Bengaluru literature festival director Sampath steps down  Rediff.com2 months ago

Politics and its meanings

Now that the dust has settled on the sequence of events set in motion by Nayantara Sahgal's decision to return her Sahitya Akademi Award, barring a few cinema halls here and there still refusing to show a movie starring Shah Rukh Khan, it may be ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago
Hindustan Times

Ashok Vajpeyi, other writers plan satyagraha on Jan 30

New Delhi, Dec 18 (PTI) Hindi poet and former Lalit Kala Akademi chairman Ashok Vajpeyi today said it was up to the literary body to accept or decline the returned awards, as he claimed that writers and artistes have succeeded in bringing the issue ...
 Press Trust of India1 month ago Author to return varsity honour  Calcutta Telegraph2 weeks ago Dalit suicide: Ashok Vajpeyi to return D Lit given by Hyderabad Univ  Hindustan Times2 weeks ago PhD student suicide case: Writer Ashok Vajpeyi to return D. Litt from Hyderabad University  Jagran Post2 weeks ago

You all Make us Proud

From advertisement guru to yoga and spiritual gurus and from the usual mix of film stars to industrialists and academicians, including a posthumous one to Dhirubhai Ambani, this year's list comprises 112 achievers, 19 of whom are women. Top ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago
The Hindu

Panel to popularise works of K.S. Narasimhaswamy

To mark completion of the birth centenary of K.S. Narasimhaswamy, whose name is synonymous with lyrical poetry in Kannada, the Karnataka government has drawn up a plan to popularise his writings and set up a seven-member committee to take the idea ...
 The Hindu1 week ago
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