It takes their mind off the pandemic anxiety and helps them drift off to sleep.
Recalling the isolation days, Mansi said that she thought of writing her experiences in a diary as she could not express her emotions to anybody at that time.
Being forced into avoiding outdoor activities seems to have pushed many people to take up the habit of reading.
Governor Biswabhusan Harichandan launched ‘Handbooks on Countering Human Trafficking’ brought out by Prajwala, at a programme held in Raj Bhavan on Thursday.
The SME department had asked the Directorate of Elementary Education to ensure that all schools affiliated to it prescribe NCERT books.
Iconic brick and mortar bookstores across India have overcome a difficult year and have shown that perseverance always wins the day.
The library, a three-storey building, is built in an area of approximately 6,000 square feet.
Veterans in the Tamizh literary world step up to recommend the best reads from among new-generation authors and novelists, all creating history in their own stride
Earlier, the government used to distribute books to the eight lakh students studying in the government schools, from class 1-12.
At The Morning Standard, we curate the best of the upcoming translated titles that attempt to look at the world through a myriad of renditions.
Tamil textbooks which slipped out of common usage after the 1960s and 1970s, will soon be available online - even on popular e-commerce websites.
This 92-year-old writes and abridges books for Braille in Kannada, distributes them for free
A satirical fairytale, this story of a bogeyman may not have witches and wizards, but boasts magical writing
Aksharapura allows anyone to choose, read and return a book of choice to the shelf in 14 days, though it can be re-issued for the slow reader.
While I gained many insights from books this year, reading was not a priority as 2020 dawned. But then quarantine and a lack of wi-fi was set to change all that.