Goan writer Damodar Mauzo gets Jnanpith Award
Mauzo's famous novel 'Karmelin', published in 1981, received the Sahitya Akademi Award in 1983. It has been translated in Hindi, Marathi, English, Punjabi, Sindhi, Tamil, Odia and Maithili languages.
Eminent Assamese writer and Jnanpith awardee Nilmani Phookan dies at 90
Author of several collections of poetry, his principal works, includes 'Phuli Thoka Suryamukhi Phulor Phale' (To a Sunflower in bloom), 'Golapi Jamur Lagna' (The Raspberry Moment), 'Kobita' (Poems).
In a first, English author Amitav Ghosh wins Jnanpith award
Ghosh is a path- breaking novelist. In his novels, Ghosh treads through historical settings to the modern era and weaves a space where the past connects with the present, said Bharatiya Jnanpith.
Vizhinjam seaport protests: Police station attack was with 'ulterior intention', says Kerala CM
'The Kashmir Files' controversy: Apologies if my remarks were interpreted differently, says Nadav Lapid
Will fight again, against what is wrong: Bilkis Bano on remission given to her rapists
Tamil Nadu amended law that allows Jallikattu seeks to prevent cruelty on animals: State tells SC
India dismisses China's concerns on military exercise with US in Uttarakhand
'Bazball' powers England to new first-day record against Pakistan in 1st Test