Library staffs in Delhi protest over salaries pending for 17 months

Anil Jha, member of the governing body denied the claims and rebutted that the protesters were indolent.

published on : 6th July 2022

Guntur's silent library: New books worth Rs 1.3 crore give libraries fresh lease of life 

In the erstwhile Guntur district, however, a silent library movement has been on for the past few months.

published on : 4th July 2022

This unassuming public library stands testimony to the power of the page 

The Delhi Youth Welfare Association works for the upliftment of underprivileged children in Old Delhi through many initiatives, including its Hazrat Shah Walliulah Public Library  

published on : 26th June 2022

Creating a literary abode 

Two years of being stuck indoors due to the pandemic-induced lockdown, and our channels of communication with the rest of the world were texting, phone calls, or video calls.

published on : 24th June 2022

One hundred years of fortitude

Ochanthuruth, one among the many tourist locations in Vypeen, has another tale to tell. It is home to one of the oldest libraries on the island.

published on : 18th June 2022

Kala Bhoomi crafts museum in Bhubaneswar gets a bus library

A library - fashioned out of an old discarded bus - was inaugurated on the premises of Kala Bhoomi crafts museum here on Monday by MP Amar Pattnaik.

published on : 14th June 2022

Critics being silenced in India: T Padmanabhan

Padmanabhan pointed out that the right to disagree is the basis of any democratic system.

published on : 14th June 2022

CM Stalin inspects construction of Kalaignar memorial library

On June 3 last year, the Chief Minister announced a library would come up in Madurai, and he laid the foundation stone for the project on January 11.

published on : 8th June 2022

Libraries, reading corners set up in Delhi to boost education sector

The Municipal Corporation (South) has set up 125 libraries and 73 reading corners in its schools to inculcate a habit of reading among students, the civic body said on Sunday.

published on : 16th May 2022

Children's delight: New-look library to revive love for books in India's easternmost tip

The initiative seeks to provide an attractive alternative to youth who find traditional libraries boring, cliched and outdated, says IAS officer Sunny K Singh

published on : 12th May 2022

'Books n Beyond'- Upcoming Kerala library where reading is fun, hassle-free

Sukesh Ramakrishna Pillai has set up a library that offers an opportunity to read books for free, and without membership fee, reports Aathira Haridas

published on : 8th May 2022

Digital libraries to get a boost in Tamil Nadu govt colleges

Rs 85 lakh allocated to upgrade facilities in 17 institutes, and Rs 93 lakh to set up new infra

published on : 25th April 2022

A public library with a pleasant ambience for reading

The new executive of the library, led by president S Vijaya Kumar,  has developed it with funds from philanthropists and various other organisations.

published on : 24th April 2022

Chinnamanur police station in Madurai opens up library for inmates and public

Now, the room can accommodate 20 people at a time, and has a host of periodicals and newspapers, apart from the books. Most of the books are donated by volunteers.

published on : 18th April 2022

Mobile library helps students from economically-weaker sections in Tiruvannamalai

Poovarasan, the librarian, has a sole aim: he wants to reach the children as quickly as possible and the urgency to reach the school before the last bell is writ large on his face.

published on : 10th April 2022
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