ART/CULTURE/BOOKS

Indian crime fiction writer honoured at Agatha Christie Fest

Crime fiction author Ruby Gupta, who is the Head of English Department at Indian Military Academy here, has brought laurels by being honoured as...

Master storyteller John Grisham returns with three novellas

With 350-plus million copies sold worldwide in 45 languages and nine blockbuster films, no one writes drama like John Grisham and the master of...

HarperCollins, Ashwin Sanghi’s new home, to publish ‘The Magicians of Mazda’

Notching up a major success, HarperCollins on Thursday announced the acquisition of "The Magicians of Mazda", the keenly anticipated new book by bestselling author,...

New book claims ‘widening rift’ between Biden and Harris

A new book claims there is a 'widening rift' between US President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris, Daily Mail reported. The claims are...

Superstar Salman Khan gets a solo showcase of his paintings

Most fans of Salman Khan are aware that the superstar actor is also an artist. He loves to paint in his spare time and...

Bill Gates presents a roadmap for preventing another pandemic

"I believe that Covid-19 can be the last pandemic (and) I know that might be hard to believe while we're still trying to get...

Kathak’s living legend, Pandit Birju Maharaj, dies at 83

The living legend of Kathak, Birju Maharaj, who had been diagnosed with kidney disease a few days ago and put on dialysis, died at...

Telangana’s 400-year-old Cheriyal scroll painting to be displayed in the Hong Kong Walls Festival

A Cheriyal painting from Telangana has been selected as one of the four art forms from India for the Hong Kong Walls Festival. The...