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Capturing the degeneration of Bengal and tales of personal experiences

Read the translated work of a self-declared anti-writer who uses montages and other cinematic techniques for his stories and a teacher’s memoir that takes the reader down memory lane of unconditional support from his students….


American author Harper Lee dead

Washington, Feb 19 (IANS) Harper Lee, the author of the acclaimed “To Kill A Mockingbird” about racial injustice in a small town in the American south, died on Friday, reports said. She was 89. The…

Jnanpith Award Winner O.N.V. Kurup Dead

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 13 (IANS) Jnanpith Award winner and renowned Malayali poet and lyricist O.N.V. Kurup died at a hospital here on Saturday, his family said. He was 84. Popularly known as O.N.V., he was suffering…

Cartoonist Sudhir Tailang Passes Away

New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) Well-known cartoonist Sudhir Tailang, who was suffering from a brain tumour passed away on Saturday, his family said. He would have turned 56 on February 26. Tailang’s daughter Aditi told…