Chitra Divakaruni Benerjee

Indian Diasporic Literature: A Verbal Journey through Time and Space

The term Diaspora, like the condition it suggests, has been a constantly evolving one. What originated as a word to denote the scattering of...
Gandhi South Africa

Gandhi in South Africa

Gandhi in South Africa Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, or Mahatma Gandhi, as he came to be revered later, immeasurably contributed to the emergence of India as...
The 2019 Oscar winners: Rami Malek - Best Actor (Far-left), Olivia Colman - Best Actress (Middle-Left), Regina King – Best Supporting Actress (Middle Right), Mahershala Ali – Best Supporting Actor (Far-right)

And the Oscar Winners Are!

Apart from Green Book winning Best Picture, creating history during the Oscars this year was an India-based documentary, ‘Period. End of Sentence’, by winning...
Huckleberry Finn, as depicted by Illustrator E. W. Kemble first time in 1884 publication

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, America’s Greatest Novel!

February 18, 1885, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was first published in the United States of America The perennial popularity of Adventures of Huckleberry...
Google doodle honours Indian actress Madhubala

Google Honours Indian Legendary Actress Madhubala

The Google doodle is celebrating the 86th birth anniversary of the Indian queen of the celluloid, Madhubala.  Years after her tragic end, the actress...
Team India, Abhyuday bags win in snow sculpting competition held in Japan

Indian Rural Artists Win Snow Art Competition in Japan

Ravi Prakash, Sunil Kumar Kushwaha and Rajnish Verma from rural Indian bagged the first prize in the International Snow Sculpturing Competition (ISSC) Japan Cup...
The Wandering Earth is being viewed as a new beginning for Chinese science fiction

Chinese Sci-Fi Blockbuster’s Grand Box Office Win

Chinese science fiction film, The Wandering Earth has managed to break all previous Chinese sci-fi records in the country and is now on the...
Michelle Obama joined Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, Alicia Key and Jada Pinkett Smith onstage

Grammys 2019: Music’s Biggest Night

The 61st Grammys witnessed a star-studded celebration of music, with even the former first lady, Michelle Obama, taking to the stage on music’s biggest...
 The official poster of International Film Festival of India (IFFI), 2019 was also inaugurated by the dignitaries during the inaugural ceremony.

69th Berlin International Film Festival: India Pavilion Inaugurated

The India Pavilion at the 69th Berlin International Film Festival (Berlinale) 2019 was inaugurated by Director of European Film Market (EFM), Matthijis Wouter Knol,...

Behrouz Boochani: Asylum Seeker in Manus Island Wins Australia’s Richest Literary Prize

Behrouz Boochani, an Iranian journalist in exile, wins Australia’s top literary award along with the prize money of A$100,000 (£55,000) for his book, No...

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