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Sanskrit translation of Don Quixote rediscovered

A new dual English and Sanskrit edition of Miguel de Cervantes’ Don Quixote is finally completed and will be presented at the Instituto Cervantes in Delhi, after the original translation languished untouched for almost sixty years in a…

Shimla Book Fair held successfully

National Book Trust, India (Ministry of Education)recently organised the Shimla Book Fair in collaboration with Department of Language Art & Culture, Himachal Pradesh from June 25 to July 3, 2022 at the Gaiety Theatre and Padam Dev…

A unique book by DC Books

DC Books has recently released Tharakans Granthavari (The Chronicles of Tharakan) written by the JCB Prize winner Benyamin (Author of Jasmine Days).This book, its production and publication is a one of a kind endeavour. “While during our…

8th Publishing Next Industry Awards conferred!

 HarperCollins Publishers India emerged the winner in the Publisher of the Year category of Publishing Next Industry Awards 2021, for “refusing to rest on its past laurels, and continue to do what publishers must – engage new authors,…

Arunava Sinha honoured for his translations

At Jaipur Literature Festival (March 5-14, 2022), Critically acclaimed translator and writer Arunava Sinha received the 6th Vani Foundation Distinguished Translator Award. The award recognises Indian translators and their noteworthy…

NBT inaugurates Reading Corner at Hansraj College, DU

National Book Trust, India recently organised an interactive session on ‘Importance of Creating an inclusive Reading Society’ in collaboration with Hansraj College, Delhi University. A Reading Corner was set up by NBT, India in the college…

Jaipur Literature Festival 2022 to explore climate change

Scheduled from March 5-14 2022, the Jaipur Literature Festival will bring a brilliant line-up of sessions on climate change and environment as well. As climate change continues to be the centre of multiple debates and policies, the Festival…

Penguin acquires two new titles of Satyajit Ray

Penguin Random House India has acquired two new titles by award-winning writer and filmmaker Satyajit Ray. These previously unpublished titles by artiste extraordinaire will be released under the aegis of The Penguin Ray Library from 2023…