Nayantara Sahgal, a renowned Indian writer and member of the Indian Writer's Forum, who was recognised for her impeccable work in Indian literature and awarded the Sahitya Akademi Award 29 years ago, has returned the prestigious award to the government as a sign of protest. She was honoured in 1986 for her English novel, Rich Like Us. Nayantara is not happy with the way religious intolerance is rising in our nation, which is curbing people's rights.

Nayantara Sahgal, a renowned Indian writer and member of the Indian Writer's Forum, who was recognised for her impeccable work in Indian literature and awarded the Sahitya Akademi Award 29 years ago, has returned the prestigious award to the government as a sign of protest. She was honoured in 1986 for her English novel, Rich Like Us. Nayantara is not happy with the way religious intolerance is rising in our nation, which is curbing people's rights.

Sampooran Singh Kalra (born 18 August 1936), known popularly by his pen name Gulzar, is an Indian poet, lyricist and director. He primarily writes in Hindi-Urdu and has also written in Punjabi and several dialects of Hindi such as Braj Bhasha, Khariboli, Haryanvi and Marwari. Gulzar was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 2004 for his contribution to the arts and the Sahitya Akademi Award in 2002. He has won a number of National Film Awards and Filmfare Awards.

Sampooran Singh Kalra (born 18 August 1936), known popularly by his pen name Gulzar, is an Indian poet, lyricist and director. He primarily writes in Hindi-Urdu and has also written in Punjabi and several dialects of Hindi such as Braj Bhasha, Khariboli, Haryanvi and Marwari. Gulzar was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 2004 for his contribution to the arts and the Sahitya Akademi Award in 2002. He has won a number of National Film Awards and Filmfare Awards.

Yashpal was a Hindi-language author who is often considered to be the most gifted since Premchand. A political commentator and a socialist who had a particular concern for the welfare of the poor and disadvantaged, he wrote in a range of genres, including essays, novels and short stories, as well as a play, two travel books and an autobiography. He won the Hindi-language Sahitya Akademi Award for his novel, Meri Teri Uski Baat in 1976 and was also a recipient of the Padma Bhushan. itimes.com

Yashpal was a Hindi-language author who is often considered to be the most gifted since Premchand. A political commentator and a socialist who had a particular concern for the welfare of the poor and disadvantaged, he wrote in a range of genres, including essays, novels and short stories, as well as a play, two travel books and an autobiography. He won the Hindi-language Sahitya Akademi Award for his novel, Meri Teri Uski Baat in 1976 and was also a recipient of the Padma Bhushan. itimes.com

Amit Chaudhuri is an indian English author and academic.He was awared Sahitya akademi award India's highest literary honor in two thousand two for his novel A new world. itimes.com

Amit Chaudhuri is an indian English author and academic.He was awared Sahitya akademi award India's highest literary honor in two thousand two for his novel A new world. itimes.com

Amarkant was an Indian writer of Hindi literature. His novel Inhin Hathiyaron Se earned him the Sahitya Akademi Award in 2007, and Vyas Samman in year 2009. He was awarded Jnanpith Award for the year 2009. itimes.com

Amarkant was an Indian writer of Hindi literature. His novel Inhin Hathiyaron Se earned him the Sahitya Akademi Award in 2007, and Vyas Samman in year 2009. He was awarded Jnanpith Award for the year 2009. itimes.com

Indira Goswami known by her pen name Mamoni Raisom Goswami and popularly as Mamoni Baideo was an Assamese editor, poet, professor, scholar and writer. Indira Goswami in inauguration ceremony of a 2nd India Saraswati temple at Bijoy Nagar, Guwahati She was the winner of the Sahitya Akademi Award he Jnanpith Award and Principal Prince Claus Laureate.

Indira Goswami known by her pen name Mamoni Raisom Goswami and popularly as Mamoni Baideo was an Assamese editor, poet, professor, scholar and writer. Indira Goswami in inauguration ceremony of a 2nd India Saraswati temple at Bijoy Nagar, Guwahati She was the winner of the Sahitya Akademi Award he Jnanpith Award and Principal Prince Claus Laureate.

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Anita Desai, writer, novelist, Sahitya Akademi, Man Booker Prize...

Anita Desai, writer, novelist, Sahitya Akademi, Man Booker Prize...

Eminent #novelist Paramita Satpathy and notable #Santali language writer Gobinda Chandra Majhi conferred with Kendra Sahitya Akademi Award 2016

Eminent #novelist Paramita Satpathy and notable #Santali language writer Gobinda Chandra Majhi conferred with Kendra Sahitya Akademi Award 2016

Kannada writer Prof Rahamat Tarikeri also returns Sahitya Akademi award

Kannada writer Prof Rahamat Tarikeri also returns Sahitya Akademi award

E-books and digital media are on the rise today but one writer we would always love to read in print is Ruskin Bond. Even in an age of popular fiction, his works transcend the barriers of time.   #autobiography #budding writers #E-books and digital media #essays #extraordinary feature #famous works #first novel #Indian William Wordsworth #Life is fleeting #loneliness and solitude #novels #Padma Bhushan #Padma Shri #poems #room on the roof #Ruskin Bond #Sahitya Akademi Award #

E-books and digital media are on the rise today but one writer we would always love to read in print is Ruskin Bond. Even in an age of popular fiction, his works transcend the barriers of time. #autobiography #budding writers #E-books and digital media #essays #extraordinary feature #famous works #first novel #Indian William Wordsworth #Life is fleeting #loneliness and solitude #novels #Padma Bhushan #Padma Shri #poems #room on the roof #Ruskin Bond #Sahitya Akademi Award #

A day after renowned literary critic and activist Professor #GaneshDevy returned the Sahitya Akademi award, noted Gujarati #PoetAnilJoshi, who was awarded the Akademi award in 1990 for his collection of essays titled, Statue, returned the award in protest against the attack on literary writers. He said '' I felt extremely honored about being conferred with the Sahitya Akademi award at the hands of Gangadhar Gadgil, but today, the atmosphere has become hateful.

A day after renowned literary critic and activist Professor #GaneshDevy returned the Sahitya Akademi award, noted Gujarati #PoetAnilJoshi, who was awarded the Akademi award in 1990 for his collection of essays titled, Statue, returned the award in protest against the attack on literary writers. He said '' I felt extremely honored about being conferred with the Sahitya Akademi award at the hands of Gangadhar Gadgil, but today, the atmosphere has become hateful.

Jolly LLB 2: Akshay Kumar recreates 'Chura Ke Dil Mera' moment, relives his college days. Watch video

Jolly LLB 2: Akshay Kumar recreates 'Chura Ke Dil Mera' moment, relives his college days. Watch video

Sahitya Akademi has announced the Bal Sahitya Puraskar for year 2015. For their contribution in the field of children’s literature, five novelists, four short story writers and three poets for their poetries were announced to receive the coveted Sahitya Akademi award.

Sahitya Akademi has announced the Bal Sahitya Puraskar for year 2015. For their contribution in the field of children’s literature, five novelists, four short story writers and three poets for their poetries were announced to receive the coveted Sahitya Akademi award.

Sahitya Akademi award for Mathorubhagan

Sahitya Akademi award for Mathorubhagan

eodisha.org-Latest Odisha literature News , Eminent poet and Kendra Sahitya Akademi award winner Pratibha Satpathy will get the prestigious ...

eodisha.org-Latest Odisha literature News , Eminent poet and Kendra Sahitya Akademi award winner Pratibha Satpathy will get the prestigious ...

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