Manreet Sodhi Someshwar

Of girls navigating cities

New Delhi: A trained engineer who went to IIM Calcutta, and after a decade long corporate ..

Prithviraj fans donate books to school library in Malappuram
teacher selling book
Teacher selling books to raise funds for class 4 student's treatment
One story from latest book by VR Sudheesh will be adapted into movie, says Director Ranjith
Narayana Pisharody

Lockdown or not, this 80-yr-old writer never stops researching local history

Mattathur (Thrissur): Local historian M P Narayana Pisharody was planning to publish his 15th book in connection with his 80th birthday ..

Liya Shanavas

US literary magazine 'The Sun' pays Rs 1 lakh to Kerala girl's articles

Wandoor (Malappuram): The American literary magazine 'The Sun' gave Rs 1 lakh as remuneration to a Keralite girl for her ..

Arundhathi Subramaniam

More verb than noun, more seeker than spokesperson: Arundhathi Subramaniam

The best part about her territory of metaphors is that there are hidden corners of the heart, spaces where you are allowed to be ..

Ajijesh Pachat

Trailer of Ajijesh Pachat's latest novel 'Athirazhisoothram' released

Trailer video of the latest novel 'Athirazhisoothram' penned by young writer Ajijesh Pachat has been released. The book is ..

NA Naseer

Wildlife photographer NA Naseer's latest book 'Malamuzhakki' coming soon; pre-order now

Mathrubhumi Books is publishing the latest book penned by renowned wildlife photographer, writer and environmentalist N S Naseer. The ..

Kritika Pandey

India's Kritika Pandey wins Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2020

London: India's Kritika Pandey was on Tuesday awarded the 5,000 pound Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2020 for "The Great Indian ..

MP Veerendra Kumar

MP Veerendra Kumar was a scholarly political leader of Kerala: John Brittas

Thiruvananthapuram: Kairali Channel Managing Director John Brittas opined that MP Veerendra Kumar was a scholarly political leader ..

Books home delivery

School arranges home delivery of books for kids staying at home

Kottayi (Palakkad): The children of Kottayi Keezhathoor ALP School who are staying at home following the COVID-19 safety protocol need ..


Recording books for visually challenged, this girl fulfills social responsibility through reading

Feroke (Kozhikode): Farshana's voice is turning into stories and poems for people who have no vision. Out of sheer social commitment, ..

TD Ramakrishnan

TD Ramakrishnan's novel based on Railways in Mathrubhumi weekly

Mathrubhumi weekly has started publishing the latest novel 'Pacha Manja Chuvappu' penned by T D Ramakrishnan, one chapter a ..

Sushant Singh Rajput

'Miles to go for effective suicide-prevention protocols in India'

New Delhi: The apparent suicide of rising Bollywood star Sushant Singh Rajput has once again focused on two glaring lacunae: that while ..

Lajo Jose

Lajo Jose's new crime thriller 'Rest in Peace' soon to be released

Mathrubhumi Books will soon publish latest crime thriller penned by young writer Lajo Jose. Titled as 'Rest in Peace', the ..

paulo coelho

Paulo Coelho stuns Keralites again by tweeting pic of Aluva book stall

Renowned Brazilian writer Paulo Coelho is popular among Kerala readers and sometimes he expresses his love for Kerala and Malayali ..


Mohanlal releases book on 4 veteran theatre artistes through FB page

Actor Mohanlal released the book titled 'Munpe Peytha Mazhayilanu Ippol Nanayunnath' penned by writer-journalist Bhanuprakash ..


'The Hunger Games' prequel novel launched in India

New Delhi: Coming as a prequel to the cinematically-adapted worldwide bestselling 'The Hunger Games' series by author Suzanne ..


Indian publishers gear up for post-pandemic world

New Delhi: Re-establishing the value chain, the discoverability of new books, "fortifying the ability to face new exigencies", ..

Book of Hope

'Book of Hopes' by award-winning author Katherine Rundell dedicated to COVID-19 warriors

Recognizing the sterling efforts of "the doctors, nurses, carers, porters, cleaners and everyone currently working in hospitals" ..

home delivery of books

Give a call to librarian; books will be delivered at doorstep

Guruvayur: A responsible librarian, Sheeba Chandran could not take rest even during lockdown and the library was closed. She started ..

Books in horse carriage

CPI delivers books to households in horse carriage during lockdown

Balaramapuram (Thiruvananthapuram): If anyone found a horse carriage coming to your house during lockdown, there is nothing to panic ..

Suraj Venjaramoodu

Consequences of a 'yes'; Suraj Venjaramoodu recalls funny moment during shooting

I remember a funny incident that happened during a shooting in Alappuzha. Shooting was progressing at a big house with AC rooms and ..


College teacher distributes books from home library to promote reading in lockdown

Vellarada (Thiruvananthapuram): A college teacher has become the apple of the eye of local residents in Parassala constituency as he ..

Pusthakakkoottu members participate in video discussion

Lockdown cannot beat book love; Pusthakakoottu members meet through video

Thrissur: The booklovers community 'Pusthakakkoottu' took a creative step to survive the lockdown period. They engaged ..

George Maliyekkal

Battling with diseases, this Thrissur man writes 30 books

Thrissur: Retired Major George Maliyekkal, a 75-year-old man, used to counter his diseases with different hobbies. It was 13 years ..


2019 - Roller coaster ride for publishers

New Delhi: It was a roller-coaster ride for publishers in 2019, thanks mainly to the after-effects of demonetisation, GST, the import ..

tn prathapan

TN Prathapan MP asks for books instead of bouquets and shawls, gets 6700 books so far

Thrissur: TN Prathapan MP, who requested for books instead of bouquets and shawls in public ceremonies, received 6700 books so far ..

Book Farm

Snack on books, have a cup of coffee at this modern library

Malappuram: Booklovers have a whole new world to explore at ‘Book Farm’ here at Kunnummal. Readers can devour a wide range ..


Kochi International Book Festival lures readers with books in 7 languages

Kochi: Luring book lovers, the latest edition of Kochi International Book Festival is progressing at Ernakulathappan Ground here. There ..

Bill Gates

Bill Gates’ book on fighting climate change coming next June

New York: Bill Gates is taking his fight against climate change to the printed page. Gates is working on “How to Avoid a Climate ..

Nehru and Mountbattens

When a crowd out to see Nehru in Singapore knocked over Edwina Mountbatten

New Delhi: During Jawaharlal Nehru's visit to Singapore in 1946, several people had gathered outside a community centre to welcome ..

Author friends

Together, they wrote 30 books on environment

Normally two writers for a single book rarely happens. But there are two author friends in Thiruvananthapuram who have written a total ..


100 Fish Recipes – A book to satisfy your craving for fish

Keralites are known for their fondness for fish delicacies. The traditional fish recipes as well as modern dishes have a special place ..

online book store

Use this coupon code to buy books at attractive discount!

Booklovers and readers have a wonderful opportunity to buy books at an attractive discount. Readers can buy books at 15 percent discount ..


5 different ways to organise your home library

Home libraries are deeply personal and therapeutic. A well-decorated library establishes a more relaxed mood and inspires your creativity ..

Book made Onapookkalam

New trends in Onam; Take a look at this ‘Pookkalam’ made with library books!

Kulamavu (Idukki): The authorities of Karippilangadu Government Tribal LP School decided to celebrate the Teachers’ Day in a ..


Marvel Superheroes now available in book format!

You have read about them in comics - that was the original genre. They then transformed to the stage, to the small screen, then to ..


2018 Kerala floods signalled ecological devastation of Western Ghats, says new book

New Delhi: The floods that devastated large parts of Kerala in 2018 were not an isolated, freak phenomenon; rather they signalled something ..

Balraj Sahni biography

Actor Balraj Sahni's biography by son to hit stands in August

New Delhi: Untold stories from the life and times of renowned film and stage actor Balraj Sahni will now be told in his biography written ..

mobile library

Books on wheels; Sri Ramakrishna Ashram opens mobile library

Thiruvalla: The Sri Ramakrishna Ashram has started a mobile library to promote reading. Only the books published by Sri Ramakrishna ..

Sudha Murty

Infosys chairperson Sudha Murty to launch children's trilogy on her pet dog

New Delhi: Literary publisher HarperCollins India announced the acquisition of a three-book series titled, "The Gopi Diaries" ..

Basheer and letter

Vaikom Muhammed Basheer had no idea of his exact age!

“I don’t know how old I am right now. My father had scripted our horoscopes. But after his death, my younger brother set ..


India's first children's lit fest 'Bookaroo' to debut in Gangtok

Kolkata: With as many as 21 speakers, 59 sessions including storytelling, drama, workshops, art and craft, Bookaroo - India's first ..

Shoukath Sahajotsu

‘Koodum Koottum’ - Teachings that transcend time

Kozhikode: Malayalam philosophical and mystical writer Shoukath Sahajotsu’s new book ‘Koodum Koottum’ (The Nest and ..

Girl Please stop Apologising

‘Girl, Stop Apologizing’ – A book to teach you how to stop people-pleasing

"Like many other women, I'm still in the process of overcoming a lifetime of people-pleasing, “that’s how the ..


‘Queens of Crime’ – Know 10 violent women criminals in India

New Delhi: Sushant Singh, host of "Savdhaan India", crime-based reality show, along with his co-author Kulpreet Yadav will ..