A treasure trove of Tamil literature - for non-Tamils

The Indian Diaspora
Aug 18, 2016
With a surge in translations of Indian literature into English, readers across the spectrum have been transcending the language barrier. From novels and short stories to plays and poems, the rich literary heri Read Story »

The Yard: Portraying an evocative picture of East Indian life

By Shubha Singh | The Indian Diaspora
Aug 05, 2016
Aliyyah Eniath draws from her own experience of growing up in Trinidad to paint an evocative picture of East Indian life in the Caribbean islands in her debut novel, The Yard Read Story »

Mahasweta Devi wielded the pen to complement her activism (Obituary)

Jul 28, 2016
"All through my life, I've done whatever I felt like doing" -- this quote aptly describes the fiercely independent-minded Mahasweta Devi, the doyen of activist-writers in India, who died on Thursday aged 90. Read Story »