Anita Desai

Anita Desai is a famous Indian novelist and short story writer. She is one among the very few who have given Indians a global say in the terms of English literature. Her novels surpass the…

Srinivasa Ramanujan

Undoubtedly, Srinivasa Ramanujan was one of the best mathematicians of all time and still continues to be. He had a magnificent capability of handling mathematical sums and formulas and not only that, he has deeply…

Rabindranath Tagore

Rabindranath Tagore is the only literary figure from India who has won the prestigious Nobel Prize for literature for us – in 1913. Also considered as a father figure in Bengali writing, he was a…

Jeet Thayil

Jeet Thayli was born on 13 October 1959 and he hails from Kerala. Thayli is the son of TJS George, an author and editor. However, he completed his education outside India. He got a masters…

Premchand

Certainly one of the most popular writers in India, Premchand is one of the most celebrated writers who has his credentials as the earliest Hindustani writer too. Born and raised as Dhanpat Rai, first he…

Anita Krishan

Author: Anita Krishan Born: 1955, Shimla Books: Despite Stolen Dreams, Tears of Jhelum, Fluffy and Me, The Burning Orchard, Running Up the Hill Genre: Literary Fiction Official Website: Anita Krishan   Anita Krishan is one…

Chetan Bhagat

Born: 22nd April 1974, New Delhi, India Writes: Novels Books: Half Girlfriend, One Indian Girl, Three Mistakes of My Life and more Chetan Bhagat, who is a supposed or self-proclaimed youth icon, has written some…

Raja Rao

Raja Rao was one of those three Indian English novelists who has laid the foundation of the modern Indian fiction in English. Among those, two others were Mulk Raj Anand and R K Narayan. Rajao…

Ashish Dalal

Ashish Dalal is an author based in Gujarat and he has been writing for various magazines and newspapers in the past. He will be making his debut with his short stories collection (written in Hindi)…

Debadatta Satpathy

Debadatta Satpathy is an author from Odisha. He has been writing short stories for years now. His short stories have been appreciated and widely read by the readers as well as by the book critics…