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  • Bangladesh win toss & decide to bat first at historic D/N pink ball test against India at Eden
  • Senior journalist Nilkanth Khadilkar dies after a brief illness
  • Prince Rajbhar, injured in Mumbai hospital ICU fire, passes away
  • Hasina arrives in Kolkata to inaugurate India's maiden historic D/N Test at Eden
  • Hasina arrives Kolkata to inaugurate India's maiden historic D/N Test at Eden
  • Rupee rises 5 paise against USD
  • Iraq protests claim 9 lives in less than week: HRC
  • UP Law Commission suggest stringent punishment for conversion
  • Japan’s to host G20 foreign ministers’ meeting on November 22-23
  • Imran, Trump discuss Afghan peace process, Kashmir over phone
  • Sheikh Hasina leaves for Kolkata to watch India-Bagladesh Test match
  • Germany launches educational project for Islamic religious leaders
  • India & Bangladesh all set for the historic day
  • India & Bangladesh all set for the historic day
  • Trump praises Afghanistan's Ghani for helping with hostages' release
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Nagaland author Easterine to get Bal Sahitya Puraskar

Kohima, Jun 24 (UNI) Noted poet and author of Nagaland Easterine Kire has been selected for the Bal Sahitya Puraskar 2018 for her novel ‘Son of the Thundercloud'.

According to report received today the award was announced by India’s national academy of letters, the Sahitya Akademi, after its executive board met on Friday last in Guwahati.
It has approved 23 writers of various Indian languages for the award. Kire was selected for the best author award in the English category. The Bal Sahitya Puraskar, comprising a casket containing an engraved copper plaque and a cheque of Rs 50, 000, will be given away at a function on November 14, 2018.
Easterine Kire’s book had won the Book of the Year Award for fiction at the Tata Literature Live Awards 2017.
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22 Nov 2019 | 12:49 PM

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22 Nov 2019 | 12:44 PM

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Prince Rajbhar, injured in Mumbai hospital ICU fire, passes away

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22 Nov 2019 | 12:38 PM

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