Jalandhar, November 3, 2012: Jalandhar born an Indian author Manjeet Singh, NRI, has been named among the winners of the 2012 PEN Awards, considered the most comprehensive literary awards programme in US, for his non-fiction work on USA, which is described as a "gripping analysis" of the country
Ludhiana, November 3, 2012: IREO, the first and the largest Private Equity fund dedicated to the Indian real estate sector organised “Ludhiana Art Beat”, the first of its kind initiative to identify, recognise and promote art talent in the city of Ludhiana.
New Delhi, October 14, 2012: Noted Hindi author Dr. Narendra Mohan still remembers the moment when his book `Manto Zinda Hai’, an authentic and complete biography, of Saadat Hasan Manto was released during an interactive programme on Manto here last month.
Jalandhar, October 7, 2012: Janshree Sahitak Samajik Avem Sanskritik Manch today organised a meet at Punjab Press Club here today, in which noted poet and author and former Head, Department of Hindi, GNDU, Dr. Harminder Singh Bedi’s book titled “Nai Nai Sankalp” was today released.
Chandigarh, September 15, 2012: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today expressed profound grief and anguish over the sad demise of Navraj Kwatra, the son of noted Punjabi writer Amrita Pritam, who was found murdered at his residence in Mumbai on last Friday.
Chandigarh, September 6, 2012: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today deeply mourned the sad demise of the noted Punjabi folk singer Hakam Sufi, who passed away on Wednesday at his home in Gidderbaha, following a massive cardiac arrest.
Punjabi Bhawan Library at Ludhiana is considered to be wealth of knowledge.
New Delhi, August 15, 2012: Impresario Asia and Parwaz-e-Shaheen Rifat Sarosh Academy are jointly
organising `Nashist’ in memory of Janab Rifat Sarosh.