NATIONAL BOOK TRUST

  • Book stalls to be set up at railway stations, airports February 14, 2015

    New Delhi: To encourage people to read books, HRD Ministry would approach the Railway and the Civil Aviation ministries to set up book stalls of National Book Trust (NBT) on platforms and in airports. "We will get in touch with the Railway and the Civil Aviation ministries to enable NBT...
  • Indian books on spirituality a big draw: NBT chief May 14, 2012

    Shimla: Books on Indian spiritualism are in great demand in foreign countries, and even the Chinese are impressed, said the National Book Trust (NBT) director MA Sikander. "Books on spiritualism have become the USP (unique selling proposition) of Indian publishing houses. These books are selling like hot cakes in foreign countries,"...
  • The 18th World Book Fair comes to Delhi February 9, 2008

    New Delhi: The 18th World Book Fair is presently going on in New Delhi. The Capital hosts the World Book Fair every two years, and while there did seem to be fewer visitors than expected at the book fair this year the organisers begged to differ. Director National Book Trust,...