Pavan K Varma

  • Gulzar's 'Green Poems' to be launched on World Environment Day June 3, 2014

    Patna: On the occasion of World Environment Day (5th June, 2014) Penguin Books India is launch of a new book of poetry 'Green Poems' by renowned lyricist Gulzar. Retired diplomat and JDU leader by Pavan K Varma has translated the poems into English. The launch is being organised by the...
  • A dialogue between India, Bhutan through fiction January 13, 2012

    New Delhi: Diplomat and writer Pavan K Varma, the author of 16 books, is campaigning for literature in the mother tongue. And his debut fiction, set in India and Bhutan, also offers a dialogue between Hinduism and Buddhism. "Any writing becomes bad if it is derivative and not rooted in...
  • India 360: The radical middle class June 17, 2007

    New Delhi: Growth in citizen power and civic consciousness has changed the way the Indian middle class functions. In 2006, India witnessed that the middle class frustration finally found articulation, thanks to two relatively new forms of technology: the satellite news channels and the SMS. The great Indian middle class is...