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NE8x Litfest announces Top 100 Authors Annual list

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Initiated in 2018, global digital accelerator platform NE8x® launched the Online Literature Fest, to feature the leading literary influencers across respective domains: Literature & Fiction, romance, crime & thriller, children & young adult, sci-fi & fantasy,business & economics, biographies and beyond for their contribution in literature that impacted readers, across globe and inspiring the next generation writers.As a neo community for authors, NE8x® started as a digital accelerator for brands and profiles in redefining digital listings, since early 2016.As an emerging brand in this sector, the digital accelerator has been recognising & providing platforms to exceptional influencers across diverse literary domains.NE8x initiatives has been mentioned earlier across esteemed media portals  regionally, nationally and internationally by the likes of News 18, Yahoo News, ANI, Entrepreneur,TOI, Deccan Herald, The Indian Express,Business Standard, Financial express & beyond

In a sector filled with both aspiring and established authors, bridging the existing gap between both these categories is itself a challenge. In a domain where the writers, publishers and reviewer ecosystem are involved, solving every challenge keeping in the best interests of all the three elements of the ecosystem gets tougher with testing times.The entire conduct approach of the Litfest being completely online ( which is among the first of its kind in India ) also led to the deliverables for the campaign mailed online to the community authors, assisting participating authors for Litfest 2021 Edition spread all across the world including notable NRI (Non residential Indians) writers who participated in large numbers.The engagement activities, bootcamps and assistance for the talk sessions was also provided online, as talks video was published on the official youtube channel as part of readerbase and audience engagement with the book and author concerned.Overall, in span of 280 days, the NE8x® Litfest campaign has:

  • Reached over 20K+ literature community
  • Led to 480+ shortlisted author nominees
  • Resulted in an Author assistance platform
  • Selected 100+ author for Litfest’21 edition
  • Helped bring literature ecosystem closer

Handpicked after rigorous selection process and shortlisting criteria from the 500+ listed nominees for LitFest 2021, the final list of top 100 winning feature list for the 2021 edition, in their literary endeavours are:

Rounak Rai, Sambit Daspatnaik, Gaurav Kataria, Aradhye Ackshatt, Jemimah Jonah, Ekta Saigal Pandit, Harish Muralidhar, Namita Das, Naseha Sameen, Vinay D Bajaj, Rohan Singhvi, Ishita Gauhri, Mahesh Ratnam Rajan, Sreeja Mohandas, Eshwarmurthy G Pillai, Maniraj Chervirala, Hemangi Sarode Prasad, Shalu Thakur, Jaymin Shah, Shreya Faria, Raksha Gupta, Simran Yaseen, Nilshree Yelulkar, Krishnan S, Anagha Ratish, Rohit Bagaitkar, Yati Patel, Fathima Chandhini, Parishmita Baruah, Sudham, Balasubramanian Mahadevan, Chaitanya Yechuri, Sona Sharma, Rohan Patwardhan, Vikas Singh Chauhan, Kanika Saxena, Hemanth Fernando, Colonel [Dr.] Ramanan Duraiswami, Rucha Joshi, Shraddha Nyati, Neha Phull, Divya Pradyumnan, Madhurima, Levi Vaguez, Nihar Bhonsule, Manisha Amol, Abhinidha S, Vivek Chowthri, Shivi Goyal, J.M. Riyaa Josh, Sweta Singh “Sonee”, Jagjit Rana, Geeta Lal Sahai, Ramesh Arreja, Rajeev Sinha, Sazina Khan, Sushmita Gupta, Riya Ranka, Sangamesh D Patil (Manu D), Jyoti B, Surabhi Naik, Dr. Shraddha Kulkarni, Patricia D Souza, Srirup Choudhary, Raywa Ravipati, Romi Dey, Shantanu Gote, Prashanth Chakkula, Anita Rajani, Kinshuk Srivastava, Renuka Gangan, Ratika Mishra, Chitkala Mulye, Madhumita Mandal, Chirmi Shimray, Avijeet Das, Pranay Bhalerao, A S Sethupathi, Rekha Balachandran, Priyanka Das, Leena Basumatary Kendurkar, Manikya Sanghi, Meghna Das, Haritosh Srivastav, Meera V, Pradeep Kumar Yadav, Parthita Dutta, Vini Kunhappan, Namrata Naresh, Manjul Manish, Mahoor Zahid, Sarmistha Gupta, Sankalp Shrivastava, Deepa A Agarwal, Suman Bhattacharya, Hema Myer Sood, Jasmine Akhtar, Dr. Navya Srinivas, Ann Meryem Baycan, Mir Raashidah

Among the winners list, Gayatri Rao won an exclusive Amazon Kindle, while Sambit Daspatnaik won a podcast kit from NE8x Litfest for their exceptional literary contributions among the entire list of participants for Litfest 2021.

Social media mentions and shoutouts featuring the Author & all their esteemed books, with mentions, tags was published across all leading social media handles of NE8x as on Facebook, Instagram & beyond.At a later stage of the ongoing NE8x Litfest, an academy to help share more information & strategies based on domain knowledge and mentors was created under the banner of NE8x Word and participating authors were guided on book marketing and social media outreach marketing for their books. Applications for Litfest 2022 are currently open and the same is been considered based on review of the submitted author profile submissions by our content research team across the author profile, book ratings and testimonials regarding their book review.Since its inception with the first NE8x® Literature Fest in 2018 for the respective categories for the year, the team had just one goal in mind:  To establish a community of writers thereby recognising their contributions and helping aspiring writers understand the literary domain in much more depth.The same mission has continued in the journey of NE8x Word as a literary accelerator towards creating an inclusive literary ecosystem.

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Jay Mishra: A Singer Who’s Ready To Shine With His Voice In Bollywood With Two Upcoming Singles

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Music is something that brings people closer to themselves, and that’s why we as humans thrive to listen more songs and empty out our emotions through music. Over the years, we have heard many new voices getting the stage they deserve and the recognition they deserve through their songs in Bollywood films. With singers who are on the top of the list coming from no where, it is not wrong to say that we as fans admire new voices. One such upcoming singer embraced with talent and a soulful voice is Jay Mishra.

Jay Mishra who hails out from the city of dreams Mumbai will be melting some hearts with his voice in upcoming Bollywood films which include Abhishek Saxena’s directorial Saroj Ka Rishta which stars Sanah Kapoor and Kumud Mishra in lead roles and Arshad Warsi and Meher Vij’s Banda Singh.

Jay Mishra’s entry through the doors of Bollywood is not overnight. One can purely see his dedication towards music and singing from the covers he constantly keeps posting on his Instagram account. Before starting his singing journey in the Music Industry in 2017, he used performed at various college festa and contests to keep himself in the league of competitions. Mishra previously made buzz for winning RcLit’s Secret Superstar, which was a singing contest, and for performing with legend like Abhijeet Bhattacharya. With two upcoming songs in much anticipated movies of 2022, Jay Mishra has strongly seen a growth through his constant hard work in the industry for the past 5 years.

Jay Mishra has also shared several musical jams with renowned singer Rahul Jain, as he is the composer of the two upcoming songs to which Jay has given his voice. Apart from this, he constantly conducts musical jams with Kunal Verma, who has wrote the lyrics of his upcoming songs. Jay Mishra has also worked with Anand Raj Anand as a Assistant and shared a couple of sessions of Jeet Ganguly.

Apart from being a professional singer, Jay Mishra is also a part-time writer and writes poetry and original songs as a hobby, the sneak peeks of which can be seen and listened on his Instagram profile where he keeps updating new covers and remarkable poetry pieces in his own voice. Nevertheless, people who have been listening to his cover songs through Instagram and other social networks are waiting for his first Bollywood song to release, which is a moment of celebration and delight for everyone who has became a fan of his natural and mesmerising voice over the years.

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Shaurya Naman embraced repeated Gandhi Sewa Ratna and The first international honor of Excellence award

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First international honor of excellence award to Mr. Shivam Shahi and Mr.Shivendra Rawat followed by Gandhi Sewa Ratna Award,22. International Open University Of Humanity Science and Peace with wac people council has awarded 20 celebrities from the country through actor Rajpal Yadav in the capital city Bhopal of Madhya Pradesh. By honoring diverse talent from various fields of society, actor Rajpal Yadav said that there are several heroes present in our society to protect and guide us 24×7. Honor these types of heroes of our society is a matter of pride as per Rajpal Yadav’s statement on the occasion. In the same event, Actor Rajpal Yadav got honored with the honorary degree of doctorate.
Shaurya Naman foundation is dedicated to serving and honoring the family of those people who sacrificed their lives for the nation. Hardcore efforts of the organization over the last 2 years made the accomplishment of 3000 ventilator support, construction of 5monument with the care and renovation of 40 other existing monuments. The foundation is involved in providing health and education with pilgrimage visits to family of martyr.
When asked for the honor, Mr. Shahi said that the founder of the organization, national president Mr. Ramesh Chandra Sharma is clear with his feelings and purpose. Mr. Sharma told that they were the children of those warrior families who left us for service to the nation. He got the responsibility of Uttar Pradesh because of this reason.


Shaurya Naman foundation members devote their passionate time to the organization after their study, and job hours. They have achieved International recognition in just 3 years of their services due to this reason.
Mr . Rawat expressed that they got the Gandhi Sewa honor in 2021 for the first time and this year the repeated award filled them with positive energy. He continued that the followed international awards made them more responsible. Both the personalities, Mr. Shivam Shahi and Mr.Shivendra Rawat are from the Gorakpur district and presently working in Indoor.
The general secretary, Mr.Rawat devoted his gratitude to the Shaurya Naman family to the martyr and also presented a token of thanks to Dr.V.K Bajaj there.
He requested the citizens to inform about the martyr’s family who is struggling with problems located anywhere. People can inform them about those martyr families via www.shauryanaman.org or 9111010007.
After the return from honor to Indore president Mr. Ramesh Sharma, secretory Kavita Sharma, treasurer Vinay Dixit, national coordinator Vineet Shukla, Dinesh Patidar, Rohit Chaturvediand Ravi Tiwari welcome him with their best wishes.
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Follow the link to become a part of the organization.

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The big arrival: Adarsh Ajmera is here to stay

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Adarsh Ajmera is all set for the release of his next music video “Junoon” in collaboration with Shaurya Khare, which will make the perfect addition to your wanderlust playlist. Apart from having sung the melody along with singer Simran Ahuja, Adarsh will also be seen featuring with Swati Sharma in ‘Junoon’. Written and directed by Shaurya Khare, Junoon is a travel based, romantic track which will strike a romantic cord within you every time with its upbeat music and captivating lyrics.

After giving beautiful renditions of classic songs like ‘Comfortably numb’ and ‘Tera Chehra’ which were highly appreciated by the audiences, Adarsh is gearing up for his next project ‘Aadat Phir Se’.

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