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No buyers for freedom of expression, but The Hindus is now a bestseller

No buyers for freedom of expression, but The Hindus is now a b...

You'd be forgiven for thinking everyone knows about Penguin India's decision to withdraw and pulp Wendy Doniger's The Hindus: An Alternative History . Everyone hasn't. Screenshot of Wendy Doniger's book. There are many book lovers like ..., 3 weeks ago

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Indian government becoming extremely intolerant: A

Preetha Nair New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Author Wendy Doniger is back with "The Mare's Trap" which revisits the Kamasutra. Doniger, an American scholar, is no stranger to controversies. Her previous book, "Hindus - An Alternative History" ran into ...
 IANS Live1 month ago

The enviable stage of Vanaprastha

When it matters most, in times of great loss or great happiness, Wendy Doniger, author of On Hinduism, says she turns to Hindu Gods, especially Siva whom she finds, Beautiful, violent, charming and terrifying The book is a compilation of her essays written ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

A Response to Wendy Doniger's "The Repression of Religious Studies"

I think I should respond to the piece by Wendy Doniger in the Chronicle of Higher Education entitled "The Repression of Religious Studies', as I am the "Hindu" whose piece on Hinduism was substituted for her own by Encarta in 2003. As it was put to ...
 Huffington Post2 months ago

The Landmark Verdict In Favour Of Tamil Writer Murugan

It was the writer that died and not the man, but it was the man who posted the news of the writer's death in January, 2015: "Author Perumal Murugan has died. He is no God, so he is not going to resurrect himself." Last week, however, the writer ...
 NDTV1 week ago

Blood, sweat and fears

His The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer catapulted him to superstardom. It won him the Pulitzer Prize and the Guardian First Book Award. With his latest tome, The Gene, Siddhartha Mukherjee has woven a fascinating history of the gene ...
 AhmedabadMirror.com2 weeks ago

For Modi, its Focus Uttar Pradesh as he cracks on non-performers

By Amulya Ganguli — A day before Ram Shankar Katheria was sacked the Minister of State for Human Resource Development, he had said that there was nothing wrong with the saffronisation of education. He was articulating the long-standing agenda of ...
 Oman Observer2 weeks ago For Modi, it's 'Focus Uttar Pradesh'  The Statesman2 weeks ago For Modi, its 'Focus Uttar Pradesh'  Daijiworldcom2 weeks ago For Modi, the focus is on Uttar Pradesh  Gulf News2 weeks ago

A new Sanskrit wave

A cow that speaks, a question on patriarchy and the story of a 17th-century poet -- Sanskrit filmmakers are finding new ways to revive the 'dying' language. IMAGE: Rajesh Hebbar and Pratheeksha Kashi in Priyamanasam. A woman in a flowing white skirt and a blouse looks at her lover with tears in her eyes and he matches her tears with equal exaggerated pain. Their attire makes one expect them to start speaking in Malayalam or Telugu, and to the untrained ear, that could well be true. But pay ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Perumal Murugan case: Why the judgment troubles me

“If you do not like a book, throw it away” could be the most significant words uttered by a judge in an era of censorship and intolerance, a climate in which anyone can complain of having been offended, and place the onus on the purportedly offensive ...
 Sify2 weeks ago

Target UP as Modi reboots cabinet

Amulya Ganguli on recent cabinet reshuffle…Weekly column political circus BJP president Amit Shah arrives in Bengaluru A day before Ram Shankar Katheria was sacked the Minister of State for Human Resource Development (HRD), he had said that ...
 Asian Lite2 weeks ago
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