"Writers aren't warriors. They need support from the intellectual elite, the media and the secular state to stand up for them and protect them," said writer-publisher Urvashi Butalia. She was speaking at session - Ankahee: What Must Not Be Said -at the packed ... DNA, 2 days ago
Writers and publishers on Sunday condemned the harassment of Tamil writer Perumal Murugan, saying it was a blow to the freedom of expression. Prominent authors and journalists who were in the session—Ankahee: What Must Not Be Said— shared their ...Deccan Herald, 2 days ago
Born in 1966, Perumal Murugan is a Tamil professor in his native town Thiruchengode and an author with about eight books to his name. A simple man, Murugan keeps away from the limelight. Or at least he used to. In the first week of December 2013, ...Hindustan Times, 3 days ago
Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint The Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF), inaugurated this morning by Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje Scindia, started a five-day celebration of the world of words. Scindia, who had just arrived from a ...Livemint.com, 1 week ago Jaipur LitFest: Amid celebrations, a debate on censorship [Mint, New Delhi] BusinessWeek, 6 days ago
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Mahira Khan was lauded across Pakistan for her powerful performance as Khirad alongside Fawad Khan in 'Humsafar' and is now all set to make her debut on Indian Television with 'Humsafar' on ZINDAGI channel which is garnering applause from bedazzled ...Afternoon Despatch & Courier, 2 months ago
In a special series, we will put YOU to the test everyday! Take part in our daily Bollywood quiz, and see how well you know Hindi cinema! 1. Who plays Amol Palekar's love interest in Basu Chatterjee's Chitchor? A. Zarina Wahab B. Vidya Sinha C. Deepti Naval Wrong! Try Again. Wrong! The correct answer is A. Zarina Wahab. Zarina Wahab played Amol Palekar's love interest in the 1976 film Chitchor. This was their first collabration. Later, they worked in Gharonda and Agar. Correct! Zarina Wahab ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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