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'Now I can die in peace': Mamata hails SC's Singur verdict asking Tatas to return land to farmers

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"Had Mahasweta Devi been alive today, she would have been very happy... It is victory for the farmers, victory for truth and victory for Maa-Maati-Manush." - Mamata Banerjee DNA, 16 hours ago
Now I can die in peace: Mamata MSN News US, 4 hours ago

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Portrait of the writer as an activist

Mahasweta Devi, celebrated writer and radical activist, died in Calcutta on Thursday. She was 90. Belle Vue Clinic officials said she died at 3.16pm due to "multi-organ failure that led to a cardiac arrest". She had been admitted with respiratory distress on ...
 The Telegraph1 month ago Mahasweta Devi wanted to live up to 100 years to finish her pending work  India Today1 month ago Mahasweta Devi, activist-author, passes away  Deccan Herald1 month ago Mahasweta Devi: A writer who never minced her words  Business Standard1 month ago


: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has condoled the passing away of Bengali writer Mahasweta Devi. He said she had made great contributions to Indian literature. CPI(M) leader V.S.Achuthanandan said Mahasweta Devi energised Indian literature and social life ...
 The Hindu1 month ago Oops! Sushma Swaraj pays homage to Mahasweta Devi, but quotes wrong books  India Today1 month ago Taslima Nasreen, Amitav Ghosh condole Mahasweta Devi's death  Prokerala1 month ago Kerala condoles Mahasweta Devi's death  Business Standard1 month ago

Voice of the voiceless

Mahasweta Devi may have passed away on July 28, but her unflagging endeavour to chronicle the oppressed immortalised her long ago in the hearts of the downtrodden (Mahasweta Devi, writer and social activist, passes away and Indefatigable chronicler of the ...
 The Hindu1 month ago ‘Voice of justice’ Mahasweta Devi dies  Asian Age1 month ago Mahasweta Devi: All you need to know about the writer who was a voice for the oppressed  DNA1 month ago

Admirers of eminent writer Mahasweta bid her tearful farewell

Thousands of people from all walks of life today filed past the body of Mahasweta Devi to pay their last respects before the eminent writer and social activist was cremated with full state honours. Thousands of her admirers, artists, writers, ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Thousands bid tearful farewell to Mahasweta Devi  Rediff.com1 month ago

Mahasweta Devi (January 1926 - July 2016)

A litterateur with the zeal of an activist, Mahasweta Devi used creative expression as a tool to fight for the rights of the indigenous people and marginalised sections. Latest slideshows in this section More slideshows in these sections
 The Hindu1 month ago Mahasweta Devi - A voice of the oppressed  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Grandson remembers Mahasweta Devi

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee and other dignitaries pay their last respects to noted writer and social activist Mahasweta Devi during her funeral ceremony at Rabindra Sadan in Kolkata. (Photo: Abhijit Mukherjee) Mahasweta Devi’s grandson ...
 Asian Age1 month ago Noted writer Mahasweta Devi critical, West Bengal CM visits hospital  Zee News1 month ago

Author Mahasweta Devi critical, under observation

After showing signs of improvement during the past few days, the health of eminent litterateur Mahasweta Devi has once again deteriorated and doctors said she is in a very critical condition now. Doctors at the Belle Vue Clinic hospital said her health had improved during the last few days but now it has started deteriorating again. "She is on ventilator and in a very critical condition. Her health parameters are in a stable condition," the doctors said. The 90-year-old writer-activist, who is ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Mahasweta Devi in very critical condition: Doctors  Business Standard1 month ago
The Hindu

She dipped her fictional pen in real ink

SAMIK BANDYOPADHYAY, a dear friend of the legendary writer Mahasweta Devi who gave literary fiction a new meaning altogether, recalls his five decades of association with her. He records the highs and lows of not just his journey with her, but of the great ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago

Mahasweta Devi is not dead

Though the writer is no more in the corporeal sense, her words, her thoughts, and the lives of those she touched infuse subaltern writing with a tangible value. Mahasweta Devi lives on in the edifice of words she constructed during the course of her dynamic ...
 The Hindu4 weeks ago
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