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Remark on Emergency, Satanic Verses: Why Chidambaram is ...

Congress's ban plight

Rushdie affair returns to puncture its tolerance The Congress has tied itself up in knots over former Union Minister and party leader P Chidambaram's statement that the Rajiv Gandhi Government had done the wrong thing by banning Salman Rushdie's ... New Delhi Pioneer, 2 months ago
88 Rushdie book ban wrong: P Chidambaram Asian Age, 2 months ago

Author Salman Rushdie Awarded Mailer Prize For Lifetime Achievement

India-born author Salman Rushdie has been awarded the prestigious Mailer Prize that honours writers who fully exercise their freedom of creativity and thrive on dialogue and debate. The 68-year-old received the Mailer Center's Annual Lifetime ...
 NDTV1 month ago Rushdie receives Mailer Prize for lifetime achievement  The Hindu1 month ago Barack Obama Buys Salman Rushdie's Latest Book  Booktrade - Book2Book2 months ago
United News of India

Jaitley asks for relook at SC gay sex verdict: PC finds ban on satanic verses wrong

New Delhi, Nov 29 (UNI) Former Union Minister P Chidambaram said the ban on Salman Rushdie's book Satanic Verses imposed during Rajiv Gandhi's regime was ''wrong''. Speaking at the Times Literary Festival here yesterday, Mr Chidamabam, who was ...
 United News of India2 months ago Penguin India refused to publish Satanic Verses, says Congress  The Hindu2 months ago

Press Modi on intolerance, writers urge Cameron

Over 200 prominent authors, including Salman Rushdie, have asked British Prime Minister David Cameron to raise the issue of “rising climate of fear” and “growing intolerance” in India with counterpart Narendra Modi, in second letter from the PEN ...
 Asian Age2 months ago

Opera Theatre Announces Casts for 2016 Festival Season

Opera Theatre of Saint Louis (via noodls) / Season includes world premiere based on Salman Rushdie's Shalimar the Clown, three classic masterworks - Puccini's La bohème, Verdi's Macbeth, and Strauss's Ariadne on Naxos, and the second annual Center ...
 Noodls2 hours ago

The Satanic Verses Salman Rushdie's love song to our mongrel selves

, 12:00 pm By Rohana R. Wasala A poet's work. To name the unnameable, to point at frauds, to take sides, start arguments, shape the world and stop it from going to sleep. - Nonconformist satirical poet Baal, a character in The Satanic ...
 Sri Lanka Island1 month ago

Iran and Europe should engage in multipurpose dialogue

View Rate : 287 # News Code : TTime- 252874 Print Date : Tuesday, February 9, 2016 Ex-nuclear negotiator Mousavian says it should be acknowledged that anti-Iran consensus in the U.S. is broken Seyed Hossein Mousavian, a former official at ...
 Tehran Times1 day ago

Death in Bucharest of 'perfect English eccentric' and gay rights activist David St Vincent

David St Vincent's decomposing body was found in his Bucharest apartment nearly a month ago and police are now treating it as suspicious Police in Bucharest are investigating the suspicious death of an English travel writer and activist who ...
 NewsGrio1 day ago
Canberra Times

Turnbull lands on a snake on tax reform

SKETCH Video will begin in 5 seconds. More video Recommended Explainer: double dissolution elections Unwavering immigration policy GST backflip? How to avoid dodgy builders Stuart Robert: the China scandal Replay ...
 Canberra Times1 day ago

10 globe-trotting books that influenced Anita Rau Badami

THE BOOK WITH UNLIKEABLE CHARACTERS For years I had mostly read books by British authors, which, while I devoured and loved them, depicted worlds unfamiliar to me. Anita Desai was among the first in a long list of Indian writers I became addicted to ...
 MyInforms4 days ago
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