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Ban on Rushdie's Book by Rajiv Gandhi Government Was Wrong: P ...

Twenty-seven years after the then Rajiv Gandhi government banned Salman Rushdie's controversial novel 'The Satanic Verses', former Finance Minister P Chidambaram today said it was… New Delhi: Twenty-seven years after the then Rajiv Gandhi ... MyInforms, 1 hour ago

Intolerance issue follows Narendra Modi to UK, via 200 authors

Some of the world's best-known writers based in the United Kingdom, including Booker Prize winners Salman Rushdie and Ian McEwan, have exhorted British Prime Minister David Cameron to raise the issue of freedom of expression in India with Prime ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago Writers urge David Cameron to raise India's 'climate of fear' With PM Modi  Daijiworldcom2 weeks ago Writers Urge UK PM to Raise India's 'Climate of Fear' With PM Modi  NDTV2 weeks ago Nothing Was Off The Table With PM Modi, Says David Cameron  NDTV2 weeks ago

Writers urge Cameron over India free speech

More than 200 writers including Salman Rushdie, Val McDermid and Ian McEwan have called on David Cameron to address India's "rising climate of fear" with its Prime Minister Narendra Modi. An open letter has been published by Pen International as ...
 BBC2 weeks ago
International Business Times India

Rushdie questions PM Modi's 'silence', joins chorus of protesting Indian writers

Salman Rushdie with India-born Canadian filmmaker Deepa Mehta. Rushdieco-produced a film based on his 1981 'Midnight's Children', directed by Mehta and released in 2012. (Photo: Midnight's Children Movie Official Site) Mumbai-born author Salman ...
 International Business Times India1 month ago Salman Rushdie on Modi's Silence  Asian Lite1 month ago Modi's silence permitting thuggish violence: Salman Rushdie  News India Times1 month ago

Genie out of bottle

Salman Rushdie was a teenager when he first learned that his last name was invented rather than inherited. “My grandfather wasn’t called Rushdie,” he said. “My father just made it up. He made a really good choice. It came ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

10 songs that made Waheed Murad the superstar that he was

The Chocolate Hero was known for featuring in songs by Mehdi Hasan and Ahmad Rushdie as well as his acting prowess on-screen. Here are ten songs picturised on Waheed Murad that made him the star that he was and continues to be:- Ko Ko Korina ...
 ARY News.tv5 days ago
Broadway World

Salman Rushdie Discusses New Novel TWO YEARS EIGHT MONTHS AND TWENTY-EIGHT NIGHTS at The Music Hall Tonight

The Music Hall's Writers on a New England Stage series will present bestselling author Salman Rushdie tonight, September 22, 2015. Mr. Rush die will discuss his first novel for adults in seven years, TWO YEARS EIGHT MONTHS AND TWENTY-EIGHT NIGHTS, a ...
 Broadway World2 months ago Two Years Eight Months and Twenty Eight Nights  Mid Day1 month ago
Malaysia Edition

Why penguins can't taste fish and how the Moon's got better broadband! Bizarre facts from a new book to boggle your mind and tickle your funny bone

Always on the lookout for fantastic facts to impress your friends and family? Then arm yourself with a new book by the brains behind BBC quiz show QI, which boasts a dazzling array of 1,234 pieces of outlandish information, says Etan Smallman. ...
 Malaysia Edition1 day ago

Backlash over comments on 'intolerance'

NEW DELHI: Bollywood star Aamir Khan, who starred in a television campaign to promote India, has complained of "rising intolerance" in his homeland, sparking a storm of criticism including from the ruling Hindu nationalist party. Khan, who like ... days ago Intolerance claims a conspiracy, says BJP  MENAFN3 days ago

Political uproar over Aamir Khan remark

Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan's remarks on growing "intolerance" in India has sparked criticism, including from the ruling Hindu nationalist BJP. Mr Khan said he was "alarmed" over the rise of acts of intolerance in India and that his filmmaker ...
 BBC3 days ago
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