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More trouble for Padmavati: Ajmer Dargah Deewan urges PM to ban release
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More trouble for Padmavati: Ajmer Dargah Deewan urges PM to ba...

Comparing Sanjay Leela Bhansali with controversial writers Salman Rushdie, Taslima Nasreen and Tareq Fatah, the spiritual leader said Muslims should oppose the film Press Trust of India | Jaipur Last Updated at November 16, 2017 15:58 IST Padmavati Ajmer ... Business Standard, 2 months ago

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The must-read Rushdie interview

Around 15 years ago, Salman Rushdie was leaving the Metropolitan Opera House in New York. The city had just become his adopted home. He was heading towards the exit when he spotted a figure approaching along the corridor. The figure was Donald Trump."This was a long time ago," Rushdie recalls. "Long before he had expressed any political ambitions. When he was just this lummox, this kind of New York buffoon.'Trump began gesturing at Rushdie. "He did this thing where he pointed at me with ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Literary canary in India’s coalmine

Agence France-Presse She may have returned to publishing fiction after a two-decade hiatus, but writer Arundhati Roy says she has no plans to sheath her polemical sword anytime soon in a world where the vulnerable are still being “smashed.” Sitting in a ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 week ago

Let’s make a song and dance about India’s cultural heritage

Amit Khanna Cultural industries can create over five million jobs in the next five years. It has the potential to be a $200 billion industry in the same time frame. For this it requires a complete mind set change India’s cultural heritage goes back over ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 month ago

Best Books of 2017: My Choice

MJ AKBAR, AUTHOR AND MINISTER OF STATE FOR EXTERNAL AFFAIRS The oldest advertisement for travel claims that it broadens the mind. The anonymous chap who thought this up was probably referring to culture, architecture and possibly a variety of victuals he ...
 Open Magazine1 month ago

Best Books of 2017: Editor’s Choice

The idea of politics played out delightfully across the pages in 2017. Politics as narrative storytelling has been thriving as a literary genre for a while, and to add dramatic tension and ideological diversity to the story, the arena is getting crowded with ...
 Open Magazine1 month ago

From Nagasaki to a Nobel Prize

'Important turning points in a writer's career... Often, they are small, scruffy moments.''They are quiet, private sparks of revelation. They don't come often, and when they do, they may well come without fanfare...''They must often compete for attention with louder, seemingly more urgent demands.''Sometimes what they reveal may go against the grain of prevailing wisdom.''But when they come, it's important to be able to recognise them for what they are. Or they'll slip through your ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Padmavati and the right to re-imagine

For several years, it has been typical for high-budget, usually underwhelming films to be mired in controversy before their release. It happened with Jodha Akbar ; it happened with Vishwaroopam/Vishwaroop ; it happened with 3 Idiots ; it happened with Veer ; ...
 Sify1 month ago
Mathrubhumi

Padmavati row: Cops beef up Deepika's security after Karni Sena threat

Kota/New Delhi/Mumbai: The controversy over Bollywood film Padmavati took an ugly turn on Thursday as a leader of the Shri Rajput Karni Sena cited Ramayanas Surpanakha nose-chopping incident and warned Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone against "inciting" ...
 Mathrubhumi1 month ago

Jeet Thayil: A Poet’s Fiction

THE ARRIVAL OF Jeet Thayil’s new novel The Book of Chocolate Saints (Aleph; 501 pages; Rs 799) was heralded not by the usual melee of reviews and interviews. Instead, Jeet Thayil chose to interview Jeet Thayil in a national daily newspaper. Here was ...
 Open Magazine2 months ago
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