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Saudi Arabia summons Czech ambassador
Bahrain News Agency

Saudi Arabia summons Czech ambassador

Riyadh, Oct 9 (KUNA) -- The Saudi Foreign Ministry has summoned the Czech ambassador over the translation of Salman Rushdie's "The Satanic Verses" which is an offensive book to Islam and Muslims. In a statement to Saudi Press Agency (SPA) Friday, ... Bahrain News Agency, 20 hours ago
Saudi summons Czech envoy over 'Satanic Verses' Qatar Peninsula, 22 hours ago

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Yahoo! News Australia

Saudi Arabia protests over Czech 'Satanic Verses' 27 years

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia summoned the Czech ambassador to protest against a new translation of Salman Rushdie's book "Satanic Verses", Saudi state media said on Friday, 27 years after the novel triggered mass demonstrations and a death ...
 Yahoo! News Australia19 hours ago Protest Saudi's over Duivelsverzen  NigerianHerald.com22 hours ago
Malaysian Insider

Iran boycotts Frankfurt Book Fair over Rushdie invite

Iran said it will boycott next week's Frankfurt Book Fair after organisers invited the controversial author Salman Rushdie as a guest speaker. The foreign ministry said the fair had, "under the pretext of freedom of expression, invited a person ...
 Malaysian Insider2 days ago Iran calls on Muslim states to condemn German book fair over Rushdie  Islamic Republic News Agency1 day ago Iran threatens to boycott Frankfurt Fair over Rushdie  Mumbai Mirror3 days ago Iran threatens to boycott German book fair over Rushdie invite  Your Middle East3 days ago
Christian Science Monitor

'Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights' is Salman Rushdie's clanky meditation on faith

In Rushie's murky new novel, characters from two worlds the mundane and human and the supernatural set off an era of chaos that lead to the end of religion and its most destructive side effects. Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights By ...
 Christian Science Monitor2 days ago Salman Rushdie claims fanatics never liked culture  EFE3 days ago 'Everything lands me in trouble' - Salman Rushdie  New Zealand Herald1 week ago BOOK REVIEW: Two Years Eight Months & Twenty-Eight Nights  BDlive1 week ago
India Today

Surprise, surprise: Salman Rushdie recites Drake's lyrics

Can you imagine Salman Rushdie and Drake in the same sentence? Well, that has happened. Salman Rushdie recited lyrics from rapper Drake's songs for CBC. Picture courtesy: CBC/Youtube We were in for a surprise (rather shock) on Monday ...
 India Today5 days ago And 8 Other Things You Probably Didn't Know About Him  Huffington Post Canada1 week ago Watch Salman Rushdie, Newly Converted Drake Fan, Critique Drake Lyrics  Slate Magazine1 week ago Salman Rushdie on Fiction, ISIS, and the War on Pleasure  Slate Magazine1 week ago
Deutsche Welle

Salman Rushdie's 1,001 nights

In "Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Days," Salman Rushdie combines fairy tales and facts. It features the rationalist philosopher Ibn Rushd, who lived in the 12th century in Arab Spain, and his confrontation with the Islamic thinker Ghazali ...
 Deutsche Welle2 weeks ago Salman Rushdie offers his own 1,001 nights  Deutsche Welle2 weeks ago Salman Rushdie talks fiction, fairy tales and 'the problem of an interesting life'  Mashable1 month ago
Deccan Chronicle

Time to put controversialists in their place

The original fatwa' man Salman Rushdie spent years in fear of the Iranians taking offence to his book, although India may take belated pride in being the first country to ban the Satanic Verses. Creative people whose work is in the public domain to ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

Salman Rushdie: Time to retire?

In a world with Narendra Modi, Donald Trump and Islamic State, you wonder if there is still a need for magic realism, made a bedrock of literature by Gunter Grass and Gabriel Garcia Marquez and deployed to dazzling effect by Salman Rushdie in 1981's ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago
Siasat Daily

Memorandum on Social, Economic and Educational backwardness of Muslims sought by Commission

Indian Muslims listen to Muslim leader Shoiab Iqbal speaking against British author Salman Rushdie at Jama Masjid in New Delhi on March 16, 2012. Pakistani cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan on March 14 abruptly cancelled a visit to India after ...
 Siasat Daily2 weeks 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 weeks ago
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