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Radical Bengali writer Nabarun Bhattacharya dead

Jul 31, 2014

Radical Bengali writer Nabarun Bhattacharya dead

-playwright Bijon Bhattacharya and Magsaysay award winning writer Mahasweta Devi, Bhattacharya won the Sahitya Akademi award in 1997 for his novel "
Who is afraid of Modi? Its intellectuals, not Muslims

Apr 15, 2014

Who is afraid of Modi? Its intellectuals, not Muslims

to this day trots out the likes of Mahasweta Devi whenever she can. Modi has snubbed the English language television media in his campaign to be PM
Trinamool is an anarchy that works Kabir Suman (Interview) (Election Special)

Mar 17, 2014

Trinamool is an anarchy that works Kabir Suman (Interview) (Election Special)

realises that her success is largely because of Mahasweta Devi's writings and Kabir Suman's songs that enabled the Trinamool make inroads into the urban
Claiming the throne Why Modi's open ambition is his biggest asset

Mar 08, 2014

Claiming the throne Why Modi's open ambition is his biggest asset

simple person and citizen of this country. Mamata probably feels her prime ministerial ambitions are better served coming from Anna Hazare and Mahasweta
Mamata has lost faith in common people Congress leader

Mar 04, 2014

Mamata has lost faith in common people Congress leader

, rights activist Mahasweta Devi has said Mamata will be the "only ideal prime minister".Both the Shahi Imam of Kolkata's Tipu Sultan mosque, Syed
Watch out, Kejriwal-dada. Mamata Didi is coming to Delhi.

Jan 30, 2014

Watch out, Kejriwal-dada. Mamata Didi is coming to Delhi.

on top of the world. The panchayat polls had gone in its favour. The states most famous intellectual Mahasweta Devi was back in Didis camp. Mamata is
Activists to file PIL seeking telecast of Taslima serial

Dec 27, 2013

Activists to file PIL seeking telecast of Taslima serial

officer threatened action if the serial was telecast and anything untoward happened," said Bhadra.Eminent litterateurs including Mahasweta Devi
Activists to file PIL seeking telecast of Taslima Nasreen serial

Dec 27, 2013

Activists to file PIL seeking telecast of Taslima Nasreen serial

threatened action if the serial was telecast and anything untoward happened," said Bhadra.Eminent litterateurs including Mahasweta Devi, Shankha Ghosh and
PIL filed to demand telecast of serial based on Taslima Nasrin's story

Dec 27, 2013

PIL filed to demand telecast of serial based on Taslima Nasrin's story

officer threatened action if the serial was telecast and anything untoward happened," said Bhadra.Eminent litterateurs including Mahasweta Devi
<b>Mahasweta</b> <b>Devi</b> recalls Mandela's words of praise

Dec 07, 2013

Mahasweta Devi recalls Mandela's words of praise

Kolkata, Dec 6 (IANS) Fondly recalling having received the Jnanpith Award from Nelson Mandela, eminent author Mahasweta Devi Friday recalled how the