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BJP versus everyone else: Mamata is only as anti-Modi as required to keep her 30% Muslim voters happy

Nov 21, 2015

BJP versus everyone else: Mamata is only as anti-Modi as required to keep her 30% Muslim voters happy

Minister of India during the election campaign; she herself had not openly voiced such ambitions but did not demur when the eminent writer and her great supporter Mahasweta Devi issued
Note to Tina Brown: Aamir Khan is cool, but how about a real activist for Women of World summit?

Mar 14, 2015

Note to Tina Brown: Aamir Khan is cool, but how about a real activist for Women of World summit?

odds. Ela Bhatt, Bhanwari Devi, Mahasweta Devi, Ruchira Gupta to name just a few. They have done it on the ground, at great risk to their lives sometimes and that should count for more
Ray felt filmmakers must be connected to reality: Govind Nihalani

Nov 15, 2014

Ray felt filmmakers must be connected to reality: Govind Nihalani

, wanted to adapt author Mahasweta Devi's play "Beej" into a film, a decision based on his acceptance of criticism.

"When I asked him why he chose this subject, Ray said there was

<b>Mahasweta</b> <b>Devi</b> accuses personal assistant of cheating her(Lead)

Oct 26, 2014

Mahasweta Devi accuses personal assistant of cheating her(Lead)

Kolkata, Oct 26 (IANS) Writer and social activist Mahasweta Devi Saturday accused her personal assistant Joy Bhadra of fraudulently acquiring her properties.

"Bhadra

<b>Mahasweta</b> <b>Devi</b> accuses personal assistant of defrauding her

Oct 25, 2014

Mahasweta Devi accuses personal assistant of defrauding her

Kolkata, Oct 25 (IANS) Writer and social activist Mahasweta Devi Saturday accused her personal assistant Joy Bhadra of fraudulently acquiring her properties.

Bhadra,

Radical Bengali writer Nabarun Bhattacharya dead

Jul 31, 2014

Radical Bengali writer Nabarun Bhattacharya dead

Bhattacharya and Magsaysay award winning writer Mahasweta Devi, Bhattacharya won the Sahitya Akademi award in 1997 for his novel "Herbert", which many critics have called anarchic. It w
Who is afraid of Modi? It’s intellectuals, not Muslims

Apr 15, 2014

Who is afraid of Modi? It’s intellectuals, not Muslims

community during her rise to power and 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 P
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)

, but stayed at the insistence of the people who voted me in. As regards Trinamool, I am surprised, they never expelled me. May be they can't afford to.

"Perhaps Mamata realises that her succes

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

Mahasweta Devi’s lips rather than her own.But there can be something like too much modesty. In a relentless 24x7 news cycle it’s meant that these leaders have pretty much ceded th