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Jan 28, 2017
Social media, trolls, dissent: Author Arnab Ray tackles convenient notions at Kolkata Lit MeetWriter Arnab Ray put forward an interesting idea at the recent Kolkata Literary Meet: That trolling, for the most part, is good.
Jan 26, 2017
There is a fine difference between trolling and threatening on Social Media, says author Arnab RayTwitter has emerged as a parallel universe for a large number of people, but there is a fine line separating trolling from "threatening" someone, says a leading user of the social media platform.
Feb 09, 2016
Ruskin's rear view mirror: Writer working on memoirs, including an 'invented life'Legendary children's author Ruskin Bond is writing his autobiography in three volumes, one of which will reveal why he did not marry.
Jan 27, 2014
Being a criminal in my own country: Vikram Seth on Sec 377On Tuesday two judges of the Supreme Court will consider the review petition filed about their ruling on Section 377. With time running out, Vikram Seth takes to the stage once again to speak up against a judgment he finds ethically hollow and intellectually shallow.
Feb 05, 2013
Yechury demands West Bengal to come clean on Rushdie row"First, the government should say why he was not allowed. Then only we can say if it was right or wrong," Sitaram Yechury said.
Jan 30, 2013
Rushdie banned from Kolkata: Preemptive strike most foulThe most frightening aspect about the ban on Rushdie from coming to Kolkata during the book fair is that Rushdie was not even on the Kolkata Literary Meet programme. This was a preemptive strike.
Jan 30, 2013
Second edition of Kolkata Literary Meet beginsTerming Kolkata 'the city of books', Amitav Ghosh said, "Kolkata, despite all the difficulties that we have faced through the years, has miraculously preserved its literary culture".