Latest News on Girish karnad
Showing of 0 - 10 from 17 results
Girish karnad - Total results - 17
Nov 01, 2017
Ramachandra Guha fully deserves Rajyotsava Award, critics wrong in questioning his facility with KannadaGuha has always claimed to be a proud Kannadiga. He represents Karnataka and the state is equally proud to claim him.
Oct 31, 2017
Girish Karnad to be honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award at upcoming literature festivalVeteran actor and playwright Girish Karnad is all set to be honoured by Tata Literature Live! Lifetime Achievement Award 2017.
Jan 15, 2016
'Chalk N Duster' review: Juhi, Shabana's performance shows that you are only as old as your feelThe fact that we have three women, neither glamorous or young —playing central characters — is reason enough to applaud Chalk N Duster.
Dec 14, 2015
Shyam Benegal turns 81: Here are 10 of the director's best filmsThe author finds Shyam Benegal, the most influential director since Satyajit Ray
Nov 15, 2015
Tipu Sultan controversy: VHP back from the cold; works in tandem with BJP to nail CongressAre the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and the BJP set to embark on a major political journey in Karnataka in the wake of the controversial Tipu Sultan birth anniversary celebrations?
Nov 13, 2015
'Apologize or face Maratha heat': Congress MLA slams Karnad for Tipu Sultan-Shivaji comparisonMaharashtra Congress legislator Nitesh Rane has slammed Girish Karnad over his comments on Maratha king Chhatrapati Shivaji, saying the writer should "either apologise or face the Maratha heat".
Nov 13, 2015
It's political: Apology of little help for Girish Karnad as politicians kick in to milk his 'Tipu' commentKarnad had only observed that it would have been better had Karnataka named Bengaluru International Airport after the erstwhile rule of Mysuru, Tipu Sultan; and that was enough to make him target of threats, even a death threat. Has Karnataka become too prickly about suggestions from well-known personalities?
Nov 11, 2015
Tipu Sultan would have enjoyed status of Shivaji if he was a Hindu: Girish KarnadJnanpith awardee Girish Karnad on Tuesday said 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan would have enjoyed the same status as of Maratha king Chhatrapathi Shivaji, if he was a Hindu and not a Muslim.
Sep 10, 2015
Kalburgi's murder: Karnataka is no state for people with progressive viewsAfter eminent Kannada scholar and rationalist MM Kalburgi was gunned down for his views on idol worshipping, the latest target of the religious extremists is Professor KS Bhagwan, a retired professor from the Mysuru University.
Apr 10, 2015
Girish Karnad turns up for Bengaluru beef eating event, but cops take away foodAnticipating trouble as the event had invited a lot of opposition, police intervened and took away the eatables made of beef from the organisers.