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Suhel Seth vs Viren Rasquinha Twitter war: 'God can't be an expert in every field, so he created Suhel Seth.'

Dec 08, 2014

Suhel Seth vs Viren Rasquinha Twitter war: 'God can't be an expert in every field, so he created Suhel Seth.'

Seth put his foot in his mouth at the Times Literature Festival in Mumbai on Sunday after failing to recognise Indian Olympian and former mens hockey team captain Viren Rasquinha. #Twitter #Viren Rasquinha #Suhel Seth #Times Literature Festival #Hockey team captain
PD James, the voice of detective Adam Dalgliesh, dies at 94

Nov 28, 2014

PD James, the voice of detective Adam Dalgliesh, dies at 94

PD James took the classic British detective story into tough modern terrain, complete with troubled relationships and brutal violence, and never accepted that crime writing was second-class literature. #Literature #PD James #PD James passes away #Adam Dalgliesh #Crime fiction #Crime writing
Twitter sees red over TOI's invite to Tarun Tejpal for Litfest

Nov 24, 2014

Twitter sees red over TOI's invite to Tarun Tejpal for Litfest

Tarun Tejpal, the former editor-in-chief of Tehelka, who was accused of rape last year by a co-worker has hit the headlines again. TOI's decision to invite him for their literature festival has caused a backlash. #social media #Times of India #SocialMedia #Tarun Tejpal #Festival #Tejpal #Times of India Literature Festival
Chetan Bhagat hits back: Equating good English with intelligence is snobbery

Nov 20, 2014

Chetan Bhagat hits back: Equating good English with intelligence is snobbery

I can dispassionately talk about it. It cannot bother me enough to disrupt me. But in the initial stages there were real moments of doubt," Bhagat, 40, told Reuters in an interview. #Literature #India #TheySaidIt #Chetan Bhagat #English #Five Point Someone #Candy Crush

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Kamal Haasan to Ashis Nandy Tragedy of hypersensitive India

Jan 27, 2013

Kamal Haasan to Ashis Nandy Tragedy of hypersensitive India

Really, why do we feel so easily hurt? Can there be benchmarks for any collective identity since all groups -- religious, ethnic, income or gender -- have all shades of people? #HowThisWorks #Jaipur Literature Festival #Ashis Nandy #Kamal Haasan
What writing can do that nothing else can Naipaul

Nov 05, 2011

What writing can do that nothing else can Naipaul

If there is a grand old man of letters at the Goa Thinkfest it's undoubtedly VS Naipaul. When he appeared on stage, chatting with Tarun Tejpal, he was in a kindly grandfather mode, happily playing a twinkling indulgent Yoda to Tejpal's Hans Solo. #Literature #V. S. Naipaul #Charles Dickens #ThinkFest #VS Naipaul