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Sudhir Mishra says showing the poor in Serious Men as 'crawling, earnest' wasn't what he wanted to do
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Sudhir Mishra says showing the poor in Serious Men as 'crawling, earnest' wasn't what he wanted to do

"That's the bad art film you drink wine and discuss at film festivals," Serious Men director Sudhir Mishra said of films that show the poor without agency

Sudhir Mishra, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Manu Joseph on setting Serious Men against the backdrop of education system
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Sudhir Mishra, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Manu Joseph on setting Serious Men against the backdrop of education system

Author Manu Joseph, director Sudhir Mishra, and actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui in conversation with Firstpost about Netflix release Serious Men.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui to feature in Sudhir Mishra’s adaptation of Manu Joseph's novel Serious Men
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Nawazuddin Siddiqui to feature in Sudhir Mishra’s adaptation of Manu Joseph's novel Serious Men

Speaking about the project Sudhir Mishra said that in order for Nawazuddin Siddiqui to come on board, he had to ensure that the script was good.

Zee Jaipur Literature Festival 2018 comes to a close with a rousing debate on #MeToo
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Zee Jaipur Literature Festival 2018 comes to a close with a rousing debate on #MeToo

The debate capped off the 11th edition of the Zee Jaipur Literature Festival | #FirstCulture

Manu Joseph on his new book: 'Wanted to bring Narendra Modi into fiction'
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Manu Joseph on his new book: 'Wanted to bring Narendra Modi into fiction'

Veteran journalist and former editor of Open magazine, Manu Joseph is back with his third novel — Miss Laila, Armed and Dangerous, published by HarperCollins India

Sudhir Mishra's next to be based on Manu Joseph's award-winning novel Serious Men
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Sudhir Mishra's next to be based on Manu Joseph's award-winning novel Serious Men

Sudhir Mishra on the film adaptation of Manu Joseph's novel: 'I would love to retain Manu’s acerbic viewpoint since it matches with my worldview.'

Misreading Rohith Vemula's death: The suicide was not a story of 'depression'
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Misreading Rohith Vemula's death: The suicide was not a story of 'depression'

Rohith along with four other comrades were expelled from the struggle, were surviving in a makeshift tent in the campus, because of an alleged assault on one Nandanam Susheel Kumar

Outlook essay on Tehelka CCTV footage sparks Twitter war
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Outlook essay on Tehelka CCTV footage sparks Twitter war

Just when you thought that the Narendra Modi versus Rahul Gandhi versus Arvind Kejriwal versus a bunch of other ambitious politicians war has pre-booked headlines for the next of couple of months, the Tehelka sexual assault case shot back into limelight.

Manu Joseph's resignation: The perils of editorial surrender
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Manu Joseph's resignation: The perils of editorial surrender

The law protects journalists from termination, unless the journalist has undermined his or her own case by misbehavior or mistakes. But editors don't take on owners -- they need another owner to give them the next job.

Manu Joseph quits as editor of Open magazine
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Manu Joseph quits as editor of Open magazine

Journalist and author Manu Joseph has resigned as the Editor of the Open magazine

Indian Express asks for the mother of all embarrassments
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Indian Express asks for the mother of all embarrassments

The Indian Express group has sent a legal notice to Manu Joseph, Editor, Open magazine, and Vinod Mehta, former Editor of Outlook, and others threatening to sue them for a total of Rs 500 crore for the latter's remarks on the IE Army movement story.

The gay child needs more love: Leila Seth on Vikram Seth
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The gay child needs more love: Leila Seth on Vikram Seth

Vikram Seth and his mother Leila Seth open up in a chat about Indian writing in English, Chetan Bhagat, Twitter, being gay and of course, a suitable boy.