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Feb 08, 2020
Uber temporarily suspends account of Mumbai driver who took Jaipur poet to cops; BJP MLA felicitates cabbie with 'Alert Citizenship Award'The Uber driver who took 23-year-old poet, Bappadittya Sarkar, to a Mumbai police station after he overheard the poet's phone conservation about anti-CAA protest was suspended for 72-hours, reports Mumbai Mirror
Feb 06, 2020
Mumbai Uber driver takes passenger to police station after overhearing conversation on CAA protests; taxi aggregator terms incident as 'concerning'Uber came under the scanner on Thursday after an Uber driver on overhearing a phone conversation of a passenger, called the cops to 'turn in' and denounce the passenger as a 'communist'.
May 18, 2019
Persian mathematician Omar Khayyam’s 971st birthday celebrated in Google DoodleKhayyam has some important contributions in the field of mathematics, literature, and astronomy.
Dec 23, 2018
In Maharashtra's Shirgaon village, a 'farmer poet' defies stereotypes, seeks freedom through her wordsSuvarna Maskar's first poem was published within a few months in 2008 in a Marathi daily Pudhari.
Dec 19, 2018
Two Full Moons review: Vinita Agrawal's intimate new book is a nourishing mix of imagistic, surreal poemsVinita Agrawal’s fourth book of poems, Two Full Moons is a constellation of moments that are hauntingly visceral one second and deeply intimate in the very next.
Nov 25, 2018
In Maharashtra's Malgaon village, a retired school peon battles casteism with his poetryThe 63-year-old retired peon from Malgaon village in Satara district of Maharashtra completed his 47th poem in the first half of this year.
Jul 20, 2018
Padma Bhushan awardee lyricist and poet Gopal Das 'Neeraj', passes away aged 93Neeraj won three back to back Filmfare awards in the 70s for his compositions in Chanda Aur Bijli, Pehchaan and Mera Naam Joker
Mar 08, 2017
International Women's Day: Nadir Godrej's ode to women who balance work and homeIt is important to honour and respect women but organisations must go beyond that
Nov 13, 2016
My Sunset Marriage review: Hoshang Merchant's collected poems make for enjoyable readingHoshang Merchant is known commonly as India’s “first openly gay poet”, a serviceable label that's also served him criticism
Apr 26, 2016
Assassinated by Pinochet? As mystery lingers, Chile reburies Nobel-winning Pablo NerudaChile reburied Nobel prize-winning poet Pablo Neruda's remains on Tuesday after exhuming them to determine whether he was assassinated by late dictator Augusto Pinochet's regime - a mystery that still lingers.