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Kamaladevi Chattopadhayay NIF Book Prize 2020: Katherine Eban, Rajdeep Sardesai among writers longlisted for the literary award
Set-up by the New India Foundation, the prize is awarded annually to the best non-fiction book on India.
'Hope immigrant in India benefits society and economy': Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella issues toned down statement on CAA after calling situation 'sad'
As protests against the amended Citizenship Act continue across the country, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella on Monday termed the emerging situation as 'sad'.
'More of us will speak every day': Cultural community deplores FIR against 49 celebs who wrote to Modi condemning 'lynchings'
Over 180 members of the cultural community, including actor Naseeruddin Shah, cinematographer Anand Pradhan, historian Romila Thapar and activist Harsh Mander among others, condemned the FIR lodged against 49 celebrities for an open letter they wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Let 'mann ki baat' not become 'maun ki baat': Congress' Shashi Tharoor and Rajeev Gowda write to Modi, protest FIR against 49 celebrities
'Those who criticise or have opposing views to yours should not be deemed enemies or anti-national,' the letter written by the Congress MPs to Narendra Modi read.
Ramchandra Guha is the third Indian historian to be recognised by the association, joining the ranks of Romila Thapar and Jadunath Sarkar.
Activists, theatre artists in Jaipur protest over sedition case against 49 celebrities for open letter to Narendra Modi
Activists condemned the filing of the sedition case against celebrities like Aparna Sen, Adoor Gopalakrishnan, Ramchandra Guha, Mani Ratnam, Anurag Kashyap and Revathi
Bihar lawyer lodges FIR against nearly 50 celebrities for writing open letter to Narendra Modi on mob lynching
An FIR was lodged here on Thursday against nearly 50 celebrities, including Ramchandra Guha, Mani Ratnam and Aparna Sen, who had written an open letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi raising concern over the growing incidents of mob lynching
Petition filed in Bihar court against citizens who wrote to Narendra Modi on lynching of minorities, hate crimes
A petition was filed in a Bihar court against 49 citizens, who had written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the lynching of minorities and hate crime
Kaushik Sen also said that the police have been informed about it and the phone number has been forwarded to authorities
Award wapsi gang active again to defame Modi govt, says Giriraj Singh after 49 celebrities write to PM on intolerance
Union Minister Giriraj Singh said 'award wapsi' gang has become active again to destabilise the Narendra Modi government after 49 celebrities wrote to the prime minister saying that 'Jai Shri Ram' has become a provocative war cry
Sabarimala temple row: CPM, BJP trade charges on violence in Kerala; UN calls for respecting rule of law
The violent protests which erupted across Kerala this week over the Sabarimala temple controversy sparked off a number of reactions on Twitter.
ABVP targets Ramachandra Guha over AU stint: It's worrying that this government tolerates intolerance
The worrying thing is that ABVP was allowed to dictate terms surrounding Ramchandra Guha's appointment with no resistance from the government. We can make all the noise we want to about being a tolerant society but the reality is in front of us.
Noted historian Ramchandra Guha today took to Twitter to complain of "unprovoked rudeness" by staff of low-cost carrier IndiGo
Gauri Lankesh murder: Karnataka BJP youth wing slaps legal notice on Ramchandra Guha for statement on Sangh Parivar
The Karnataka BJP Yuva Morcha's secretary on Monday slapped a legal notice on noted historian Ramchandra Guha after he alleged the involvement of the Sangh Parivaar in journalist Gauri Lankesh's murder in his interview.
Lodha committee wants Sunil Gavaskar and other BCCI commentators to sign undertaking to avoid conflict of interest
Sunil Gavaskar's relationship with a player's management firm was earlier brought into light by Ramchandra Guha in his letter after resignation from CoA.
The bench said it will decide the matter on the next date of the hearing and sought the replies from Srinivasan and Shah on the objections raised by CoA in their report.
If one is hell-bent on hunting for ‘conflict of interest’ in sport it would be found in places and instances where one would least expect it to be found.
Ranji Trophy: Home-away format may return this season after proposal finds favour in BCCI's captains' conclave
The concept of going back to the home and away format in Ranji Trophy games after one year's experiment with neutral venue format found favour from the majority of participants on Tuesday.
BCCI's Supreme Court-appointed panel: Who are Vinod Rai, Ramchandra Guha, Vikram Limaye, Diana Edulji?
All you need to know about Vinod Rai, Ramchandra Guha, Vikram Limaye, Diana Edulji – the four members of BCCI's Supreme Court-appointed panel.