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Jun 19, 2018
On Salman Rushdie's 71st birthday, the most striking lines from Midnight's Children author's oeuvreMidnight's Children won Salman Rushdie the Man Booker Prize for Fiction in 1981 and it was termed as 'the best novel of all winners.'
Jun 02, 2018
Gauri Lankesh's ex-husband Chidanand Rajghatta's book turns spotlight on increasing illiberalismChidanand Rajghatta's book "Gauri Lankesh and the Age of Unreason" sheds light on why the country appears to have grown more intolerant with time.
Apr 17, 2018
Democracy In India Part 4: Rule of law routinely trampled upon by politicians in power, who act like 'new kings'In the Indian democracy, politicians in power are the new 'kings' as the principle of rule of law is routinely trampled upon by our rulers.
Jan 15, 2018
Novelist Stephen King to receive 2018 PEN America Literary Service AwardKing will be honoured with the award on 22 May at the American Museum of Natural History in New York.
Nov 25, 2017
Times Lit Fest 2017: Nayantara Sahgal gets Lifetime Achievement AwardSahgal fired a series of salvos at the ruling dispensation, even saying that the Narendra Modi-led NDA government is "a fascist regime" practising an undeclared dictatorship.
Oct 15, 2017
Sooni Taraporevala captures Mumbai's intimate, characteristic visuals in 'Home In The City'On display are Sooni Taraporevala's picture of MF Husain, as well as a picture of Irrfan Khan taken on the set of Salaam Bombay!
Oct 08, 2017
What Salman Rushdie’s new book, The Golden House, says about the bankrupting of magical realismSalman Rushdie writes epic novels, but his most recent one — The Golden House — is marked by an uncharacteristic lack of ambition
Sep 12, 2017
Gauri Lankesh murder: Fear among writers is now unidentified and undefined, says author Shashi DeshpandeSome time ago when I was speaking to senior author Shashi Deshpande, she had made a comment that the present situation was "scary". It is not a term she uses often
Jul 31, 2017
India has failed Taslima Nasreen yet again: Freedom of speech is still a victim as govt, police pass the buckIt is bad enough that Taslima Nasreen, now a Swedish citizen, has to apply for an Indian visa every year. Now it appears that we are unable to ensure even her basic safety when she is in the country on a low-key, private visit.
Apr 13, 2017
Jallianwala Bagh massacre: 98 years later, a look at films, books, music that documented it3 April 1919, marked the day of one of the worst political acts of violence we have ever seen — the Jallianwala Bagh massacre