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Aug 08, 2019
Taslima Nasreen on self-censorship, and Indian democracy: 'If you don't get equality, you don’t get freedom'In an interview with Firstpost, writer Taslima Nasreen talks about living in India because of her exile, and the concept of freedom being impossible in a society without equality.
Aug 06, 2019
Does freedom exist? Writers come together to discuss the question at HarperCollins' upcoming debateHarperCollins' 'The Debate' is back with its second edition, this time asking: Does freedom exist? Panelists Taslima Nasreen, Tanuj Solanki and Aanchal Malhotra take up the question in the upcoming event in Delhi's India International Centre.
Jul 22, 2019
Taslima Nasreen expresses hope that India will extend her residence permit, says she is the 'daughter of this soil'Taslima Nasreen has expressed hope that the government will consider giving her either a longer permit or a permanent one to stay in India.
Jul 21, 2019
Taslima Nasreen's residence permit in India extended for another year; Bangladeshi author had urged Amit Shah to prolong her stayTaslima Nasreen had to leave Bangladesh in 1994 in the wake of death threat by fundamentalist outfits for her alleged anti-Islamic views and is now a citizen of Sweden.
Jul 05, 2019
Zaira Wasim quits Bollywood: Anubhav Sinha says she should be allowed to practice her religionZaira Wasim had recently announced her decision to quit the film industry because her career was interfering with her faith.
May 01, 2019
Taslima Nasreen's bestseller Lajja to have a sequel: Shameless will be published in January 2020Lajja, an outspoken narrative of the patriarchy, misogyny and power structures prevalent in the country, revolved around the protagonist, Suranjan and his family, and Shameless takes this story forward following their relocation from Bangladesh to Kolkata
Nov 16, 2018
Sabarimala row: Don't understand why women activists are so eager to enter temple, says Bangladeshi author Taslima NasreenBangladeshi writer and women's rights activist Taslima Nasreen on Friday tweeted on the ongoing Sabarimala row.
Aug 09, 2018
Meesha book controversy: Ban on literary work violates freedom of speech; test for such moves should be extremely stringentMeesha book controversy: Calls for ban on books violating the right to freedom of speech and expression and the court, in deciding whether a prohibition on a book is justified, must balance free speech with public interest
Jul 31, 2018
Kolkata archbishop calls Mamata Banerjee leader of 'national stature', slams lynching incidents, says attempts to polariseDays after Mamata Banerjee's speech at Saint Stephen's College was scrapped, the archbishop of Kolkata has come out in support of the West Bengal chief minister and called her a "leader of national stature who has the conviction to take all together", according to a report in The Economic Times.
May 07, 2018
After Manohar Lal Khattar's remarks on namaz in public, Taslima Nasreen says similar rules should apply for other worshippers tooBangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen has said that namaz should be offered at mosques or eidgahs, and similar rules should apply for other religions as well.