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A Suitable Boy review round-up: Mira Nair's BBC drama series feels 'uncomfortably old school'
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A Suitable Boy review round-up: Mira Nair's BBC drama series feels 'uncomfortably old school'

A Suitable Boy, adapted for screen by Andrew Davies, will soon release in India on Netflix.

The problem with Indian publishing: State apathy, sales-driven editorial strategy, lack of accurate data
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The problem with Indian publishing: State apathy, sales-driven editorial strategy, lack of accurate data

Indian publishing, dominated by education and struggling to function through a lack of data, suffers the consequences of a state hostile to publishing and apathetic to the dissemination of knowledge.

Rasika Dugal says it was refreshing to headline a project like Out of Love: Always wanted to play the protagonist
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Rasika Dugal says it was refreshing to headline a project like Out of Love: Always wanted to play the protagonist

Rasika Dugal says she always wanted to play the lead characters in all her films/projects, like Manto, Hamid, Mirzapur, and Delhi Crime.

Ishaan Khatter reveals first look of Mira Nair's BBC series A Suitable Boy, shares a leisurely moment with Tabu
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Ishaan Khatter reveals first look of Mira Nair's BBC series A Suitable Boy, shares a leisurely moment with Tabu

Ishaan Khatter shared the first still of A Suitable Boy, featuring him alongside Tabu, on his Instagram account.

A Suitable Boy: Rasika Dugal to play Savita in Mira Nair's BBC adaptation of Vikram Seth's book
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A Suitable Boy: Rasika Dugal to play Savita in Mira Nair's BBC adaptation of Vikram Seth's book

A Suitable Boy has been described as a panoramic tale charting the fortunes of four large families.

A Suitable Boy: Mira Nair's BBC adaptation of Vikram Seth's book, featuring Ishaan Khatter, Tabu goes on floor
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A Suitable Boy: Mira Nair's BBC adaptation of Vikram Seth's book, featuring Ishaan Khatter, Tabu goes on floor

A Suitable Boy has been adapted for screen by writer Andrew Davies, best known for his work on Pride and Prejudice and War & Peace

Ishaan Khatter joins Tabu in Mira Nair's film adaptation of Vikram Seth's A Suitable Boy
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Ishaan Khatter joins Tabu in Mira Nair's film adaptation of Vikram Seth's A Suitable Boy

Ishaan Khatter made his film debut with Majid Majidi's Beyond the Clouds.

Mira Nair to begin filming her adaptation of Vikram Seth's best-selling novel A Suitable Boy in September
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Mira Nair to begin filming her adaptation of Vikram Seth's best-selling novel A Suitable Boy in September

A large part of the ensemble cast for Mira Nair's A Suitable Boy is already in place and among the names Nair mentions are Tabu, Shefali Shah, Vivek Gomber, Rasika Dugal and Vivaan Shah.

Richa Chadha, Radhika Apte, Tabu being considered for Mira Nair's Netflix adaptation of A Suitable Boy
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Richa Chadha, Radhika Apte, Tabu being considered for Mira Nair's Netflix adaptation of A Suitable Boy

Mira Nair is developing a web-series for Netflix based on Vikram Seth's A Suitable Boy and is in talks with Richa Chadha, Tabu, Radhika Apte to star in it.

Mira Nair to direct film based on Vikram Seth's award-winning novel A Suitable Boy
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Mira Nair to direct film based on Vikram Seth's award-winning novel A Suitable Boy

Mira Nair is known for her strong-themed films like Salaam Bombay!, Monsoon Wedding, Kamasutra: A Tale of Love and Namesake, to name a few.

Justice Leila Seth, first woman chief justice of state high court, dies at 86
India

Justice Leila Seth, first woman chief justice of state high court, dies at 86

Leila Seth, the first woman chief justice of a state high court in the country and mother of celebrated author Vikram Seth, has died. She was 86 and passed away last night at her residence in Noida.

A Suitable Boy: BBC to adapt Vikram Seth's novel into an eight part TV series
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A Suitable Boy: BBC to adapt Vikram Seth's novel into an eight part TV series

BBC to adapt Vikram Seth's A Suitable Boy as its first period drama with a non-white cast.

Indians demeaning others on religion not fit to be leaders, says Vikram Seth
India

Indians demeaning others on religion not fit to be leaders, says Vikram Seth

Tolerance is the basic tenor of the country and any Indian who demeans others on the basis of food, religion and love is not worthy to be a leader, said novelist Vikram Seth, who had earlier supported Sahitya Akademi's condemnation of writers' killings.

Full text: Sahitya Akademi urges dissenting writers to take back awards
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Full text: Sahitya Akademi urges dissenting writers to take back awards

Strongly condemning the killing of writer MM Kalburgi, Sahitya Akademi on Friday passed a unanimous resolution appealing to state and central governments to take steps to prevent such incidents and asked authors to take back the awards they had returned to protest against "rising intolerance".

Sahitya Akademi finally acted as an independent body: Vikram Seth backs condemnation of writers' killing
India

Sahitya Akademi finally acted as an independent body: Vikram Seth backs condemnation of writers' killing

Eminent author Vikram Seth on Friday came out in support of the Sahitya Akademi statement denouncing the recent killing of writers, saying it has condemned the "atmosphere of fear" sought to be created by such acts and acted as an "independent body".

Sahitya Akademi row: Vikram Seth says he will return award if organisation fails to protect writers
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Sahitya Akademi row: Vikram Seth says he will return award if organisation fails to protect writers

Acclaimed author Vikram Seth says that he would return his award, if the Sahitya Akademi fails to protect the lives and rights of writers.

Vikram Seth: Breakup with long-term partner delayed sequel to 'A Suitable Boy'
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Vikram Seth: Breakup with long-term partner delayed sequel to 'A Suitable Boy'

Indian writer Vikram Seth has said that breakup with a long-term partner as the reason for the delay in writing the sequel to his award-winning novel 'A Suitable Boy'.

Vikram Seth's new book of poems to be released this october, 25 years after previous one
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Vikram Seth's new book of poems to be released this october, 25 years after previous one

Novelist and poet Vikram Seth's new book of poems, which comes 25 years after the previous one, will be released this October,

Dad should decide whether he wants to write an autobiography: Manmohan Singh's daughter
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Dad should decide whether he wants to write an autobiography: Manmohan Singh's daughter

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has to make up his mind whether or not he wants to write his autobiography, his daughter Daman Singh has said.