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Rushdie book remark: Cong distances itself from Chidambaram

The Congress on Monday distanced itself from former Finance Minister P Chidambaram's statement that the banning of Salman Rushdie's controversial novel 'The Satanic Verses' by the Rajiv Gandhi......

Ban on Satanic Verses wrong: Chidambaram admits, 27 years later

Twenty-seven years after the then Rajiv Gandhi government banned Salman Rushdie's controversial novel The Satanic Verses, former finance minister P Chidambaram today said it was "wrong."......

200 authors to UK PM: Talk on intolerance in India with Modi

Over 200 noted authors, including Salman Rushdie and Neel Mukherjee, have asked British Prime Minister David Cameron to raise the issue of "rising climate of fear" and "growing intolerance" in......

Salman Rushdie trolled for 'thuggish violence' remark

Booker Prize winning author Salman Rushdie, who came under attack for backing authors protesting against “rising intolerance” in India, rubbished the criticism by “Modi......

Rushdie backs authors, 12 more return Sahitya Akademi awards

Booker Prize winning author Salman Rushdie on Monday joined the growing chorus of protests by writers and poets against spread of "communal poison" and "rising intolerance" in the country even as......

Review: Midnight's Children is magical, a must watch

Midnight's Children is a must watch for people who've yearned to experience Salman Rushdie's iconic storytelling in a more accessible format, writes Nishi Tiwari.I've come to know two kinds of book......

Salman Rushdie: I really miss the people of Mumbai

It wasn't only me who was born in Mumbai, but also the idea of the book and the film Midnight's Children, says Salman Rushdie. The author and filmmaker Deepa Mehta speak to Sonil Dedhia in the city......

Bollywood condemns Salman Rushdie ban

As Rajasthan government persuaded the organizers of Jaipur Literary Festival to ask Salman Rushdie to call off his visit, stars condemned the ban on Twitter.Celina......

First Look: Shahana Goswami in Deepa Mehta's Midnight's Children

Acclaimedfilmmaker Deepa Mehta, who's working on her latest project -- a film adaptation of author Salman Rushdie's Midnight's Children -- shared a still of Shahana Goswami from the......

How Midnight's Children became a movie

As Salman Rushdie and Deepa Mehta unveiled their project at the ongoing Toronto International Film Festival this week, everyone was left guessing who the Bollywood diva was that Rushdie said turned......
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Left MLAs stage protest at Kerala Assembly Modi calls on collective efforts to combat climate change Turkey downed Russian jet to defend IS oil... ...
Rijiju jibe at Cong over PC claim on Rushdie book

Amidst the ongoing debate over alleged intolerance, Union Minister Kiren Rijiju today said former Finance Minister P Chidambaram's statement that... ...
Govt says there's absolute tolerance in India

The Lok Sabha is set to see an action-packed day on Monday as the lower House of Parliament takes up the raging debate over snowballing intolerance... ...
Intolerance not new phenomenon

e from the Opposition over incidents of intolerance, the Government on Monday said this phenomenon was there in the past too and the Narendra Modi... ...
Penguin India refused to publish Satanic Verses, says Congress

Two days after former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said the decision to ban Salman Rushdie's The Satanic Verses by the Congress government in... ...

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