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Arundhati Roy to Penguin India: 'You owe us writers an explanation'

'The elections are still a few months away. The fascists are, thus far, only campaigning. Yes, it's looking bad, but they are not in power. Not yet. And you've already succumbed?' Booker Prize......

Arundhati Roy says she is writing second book

Fifteen years after storming the literary world with her Booker Prize winning book 'God of Small Things', writer and activist Arundhati Roy is finally writing a second book. Speaking at the......

Crime Branch to probe sedition case against Geelani

A court in New Delhi was on Friday informed that the probe into a case of sedition, lodged against writer Arundhati Roy, hardline Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani and four others......

PIL filed against Arundhati Roy over Kashmir comment

A Public Interest Litigation was filed on Tuesday in the Jammu and Kashmir high court, seeking action against activist and author Arundhati Roy for her reported remarks advocating the right of......

RSS, NGOs, media ran Hazare movement: Arundhati Roy

In an interview with CNN-IBN, author and activist Arundhati Roy explains why she strongly opposes Anna Hazare's movement for the Jan Lokpal Bill On her article on Anna Hazare's movement "I am......

The ugly side of land acquisition in India

"India lives in several centuries at the same time. Somehow we manage to progress and regress simultaneously." Arundhati Roy Controversies, protests and violence have marred land acquisition......

Six Indians among world's top thinkers

There are some who go with the flow, while there are others who try to change the world for better with their revolutionary thinking. Here we present 25 global thinkers, including six Indians, who......

Can a peaceful revolution tackle corruption?

A peaceful revolution seems on the way in India, sans civil strife. It is still in swaddling clothes so the denouement is a long way off. But the uncertainty is matched by hope. In a world where......

Media: Of burying the 'paid news' report

Wild and sharp contrasts are common in India. But recent events have rattled even those who are surprise-proof. Most of the key accused in various corruption scandals are still to be charged. But......

Had Mukesh and Anil got together earlier...

Had Mukesh and Anil got together earlier... India would have been on top of the billionaires heap, a friend tells B S Prakash. 'If only they had come together earlier, they would be world number......

Review: Kannada film Ambara is a disappointing

Srikanth Srinivasa says Ambara, starring Yogish and Bhamaa, is a disappointing film and fails to evoke any curiosity, moving along predictable lines.   Director Sen Prakash has......

What upsets Gul Panag, Akshay Kumar

The twitter world is quite a busy one, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day. Gul Panag seemed quite upset with writer and activist......

Vidhubala: Acting is a closed chapter for me now

Vidhubala, daughter of the famous magician, late Prof Bhagyanath and sister of National Award-winning cinematographer Madhu Ambat, was star in Malayalam years ago. Now after a long break -- 30......
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Q. Common men of India have been crying for injusticefrom P. leaders since independence. CPM , Congress slowly getting the returns who were like brothers in Central govts in long time. Who may be the next party?
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Q. As CM of Paschim Banga, what welfare measures has Mamata taken for the people of the state?
Francisco:  A. Politics is beyond common man.Original Story:The Ant works hard in the withering heat all summer building its house andlaying up supplies for the...... more

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Q. 4 Who is the author of 'The Golden Gate'?Click to see Hint Click to searchKhushwant SinghVikram ChandraVikram SethArundhati Roy
Nauty:  A. Original Story:The Ant works hard in the withering heat all summer building its house andlaying up supplies for the winter. The Grasshopper thinks...... more

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Q. Arundhati Roy said...... The Congress has historically played covert communal politics in order to create what in India we call vote banks where you pit one community against another and so on in order to secure votes....Your views
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Among other things in his new book, Vinod Mehta says he has picked six people whom he admires, all of who figure in portraits of 1,200 words each.... ...

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On the Lauran Flanders show, Arundhati Roy was asked her views on the Nobel peace prize: ... ...

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It's always greener on the other side

So, what moves Kannada writers to run each other down? It is difficult to believe that only a pure urge to hold up the standards gets Girish Karnad... ...

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Noam Chomsky—Infuriating and Necessary

You don't have to buy Chomsky's ideas wholesale to recognize that his often outrageous critiques of American democracy and capitalism usually hit... ...

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Arundhati Roy

Source : SIFY Last Updated: Sat, Oct 11, 2014 18:36 hrs Arundhati Roy, who is quite renown for her statements, gave her unique world view in... ...

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