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If someone tries to shut you up, talk louder: Rushdie

The raging controversy over author Salman Rushdie's visit to the Jaipur literary festival and the abrupt cancellation of a video link with the writer at the last minute on Tuesday evening refuses......

Sorry Mr Rushdie, you can't video chat either

In a new twist to the Salman Rushdie controversy, Rajasthan government on Monday said it would not allow the controversial author's proposed video link address to the Jaipur Literature Festival......

My bid to embrace Islam was pretence: Rushdie

Controversial Indian-origin writer Salman Rushdie has said that he pretended to 'embrace Islam', the religion of his birth, almost 18 years ago in the hope that it would lessen the threat to kill......

Knighthood row: Straw 'no fan of Rushdie'

Jack Straw, the leader of Britain's House of Commons has joined the Salman Rushdie knighthood row saying he understood the concerns and sensitivity of the Muslim community, but added there was no......

Happy Birthday Mr Rushdie

Salman Rushdie, who was knighted by Britain's Queen Elizabeth last week, turns 60 today. Salman Rushdie gets knighthoodThis is what the novelist told the audience at the India Abroad Person of the......

Ajit Balakrishnan: When I'm 64

Will you still need me, will you still feed me, when I'm 64?" sang the Beatles when they burst into the international music scene.   I was in my late teens when I first heard this......

'Can I give you a hug, Mr Bachchan?'

In the lives of Indians, especially those who love Bollywood films, there are many images of Amitabh Bachchan. I will always remember the early Bachchan -- the quiet, sensitive doctor in Hrishikesh......
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Punjabi author returns Padma Shri over 'growing intolerance'

Eminent Punjabi writer and Padma Shri winner Dalip Kaur Tiwana on Tuesday decided to return her award protesting "recurrent atrocities" on Muslims... ...
Rushdie questions PM Modi's 'silence', joins chorus of protesting Indian writers

Salman Rushdie with India-born Canadian filmmaker Deepa Mehta. Rushdieco-produced a film based on his 1981 'Midnight's Children', directed by Mehta... ...
'Every book I write wil be deemed political'

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Two Years Eight Months and Twenty Eight Nights

A good book is one you recognise instantly. It's alive. It grabs you from the first page and swirls you around, making you meet familiar people and... ...
Genie out of bottle

Salman Rushdie was a teenager when he first learned that his last name was invented rather than inherited. “My grandfather wasn’t... ...

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