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Rohinton Mistry wins 2012 American Nobel

Critically acclaimed Indian-Canadian writer Rohinton Mistry has been selected as the winner of the 2012 Neustadt International Prize for Literature.The $50,000 Neustadt Prize, awarded every two......

'Tiger cub' Aditya Thackeray speaks out

Aspiring poet and photographer, the Shiv Sena scion justifies opposing Rohinton Mistry's book and describes his simple political worldview to Saubhadra ChatterjiLike many other people who aspire to......

'The burqa, for us, is liberation. Don't abuse it'

The Shiv Sena had done it again. After successfully asking for a ban on Rohinton Mistry's book Such a Long Journey from the Mumbai University's syllabus, the party has now appealed to......

'Hindus will suffer most from the withdrawal of Doniger's book'

'For over a decade, the United States has been shaping the contours of Hinduism. It has been doing this from the perspective of upper caste and conservative interests,' Professor Shefali Chandra......

'I want to be another Guru Dutt'

The going has never been easy for author Cyrus Mistry. The reclusive author, who bagged the prestigious South Asian literature award, talks openly to P B Chandra about his illness and how writing......

'One can see a lot of Chetan Bhagat in his books'

Sharman Joshi provided a lot of laughs in Style and Golmaal, and made us love him in Rang De Basanti. Now, he is back in Atul Agnihotri's film adaptation, called Hello, of Chetan Bhagat's......

New film throws spotlight back on Kanishka bombing

Sturla Gunnarsson's powerful film on the Kanishka bombing, Air India 182, premiered at the Hot Docs Festival recently. Vancouver-based Gunnarsson, who is originally from Iceland and whose wife is......

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Prasoon Sinha
Q. who is the author of indian origin ?
Prasoon Sinha:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-the-author-of-indian-origin-/23160848/answers/

Prasoon Sinha
Q. The banning of the Rohinton Mistry penned "Such a Long Journey" from the Mumbai University syallabus by VC Rajan Welukar is disgraceful. It is a cowardly act which has never been seen in the history of education system and in fact makes a mockery of it. The incident has further highlighted the bullying tacts of SS to which authorities seem to have no asnwer. The book which was banned within a day via the emergency provision was a strike against academic freedom. A liberal democratic society cannot be held at ransom by politicians.But instead of upholding academic autonomy,VC has caved in.Ur
Prasoon Sinha:  A. can u tell me what was in the book and SS objected to it more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-banning-of-the-rohinton-mistry-penned-such-a-long-journe/23160848/answers/18265385

cyrus irani
Q. Is it justified to Ban Rohinton Mistry's book "Such a Long Journey" by poltitical parties like SS/MNS and the Mumbai University supporting them and agreed??
Cyrus Irani:  A. These political parties just need a topic to protest upon to be in news. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-it-justified-to-ban-rohinton-mistrys-book-such-a-long-jou/18265375/answers/18257109

cyrus irani
Q. Is Ban on books justified ?as recently Rohinton's Mistry book "Such a long journey" was banned thro'SS???
Cyrus Irani:  A. why????????? more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-ban-on-books-justified-as-recently-rohintons-mistry-book-/18257102/answers/18250524

  Web results for Rohinton Mistry
Rohinton Mistry free to come to Mumbai

Come back, Rohinton, all is forgiven.' That was the assurance given by Aditya Thackeray, whose protest against the perceived 'derogatory remarks'... ...

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/mumbai/cover-story/The-cubs-poll-purr-Rohinton-Mistry-free-to-come-to-Mumbai/articleshow/33374886.cms
The eleventh hour renegades

Three Shiv Sena leaders have to stop saying 'Jai Maharashtra' in quick time. Netas switching loyalties during elections is nothing new. But three... ...

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/mumbai/others/The-eleventh-hour-renegades/articleshow/33092046.cms
Sena's battle within

In his father's absence, a softer, more accommodating Uddhav Thackeray is struggling to keep his flock together and the party fighting fit in an... ...

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/mumbai/cover-story/Senas-battle-within/articleshow/32221903.cms
Books aren't for banning

By Dipankar Gupta India is not alone in attacking and banning books; the best and the whitest of the world's democracies have done that, and... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/news-by-industry/et-cetera/books-arent-for-banning/articleshow/32899191.cms
Cyrus Mistry

Cyrus Mistry not to be confused with the chairman of the Tata Group with the same name made headlines this year for being awarded $50,000 for his... ...

http://www.timeoutmumbai.net/books/features/interview-cyrus-mistry

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