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Author assaulted for praising Salman Rushdie

An Indian-origin author in South Africa has been brutally assaulted and verbally abused after she praised controversial writer Salman Rushdie whose work has angered Muslims around the world. Zainub......

'Jihadi-cool' lingo is seducing many: Rushdie

Eminent British Indian author Salman Rushdie has attacked the "mangled" language of religion, which is turning British Muslims towards extremism. "The language of religion has been horribly mangled......

Salman Rushdie awarded Pen Pinter prize

Indian-born Booker Prize winning author Salman Rushdie was on Friday named the winner of this year’s prestigious Pen Pinter prize for his outstanding literary output and support for freedom......

Salman Rushdie warns of bullying under Modi's rule

Expressing his concerns about India under Narendra Modi and the Bharatiya Janata Party, renowned author Salman Rushdie said that the attacks on freedom of expression could worsen if the BJP comes......

Rushdie, Haasan, Nandy: Till when will we cave in?

Mitali Saran on why Indians always adopt the brace position while standing up to intimidation Salman Rushdie found the perfect phrase when he said, during a recent television interview, that India......

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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Saudi Arabia protests over Czech 'Satanic Verses' 27 years after uproar | Reuters

ABU DHABI Saudi Arabia summoned the Czech ambassador to protest against a new translation of Salman Rushdie's book "Satanic Verses", Saudi state... ...
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By Lalitha Suhasini Mumbai-born novelist Rohinton Mistry had a cover band and an album deal with Polydor, a leading music label in India in the... ...
Iran threatens to boycott Frankfurt Fair over Rushdie

Iran has threatened to boycott next week's Frankfurt Book Fair because organisers have invited the author Salman Rushdie, who still has a fatwa... ...
Salman Rushdie recites Drake's lyrics

Can you imagine Salman Rushdie and Drake in the same sentence? Well, that has happened. Salman Rushdie recited lyrics from rapper Drake's... ...

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