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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."......

'Thanks a lot': Rushdie on India's ban on Satanic Verses

Salman Rushdie's book The Satanic Verses was banned by India four months before Iran's Supreme leader late Ayatollah Khomeini issued a fatwa for his killing without any proper examination or a......

Did not write Satanic Verses for the Mullahs: Rushdie

Over two decades after 'Satanic Verses' sparked a never-ending controversy and provoked a 'fatwa' for his head, author Salman Rushdie has only one thing to say to his detractors: 'I did not write......

Wonder how Satanic Verses got Booker prize: Katju

Attacking Salman Rushdie, Press Council of India Chairman Markandey Katju on Monday said that the "sensationalism" depicted by his book Satanic Verses has deeply hurt Muslim sensitivities and that......

I had to leave India to be safe: Amitava Kumar

Writer Amitava Kumar tells Aseem Chhabra about life after he read from The Satanic Verses at the Jaipur Literary Festival. Last week Amitava Kumar -- the New York -based writer and professor of......

Midnight's Children: Lost in translation?

It has happened so many times. A long-awaited movie adaptation of a beloved classic is finally made, and the cynics who thought the book was unfilmable are proved right. It happened a few years ago......

The new woman in Salman Rushdie's life

Every year -- while the rest of us are celebrating love -- Valentine's Day holds an awful significance for the Mumbai-born Sir Salman Rushdie. You see, the date was February 14, 1989 -- Valentine's......
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Salman Rushdie on intolerance in the left ranks & why divorcing religion from Islamic terrorism is problematic

For the longest time, a clampdown on freedom of expression, critique and contradicting ideologies, was deemed to be the forte of the right wing.... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/world-news/salman-rushdie-talks-about-intolerance-in-the-left-ranks-and-why-divorcing-religion-from-islamic-terrorism-is-problematic-1464511828.html
Kashmiri Pandits have 'homes' but in memories

NEW DELHI: The Mufti government recently identified three sites to set up enclaves for displaced Kashmiri Pandits in the Valley. But while the... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/kashmiri-pandits-have-homes-but-in-memories/articleshow/52487852.cms
Mind the liberalgaps

India has just witnessed another democratic spectacle: elections in five states, in which three incumbents lost power. Elections were freely... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/mind-liberal-gaps-000200208.html
A fraught victory

Sadiq Khan won such a convincing election victory to become the first Muslim mayor of London that his success now seems a foregone conclusion. But... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/fraught-victory-140557285.html
Devil's Own Country

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. India, May 9 -- The other day, I had a spat with a... ...

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