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Wendy Doniger is now under attack for 'On Hinduism'

Another book on Hinduism by American indologist Wendy Doniger has come under attack from the same Delhi-based group which had compelled the publishers of an earlier work by her to withdraw the......

'We alert people in India to be careful about such books'

A group of Indian-American businessmen initiated the action against Wendy Doniger's controversial book which Penguin India agreed to pulp recently. Rediff.com's Arthur J Pais finds out more. The......

'Withdrawing Doniger's book gives her the martyr's mantle'

The preferred course of action to challenge Wendy Doniger's many published works and polemical Hinduphobic statements is to debate it, Aseem Shukla tells Rediff.com's Arthur J Pais. He has attacked......

What they don't want us to read

What is there in Wendy Doniger's book that has raised the hackles of the Hindu right wing? A K Bhattacharya explains On the face of it, there appears to be no reason why Wendy Doniger's books on......

The Wendy Doniger controversy: An Alternative View

In any controversy, the participants cannot decide who is right or wrong. A democracy has a process in place to settle these disputes: the judiciary. Dinanath Batra in true democratic fashion......

Shiv Nadar biography shelved before publication

Another Penguin book, a biography of HCL’s billionaire founder Shiv Nadar, has been put in cold storage, even as the intelligentsia has spoken up for freedom of expression following the......

Why is Amazon betting big on self publishing in India?

US e-commerce company Amazon says it is betting highly on self-publishing in India. This was a medium termed ‘vanity publishing’ till now. However, says Amazon’s New York-based......

Can the Kamasutra be patented?

Love, as the saying goes, knows no boundaries. And neither do books on love, as we are about to find out.Kamasutra, the fourth century ancient Indian work, compiled by sage Vatsyayana, is an......

All India Banality: The republic of taking offence

'A few people have begun to dictate what the country should wear, think, see, go about its lives. That is the real Indian bak***di, says Mango Indian. I haven't watched the roast that's put its......

'Hinduism is much bigger than a book'

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Following a court-backed settlement with a Delhi-based Hindutva group, publisher Penguin Books India has withdrawn American author......
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Achche Din for Corporates and Sangh Parivar, Bure Din with a Vengeance for the Masses - (3)

In sharp contrast to the massive concessions showered on the corporate that we saw in these columns last week, is the series of policies and steps... ...

http://peoplesdemocracy.in/2015/0705_pd/achche-din-corporates-and-sangh-parivar-bure-din-vengeance-masses-3
They can't censor Manto

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. New Delhi, June 27 -- When a literary text is banned in an... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/They-can-t-censor-Manto/7403835
Saffronisation of Education!Modi govt to replace NCERT history textbooks

Union Human Resources Development (HRD) Ministry and NCERT has thus decided to fix flaws in history textbooks after several Right-wing leaders,... ...

http://www.saharasamay.com/nation-news/676575387/saffronisation-of-education-modi-govt-to-replace-ncert-history-t.html
India's lack of respect for liberty could pave the way to another Emergency

Manoj Joshi 22 June 2015 Allusions are not new in politics. In 1975 - the year of our own Emergency - Chairman... ...

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Pluralism and Democracy in India- Debating the Hindu Right

An excerpt from the book, edited by Wendy Doniger and Martha C. Nussbaum ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/lifestyle/report-book-excerpt-pluralism-and-democracy-in-india-debating-the-hindu-right-2097461

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