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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......

'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 Following a court-backed settlement with a Delhi-based Hindutva group, publisher Penguin Books India has withdrawn American author......

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Q. "The Hindus: An Alternative History "a book by Wendy Doniger created controversy and is withdrawn by its Publishes Penguin Books and agreed to shred the unsold copies in IndiaWhat is the controversy in it ! Any Idea ?
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The many positions on Kamasutra

Kamasutra is not just about satisfying prurient curiosity but also raises issues of gender sexuality, colonial interpretations and nationality.... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/lifestyle/report-the-many-positions-on-kamasutra-2029175
HRD cover-up spills UPA goof-up!

parent cover-up bid, the HRD Ministry had asked Professor Virginius Xaxa, the then member of the National Council of Teacher Education (NCTE), to... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/nation/hrd-cover-up-spills-upa-goof-up.html
PM Narendra Modi's educational policies may promote Hindu right-wing ideology, says New York Times

The New York Times, one of the top newspapers in the US, has suggested that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's educational policies could be used to... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-pm-narendra-modi-s-educational-policies-may-promote-hindu-right-wing-ideology-says-new-york-times-2024627
What gives us the right to be offended?

Amidst all the ongoing drama surrounding former Tamil Nadu chief ministerJayalalithaa's bail petition, a remark made by Subramanian Swamya few days... ...

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In the goddess' lair

ave spent the past nine days worshipping the goddess in various forms; with the devout engaging in a battery of rituals and prayers and some... ...

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