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HUMOUR

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Nayantara Sahgal, Chhota Rajan, Gold, TheDailyToast

#TheDailyToast: The Golden Mean escapes us

POLITICS

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MM Kalburgi murder, Nayantara Sahgal, Sahitya Akademi

What India's writers failed to achieve

Let us please not imagine a brave army of intellectual warriors standing against fascists.

POLITICS

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Narendra Modi, Nayantara Sahgal, Sahitya Akademi

Writers have every right to protest

I am totally disappointed at the lack of understanding displayed by fellow authors.

POLITICS

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Nayantara Sahgal, MM Kalburgi, Sahitya Akademi

The time and art of returning awards

Why did the authors not speak up earlier? And why not against other parties and regimes?

POLITICS

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Free Speech, Nayantara Sahgal, Sahitya Akademi

Ten rebuttals to those opposing the return of Sahitya Akademi awards

No. This is not a case of ideological intolerance.

VARIETY

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Sudheendra kulkarni, Nayantara Sahgal, Sahitya Akademi

Can Salman Rushdie help: What about writers who can't return awards?

Hatemongers care two hoots about who wins and far less about who returns them.

ART & CULTURE

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Nayantara Sahgal, Jawaharlal Nehru

Why bigots must read Nayantara Sahgal's Nehru's India

The 11 contributors to this volume look at the great man from different angles and thus offer bracing, stimulating insights.

POLITICS

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Emergency, Narendra Modi, Nayantara Sahgal, Dadri Murder

Is Modi the worst thing to happen to India? Two friends discuss

An expat returns to find whether his beloved country has been overtaken by fascism.

POLITICS

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MM Kalburgi, Nayantara Sahgal, Sahitya Akademi Award

It's a writer's call to return or retain Sahitya award, not RSS'

At least, the awardees are not silent.

POLITICS

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Nayantara Sahgal, Gn devy, Sahitya Akademi Award

GN Devy on why he's returning his Sahitya Akademi award

The renowned literary critic says writers and thinkers had come forward to rescue sense, goodwill, values and tolerance in the past.