Salman Rushdie reportedly dating Laura Gomez Eastwood?

Salman Rushdie reportedly dating Laura Gomez Eastwood?

Noted author Salman Rushdie is reportedly dating former fashion model Laura Gomez Eastwood.

Shocking! Padma Lakshmi was physically abused as a child by a relative

Shocking! Padma Lakshmi was physically abused as a child by a relative

In the book 'Love, Loss And What We Ate', Padma Lakshmi has revealed that she was sexually abused as a child by her then step-father’s relative.

Padma Lakshmi makes shocking revelation in memoir: Former husband Salman Rushdie demanded frequent sex

She said that her former husband was insensitive towards her health issues which made sexual intercourse painful.

Iran imposes new 600,000-dollar fatwa on Salman Rushdie

 Hardline Iranian news media outlets have raised USD 600,000 to add to a bounty for the killing of Salman Rushdie, it emerged on Wednesday, 27 years after a death fatwa was issued by Iran's former supreme leader Ayatollah Khomeini over one of the India-born author's controversial novels.

Chidambaram punctured Congress claim of intolerance: Union Minister Kiren Rijiju

Chidambaram punctured Congress claim of intolerance: Union Minister Kiren Rijiju

Kiren Rijiju on Monday said Chidambaram's statement that banning Salman Rushdie's book 'The Satanic Verses' was a mistake has punctured the Congress stand on the controversial issue.

Panel discussion on P Chidambaram's remarks over ban on 'The Satanic Verses'

Twenty-seven years after the Rajiv Gandhi government banned Salman Rushdie's controversial novel The Satanic Verses, former Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Saturday said it was "wrong."

Ban on Salman Rushdie's 'The Satanic Verses' was a mistake, says P Chidambaram

A statement from congress minister P. Chidambaram has been made where the congressman says that Ban on Salman Rushdie's Satanic Verses was wrong by Rajiv Gandhi government.

Ban on 'The Satanic Verses': Chidambaramji could have corrected it himself, says Congress leader

Ban on 'The Satanic Verses': Chidambaramji could have corrected it himself, says Congress leader

“If Chidambaramji had thought banning these books was not correct, he could have corrected it at that time,” Dikshit.

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How many years to correct the mistake: Salman Rushdie

 Hours after former Finance Minister P Chidambaram termed the ban on Salman Rushdie's book "Satanic Verses" as wrong, the author today asked how many more years it would take to correct the "mistake".

Ban on Salman Rushdie's 'The Satanic Verses' by Rajiv Gandhi govt was a mistake: P Chidambaram

Ban on Salman Rushdie's 'The Satanic Verses' by Rajiv Gandhi govt was a mistake: P Chidambaram

The Rajiv Gandhi government had banned 'Satanic Verses' in October 1988. India was the first country to ban the book.

Press Modi on India's growing intolerance: authors to Cameron

Press Modi on India's growing intolerance: authors to Cameron

Over 200 prominent authors including Salman Rushdie have asked British Prime Minister David Cameron to raise the issue of "rising climate of fear" and "growing intolerance" in India with counterpart Narendra Modi, in second letter from the PEN International in less than a month.

DNA: Analysis of world's most dangerous train system

Indian Railways is the state-owned railway company of India, which owns and operates most of the country's rail transport . Indian Railways has one of the largest and busiest rail networks in the world, transporting 20 million passengers and more than 2 million tonnes of freight daily.

Punjabi author returns Padma Shri, more writers protest

Punjabi author returns Padma Shri, more writers protest

 Eminent Punjabi writer and Padma Shri winner Dalip Kaur Tiwana today decided to return her award protesting "recurrent atrocities" on Muslims in the country as another Kannada writer joined authors giving up their Sahitya Akademi Awards against "growing intolerance".

Salman Rushdie backs authors, 12 more return Sahitya Akademi awards

Salman Rushdie backs authors, 12 more return Sahitya Akademi awards

Booker Prize winning author Salman Rushdie on Monday joined the growing chorus of protests by writers and poets against spread of "communal poison" and "rising intolerance" in the country even as 12 more authors decided to return their Sahitya Akademi awards.

Salman Rushdie supports writers who have returned Sahitya Akademi Awards

Salman Rushdie supports writers who have returned Sahitya Akademi Awards

Salman Rushdie supports writers returning their Sahitya Akademi Awards, tweets about his views on the same.

Iran boycotts Frankfurt Book Fair over Rushdie invite

Iran said today it will boycott next week's Frankfurt Book Fair after organisers invited the controversial author Salman Rushdie, whom Iranian scholars said should be killed, as a guest speaker.

Iran threatens boycott over Rushdie's Frankfurt invite

Iran has threatened to boycott next week's Frankfurt Book Fair because organisers have invited the author Salman Rushdie, who still has a fatwa against him, as a guest speaker.