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6 October, 2015 5:48 PM Nayantara Sahgal returns Sahitya Akademi award to protest rising intolerance

Sahgal says the ruling ideology is a fascist one New Delhi: Eminent author and niece of the late Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, Nayantara Sahgal on Tuesday returned the Sahitya Akademi award in protest against increasing intolerance towards right to dissent in the country and Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “silence” on the “reign of terror 34

6 October, 2015 2:27 PM Nayantara Sahgal: PM makes long, long speeches abroad, why is he not speaking on things happening in India?

Nayantara Sahgal has returned her Sahitya Akademi Award on Tuesday in protest against the Narendra Modi government's "failure to safeguard cultural diversity". Nayantara Sahgal, a writer and the niece of India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, has returned her Sahitya Akademi Award on Tuesday in protest against the Narendra Modi government's "failure 5

6 October, 2015 1:22 PM Jawaharlal Nehru's niece Nayantara Sehgal returns Sahitya award, protests rising intolerance

NEW DELHI: Eminent author and niece of Jawaharlal Nehru, Nayantara Sehgal today returned the Sahitya Akademi award in protest against increasing intolerance towards right to dissent in the country and Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "silence" on the "reign of terror". Sehgal, who received a Sahitya Akademi award in 1986 for her English novel 'Rich Like Us (1985)', said, "The ruling 23

6 October, 2015 12:55 PM Nehru's niece Nayantara Sehgal returns Sahitya Akademi award, protests rising intolerance

NEW DELHI: Eminent author and niece of Jawaharlal Nehru, Nayantara Sehgal on Tuesday returned the Sahitya Akademi award in protest against increasing intolerance towards right to dissent in the country and Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "silence" on the "reign of terror". Sehgal, who received a Sahitya Akademi award in 1986 for her English novel 'Rich 27

6 October, 2015 12:37 PM Nayantara Sahgal to return Sahitya Akademi Award

Her protest is "in memory of the Indians who have been murdered, in support of all Indians who uphold the right to dissent, and of all dissenters who now live in fear and uncertainty”. To register her protest against what she described as “vicious assault” on India’s diversity, noted writer Nayantara Sahgal has returned the prestigious Sahitya Akademi 67

6 October, 2015 12:22 PM Writer Nayantara Sahgal, Nehru's Niece, Returns Sahitya Akademi Award

Writer Nayantara Sahgal has returned the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Award, recording her protest against what she calls a "vicious assault" on India's diversity and debate, and the government's failure to safeguard it. Ms Sahgal, 88, is the niece of India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru. She received the literary award in 1986. In a statement 42

1 October, 2015 3:41 PM Hypnotism main weapon of Sanatan, says rationalist

Hypnotism is the chief weapon of Sanatan Sanstha and if its activities are not checked in time, India will become Afghanistan, rationalist Shyam Manav said here today. Manav, whom Sanatan had accused of having a hand in the killing of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar, rubbished the allegations, saying, "What would I have gained by killing him." Manav also said Dr Jayant 58

29 September, 2015 5:26 PM BJP backs Eknath Khadse, opposition criticises his views on Sanatan Sanstha

Maharashtra Cabinet Minister Eknath Khadse's comparison of the Asaduddin Owaisi-led Majlis- e-Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen (AIMIM) with Sanatan Sanstha has drawn sharp reaction from political outfits, but his party BJP continued to back the senior leader. "What Khadseji meant by comparison is that the AIMIM works for Muslims while Sanatan Sanstha works for Hindus 28

27 September, 2015 3:53 AM How the Sanatan Sanstha is positioning itself on the extreme edge of the Hindutva right wing in Goa

Even as investigating agencies in Maharashtra study the alleged links between the members of Hindutva group Sanatan Sanstha with the killings of rationalists Govind Pansare and Narendra Dabholkar, the organisation's headquarters in central Goa’s Bandora village seems unaffected, at least from the outside. Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar has shrugged 78

26 September, 2015 6:55 PM Custody of Pansare murder accused extended

200 lawyers gather in court to argue against Sanatan Sanstha activist. A local court in Kolhapur extended the police custody of Sameer Gaikwad, prime suspect in the murder of Communist leader Govind Pansare, by another two days on Saturday. This is the second time the Sanatan Sanstha activist’s police custody has been extended since his arrest on September 54