Taslima Nasrin

  • Ideas 2014: Freedom of expression is like rape in India, says Taslima Nasrin 18-02-2014 11:33 PM

    Author Taslima Masrin has said that freedom of expression is like a rape in India. In a special series Ideas 2014, CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose speaks to Taslima Nasrin on withdrawal of Wendy Doniger's book 'The Hindus: An Alternative History' by Penguin India sparked outrage. The author said she...
  • News 360: Lok Sabha passes Telangana Bill by voice votes 18-02-2014 09:12 PM

    After days of protest and an unprecedented decision to black out the live telecast of the proceedings, Lok Sabha on Friday passed the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Bill, 2013 (Telangana Bill) by a voice vote even as several MPs called it the "murder of democracy." ...
  • Indian secularists are too selective in their protests: Taslima Nasrin 18-02-2014 07:38 AM

    New Delhi: The withdrawal of Wendy Doniger's book 'The Hindus' has sparked outrage among many, but exiled Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasrin says Indian secularists are too selective in their protest as they only speak out against Hindu but not against Muslim fundamentalists. The withdrawing of the book has been seen...
  • Big News: Why visa power can't make Taslima happy 17-02-2008 02:31 AM

    Mumbai: The ICC has in the past sent a circular to all the umpires not to be disruptive and adamant about sticking to the laws of the game if captains and teams wished to uphold its spirit. This was the reason England's Ian Bell was allowed to resume his innings...
  • Taslima hounded out of Jaipur too, on the run 23-11-2007 01:27 PM

    Melbourne: Despite calls for his sack getting louder everyday, Ricky Ponting looks certain to survive the axe as his deputy Michael Clarke and Cricket Australia (CA) have endorsed him as the Australian skipper after he returns from injury. CA's chief executive James Sutherland also endorsed Ponting's continuation as skipper upon...