Arundhati Roy, Colson Whitehead nominated in 2017 Man Booker Prize's longlist

London [UK], August 3 : The long list for 2017's Man Booker Prize has been revealed. According to The Independent, Colson Whitehead has been nominated for his Pulitzer Prize-winning book...

Aug 02, 2017 7:04 AM | Newsscroll

Roy's 'The Ministry of Utmost Happiness' in 2017 Man Booker

longlistNew Delhi, Jul 27 Arundhati Roy's latest work of fiction, "The Ministry of Utmost Happiness", has made it to the longlist of this year's Man Booker Prize.The book came after a 19-year-long...

Jul 27, 2017 1:36 PM | Newsscroll

SC stays contempt proceedings against Arundhati Roy in Bom. HC

New Delhi, Jul 3 The Supreme Court today stayed the contempt proceedings against author and activist Arundhati Roy in the Bombay High Court for her article in a weekly questioning the incarceration...

Jul 03, 2017 4:45 PM | Newsscroll

SC stays criminal contempt proceedings against Arundhati Roy

New Delhi [India] July 3 : Author Arundhati Roy on Monday got relief from the Supreme Court when it stayed criminal contempt proceedings against her in the Nagpur Bench of Bombay High Court. ...

Jul 02, 2017 2:16 PM | Newsscroll

I never said I want to work in Pak films: Paresh Rawal

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 8 : Denying his earlier statement wherein he said he would love to work in Pakistani serials and films, actor-politician Paresh Rawal on Thursday said that...

Jun 08, 2017 7:17 AM | Newsscroll

Would love to work in Pakistani films, shows: Paresh Rawal

Mumbai, Jun 6 Stressing that artistes and cricketers are not the ones who throw bombs, actor-politician Paresh Rawal says he would love to work in Pakistani serials and films."Yes, I would love to...

Jun 06, 2017 5:25 PM | Newsscroll

Only five MPs clock 100 per cent attendance in LS; Sonia's

record better than RahulNew Delhi, Jun 3 Only five of the 545 members clocked cent per cent attendance in three years of the current Lok Sabha during which Congress President Sonia Gandhi attended...

Jun 04, 2017 6:13 PM | Newsscroll

Rawal unapologetic on Roy tweet, says it is 'freedom of

expression'By Komal Panchamatia(Eds: Correcting a typo in intro)Mumbai, Jun 3 Actor-politician Paresh Rawal says he has no regrets about his tweet on Arundhati Roy as the author has been badmouthing...

Jun 03, 2017 1:08 PM | Newsscroll

Rawal unapologetic on Roy tweet, says it is 'freedom of

expression'By Komal PanchamatiaMumbai, Jun 3 Actor-politician Paresh Rawal says he has no regrets about his tweet on Arundhati Roy as the author has been badmouthing the Army, which well never hit...

Jun 03, 2017 12:16 PM | Newsscroll

Twitter suspends singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya's new account

New Delhi [India]. May 30 : Looks like Twitter is in no mood to be cordial with singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya! The micro-blogging site has once again suspended his new account, with which...

May 30, 2017 12:23 AM | Newsscroll