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The charges against the celebrated writer and prominent critic of the NDA government include promoting enmity between different groups.

12 Oct 2023 12:13 AM

Give false details to NPR teams, says Arundhati Roy

Roy said that officials would visit people’s homes under NPR exercise for taking their names, addresses and other details.

26 Dec 2019 2:34 AM

NPR will serve as NRC's database; furnish wrong names, addresses: Arundhati Roy

Addressing a protest gathering at Delhi University, she also said that NRC was targeted against the Muslims of the country.

25 Dec 2019 7:40 PM

India’s liberals must own the defeat and regroup... but do they have the will?

India has had it easy in comparison to almost every neighbour in South Asia and beyond.

05 Jun 2019 2:06 AM

BJP vs Cong: PM Modi, Shashi Tharoor shortlisted for 16th Raymond Crossword Book awards

Names such as Arundhati Roy, Ruskin Bond, Amish Tripathi, Devdutt Pattanaik are in the running for awards under various categories.

03 Oct 2018 8:26 PM


Urban Naxals? Intellectuals seek action on Maharashtra police

Lawyer Prashant Bhushan contended that what was happening was more dangerous than the Emergency.

31 Aug 2018 5:35 AM

Arundhati Roy, others seek action against cops for 'vicious attack' on activists

The statement comes a day after the Supreme Court directed that the five activists be kept under house arrest.

30 Aug 2018 8:37 PM

Arundhati Roy, Meena Kandasamy in UK women's fiction prize longlist

This year’s longlist covers both new and well-established writers, like Booker Prize-winning Roy, and a range of genres.

08 Mar 2018 4:46 PM

Arundhati Roy: The literary canary in India’s coal mine

But the new novel afforded her an opportunity to write more cautiously and slowly.

05 Jan 2018 1:04 AM

Literary fest in new avatar from October 26

Delhiites will rub shoulders with Ruskin Bond, Arundhati Roy, Tharoor .

24 Oct 2017 2:25 AM


Arundhati Roy's comeback novel makes it to Man Booker longlist

Roy's second novel is among 13 others on the list and she is the only one to have won the prize previously.

27 Jul 2017 12:40 PM

Book review: The chronicler of misfits and rejects

You should read Arundhati Roy even if you hate her. She is The Chronicler Of Misfits And Rejects.

23 Jul 2017 2:49 AM

Breather for Arundhati Roy as SC stays criminal contempt proceedings against her

Bombay HC in 2015 issued criminal contempt notice against Roy for writing on arrest and rejection of bail of Delhi University professor.

03 Jul 2017 3:38 PM

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

He said one can openly criticise politicians including Prime Minister Narendra Modi but why target the Army.

03 Jun 2017 1:28 PM

Dissent: You agree, I agree; You disagree, I shut you down!

All the names on the lists were of women, and women who subscribe to a different ideology from the BJP’s ‘nationalist’ one.

28 May 2017 2:05 AM


Fake news triggered Paresh Rawal's tweet calling for Arundhati Roy to be tied to Army jeep

Social media went berserk on Monday over Rawal’s tweet suggesting Roy should be used as a ‘human shield’ by the Indian Army in Kashmir.

24 May 2017 3:07 PM

MP’s remark is shocking

The BJP MP, on the other hand, is guilty of inciting fanatics to criminal violence with his tweet.

24 May 2017 12:20 AM

Instead of stone pelters, Arundhati Roy should be tied to Army jeep: Paresh Rawal

While the reason for Rawal's tweet is still unknown, he received a lot of flak on Twitter for his comments.

22 May 2017 2:33 PM