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The Satanic Verses

Saeed Naqvi | The ‘Satanic’ furies: A look at the genesis

Rushdie and The Satanic Verses will encroach on the world’s attention now and then indefinitely for “political football”

28 Aug 2022 12:15 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | The targeting of Salman Rushdie: Shadow of the 1989 fatwa back

The 24-year-old Lebanese Muslim, Hadi Matar, has been charged with the attempted murder of Salman Rushdie

20 Aug 2022 12:00 AM

Kishwar Desai | Only William-Kate smelling like roses; The Rishi and Liz Show continues...

Rishi Sunak finds himself in an unfamiliar rank of being second, while Liz Truss is slowly moving up

15 Aug 2022 12:14 AM

Attack on Salman Rushdie is 'appalling', says White House NSA Jake Sullivan

Rushdie, who faced Islamist death threats after writing “The Satanic Verses”, was stabbed by a New Jersey resident identified as Hadi Matar

13 Aug 2022 6:59 PM

'Don't want to hide,' says author Salman Rushdie, 30 years after fatwa

After decades spent in the shadow of a death sentence pronounced by Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, Salman Rushdie is quietly defiant.

11 Feb 2019 10:59 AM


Mayer passes away

The cause was complications related to amyloidosis, said his son-in-law, Stefan Merrill Block.

21 May 2018 1:00 AM