Arundhati Roy

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    Arundhati, Alam and the Awami League

    Afsan Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on March 13, 2019

    THE Arundhati Roy episode shows the confusion that is in the state order and disorder management system. The permission to Arundhuti Roy at an event...

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    Democracy reduced to elections: Arundhati

    Monwarul Islam | Updated at 09:59pm on March 05, 2019

    Democracy has been reduced to elections in this part of the world, said eminent Indian writer and activist Arundhati Roy at a talk at MIDAS...

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    Eminent citizens condemn withdrawal of permission

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:33pm on March 05, 2019

    Eminent citizens and rights activists on Tuesday condemned the withdrawal of permission earlier granted to hold a talk noted author and activist Arundhati Roy at...

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    Arundhati’s talks now at new venue

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:09am on March 05, 2019

    The organisers of Chobi Mela 2019 were forced to stop all preparations at Krishibid Institution auditorium in the capital to stage the much-publicised talk by...

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    Potential flashpoint for a future nuclear war

    Arundhati Roy | Updated at 12:00am on March 04, 2019

    WITH his reckless ‘pre-emptive’ air strike on Balakot in Pakistan, prime minister Narendra Modi has inadvertently undone what previous Indian governments almost miraculously, succeeded in...

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    ‘They will rise’: Shahidul Alam replies to Arundhati Roy

    | Updated at 09:10pm on January 08, 2019

    Photographer Shahidul Alam replies to Indian writer Arundhati Roy’s letter to him, written on 15th November 2018, PEN International’s Day of the Imprisoned Writer. Coincidentally,...

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    Chomsky, Arundhati others reiterate demand for Shahidul Alam’s release

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:15am on September 09, 2018

    Five internationally celebrated intellectuals including American writer and philosopher Noam Chomsky and Indian writer Arundhati Roy once again urged the Bangladesh government to immediately release...

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    Chomsky, Arundhati, others reiterate demand of Shahidul Alam’s release

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:50pm on September 08, 2018

    Five internationally celebrated intellectuals, including American writer and philosopher Noam Chomsky, Indian writer Arundhati Roy, once again urged the...

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    Arundhati Roy: ‘India is colonising itself’

    | Updated at 12:05am on September 23, 2017

    DESPITE arriving 20 minutes late for her appearance at the Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Arundhati Roy was welcomed with enthusiasm by the thousand spectators. It...

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    Arundhati to publish second novel 20 years on

    BBC | Updated at 01:34pm on October 04, 2016

    Booker Prize-winning author Arundhati Roy is to publish her second novel - 20 years after her bestseller The God of Small Things came...