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Controversy over Kathak performance cut short at UP govt event in Lucknow

‘I WAS TOLD ‘ QAWWALI NAHI CHALEGI YAHAN’,ALLEGES DANSEUSE MANJARI CHATURVEDI. IT WAS STOPPED DUE TO TIME CRUNCH, COUNTER ORGANISERS A cultural evening organised by the Department of Culture, UP, in Lucknow on Wednesday turned into a controversial one when a… Continue Reading →

Haal to bure hain, phir bhi dil hai -Hindustani- Rap Song Blasts Regime Brutality

‘ANDOLAN’: Rap Song Blasts Regime Brutality “Haal to bure hain, phir bhi dil hai hindustani,” is a line that repeats multiple times in a rap song titled ANDOLAN, released on December 23, 2019. Written and performed by Delhi-based hip hop artist… Continue Reading →

Sleepless, penniless and hopeless on Brazilian streets

Shobhan SaxenaJANUARY 11, 2020 21:34 In the past seven years, the number of homeless families has increased about 16 times Last Sunday, Carlos da Silva, a 39-year-old homeless man, was sleeping on a pad of flattened cardboard boxes at a… Continue Reading →

Ye tukde tukde kaun hai ? This rap song should be the anthem of the revolution

There can be no protest without music. Whenever people have been fed up about anything, they have sang. And sang. Protest music, for centuries, has been the refuge of the oppressed — a weapon against social and political unrest and… Continue Reading →

Javed Akhtar explains why objecting to Faiz’s ‘Hum Dekhenge’ is laughable

‘Calling Faiz poem anti-Hindu absurd’ New Delhi: Poet Javed Akhtar and renowned Urdu theorist Gopichand Narang have questioned and countered the view that a poem by the renowned sub–continent Urdu poet Faiz Ahmad Faiz is anti-Hindu in nature. Narang said… Continue Reading →

Marathi writers to come together to honour Nayantara Sahgal

After invite row, event on January 29 to ‘raise voice against suppression’ —Shruti Ganapatye In the backdrop of the rescinding of the invitation extended to Nayantara Sahgal for the 92nd All India Marathi Literary Meet, authors and writers from the Marathi community… Continue Reading →

Mahamandal president resigns over Sahgal’s invite withdrawal for 92nd Marathi Lit festival in Pune

The withdrawal of invitation to Sahgal resulted in fierce criticism from a number of writers, with calls from prominent writers and social activist such as Vidya Bal to boycott the event. PUNE Updated: Jan 10, 2019 14:33 IST Prachi BariHindustan Times,… Continue Reading →

Over 30 authors to boycott literary meet over cancellation of invite to Nayantara Sahgal

  Marathi writers stand up for Sahgal ;Raj Thackeray apologises S The rescinding of an invite to noted English language author Nayantara Sahgal to participate in the 92nd Akhil Bharatiya Marathi Sahitya Sammelan has triggered a strong backlash in the… Continue Reading →

First Bahujan art fest in TISS: Need to claim public spaces, say artistes

Organisers said the day-long festival, which included photo exhibitions, art by Warli artists from Palghar district and film screenings, was organised to highlight the voices, culture and resistance of Bahujans through artistic means to facilitate spaces denied to them by… Continue Reading →

मन्दिर वहीं बनाएंगे #Poem

मन्दिर वहीं बनाएंगे।   रोजी रोटी का सवाल बाद में उठाएंगे रूखी-सूखी खाएंगे चाहे भुख से ही मर जाएंगे पर मंदिर वहीं बनाएंगे। लल्ला, मन्दिर वहीं बनाएंगे ।।1।। शिक्षा और स्वास्थ्य का मुद्दा  बेदख़ल कर जाएंगे धर्मयुद्ध का परचम लहराने में… Continue Reading →

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