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Riot: A Theatrical Adaptation

  • Shuchita Goel and Shivpriya Gurtoo

“History is not a web woven with innocent hands.”

Riot, one of the most highly anticipated and widely talked about cultural events on campus this year, successfully concluded today. 917 more words

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Riot: An Interview with the Directors

Set in the fictional town of Zalilgrah in 1989, Riot is a dramatic adaptation of Dr. Shashi Tharoor’s novel by the same name. It chronicles the journey of Priscilla Hart, an American student as she seeks to work for the empowerment of women. 1,437 more words

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Swamy seeks ban on Prabhakaran's birth anniversary celebration in Tamil Nadu

“These celebrations are being organised by MDMK leader Vaiko. MDMK must be ejected from the NDA and Vaiko should be locked up under the National Security Act,” Swamy said. 73 more words

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India at last commemorates, with Britain, its role in the ‘forgotten’ 1914-18 war

It has taken a century for Britain and India to commemorate more than 70,000 Indian troops who died fighting in World War One, and it has taken India over 60 years to decide fully to mark the fallen in that and later wars. 1,023 more words

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Reading to write

Dear Void

I am starting off. Yes, it IS time. I will not dwell on why it has taken this long. That self-psychoanalysis is reserved for another day – one where I am feeling more introspective and self-destructive. 1,096 more words

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Shashi Tharoor speaks at IMA Conference in Trivandrum (Kerala), refers to Sunanda death

Shashi Tharoor obliquely referred to his wife Sunanda Pushkar’s death while speaking at the IMA Medicine Millennium conference at the Samudra/Udaya Samudra hotel in Trivandrum today (Nov 8). 293 more words

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