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Indian activist's arrest spotlights crackdown on dissent

Info News 09 Mar 2021
“They targeted someone not usually targeted by the Hindu right-wing — a young girl from South India, who doesn’t have a Muslim name and is not linked to left-wing student politics,” said prominent historian Ramachandra Guha ... all residents of the country, including journalists.".
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Indian activist’s arrest spotlights crackdown on dissent

Wtop 09 Mar 2021
“They targeted someone not usually targeted by the Hindu right-wing — a young girl from South India, who doesn’t have a Muslim name and is not linked to left-wing student politics,” said prominent historian Ramachandra Guha ... residents of the country, including journalists.”.
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Indian climate activist's arrest spotlights crackdown on dissent

Dawn 09 Mar 2021
“They targeted someone not usually targeted by the Hindu right-wing — a young girl from South India, who doesn’t have a Muslim name and is not linked to left-wing student politics,” said prominent historian Ramachandra Guha ... of all residents of the country, including journalists”.
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'Respect will of people': Civil society members write to EAM to call on Myanmar military to restore democracy, peace

Yahoo Daily News 09 Mar 2021
Read full article. FP Staff9 March 2021, 5.53 am·6-min read. Editor's note ... To ... Date. 8 March, 2021 ... Senior Journalist, Manipur ... Senior Journalist, Assam ... Travel historian and writer ... Senior journalist and academic ... Filmmaker and journalist ... Veteran journalist and author on Northeast India ... Senior Journalist, Guwahati Assam ... Senior Journalist, Assam ... .
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In brief: Tyll; Silence Is a Sense; The Mystery of the Parsee Lawyer – reviews

The Observer 07 Mar 2021
Riverrun, £18.99, pp352 ... An anarchic read, but all the more entertaining for it. HarperCollins, £14.99, pp256 ... Bloomsbury, £20, pp320 ... Basu, a journalist and historian whose books include Victoria & Abdul, has great fun with this event, her retelling acting as a timely reminder that the unsettling tale of empire has been swept under the carpet ... .
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TV guide: 20 of the best shows to watch this week, beginning tonight

The Irish Times 07 Mar 2021
Creedon finds out more with help from historian Diarmaid Ferriter and Irish Times journalist Fintan O’Toole ... taken it away? Environmental journalist Lucy Seigle tries to answer that question in an eye-opening report – and what she comes up with will probably shock many viewers.
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Institutions have failed citizens on sedition

Hindustan Times 06 Mar 2021
The fact that, in recent years, sedition has been used against cartoonists, students, journalists, historians, authors, actors, directors and, even, threatened against little children would have reduced the Mahatma to tears.
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Alvin York: The Reluctant Hero

The American Spectator 06 Mar 2021
The York Patrol. The Real Story of Alvin York and the Unsung Heroes Who Made Him World War I’s Most Famous Soldier ... In The York Patrol, journalist and military historian James Carl Nelson tells York’s story, from his obscure beginnings in 1887 in a poor area of rural northeastern Tennessee to his death in 1964 in Nashville, a genuine national legend.
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How Sasikala Rose to Become De Facto CM in Jayalalithaa Government, Gave Power to Mannargudi Mafia

Yahoo Daily News 06 Mar 2021
Read full article. R Rangaraj6 March 2021, 8.28 am·6-min read. Vivekanandan Krishnaveni Sasikala, V.K. Sasikala, was born in Mannargudi in 1957 to the farmer couple Vivekanandam and Krishnaveni. She had four brothers—Sundaravadanam, Jayaraman, Dr Vinodhagan and Dhivaharan—and a sister Vanithamani ... K ... R. Rangaraj is a veteran journalist and historian.
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Truman honor goes to longtime civil rights leader

The Independence Examiner 05 Mar 2021
U.S. Rep. James Clyburn, a longtime leader in Congress and longtime leader in civil rights, is this year’s recipient of the Harry S. Truman Good Neighbor Award. Past winners have included two presidents and more than a dozen senators and members of Congress, as well as authors, historians, ambassadors, journalists and others.
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New Book on 71 Test epics: When Durrani asked Wadekar for a drink and promised to get Sobers out

Yahoo Daily News 05 Mar 2021
Read full article. 5 March 2021, 6.55 am·2-min read ... The Beginning of India's Cricketing Greatness' co-authored by cricket historian Boria Majumdar and senior journalist Gautam Bhattacharya, published by Harper Collins, captures the journey of the class of 71 under late Wadekar ... PTI KHS KHS SSC SSC. TRENDING. News18 ... News18·1-min read. PTI ... .
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Interview: Olivia Sudjic, author, Asylum Road

Hindustan Times 05 Mar 2021
PUBLISHED ON MAR 05, 2021 11.09 PM IST. 272pp, ₹499; Bloomsbury ... I’m a novelist, not a historian, politician or journalist ... The institutions referenced in the book (academic, scientific, educative, journalistic etc) that we traditionally looked to for this are increasingly undermined ... Simar Bhasin is an independent journalist. She lives in New Delhi.
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The Right to Live in Peace

Consortium News 05 Mar 2021
By Vijay Prashad ... 16, 1973 ... Protesters and journalists such as Gustavo Gatica were hit in the eye with rubber bullets, which reminds me of Mohamed Sobhi el-Shenawy, the “eye sniper,” who shot protestors in Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt in 2011 ... Vijay Prashad, an Indian historian, journalist and commentator, is the executive director of Tricontinental.
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There must also be transparency from those in the media

Belfast Telegraph 04 Mar 2021
By 1969 he had moved to Fleet Street and in 1972 he was a journalist with the Daily Mirror ... It is right that the case of Roy Greenslade should be properly interrogated and investigative journalists, columnists and political historians will want to look back over his career and read what he wrote about Sinn Fein and the IRA.
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