This is the first year that the award has been thrown open to writers of all nationalities writing in English and published in the UK.
Superstar Richard Gere has parted ways with model Padma Lakshmi after dating her for six months.
The Indian-born British author has got the award in recognition of his support for freedom of speech and generous help to other writers.
During his address, Rushdie described Modi as a “highly divisive figure”, a “hardliner’s hardliner.”
Two American filmmakers make a documentary about artistes in Kathputli Colony, which hints at a battle between the past and the future
Top political leaders on the eve of key Assembly polls,retired judges known for their landmark verdicts,foreign ambassadors,a Nobel laureate,a celebrated author,businessmen as well as successful sports and film personalities were just some of the guests at this years Idea Exchange. Some of the most memorable quotes from the year that was
She shuns labels,finds controversies boring and dodges the adaptation police. Veteran filmmaker Deepa Mehta opens up,just a little bit
The three-day fest will include panel discussions touching upon literature,politics and society.
Founded in 1969,the Booker has previously been open only to writers from Britain,Ireland and the 54-nation Commonwealth of former British colonies.
Martin Amis,Ian McEwan and Salman Rushdie come together to celebrate their domination and distortion of British fiction
Grantas list of the best 20 young British writers has some fine answers,in these unreaderly times
Rushdie is now promoting the film adaptation of his breakthrough novel.
Thatcher had a great life,and offered protection for me when I needed it,says Salman Rushdie.
The annual New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF) will kick off in the Big Apple on April 1.
The latest issue of terror outfit al-Qaedas online English magazine Inspire released last week talks about Hindu aggression in Gujarat and Kashmir
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