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J K Rowling


Rowling slams Putin's 'cancel culture' remark

March 26, 2022 11:06 am

Rowling has been criticised after saying she supported transgender rights but did not believe in “erasing” the concept of biological sex

New Year's Day lessons from The Beatles

January 03, 2022 5:17 pm

What do the Fab Four have in common with J.K.Rowling, Oprah Winfrey, and Steven Spielberg? Here's a hint: it's neither fame nor fortune.

JK Rowling anti-trans comment: Book festival cancels Harry Potter segment

May 02, 2021 5:25 pm

A report stated in the light of her comment, organisers decided to drop a quiz which revolved around the book

Harry Potter author J K Rowling returns award from group linked to Kennedy family

August 29, 2020 4:30 pm

J K Rowling's decision comes after Kerry Kennedy, the president of Robert F Kennedy Human Rights and the late senator's daughter, published a statement expressing her "profound disappointment" with the author's comments on transgender issues.

Explained: Why J K Rowling's views on sexuality have triggered a storm

July 04, 2020 10:05 am

Rowling’s account of the violence she suffered is an indication of the complex history that guides her opinion. At the same time, her cis-identity and its majoritarian privileges are overwhelming in the face of the odds the transgender community continues to face.

Harry Potter author JK Rowling wanted to understand Bitcoin, so Elon Musk stepped in

May 20, 2020 12:05 pm

Tesla CEO Elon Musk stepped in after British author JK Rowling asked for Bitcoins to be explained to her.

A look at some dysfunctional and toxic families in literature

April 26, 2019 12:10 pm

These less than perfect parents who manipulate, abuse and disappoint their own children are as much real as much the picture perfect ending of a love story.

JK Rowling sends personalised notes and Harry Potter goodies to students of Kashmir school

June 26, 2018 9:18 am

After one little girl's letter to J K Rowling went viral, to everyone’s surprise the 'Harry Potter' creator not only replied but also asked for the little girl’s address to “send her something.” After two months the author shipped amazing gifts leaving students and teachers lose their mind by her kind gesture.

JK Rowling surprised a 'broke' dad who bonded with daughter through 'Harry Potter' books

June 10, 2018 12:06 pm

A father tweeted to writer JK Rowling about how 'Harry Potter' books helped him bond with his daughter even though he is broke. The heartwarming post touched the author's heart on Twitter.


December 24, 2018 6:36 pm

When J K Rowling forgot Tolkien’s warning: The ring has intentions of its own