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Protest at expo venue over ‘Meesha’ novel

The DC Books exhibition at Paramekkavu Agrashala invited devotees’ ire after keeping the controversial novel ‘Meesha’ written by S Harish.

published on : 11th November 2018

Ali Zafar harassed me on more than two occasions, reiterates Meesha Shafi

She stated that she had been 'compelled' to take action against Zafar because of the harassment incidents, adding that Zafar had also harassed several other female artists aside from her.

published on : 18th October 2018

SC dismisses plea seeking ban on Malayalam novel Meesha

Authoring the judgement himself, CJI Dipak Misra said imagination of a writer must enjoy the freedom and it cannot be ordered to be fashioned in a particular manner.

published on : 5th September 2018

'Meesha' book review: A bewitching phantasmagoria

Meesha is the biggest whack yet on the face of the generally banality-ridden Malayalam writing in the past few decades.

published on : 22nd August 2018

'Meesha' row: Supreme Court decries practice of banning books

The plea filed by Delhi resident N Radhakrishnan had sought to omit excerpts from the Malayalam novel written by S Hareesh.

published on : 3rd August 2018

Case against BJP men for burning novel

Hindu right wingers were up in arms against the novel alleging that it had contents that were apparently insulting religious traditions.

published on : 3rd August 2018

CPM goons tried to kill me, says Kerala poet Umesh Babu 

He told Express that when he spoke against CPM, gangs engaged by the party had tried to kill him several times.

published on : 25th July 2018

Samakalika Malayalam ready to publish Hareesh's 'Meesha' after writer withdraws novel citing right wing threats

Withdrawing the novel, Hareesh on Saturday said he was not interested in wasting away his life 'tackling cases and dealing with threats'.

published on : 22nd July 2018

Kerala writer pulls back novel following 'threat' from right-wing groups

Hareesh has said that there was a cyber attack against him and his family and said he was not able to withstand the pressure.

published on : 21st July 2018

I would stay away from projects that objectify women: Ali Zafar

Ali Zafar refused to comment on the ongoing legal battle with singer Meesha Shafi, who accused him of sexual harassment in April on social media.

published on : 11th July 2018

Ali Zafar files Rs 1 billion defamation suit against Meesha Shafi 

According to Geo News, the suit has been filed under the Defamation Ordinance 2002 and Zafar said Shafi damaged his reputation through false allegations.

published on : 24th June 2018

Pakistani singer Meesha Shafi accuses Ali Zafar of sexual harassment

It is for the first time a Pakistani celebrity has leveled allegations of sexual harassment against a colleague and it has come after 'Me Too' hashtag movement.

published on : 19th April 2018