Salman Rushdie

Over 200 personalities including Noam Chomsky, Mira Nair demand release of Umar Khalid

Besides Chomsky and Nair, the signatories include actor Ratna Pathak Shah, authors Amitav Ghosh, Salman Rushdie and Arundhati Roy, and journalist P Sainath.

published on : 24th September 2020

Jury breaks rules, Booker Prize awarded jointly to Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo; Rushdie misses out

This was the fifth time that Salman Rushdie was shortlisted, including the 1981 win where he bagged the award for "Midnight's Children".

published on : 15th October 2019

Salman Rushdie's The Golden House book review: Simple plot but relevant in a world of alternative fact

The novel differs a great deal from most of Rushdie's previous works in that even the casual reader will be able to access its depths and read between the lines.

published on : 17th September 2017