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To all women writers, from Sir Vidia with contempt

London, June 2 After ending the famous 15-year feud with American writer Paul Theroux at the Hay Festival this week, Nobel laureate V S Naipaul has sparked off another row by claiming that there has been no woman writer whom … Continue reading

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Punjabi gets status of second language in West Bengal

Perneet Singh Tribune News Service Amritsar, May 28 In her very first set of official decisions after taking the charge, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Bannerjee has granted Punjabi (Gurmukhi) the status of second language in the state. West Bengal … Continue reading

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