Insidious Intimidations by Sections in the BJP Govt are Preventing Me from Doing My Job: Barkha Dutt

In an exclusive interview with Newsclick, Senior Journalist Barkha Dutt talks to Paranjoy Guha Thakurta about the threats she has been receiving from some very powerful people from the ruling party. She explains how even though she has not been directly threatened by any of these people, the indirect, insidious intimidation by them is getting in the way of her work as a journalist and … Continue reading Insidious Intimidations by Sections in the BJP Govt are Preventing Me from Doing My Job: Barkha Dutt

“Nobody has more right to live in this country than me, and I am not going to leave. So shut up”, says Shah Rukh Khan

Shahrukh Khan, during a Twitter townhall with a leading media outfit, said that he is open to the idea of  giving up his award as a symbolic means of protest against extreme intolerance in India. “Yes, as a symbolic gesture I would give it up,” the actor said, referring to the spate of other film personalities, artists, writers, scientists and others who have returned awards as … Continue reading “Nobody has more right to live in this country than me, and I am not going to leave. So shut up”, says Shah Rukh Khan