“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

OPEN LETTER TO ARNAB GOSWAMI, EDITOR-IN-CHIEF, TIMES NOW

Dear Mr. Arnab Goswami,     We, the undersigned, who have on many occasions participated in the 9:00 p.m. News Hour programme on Times Now, anchored by you , wish to raise concerns about the shrinking space in this programme for reasoned debate and the manner in which it has been used to demonize people’s movements and civil liberties activists.   On 17th  and 18th … Continue reading OPEN LETTER TO ARNAB GOSWAMI, EDITOR-IN-CHIEF, TIMES NOW