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    Veteran author invited to join Prague Writers’ fest

    Mumbai: Veteran journalist and author Inderjit Badhwar will represent India as special moderator in the Prague Writers Festival (PWF) beginning October 3. The prestigious literary event is rated among the top 35 global festivals. Inderjit Badhwar will be among an array of authors, Nobel laureates and Pulitzer Prize winners who will attend the PFW to be held in the “City of Spires”.

  • PWF demands rescinding of sedition case against JNU leader

    Puducherry: People`s Welfare Front today demanded that the sedition case against Jawaharlal Nehru University students union president Kanhaiya Kumar, be withdrawn. Addressing reporters here, the convenor of the PWF and CPI Puducherry State committee, R.Viswanathan alleged that the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre had been gagging the voice of the progressive minded student outfits. “Filing sedition case against the president of JNU students union is highly objectionable and the case

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    PWF backs demand for probe into reservoir water release

    Chennai: Backing the demand for an inquiry into discharge of surplus waters from the Chembarambakkam Reservoir here, People’s Welfare Front comprising Vaiko-led MDMK, the Left parties and the VCK today urged setting up of a commission headed by a sitting High Court Judge to go into the issue.

  • PWF to hold stir against against ‘incidents of intolerance’

    Chennai: The People’s Welfare Front, comprising MDMK, CPI(M), CPI, and Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK), today announced that it would hold a protest demonstration in Tiruchirappalli on October 31 against attacks on Dalits, freedom of expression and communal incidents. “To condemn the increase in communal violence, attack on Dalits and on freedom of expression in Narendra Modi’s regime, a protest demonstration would be held on October 31 in Tiruchirappalli,” MDMK chief Vaiko said here