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Your native land, your life: A personal journey
The only thing shaping my world view at the time was a study of Hindi satirists ranging from Shrilal Shukla to Harishankar Parsai to Sharad Joshi to Ashok Chakradhar. Anti-establishment humour became a job as well as my personal philosophy.
Banarasis make room for theatre at home
Theatre fest begins with satire on state politics
Here's Why New Textbooks In Rajasthan Will Drop Western And Urdu Writers
The allegations of saffronising education by the BJP government have always sparked debates in the past. This time around, in Rajasthan school students will not be able to read poems written by foreign poets and chapters with Urdu content.
No more Keats, Blake, Ismat Chughtai in revised Class 8 textbooks in Rajasthan
Meanwhile, Class VIII Hindi textbooks no longer include Urdu author Ismat Chughtai's short story Kamchor and Hari Shankar Parsai's Bus Ki Yatra. Chopped from the textbooks was also senior journalist P Sainath's Jaha Pahiya hai (Where there is a wheel), ...

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