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J.K. Rowling

Why JK Rowling Is Absent From The Harry Potter Reunion?

Dec 31, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

JK Rowling, the author of the Potter books and the creator of Hogwarts, is notably absent from the promos for the Harry Potter reunion episode.

'Harry Potter' Reunion: Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson And Rupert Grint Reuniting Like They Never Left

Dec 09, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

With the 'Harry Potter' Reunion, we can expect a lot of nostalgia for a worldwide cinematic and literary phenomenon.

'Harry Potter' Star Helen McCrory Dies, Murphy, Rowling Pay Tribute

British actor Helen McCrory died at the age of 52, after a battle with cancer. She was best known for her roles in 'Harry Potter' and 'Peaky Blinders'.

I Was Not Aware About 'Harry Potter' Saga, Almost Turned Down Playing Voldemort: Ralph Fiennes

Mar 16, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Actor Ralph Fiennes said he was 'ignorant' about J K Rowling's wizarding franchise when he was first offered the role of the Dark Lord in the second movie 'Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire' in 2005.

08 August, 2016

Rowling's Row Over The Big O

Nabanita Sircar

Harry Potter author lands in twitter war with researchers over female orgasms.

12 June, 2008

The Fringe Benefits Of Failure...

J.K. Rowling

...and the Importance of Imagination: text of the Harvard University Commencement Address by the author of the Harry Potter novels delivered on June 5, 2008.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz