It’s not just about creative writing; the Jaipur Literature Festival is a festival of ideas
28 Feb 2021 4:35 AM
Namita Gokhale writes this novel with a gaze that is remarkably dispassionate, throwing open a literary cocoon to artful scrutiny
15 Mar 2020 2:14 PM
Dia’s breaking down while speaking at the “climate emergency” session, brings home internet trolls by the hundreds.
29 Jan 2020 12:45 AM
A “book of words” by him, with anecdotes attached to each of them, will be published by Penguin sometime in the first half of this year.
25 Jan 2020 6:28 AM
The festival began with the launch of Namita’s novel, Jaipur Journals.
13 Dec 2019 2:17 AM
The festival organisers said four people were administered first aid. The statement said precautionary measures have been taken.
25 Jan 2019 5:20 AM
Tharoor, at Jaipur litfest, says fundamentally different idea of nation being advocated.
25 Jan 2019 12:01 AM
One of the highlights was an interaction between Javed Akhtar and Shabana Azmi with Saif Mahmood on Jan Nisar Akhtar and Kaifi Azmi.
11 Jun 2018 5:12 AM
Mr Tharoor said Upadhyay believed the Constitution “rests on the flawed premise that the nation is a territory of India and all the people on it”.
29 Jan 2018 1:15 AM
Tharoor said there was a dire need for Hindus to stand up and recognise what was being done 'in their name' and speak out against it.
28 Jan 2018 6:55 PM
Das said she chose Manto as a subject for her film not because of his religion or nationality, but for what the writer stood for.
28 Jan 2018 10:05 AM
The word gained popularity due to Aadhaar card, which was in news in 2017 and is likely to remain in highlight in 2018 as well.
27 Jan 2018 7:41 PM
Founder of Karni Sena said he might see the film on a condition that it would be shown to all those people who were not shown earlier.
20 Jan 2018 8:15 PM
The book also sheds light on how Ms Dikshit never wanted to be in politics.
19 Jan 2018 12:58 AM
The one thing that strikes about the event is the sense of fellowship that extends beyond readings.
23 Jan 2017 6:16 AM
With two more days to go let’s keep fingers crossed. The last session of the fest is reserved for a political debate.
22 Jan 2017 4:36 AM
After the grand opening day, and the buzz that has garnered reams of newsprint and television coverage across the world.
21 Jan 2017 5:31 AM
JLF has always attracted hordes of teenyboppers trying to catch a glimpse of Bollywood celebs who have become regulars here.
20 Jan 2017 6:54 AM
Rajasthan CM will formally inaugurate the Jaipur Literature Festival along with lyricist Gulzar and American poet Anne Waldman.
19 Jan 2017 6:58 AM
Namita Gokhale revisits memories and family. Histories to recreate days in Nainital during the colonial era, which stood on the cusp of change.
15 Jan 2017 6:40 AM