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Vikram Seth

Fine arts and the creative role of serendipity

And as it turns out, the Serendipity Arts Festival that opened in Goa this week amply confirmed that belief in the word's inherent etymology.

20 Dec 2019 1:28 AM

‘My mentor suggested I should postpone The Novel’

At least four mugs of chai in a day, often more, sugar intake be damned, we all die in the end.

29 Sep 2019 1:37 AM

Vikram Seth breaks down at Leila Seth’s memorial

The novelist reminisced his childhood and soon got so emotionally overwhelmed that he was even unable to read a poem he had dedicated to her.

31 May 2017 6:39 AM

Publishers recieved manuscript of A Suitable Boy in whisky crate

In her equally acclaimed memoir, On Balance, Justice Seth recalls the years when the “monumental novel” was a “work in progress”.

15 May 2017 1:46 AM

Leila Seth, first woman Chief Justice of a high court, passes away at 86

Born in Lucknow to an engineer of the railways in 1930, Justice Leila Seth was a pioneer in almost every step she took.

07 May 2017 12:57 AM


Leila Seth, 1st woman Chief Justice of state high court dies at 86, donates organs

Seth was the first woman to have topped the London Bar exam and also the first woman judge of the Delhi High Court.

06 May 2017 5:14 PM

Karan Johar’s biography ready for release

The book will bluntly lay open all the wounds of hurt during Karan’s growing years.

03 Jan 2017 12:08 AM