The Foreign Correspondent – a vanishing breed?

By Vikas Datta Jaipur-- With social media, intended to bring people around the world closer, ironically serving as instrument of the backlash against globalisation, one...

The Honor Code: Do honor killers know their action morally wrong?

By Vikas Datta JAIPUR-- Honour and morality can oppose each other, and the former can lead to people into committing despicable acts like "honour killings"...

Google hosts ‘Love Your Language’ forum at Jaipur lit fest

JAIPUR--In an effort to get Indian languages better represented on the internet, Google said it was hosting a "Love Your Language" forum at the...

Jaipur literature festival is open to all voices, Left and Right: Producer Sanjoy Roy

By Saket Suman New Delhi-- Dubbed as one of India's greatest such shows, the journey of the Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) has been marked by...

My mother is the reason I’m here now: Anuradha Roy

Jaipur--Man Booker Prize nominated novelist Anuradha Roy said on Sunday that her mother is the reason that she is here -- known on the...

Literature, Technology, Media and Society

By Vikas Datta Jaipur-- Its media may change, it may superficially seem to have lost its adherents to lack of time and attention, or not...

India at 70, Women and Marginalised Voices among themes for Jaipur Literature Festival

New Delhi-- The ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival 2017 will touch upon a multitude of ideas and themes, its organisers announced here. These include 'Freedom to...

Writers brought out horrors of Partition more than historians

By Vikas Datta JAIPUR-- Writers, like Saadat Hasan Manto, brought out the horrors of Partition much more vividly than historians, but the need now is...

Does the Indian Constitution need a revamp? No, rule legal experts

By Vikas Datta Jaipur--Does the rise of judicial activism, the conflict between the judiciary and the executive and the inability of parliament to properly carry...

Cities tell the tale of an empire: British Historian

By Vikas Datta JAIPUR--Less than half a dozen cities, almost all ports, of the British Empire are enough to give a vivid idea of character,...
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