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 Peace to End All Peace: Terrifying rise of ethnic nationalism after WW-I

By Vikas Datta JAIPUR--Nationalism got a fillip in the aftermath of World War I as several empires disintegrated and new nations were born, but an...

Take back Hinduism: Tharoor, Nayantara Sahgal speak it out loud at Jaipur Literature Festival

By Saket Suman Jaipur-The third day of the Zee Jaipur Literature Festival witnessed several hard-hitting sessions that addressed the burning issues of nationalism and Hindutva...

Modi’s silence on key issues baffling: Tharoor

JAIPUR-- The silence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on key issues of communal tension and violence is baffling for a leader who is hailed...

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...

An Unsuitable Boy: Karan Johar

By Wire Services JAIPUR--With his candid confessions on how he was "effeminate as a child" and how he used to have "sleepless nights" over 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...

The Pakistan Paradox: The world must help

By Vikas Datta JAIPUR-- There is a change in Pakistan where the civil society is slowly gaining ground, but the world needs to change its...

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"...

Booker Prize winner flays Delhi airport

JAIPUR--Booker Prize 2015 winner Marlon James's first trip to India turned out to be a bitter one. The Jamaica-born writer poured out his woes...
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