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Jan 28, 2017
Confessions of a first timer: Agony and ecstasy of being a panelist at the Jaipur Literature FestivalWriter Rosalyn D'Mello offers a firsthand account of being a panelist at the Jaipur Literature Festival 2017, and the moments that made this 10th edition worthwhile
Jan 26, 2017
Jaipur Literature Festival: Time to redefine the entire celebrity discourse by mainstreaming fringe voicesThis year, the Jaipur Literature Festival, or JLF, completed 10 years. With estimated footfalls of close to half a million, it is now the largest free literature event in the world.
Jan 24, 2017
Javed Akhtar at JLF 2017 spoke about Bollywood history and women, but ended up mansplainingThe JLF session was supposed to be about the depiction of women and men in Bollywood, but Javed Akhtar went on a completely different tangent.
Dec 21, 2016
RSS makes debut at Jaipur Lit Fest: Using political clout to settle ideological scores is problematicSo, this year, the RSS is making its debut at the JLF. And some of the regulars, the ones who led the award-wapsi campaign, are out.
Jan 31, 2016
Jaipur LitFest 2016: Fear and loathing in a sea of prose, poetry and tea (real or imagined)Once every year, book-lovers from around the world gather in Jaipur like a cult gathering for some sacred annual ritual. This year I went to the city to cover this ritual, the "world's largest free literature festival", the Jaipur Literature Festival.
Jan 28, 2016
Proud that I have a voice because I'm a filmmaker in India: Karan JoharKaran Johar says he is not scared of anyone and is proud of his opinions and about having a voice
Jan 23, 2016
'No intolerance in Bollywood': At JLF, Kajol suggests people seem to be oversensitive these daysChoosing to play down the intolerance debate in India, actress Kajol on Saturday said there are no such dividing lines in Bollywood.
Jan 23, 2015
If Modi overcomes Hindutva agenda, he will create a place in history: Shashi TharoorAttacked by detractors within the party of praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor today accused Modi of maintaining "silence" on his ministers comments on controversial issues and conversion campaign by groups like VHP.
Jan 23, 2015
If Modi doesn't fulfil his promises, Congress will be waiting in the next election: TharoorCongress MP Shashi Tharoor said Prime Minister Narendra Modi had won a "phenomenal mandate" for a shining India, but asked did he really have a "game plan".
Feb 02, 2013
SC comments in Nandy case aren't good for free speechThe Supreme Court may have grand Ashis Nandy a stay against arrest, but its observations did not do the cause of free speech any good.