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Jan 30, 2018
Neil Gaiman, Zadie Smith, Ian McKellen, Yuval Harari confirmed for Jaipur Literature Festival 2019Apart from Neil Gaiman, some of the other names confirmed for next year's Jaipur Literature Festival are Mohsin Hamid, Tilda Swinton and Hari Kunzru | #FirstCulture
Jan 29, 2018
Zee Jaipur Literature Festival 2018: From Kiran Nagarkar to Sujatha Gidla, what to look out for on the last dayFrom discussions on topics ranging from writing about the Arab world to fashion and modernity, here's a pick of the best sessions on the last day of the Jaipur Literature Festival | #FirstCulture
Dec 09, 2017
Zee Jaipur Literature Festival 2018: Here's what to expect from the 'Kumbh Mela' of lit festsThe 2018 edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival has a mix of subjects, from the women poets of the Vedas to Rupi Kaur's poetry
Dec 07, 2017
25 years since Babri demolition: It is important to recall and engage with injuries of the past to heal the presentA few writers and thinkers who have been brave enough to shed light on the unwritten histories have been branded and labeled into neat little compartments, notwithstanding their considerable achievements in own fields.
Sep 03, 2017
As iconic British Residency building in Hyderabad is restored, a look back at its monumental historyAn architectural marvel designed by Lieutenant Samuel Russell of the Madras Engineers, the British Residency was reduced to a state which was a fry cry from its grandiose past, where it symbolised the supremacy, power and wealth of the British Empire
May 06, 2017
The Black Prince: A new film brings the story of Punjab's last king, Maharaja Duleep Singh, to lifeMaharaja Duleep Singh's story is one of tremendous loss: the loss of his family, throne, the Koh-i-Noor diamond, his country. A new film, The Black Prince, examines the life of this last king of Punjab.
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 19, 2017
Jaipur Literature Festival 2017: India's biggest literary event to be kicked off by Gulzar, Anne WaldmanThe Jaipur Literature Festival will be inaugurated by Gulzar, Anne Waldman, Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev and Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Thursday
Dec 11, 2016
The Kohinoor's true (and bloody) history is traced by William Dalrymple, Anita AnandWilliam Dalrymple and Anita Anand spoke to Firstpost about how they uncovered the true history of the Kohinoor, the 'world's most infamous diamond'
Jul 20, 2016
Rahul Gandhi vs RSS: Catch-22 situation for Congress leader and it's of his own makingThe innumerable parodies, spoofs, stand-up comedy spots etc over the last five years stand as testimony to the fact that Rahul Gandhi's way of thinking has become a national joke.