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  • Poetry is a truth serum taken voluntarily: Manohar Shetty

    Sahitya Akademi fellow Manohar Shetty lives in Dona Paula, Goa, and the topography of his homeland figures as prominently in his poems as the landscapes of his own mind. The poet discusses his recent collection, Creatures Great and Small, with Suhit Kelkar

    Sunday, 22 March 2015 - 5:40am
  • Zee Jaipur Literature Festival: My poems reflect soldiers' repressed emotions- Kevin Powers

    American writer Kevin Powers, whose debut novel 'The Yellow Birds' was a New York Times bestseller and won the Guardian First book Award in 2012, last year brought out a poetry collection titled 'Letter Composed During a Lull in the Fighting' about his experiences serving as a soldier in the Iraq...

    Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 5:20am
  • Zee Jaipur Literature Festival: Israel on the brink of change: Gideon Levy

    Israeli journalist Gideon Levy has been termed one of the most hated men in his homeland today. The 62-year-old columnist for Haaretz newspaper writes regularly about the atrocities committed by Israeli troops in occupied Palestine. Levy's aim, behind exposing human rights abuses committed by the...

    Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 7:10am
  • Zee Jaipur Literature Festival: Like Anarkali women have strength in worst of situations- Mandy Ord

    Zee Jaipur Literature Festival panelist Mandy Ord is a Melbourne-based cartoonist who, along with Mumbai-based writer Annie Zaidi, has re-imagined the popular story of Anarkali and Salim from a feminist perspective. Ord has drawn cartoons, and Zaidi has worked on the text of the story, which...

    Saturday, 24 January 2015 - 7:10am
  • After losing out on Man Booker Prize, Jhumpa Lahiri bags DSC Prize at Zee JLF

    Indian-American writer Jhumpa Lahiri was on Thursday declared the winner of the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 2015, which carries with it a cash award of $50,000. The prize was announced at the Zee Jaipur Literature Festival. This is the fifth edition of the prize, which is given to an...

    Friday, 23 January 2015 - 7:20am
  • Zee Jaipur Literature Festival: After Narcopolis, Jeet Thayil plans to cut an album

    After the success of his debut novel Narcopolis (2012), poet Jeet Thayil has turned to songwriting. A part of the Sridhar-Thayil duo, he is also cutting an album with his six-piece band called ‘Still Dirty’, which would perform at the Zee Jaipur Literature Festival 2015 on Thursday. At the...

    Thursday, 22 January 2015 - 7:20am
  • Poetry to highlight this year's Zee Jaipur Festival

    Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje Scindia inaugurated the Zee Jaipur Literature Festival 2015, here on Wednesday, in the presence of dignitaries that included Dr Subhash Chandra, the chairman of the Zee group (which also owns dna), industrialist Anand Mahindra, and poets (who were also...

    Thursday, 22 January 2015 - 5:05am
  • Zee Jaipur Literature Festival: Marketing teams make bad lyrics popular

    In the 2015 edition of the Zee Jaipur Literature Festival celebrated lyricist Javed Akhtar shared his views on the current scenario of lyrics in Hindi film songs.

    Thursday, 22 January 2015 - 5:40am
  • Alka Koli, the woman who sued Maharashtra hospital for a mastectomy

    Her trust betrayed, her life scarred by wounds psychological and physical, Alka Koli is suing a Maharashtra hospital for a mastectomy for what turned out to be just a benign lesion. Suhit Kelkar speaks to the woman whose quest for justice permits no forgetting

    Sunday, 6 April 2014 - 2:46pm
  • Book Review: Cricket Cauldron

    Book: Cricket CauldronAuthor: Shaharyar Khan and Ali KhanPublisher: Harper SportPages: 330Price: Rs699

    Sunday, 2 February 2014 - 7:55am