Vikram Seth

India's first woman CJ of state high court Justice Leila Seth passes away

India's first woman CJ of state high court Justice Leila Seth passes away

Justice (retd) Leila Seth, the first woman chief justice of a state high court in the country and mother of celebrated author Vikram Seth, has died.

 

May 06, 2017, 18:10 PM IST

'Indians demeaning others on religion not fit to be leaders'

Seth has previously spoken out in support of the writers who had returned their state awards condemning various incidents like the killings of writers and the Dadri lynching among others.

Dec 10, 2015, 14:16 PM IST

Karachi Literature Festival begins

Pakistani authors Intizar Hussain, Bilal Tanweer, H.M. Naqvi and Indian authors Nayantara Sahgal and Arshia Sattar would be part of the Karachi Literature Festival that begins today (Friday).

Feb 06, 2015, 18:22 PM IST

Homophobia came into India, not homosexuality, says Vikram Seth

Vikram Seth said political parties that favour this ruling should know that homophobia came into India and not homosexuality.

Dec 18, 2013, 09:31 AM IST

Vikram Seth`s new canvas: Spirits, poetry, calligraphic

Art is a natural extension of novelist-poet Vikram Seth`s literature.

Sep 23, 2012, 08:36 AM IST

Religion being misused: Vikram Seth on Rushdie row

Novelist Vikram Seth on Thursday said the Vikram seth affair was whipped up because of "power", "politics" and "misuse of religion".

Jan 26, 2012, 20:12 PM IST

‘A Suitable Boy’ will have a curious sequel: Vikram Seth

Emphasising on the readability of the sequel, Vikram Seth promised that ‘A Suitable Girl’ will be a “curious sequel” as it jumps 60 years.

Jan 26, 2011, 16:51 PM IST

‘A Suitable Boy’ will have a curious sequel: Vikram Seth

Emphasising on the readability of the sequel, Vikram Seth promised that ‘A Suitable Girl’ will be a “curious sequel” as it jumps 60 years.

Jan 26, 2011, 16:51 PM IST

‘A Suitable Boy’ will have a curious sequel: Vikram Seth

Vikram Seth is one of India’s most popular novelist, librettist and travel writers. A self-proclaimed ‘lazy person’, Seth’s oeuvre includes three best-selling novels – ‘The Golden Gate’ (1986), ‘A Suitable Boy’ (1993) and ‘An Equal Music’ (1999), apart from five volumes of poetry ‘Mappings’ (1980).

Jan 26, 2011, 12:20 PM IST