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Jaipur Literature Festival to be held in Houston for first time

The literature festival will be held from September 14 to 15 in Houston

Sep 03, 2018, 06:55 AM IST

Proud of Hindus who reject communalism, says Shashi Tharoor in his book

Senior Congress leader and former union minister Shashi Tharoor has called for taking back the idea of Hinduism from those who have "hijacked" it and expressed concern over its misuse for very narrow-minded political purposes.

Feb 04, 2018, 17:27 PM IST

Censor board chief Prasoon Joshi skips Zee Jaipur Lit Fest

Prasoon Joshi was earlier scheduled to address a session titled 'Main aur Woh: Conversations with Myself' at the Zee JLF 2018.

Jan 27, 2018, 12:29 PM IST

Bad or good, keep writing, says Canada-based author Rupi Kaur at Zee JLF 2018

The Canada-based author besides performing several of her poems was also seen giving advice to budding writers.

Jan 26, 2018, 17:31 PM IST

Not as bad to be Muslim than to be Dalit, says Christophe Jaffrelot during JLF 2018 session

Eminent French political scientist Christophe Jaffrelot today said that in the absence of reservation, Dalits would not have reached anywhere, and it was "not as bad to be a Muslim than to be a Dalit".

Jan 26, 2018, 17:08 PM IST

Zee JLF 2018: Watch Literature Festival live on Twitter

Twitter users can watch the live stream of the event on Zee Jaipur Literature Festival's official handle.

Jan 25, 2018, 17:54 PM IST

Julia Donaldson to talk of Gruffalo, storytelling, recitation at JLF

Julia Donaldson, author of some of the world's best-loved children's books, will take the audience at the Jaipur Literature Festival on a journey of storytelling, performance and recitation besides talking about her popular creation -- The Gruffalo.

Jan 24, 2018, 19:02 PM IST

Book lovers go gaga as cine-star Rishi Kapoor takes centrestage at Zee Jaipur Literature Festival

Barely 50 metres away, acclaimed Indian poet Vikram Chandra sat discussing "the poetry of amazement" with poet Tishani Doshi and next to them were writers Mridula Koshy and Puneeta Roy exploring the freedom to dream. But the crowd of thousands of "book lovers" who have thronged from around the country and elsewhere were nowhere to be seen.

Jan 20, 2017, 19:26 PM IST

Strong JLR October sales push Tata Motors shares by nearly 7%

Shares of Tata Motors surged nearly 7 percent Tuesday after the company-owned Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) reported 11 percent increase in October retail sales.

Nov 08, 2016, 18:12 PM IST

Jaipur Literature Fest: Swanand Kirkire, Tahmima Anam among speakers at the event

Indian lyricist-playback singer Swanand Kirkire and British Bangladeshi writer Tahmima Anam will be among the speakers at the upcoming Jaipur Literature Fest (JLF).

Oct 25, 2016, 18:26 PM IST

Ruias assure banks of fund infusion to support operations of Essar Steel

Debt-laden Essar Steel on Tuesday said its promoters have assured the Joint Lenders Forum (JLF) that they will infuse additional funds in the firm to support its operations and "improve capital structure".

Mar 29, 2016, 11:59 AM IST

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-Francois Hollande will be welcomed in the Rashtrapati Bhawan today.
-After Sushma Swaraj, Francois Hollande will meet PM Modi.
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Jan 25, 2016, 12:31 PM IST

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-President of France on visit India today.
-NiA raiding to find the hidden terrorists in the country.
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Jan 24, 2016, 13:25 PM IST

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-Dog Squad performs at BSF passing out parade.
-8-year-old boy complaints to the police about his father's habit of playing illegal game of cards.
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Jan 24, 2016, 13:01 PM IST

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Zee News is the highly popular Hindi News channel of India’s largest television network ZMCL.

Jan 23, 2016, 12:22 PM IST

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Second day of Jaipur Literature Festival to start with cultural festivities.

ZEE MD Puneet Goenka appreciates the literature festival

Jan 22, 2016, 12:25 PM IST

Zee Jaipur Lit Fest: Javed Akhtar, Shabana Azmi recite shayaris

Javed Akhtar, Shabana Azmi recited shayaris on the third day of Zee Jaipur Literature Festival.

Jan 23, 2015, 17:48 PM IST

Zee Jaipur Literature Festival 2015: Sudhir Chaudhary talks about Urdu language

On the second day of the ongoing Zee Jaipur Literature Festival 2015, Sudhir Chaudhary talked about Urdu language.

Jan 22, 2015, 16:28 PM IST

V S Naipaul, Elanor Catton set to attend JLF festival

Nobel Laureate V S Naipaul, Booker winner Eleanor Catton, novelist Hanif Kureishi as well as travel writer Paul Theroux are among heavyweights lined up for the eighth edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival.

Sep 10, 2014, 15:09 PM IST

Jaipur Literature Festival set to travel to London this May

The vibrant energies of the annual Jaipur Literature Festival, which attracts over 250,000 visitors annually in India, are set to travel to London this May for a day-long edition of the literary extravaganza.

Apr 28, 2014, 07:56 AM IST