Mujhe Jeene Do: Conversations With Waheeda Rehman

Widely considered to be the most enduringly beautiful and gifted actress of her time, Waheeda Rehman has captured the imagination of Indian cinema lovers for 60 years now. It was no surprise that her session at the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival was hugely crowded in spite of the bad weather. Rehman was nostalgic about her early Bollywood years, saying that… Read more »

Capital: Rana Dasgupta And William Darlymple In Conversation

Touted as “the big non-fiction book of the year” by William Darlymple, author Rana Dasgupta spoke at length about Capital, written about India’s capital city Delhi. Dasgupta, who moved to Delhi in 2000, said he had attempted to analyze how much Delhi had changed, not merely in its physical structure, but also its inner changes. The book examines the intricacies and… Read more »