William dalrymple

Amitabh Ghosh

Reading right in 2019

3 min read . 12 Jan 2019
William Dalrymple during his talk on India’s history of olfactory. Photo: Photographs: Pradeep Gaur/Mint

Smells like Lounge spirit

1 min read . 08 Sep 2017
India Wins Freedom’, by Maulana Abul Kalam Azad.

Words unfurled

4 min read . 11 Aug 2017
William Dalrymple.

What draws Dalrymple to the Deccan

2 min read . 21 Apr 2017
Some maps carry curious little notes.

Capital mapping

1 min read . 15 Apr 2017
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How a writer frames images

2 min read . 15 Apr 2016
Bahadur Shah Zafar<br />

The alternative view

2 min read . 21 Nov 2013
The festival venue Diggi Palace has much in store for bibliophiles this year. Photo: Sam Panthaky/AFP<br />

Preview | Year of the woman

3 min read . 17 Jan 2013
Photo: Lieutenant James Rattray/The British Library/Wikimedia Commons<br />

Book Review | Return of a King

4 min read . 10 Jan 2013
 All that glitters:(clockwise from top, left) Digby (Courtesy Robert Skelton); a mother-of-pearl pen box from Gujarat; a Bidri ewer; a bird-shaped brass ewer; an engraved iron catch. All circa 16th-17t  ((clockwise from top, left) Digby (Courtesy Robert Skelton); a mother-of-pearl pen box from Gujarat; a Bidri ewer; a bird-shaped brass ewer; an engraved iron catch. All circa 16th-17t)

The estate of the last eccentric

4 min read . 18 Mar 2011
<br />Lit glit: (clockwise from above) The front lawns of the Diggi Palace hotel (photo: Mayank Austen Soofi/Hindustan Times) ; Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (photo: Shaun Curry / AFP) and Martin Amis will make <br />

India&#8217;s literary Woodstock

7 min read . 07 Jan 2011
<br />Photo: Madhu Kapparath/Mint<br />

78 supereasy party poppers

80 min read . 22 Oct 2010
<br />Repository: The National Archives building used to be a mint.<br />

Four centuries in its corners

9 min read . 26 Aug 2010
<br />Id prayers at the Jama Masjid. Sanjeev Verma / Hindustan Times <br />

A past-present continuum

4 min read . 06 Aug 2010