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Vikram Seth


A Suitable Boy actor Tanya Maniktala: Lata will inspire many young girls even today

October 23, 2020 10:52 pm

Actor Tanya Maniktala on her character Lata and the relevance of the miniseries A Suitable Boy in this day and age.

Vikram Seth's A Suitable Boy will soon stream on Netflix; here's what the novel is all about

October 22, 2020 8:20 pm

Seth's densely populated world has been adapted into a six-episode series by Mira Nair which will soon stream on Netflix. And before you start watching, here's a primer on what the novel is about

Mira Nair's BBC series A Suitable Boy premieres: What is the Vikram Seth novel about?

July 27, 2020 7:14 pm

Published in 1993 and running for 1,349 pages, the book is considered to be one of the longest novels

A Suitable Boy to release on Netflix in India

July 16, 2020 11:29 am

Tabu, Ishaan Khatter, Tanya Maniktala, Rasika Dugal, and Ram Kapoor star in BBC One's miniseries A Suitable Boy, an adaptation of Vikram Seth's novel of the same name.

A Suitable Boy trailer promises a faithful treatment of the Vikram Seth novel

July 12, 2020 11:30 am

The story of BBC's miniseries A Suitable Boy is set in newly independent India and follows four families. Ishaan Khatter, Tabu, Tanya Maniktala, Rasika Dugal and Ram Kapoor among others are part of the miniseries' cast.

Salman Rushdie, Arundhati Roy, RK Narayan, Vikram Seth's books feature in BBC’s 100 ‘novels that shaped our world’

November 07, 2019 1:59 pm

The list has been divided into 10 categories — identity, love, sex and romance, adventure, life, death and other worlds, politics, power and protest, class and society, coming of age, family and friendship, crime and conflict and rule-breakers, the names — with 10 books each.

'Dear Vikram Seth': On World Poetry Day, an open letter to my favourite poet

March 22, 2018 3:45 pm

World Poetry Day: It helps that you, Vikram Seth are not a philosopher, and if you are, you have hidden that well.  Much like me, you never seem to foresee the impending doom, being too busy revelling in the present. And when things fall apart, I can hear you exclaim in fright and quiet resignation.

Rather than opening up to the outside, we’re creating borders within, says Vikram Seth

January 09, 2018 11:35 am

“A poet walks like a neurotic milipede. Don’t examine too closely what the processes of an artist’s creation are. Otherwise, you end up losing it,” said Vikram Seth

Heart of the Matter

October 27, 2017 12:05 am

Smriti Mundhra and Sarita Khurana document the sociocultural environment of arranged marriages in their layered film, A Suitable Girl

President Pranab Mukherjee condoles Justice Leila Seth's demise

May 07, 2017 9:28 pm

Justice Leila Seth was the first woman Judge of Delhi High Court and the first woman Chief Justice of Himachal Pradesh High Court.


Happy birthday, Vikram Seth: Quotes by the writer that capture the pangs of love and heartbreak

June 20, 2017 5:37 pm

Vikram Seth can weave magic with his words.