15th Bird festival kicks off from February 2

The day is not far when state bird Godavan (Great Indian Busterd) would be seen only in books. In the absence of conservation and necessary policies, Godavan is becoming an endangered species. This time 15th bird festival is dedicated to Godavan. Tourism and Wildlife Society Of India (TWSI) is organising this fest on 2nd and…

JIFF brings out US exploitation

Picture Afghanistan – A Look at Global Militarization’, ‘Fishing under Fire’ and ‘Gaza Freedom March’ were among 12 short and documentary films from the US film maker Iara Lee which were today screened in the Jaipur International Film Festival(JIFF) here to exhibit the way American government and security agencies were exploiting Afghanistan, Iraq and parts…

Rajasthan University on its way to FAME !

Just after a month PM Manmohan Singh praised Rajasthan University’s contribution in research and other sectors, it seems that University is regaining its lost glory back. The Rajasthan University has been awarded the status of Universities with Potential for Excellence by the UGC. The status will help university to gain in the field of research,…

Jaipur International Film Festival 2012

The Jaipur International Film Festival, the world fastest growing film festival, is held every year now for 5 days from 27-31 January in Jaipur, India Launched in January 2009, Jaipur International Film Festival -JIFF became expanding ‘n established name in organizing world film festival every year in Rajasthan’s pink city of Jaipur in India. And…

American chat queen Oprah Winfrey in conversation with Barkha Dutt # JLF-Day 3

Oprah Winfrey, the host of the award-winning The Oprah Winfrey Show entertained, enlightened and uplifted millions of viewers for 25 years. Here comes the Talk Show Queen-Oprah Winfrey on the third day of Jaipur Literature Festival.   She looked rather affable in her green floral silk kurta/pant with pink dupatta ensemble. Sanjoy Roy introduced the session – Oprah…

Charismatic sessions at Jaipur Literature Festival- Day 2

If you have ever witnessed “bee swarming over honey” then it won’t be too difficult for you to draw similarity between them and masses pouring in at Diggi palace during the second day of Jaipur Literature Festival. Today’s session started with Chetan Bhagat in conversation with John Elliot ‘In search of a Story’ inside Mughal…

Scintillas from the Jaipur Literature Festival – Day One!

No Matter how bright today’s individual literary stars shone, luminous Diggi palace eclipsed them all. Clothed in vivid oranges, pinks and blues, glinting with Rajasthani mirror work, bedecked with little jewels of stalls, festooned in strings of light, and crossed and re-crossed by trails of fashionable, hippy and long booted beautiful people, its no surprise…

JLF: Special Vehicle for elderly and physically challenged

With last minute preparations going on at Diggi, the venue is beautified like a bride who is ready to unveil itself. For those who are looking forward to pay their visit to this grand show, might check the minor changes before they head. Jaipur Literature Festival being called as the Mecca of Literature, or the…

Five-day DSC Jaipur Literature festival from January 20-24, 2012

Now is the time, come to the Pink City –Jaipur and be charmed by not just its heritage but the luminous literati from across the globe. Jaipur is soon going to buzz with literary enthusiasts as the city is going to host literature festival for the seventh time in sequence. The largest literary carnival in…

Last 2 days of ongoing Khadi Exhibition

Be it fashionable attires, carpets, ethnic saris, pickles, jootis, jackets, shawls, quilt or durries the ongoing Khadi exhibition Opposite Gandhi Nagar Railway Station presents a glimpse of various Khadi products from different parts of the state. Though an exhibition is organized to promote Khadi in Jaipur but for a change it is observed that Khadi…