British India, White Australia: Overseas Indians, intercolonial relations and the Empire by Kama Maclean
Empire of Enchantment: The story of Indian magic by John Zubrzycki
Koh-I-Noor: The history of the world’s most infamous diamond by William Dalrymple and Anita Anand
Inglorious Empire: What the British did to India by Shashi Tharoor
This year’s Jaipur Literature Festival (20–24 January) more than lived up to the Indian Ministry of Tourism’s slogan – ‘Incredible India’.
The festival was established in 2006 as a component of the Jaipur Virasat (Heritage) Festival, an arts event intended to showcase the varied and colourful Rajasthani culture. Performances of classical music and dance were held in the fore ...