The country’s first and only publication devoted to narrative journalism, The Caravan’s stories present a unique mix of detailed reporting, lively and vivid writing, and a commitment to the art of storytelling whether the subject is politics, culture, travel or art. Our artfully constructed stories are based on months of reporting and research, and are crafted into dramatic narratives combining the excitement and immediacy of great literature with real plots and real consequences.
Drawing on the tradition established by magazines like The New Yorker and Granta, The Caravan fills a niche in the Indian media that has remained vacant for far too long. It caters to a new kind of reader, one who seeks a magazine of exceptional quality, style and substance.
The country's first and only publication devoted to narrative journalism, The Caravan occupies a singular position among Indian magazines. It is a new kind of magazine for a new kind of reader, one who demands both style and substance.
Since its relaunch in January 2010, the magazine has earned a reputation as one of the country's most sophisticated publications-a showcase for the region's finest writers and a distinctive blend of rigorous reporting, incisive criticism and commentary, stunning photo essays, and gripping new fiction and poetry. Its commitment to great storytelling has earned it the respect of readers from around the world.
• "India's best English language magazine", The Guardian, London
• "For those with an interest in India, it has become an absolute must-read", The New Republic, Washington
The Caravan fills a niche in the Indian media that has remained vacant for far too long, catering to the intellectually curious and aesthetically refined reader, who seeks a magazine of exceptional quality.