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    ZIPPO AND STREET ARTIST BEN EINE CREATE 17,500 SQUARE METER MURAL IN EAST LONDON

    ZIPPO AND STREET ARTIST BEN EINE CREATE 17,500 SQUARE METER MURAL IN EAST LONDON

    Bangalore : Zippo and acclaimed street artist Ben Eine today unveiled a huge 17,500 square meter mural. Depicting the word "CREATE" the artwork came to life on a truly unconventional canvas: a sparse, industrial ground space in East London spanning 17,500 square meters. A new video ...

    Art in the age of e-commerce

    By Rahul Singh Yadav, Co-founder of Floating Canvas Company For the longest time, art found a home only in the galleries and museums of the world. That, and the private collections of connoisseurs. But with e-commerce gaining wider acceptance all over, the world of art has ...

    Bikaner camel festival begins today

    Bikaner camel festival begins today

    With a colourful procession comprising of decorated camels and folk artists, the two-day international camel festival began today. Beautifully adorned camels and performances by folk artists were the key attraction for domestic and foreign tourists who gathered at the Karni Singh stadium ...

    Mamang Dai, Ramesh Kuntal win Sahitya Akademi award

    Sahitya Akademi today announced its annual awards for 2017 in 24 languages. Seven novels, five collections each of poetry and short stories, five works of literary criticism, a play and a book of essays have won the awards. This year, Mamang Dai will get the award in English language for ...

    Indian artist Mangal Suvarnan's official remix for 'Consideration' by R&B icon Rihanna out now

    Indian artist Mangal Suvarnans official remix for Consideration by R&B icon Rihanna out now

    ● 'Consideration' by Rihanna ft. SZA (Mangal Suvarnan Remix) has been signed to Westbury Road Entertainment and distributed by Roc Nation Records, an American entertainment company founded by Shawn 'JAY-Z' Carter ● The dance remix package, featuring top names in dance music, released on ...

    UNESCO inscribes 'kumbh Mela' on the Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of

    UNESCO inscribes kumbh Mela on the Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

    UNESCO has inscribed 'kumbh Mela' on the Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.The decision was taken during the ongoing 12th session of the Intergovernmental Committee on Intangible Cultural Heritage at Jeju in South Korea. This inscription is the third in two years ...

    53rd Jnanpith Award to Hindi writer Krishna Sobti

    53rd Jnanpith Award to Hindi writer Krishna Sobti

    Renowned Hindi litterateur Krishna Sobti has been chosen for this year's Jnanpith Award, the Jnanpith Selection Board announced on Friday. "The Jnanpith Selection Board has announced the recipient of the 53rd Jnanpith Award for the year 2017 today in a meeting. It went to eminent Hindi ...

    GST Is Damaging Assam's Ailing Handicrafts Industry, Say Artisans

    GST Is Damaging Assams Ailing Handicrafts Industry, Say Artisans

    By Bhupen Goswami  GUWAHATI: After machine-made alternatives and cheaper Chinese products hurt the cane and bamboo handicrafts industry in Assam, the artisans have a new worry -- the Goods and Services Tax (GST). They claim they are already suffering huge losses and now the GST seems to be ...

    Smriti Irani inaugurates 44th Indian Handicrafts and Gifts-Delhi Fair

    Smriti Irani inaugurates 44th Indian Handicrafts and Gifts-Delhi Fair

    Textiles Minister Smriti Irani today inaugurated the 44th edition of Indian Handicrafts and Gifts (IHGF)-Delhi Fair at India Expo Centre and Mart on the outskirts of Delhi in Greater Noida. Speaking on the occasion Mrs Irani said, that from the implementation of GST throughout corrective ...

    Amazon India launches Priyadarshini Handlooms' hand-woven fabric products ahead of the festive ...

    Bengaluru: Amazon India is ensuring that this year Dussehra will be even more special as it launches Priyadarshini Handlooms, the brand outlet of Karnataka Handloom Development Corporation (KHDC) which is a Government of Karnataka Undertaking. Originally known for its silk sarees, KHDC today offers ...

    Final Dates of 10th Edition of Indradhanush Dilli 2017 Announced & Now It's Open for Sponsorship & ...

    Final Dates of 10th Edition of Indradhanush Dilli 2017 Announced & Now Its Open for Sponsorship & Support

    New Delhi: The 2017 edition of the Indradhanush Dilli, A Festival of Arts is going to take place in New Delhi between 8th and 13th November. Started in 2009, the festival is in its 10th year, and which witnessed the presence of renowned artists and dancers, like Pandit Birju Maharaj, Smt Shovana ...

    Art Exhibition by French Artist Ms. Olympe at Navrathan's Gallery 9

    Art Exhibition by French Artist Ms. Olympe at Navrathans Gallery 9

    Bengaluru: Navrathan's Gallery 9 will feature the first ever show of Ms. Olympe, a French artist currently residing in India. The collection on display is a series on women, including some 'portraits' that have a resemblance to the artist. Ms. Olympe has been living in India for the last ...

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