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  • Wednesday, July, 2018| Today's Market | Current Time: 08:06:52
  • Mumbai’s Victorian Gothic and Art Deco buildings declared World Heritage

    In a remarkable achievement, Victorian Gothic and Art Deco buildings of Mumbai was today declared as a World Heritage site by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, UNESCO. The decision was taken at the 42nd session of the World Heritage Committee of UNESCO in Bahrain today. This makes Mumbai city the second city […]

    “Paryavaran Mahotsav” organized for Aware & Educate people

    New Delhi- Kala Drishti, a Delhi based NGO organized “Paryavaran Mahotsav” at Shiksha Sadan, Surajmal Vihar-Anand Vihar, Delhi by 4:30pm. Event has showcased various ways of saving environment and how art can be a part of each endeavour. There was different kind of workshops and cultural programmes like dance, art competition, Nukkad Natak on “Swachta” […]

    Assam: Theatre festival to be held in Guwahati from June 4

    By Sabyasachi Sharma Guwahati : Good news for the people of Guwahati City. Especially the news is for the Theatre lovers. Theatre festival to be held from June 4 in Guwahati. Natabihanga Theatre is organizing a theatre festival at the District Library in Guwahati, from June 4. The four-day theatre fest will see plays like […]

    Novelist Olga Tokarczuk wins Man Booker for ‘Flights’

    Polish novelist Olga Tokarczuk won the prestigious Man Booker International Prize for her fiction, Flights, a novel that charts multiple journeys in time, space and human anatomy. The novel by Olga, translated by Jennifer Croft, won the prize after coming top of a shortlist of six titles. The money will be split between the author […]

    Afghanistan Embassy hosted Painting & Handicraft Exhibition in New Delhi

    New Delhi: Dr Shaida Mohammad Abdali, Afghanistan Ambassador to India inaugurated a one-day Afghan Painting and Handicraft Exhibition which was held at the Embassy of Afghanistan-New Delhi. The exemplary work of Afghan artists was exhibited at the Gandahara Hall of the Embassy, showcasing more than 40 paintings, handicrafts, including artwork on gemstones depicting historical background of Afghanistan. […]

    Prof. Neera Grover’s soulful Vocal and Sanjeet Gangani’s scintillating Kathak mark the 9th Quarterly baithak of Pracheen Kala Kendra

    New Delhi : Today Pracheen Kala Kendra organized its 9th quarterly Baithak in New Delhi under the series “Legends of Tomorrow” at Triveni Kala Sangam, at 6:30 pm onwards where Prof. Neera Grover  , an eminent Vocalist from Chandigarh presented vocal recital and city based Spectacular Sanjeet Gangani   cast magical spell with his elegant Kathak […]

    Museum’s Renovated Grandstand Theater Reopens

    COOPERSTOWN, NY  – The power of moving pictures has filled the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum’s Grandstand Theater for decades, with fans cherishing every minute of The Baseball Experience film as the introduction to their visit. Now, with the reopening of a completely renovated Grandstand Theater, a new film titled Generations of the […]

    The enigma of Mekhela Sador | Bollywood Divas love for Assam Silk

    By Bhupen Goswami Guwahati : World famous Assamese silk woven clothes and garments have always been the favorites among the diaspora as well as non Assamese community too. Bollywood too has never shied away from flaunting the exquisite Mekhela Sador, which has truly become the identity marker of the Assamese community. No wonder, our Bollywood […]

    Announcing the 8th edition of Mountain Echoes Literary Festival

    All roads lead to Bhutan this August as the 8th edition of the Mountain Echoes Literary Festival– an initiative of India-Bhutan Foundation, in association with India’s leading literary consultancy, Siyahi, is announced. Presented by the Jaypee Group and powered by the Department of Tourism, Government of Rajasthan, the distinctive literary, arts and cultural festival will […]

    Google Doodle celebrates life and work of Jamini Roy

    On the 130th birth anniversary of Jamini Roy, search engine Google has paid tribute to India’s first modernist artist with a doodle that chronicles his prolific career spanning over six decades. Roy who was tutored under the Bengal School of Art under the mentorship of Abanindranath Tagore, shifted from the academic tradition of drawing classical […]