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Published on Feb 25, 2023 11:20 AM IST
After criticism of edits to children's author Roald Dahl's books at home and abroad, publisher Puffin UK said it would also offer the original versions. Salman Rushdie and even PM Rishi Sunak had chimed in.
On Thursday, Ghazal Festival returned to stage after a gap of eight years. Organised by the Delhi government's art and culture arm, Sahitya Kala Parishad, the festival celebrates one of the oldest forms of poetry.
Published on Feb 24, 2023 07:30 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Akanksha Agnihotri, New Delhi
How did metal become a popular choice? Why did ceramics get phased out? Which metals are best-suited and why? Take a look.
Updated on Feb 24, 2023 07:27 PM IST
The actor talks about his favourite Sunday memories and what he's currently craving
Updated on Jul 24, 2023 07:39 PM IST
Put down the gun, pick up the gunpowder chutney. Videogames are levelling up the gameplay. Idlis, spring rolls, and fish fry are fuelling the stories
From the simple fruit fly to the Neanderthal and then the human race, see how the genome map evolved, spawning myths and providing missing links along the way.
The newly mapped sequences can help us learn more about how our ape ancestors fared, what separates us all and connects us all too. See how it all unfolded
The Hyderabad-based start-up has been helping small farmers set up low-cost greenhouses won the 1-million-pound Earthshot Prize
Whether you're looking to update a single room or your entire home, these budget-friendly home decor ideas can help you give your home a big makeover without breaking the bank.
Check out seven reasons to consider incorporating gloss into your home decor and how it can help you create a beautiful and functional living space.
Neihunuo Sorhie, a weaver from Nagaland who received the Padma Shri award and is well-known for her unique works of art, is on a mission to pass on dying art to the next generation.
Published on Feb 23, 2023 03:43 PM IST
ANI | | Posted by Akanksha Agnihotri, Kohima
The 11th edition of India Design ID has more than 140 Indian and international designers exhibiting their work. Alongside experiential spaces, the visitors can check out design solutions in furniture and lighting. There’s also a ceramics exhibition, curated at the fair.
Published on Feb 23, 2023 01:21 PM IST
, New DelhiHenna Rakheja
Artisans of Tilonia, a district in Ajmer, are all set to bring the vibrancy of their art of weaving, needlework, leather crafting and much more to Delhi as part of the Tilonia Crafts Bazaar. Alongside the exhibition of their works, there will also be a puppet show to highlight the social concerns of their village, and they overcame these.
Published on Feb 23, 2023 12:33 PM IST
, New DelhiManvi Singh
Cambodia’s Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts announced Monday that 77 pieces of Cambodian jewellery from the Latchford family collection arrived back in their homeland on Friday.
Published on Feb 22, 2023 01:46 PM IST
AP | | Posted by Krishna Priya Pallavi, Cambodia
The Nazi regime was sure it had all young Germans on its side. But Sophie Scholl did not want to yield to the regime. She was executed 80 years ago for daring to defy Hitler's government.
Children's author Roald Dahl is known for such famous books as "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" and "Matilda." But the latest editions have reportedly been changed.
The 14th edition of Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav will be organised from February 25 to March 5 at Karni Singh Stadium in Bikaner by the Union Ministry of Culture.
Published on Feb 20, 2023 05:42 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Parmita Uniyal, Jaipur
A collector visiting a contemporary art fair accidentally toppled over a small glass sculpture by renowned artist Jeff Koons, shattering it to pieces.
Published on Feb 19, 2023 02:34 PM IST
AFP | | Posted by Parmita Uniyal
The Yakshagana Sammelana, which took place recently at the state-level in coastal Karnataka, demonstrated that the traditional folk art is flourishing and evolving towards a new direction for its future.
Published on Feb 18, 2023 03:20 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Akanksha Agnihotri, Mangaluru
It’s been a couple of years since kombucha entered our vocabularies and pantries. But brewing a perfect batch involves a biology lesson on bacteria and yeast. Where do its antioxidants come from? When is it probiotic? Find out here
Published on Feb 18, 2023 01:33 AM IST
Turns out making good chai is all about taming the tannins in the tea. And the swishing action is one of the ways of doing that. Check out the others.
Updated on Aug 04, 2023 12:07 AM IST
Rappers from across Bengaluru gather in public spaces for cyphers held by the hip-hop collective Wanandaf. It’s happening in all languages, including Dakhini
Updated on Aug 04, 2023 12:11 AM IST
Her stories capture the mood of the early 1900s. But it’s in her lifelong friendship with poet Mahadevi Varma, amid giggles, that her spirit shines.
From a fresh platform for young talent to more time on the pitch for the stars, WPL promises a new era in the women’s game
Updated on Aug 03, 2023 11:42 PM IST
For 90 years, Harry Beck’s map of the London Tube has brought order to the word’s ever-expanding Metro lines. This single idea chugged on to become a classic
Updated on Aug 04, 2023 12:06 AM IST
In India’s arid and semi-arid zones, climate change is wreaking havoc on architecture, threatening cultures and the ways of life associated with them.
Updated on Aug 03, 2023 11:38 PM IST
They painted the giant mural that greeted India Art Fair visitors in Delhi last week. They’re giving the folk art a new spin: tradition fired up by activism.
Updated on Aug 03, 2023 11:36 PM IST
Angele Etoundi Essamba’s photo series "Noire Vermeer" takes a fresh look at the Dutch painter Jan Vermeer. The Cameroonian photographer’s project is also a reckoning with the Netherlands' history with the slave trade.
In the DW Festival Concert, violinist Augustin Hadelich performs Beethoven's complex Violin Concerto in D Major.
A blockbuster exhibition in Amsterdam dedicated to the painter of "Girl with a Pearl Earring" has quickly sold out. It is the biggest retrospective of the Dutch Baroque artist.