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On the trail of 12 Indian fugitives who fled to London

New Delhi, Feb 27 | At a time when a British court has ordered the extradition of diamantaire Nirav Modi to India to stand...

Both Bhutto Sahib and Benazir were firm believers that Kashmir can’t...

New Delhi, Feb 27 | Bhutto Sahib and Benazir Bhutto were both firm believers that intricate issues such as Kashmir cannot be left in...

‘The Code Breaker’ is an uplifting tale in trying times

New Delhi, Feb 27 | In these days of the coronavirus pandemic, Walter Isaacson, the bestselling author of "Leonardo da Vinci" and "Steve...

Railways to restore 8 heritage stations in Karnataka

Bengaluru, Feb 26 | The South Western Railway (SWR) would restore 8 heritage stations in its Bengaluru division, with the...

When Arthur Conan Doyle responded to the call of a Parsi...

New Delhi, Feb 24 | In the village of Great Wyrley near Birmingham, someone is mutilating horses. Someone is also sending threatening...

Yesterday once more: Skyroom is back in new avatar

Kolkata, Feb 24 | As you walk down the main thoroughfare in Kolkata's key arterial stretch of Southern Avenue, you can find a...

Suicide preventer comes to terms with suicide

New Delhi, Feb 23 | In April 2017, Nandini Murali lost her urologist husband Dr T.R. Murali to suicide. In the wake of...

Documenting the horse in Indian history

New Delhi, Feb 22 | The horse is etched on the Indian landscape and to view the sub-continent's past through the prism of the...

Awakening your ‘soulprint’ to find happiness and success (IANS Interview)

B0y Vishnu MakhijaniNew Delhi, Feb 22 | It was a chance discovery of a book written 100 years ago by his great great...

2nd phase of Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav to be inaugurated in Darjeeling

New Delhi, Feb 21 | Union Minister of State for Culture & Tourism (Independent Charge) Prahlad Singh Patel will inaugurate the second phase of...

Eijaz Khan on how Bigg Boss 14 cemented bond with Pavitra...

Mumbai, Feb 20 | Former Bigg Boss 14 contestant Eijaz says the show gave him a chance to discover the love of his love....

Remo D’Souza calls his music label an extension of his efforts...

Mumbai, Feb 20 | Filmmaker and choreographer Remo Dsouza has launched his music label B-Live, and he says his effort is to support budding...

Understanding nuances of world cinema through 10th century Kashmiri philosopher Abhinavagupta...

By Vishnu MakhijaniNew Delhi, Feb 20 | A new book that unravels the nuances of world cinema harkens back to the 10th century...

My career has never been dependent on my co-actors: Priyanka Chopra...

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Feb 19 | "There is no rulebook for me and I don't believe in planning too much. I have...

‘Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Power’ a grim wake-up call...

By Vishnu Makhijani New Delhi, Feb 19 | With Artificial Intelligence helping "biological materialism sneak in through the back door", the world is witnessing...

RSS not happy with writing of Indian history, Bhagwat to release...

By Navneet MishraNew Delhi, Feb 18 | The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh wants to initiate a debate on Indian history written so far. The RSS...

Jaipur Literature Festival debuts in digital avatar on Friday

New Delhi, Feb 18 | Hailed as the 'greatest literary show on Earth', the 14th edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival 2021, will open...

‘Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Power’ a grim wake-up call...

By Vishnu MakhijaniNew Delhi, Feb 18 | With Artificial Intelligence helping "biological materialism sneak in through the back door", the world is witnessing...

‘Street art largely undiscovered in India’

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Feb 17 | She comes to the street with an unburdened mind. You can expect her to paint an asteroid,...

China’s national museum kicks off ox-themed exhibition

Beijing, Feb 14 | The National Museum of China has kicked off a themed exhibition to mark the Year of the Ox, showcasing a...

Mumbai square – named after ex-Israeli PM Shimon Peres – sparks...

By Quaid NajmiMumbai, Feb. Feb 13 | For the first time, a prominent junction in south Mumbai has been named after a...

Goa to identify, restore dilapidated govt. buildings: CM

Panaji, Feb 13 | Amid resistance to government land acquisition processes in various parts of Goa, Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Saturday urged elected...

Project to capture cultural life of UK’s high streets

London, Feb 11 | The Historic England, the UK's cultural agency, announced a multi-million dollar project to tell stories of the country's famous high...

Mandu, Khajuraho festivals to be held this month

Bhopal, Feb 10 | Cultural activities are on a steady rise in Madhya Pradesh as the coronavirus crisis slowly subsides with the upcoming Mandu...

‘Restless As Mercury’ a perfect complement to Gandhi’s ‘The Story of...

By Vishnu MakhijaniNew Delhi, Feb 10 | ‘Original footage might be grainy and jerky but has a ring of truth because it is...

Iraq vows to recover all artefacts stolen after US-led invasion

Baghdad, Feb 10 | Iraqi authorities have pledged to recover all the ancient artefacts that were stolen after the US-led invasion in 2003, a...

New dates for Kathmandu Triennale 2077

New Delhi, Feb 6 | Kathmandu Triennale has announced new dates for the fourth edition which will now take place from October 27 to...

‘Khadau’ gains popularity in Magh Mela

Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 5 | One of the fastest selling items at the ongoing Magh Mela in Prayagraj this year, is the 'khadau'...

Kolkata Book Fair to be held in July

Kolkata, Feb 4 | Considering the upcoming Assembly elections and multiple board exams in West Bengal, the 45th International Kolkata Book Fair will be...

About searching for love and rediscovering yourself

New Delhi, Feb 4 | What if you ran away from your life today? Twenty years later, three people are looking for you....

Pranab Mukherjee’s diaries may soon be a book

New Delhi, Feb 1 | Sharmistha Mukherjee, national spokesperson of the Congress and the daughter of former India President late Pranab Mukherjee, said that...

Telangana Governor felicitates Gussadi dance exponent

Hyderabad, Feb 1 | Telangana Governor Dr Tamilisai Soundararjan on Monday felicitated Gussadi dance exponent Kanaka Raju for being bestowed with the Padma Shri...

Mumbai: BMC is India’s first civic body to launch ‘Heritage Walk’

By Quaid NajmiMumbai, Jan 30 | The first batch of 15 excited, wide-eyed tourists entered the hallowed...

Veteran Gujarati theatre artist Arvind Joshi passes away at 84 (Ld)

Gandhinagar Jan 29 | Gujarati theatre veteran Arvind Joshi breathed his last on Friday morning at Nanavati Hospital in Bombay. He was 84 years...

Handwara youth wants Bhadrakali temple development, return of Kashmiri Pandits

By Hitesh TikooJammu, Jan 28 | A youth leader from north Kashmir's Handwara has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Jammu & Kashmir...

Hamid Ansari memoirs: Depreciates PM’s selective reference to his vast contributions

New Delhi, Jan 27 | M. Hamid Ansari, after a long and distinguished career during which he served as India's envoy to five countries...

New book on Ayodhya chronicles change in mood

Lucknow, Jan 25 | Fear, apprehension and suspicion has finally been replaced with a sense of ease and excitement and Ayodhya, after the Supreme...

JK Tourism to participate in first-ever Virtual Bharat Parv-2021

Srinagar, Jan 24 | The Jammu and Kashmir Tourism Department is all set to participate in the Virtual Bharat Parv 2021 being organised January...

3 generations in K’taka fought for 40 yrs over ‘Kalasha’, Lok...

By N.B. HombalBagalkot (Karnataka), Jan 24 | Three generations from two adjacent villages in Karnataka fought over who should possess a 'kalasha' (holy pot)...

JLF’s 14th edition to return virtually from Feb 19-28

New Delhi, Jan 22 | Dubbed the "greatest literary show on Earth", the Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) returns in a virtual avatar...

Former bureaucrat, Hyderabad biographer Narendra Luther passes away

Hyderabad, Jan 19 | Former civil servant, historian and author Narendra Luther passed away here on Tuesday. He was 89.Luther, who was also a...

Kerala town to flaunt coir, port and labour movement museums

Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 18 | Once a bustling maritime town on the west coast and now a global houseboat tourism hub, Alappuzha in Kerala will...

Legendary musician Ghulam Mustafa Khan passes away, music industry pays tribute

Mumbai, Jan 17 | Legendary Indian classical musician Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan died on Sunday at his Mumbai residence. Music artistes such as Lata...

‘Kamala’s Way’ charts an engaging journey from California to Washington

By Vishnu MakhijaniNew Delhi, Jan 17 | Just how did the daughter of two immigrants in segregated California became one of this countrys...

How the plan to vivisect India was foiled (Book Review)

By Ashutosh Kumar ThakurNew Delhi, Jan 16 | There was no dearth of secessionist claims. It seems like throughout the second half of the...

A priceless collection of 200 years of Indians writing prose and...

By Vishnu MakhijaniNew Delhi, Jan 15 | Its an anthology that took 10 years to compile but thats not surprising given that it takes...

Priyanka Chopra’s memoir ‘Unfinished’ to release on Feb 9

New Delhi, Jan 14 | Priyanka Chopra Jonas very aptly sums up her life thus: "I am a product of traditional India and its...

Republic Day parade to feature 321 schoolkids, 80 folk artists

New Delhi, Jan 13 | Schoolchildren from four Delhi schools and folk artists from Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre, Kolkata will take part in the...

An unforgettable adventure in the underworld of a dystopian Paris

New Delhi, Jan 13 | Paige Mahoney has eluded death again. Snatched from the jaws of captivity and consigned to a safe house in...

A gripping tale of one of modern India’s biggest banking failures

New Delhi, Jan 11 | Who is Rana Kapoor and, more importantly, what role did he play in the rise and fall of YES...

Business

Beijing’s new economic forms robust in 2020

Beijing, Feb 27 | Beijing's new economic forms have displayed robust performance in 2020 despite the Covid-19 epidemic, official figures showed.The added value of...