Bollywood stars root for '30-minute daily walk'

Feb 20, 2017
Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut believes that walking is a great way to achieve holistic health and people must enforce the '30-minute daily walk' rule into their lives. Read Story »

British chefs dish out curries to tingle Indian tastebuds

Its akin to carrying coal to Newcastle but a team of British chefs has landed in Chandigarh to give Indian tastebuds a curry treat -- albeit with a twist -- in an international food format.
By Jaideep Sarin | IANS | Mar 20, 2017Read Story »

Whirling streams: Showcasing Indian dance in Canada

By Ajit Jain | Special to
Mar 28, 2017
Indo-Canadian classical dance choreographer Sudha Khandwani passed away a few months back in Mumbai and it is in her memory that the Kalanidhi Dance Academy, the institution that she founded, and the Menaka T Read Story »

Working to improve Delhi's nightlife: Minister

In what may turn out to be a good news for the capital's young and movers and shakers, Minister of Culture and Tourism Kapil Mishra has said he believes in improving the city's nightlife and that attempts are
IANS | Mar 25, 2017Read Story »

Indian handlooms to shine at Bauhaus inspired set up

With a full day dedicated to showcasing the works of 71 designers from various nooks and corners of India, and a host of other designers lined up to amp up the style quotient on the ramp, the Amazon India Fash
By Kishori Sud | IANS | Mar 14, 2017Read Story »

Come summer, it's time for Goa's Shigmo festival

By Mayabhushan Nagvenkar | IANS
Mar 06, 2017
If December in wintry Goa is synonymous with its electronic dance music festivals, underground trance gigs and bohemian revelry, the advent of early summer comes with its own promise of fun and splendour, albe Read Story »

Born to dance: Raja-Radha Reddy's Kuchipudi taverses 50 years

By Mudita Girotra | IANS
Feb 25, 2017
The inception of their 50-year-journey was without fanfare and in the face of quite some opposition, but the commitment and passion of iconic dance couple Raja and Radha Reddy brought Kuchipudi on to the cultu Read Story »

India's young designers go 'desi', open up global markets for textile and craft

The continued efforts of India's veteran designers like Ritu Kumar, Sabyasachi Mukherjee and Wendell Rodricks to bring Indian textiles on the fashion forefront is motivating younger talent in the field to valu
By Nivedita | IANS | Feb 20, 2017Read Story »

Bangladesh guest country at Khajuraho Dance Festival
Feb 17, 2017
The 43rd edition of the Khajuraho Dance Festival here will have Bangladesh as the guest country. Twenty other countries, including Canada, Bahrain, France, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Nepal, Romania, Ru Read Story »

V-Day bliss: Patience keeps Kavitha Krishnamurthy, L. Subramaniam ticking

Feb 13, 2017
Married to violin virtuoso L. Subramaniam, playback singer Kavitha Krishnamurthy reveals the maestro loves to spring surprises, including a sojourn to Egypt's pyramids on Valentine's Day. Read Story »