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First Sangrur Heritage and Literary Festival highlights the richness in culture

November 22, 2015 2:28:02 pm

Bringing eminent writers, poets, artists, filmmakers on one stage at the first ever Sangrur Heritage and Literary Festival.

A life on the lines: Celebrating three decades of Nasreen Mohamedi’s work

November 22, 2015 1:00:05 am

When she was alive, Nasreen Mohamedi’s work was barely noticed by the market and almost never reviewed. Today, an exhibition in Madrid celebrates her as a modern master. Who was this reclusive artist?

The light fantastic: A glimpse of Bangladesh through photographer Sarker Protick’s eyes

November 22, 2015 12:47:40 am

Bangladeshi photographer Sarker Protick’s work offers intimate glimpses of his country.

Living in His Images

November 21, 2015 12:00:15 am

The revolutionary architect and urban planner Le Corbusier was also a camera person, who worked behind and before the lens.

Colouring your city: How street art is changing Delhi

November 19, 2015 12:30:29 pm

There is a growing culture of street art spreading its canvas in Delhi

A River Runs Through It

November 19, 2015 12:29:20 am

For his award-winning debut feature film, Kothanodi, Bhaskar Hazarika reimagines the mesmerising fables of his home, Assam

India’s the most exciting place that’s having the gender debate: Tina Brown

November 19, 2015 12:08:02 am

Tina Brown on the global summit, ‘Women in the World’, and the feminist debate in India

Staple Guns, Solitaire & Satire

November 18, 2015 12:16:11 am

THE greatest danger Talya Lavie feared during her mandatory military service with Israeli Defence Forces (IDF) was a paper cut. Zero Motivation, her award-winning debut feature, reflects this paradox, of both the grandiose and the mundane, at a remote military outpost. The Israeli director, screenwriter and comic book artist was inspired by the pencil-pushing platoon […]

Native Hand

November 18, 2015 12:05:21 am

Moroccan-French artist Achraf Touloub’s handmade work throws new light on the Persian miniature tradition.

Chhath Puja: All you need to know about the festival

November 17, 2015 12:13:51 pm

Celebrated on the sixth day after Diwali, Chhath is an ancient festival dedicated to the Sun God for a period of four days.

In Their Elements

November 16, 2015 12:38:53 am

India Habitat Centre has launched an year-long photo festival, knit around the theme of sustainable development.

A way in the dark: Meet Afghanistan’s first female professional photographer

November 15, 2015 12:00:58 am

Afghanistan’s first female professional photographer, Farzana Wahidy, on learning to become her own person in a troubled country, shooting under perilous conditions and why she focuses exclusively on women.