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Google doodle on modernist painter M F Husain

On his 100th birth anniversary M F Husain, one of the best known painters in modern and contemporary India, has been honoured with a Google Doodle. The late painter, who died at the age of 95 on......

Standing tall: Charles Correa's ICONIC buildings

India’s greatest contemporary architects Charles Correa died on Tuesday night at the age of 84. He was best known for his “open-to-sky” designs, which were reflected in some of......

Astad Deboo and the dance of rebellion in Manipur

After performing with Manipuri artistes the world over, Astad Deboo, India's greatest contemporary dancer, performed with artistes of the Shri Shri Govindajee Nat Sankirtan in Imphal for the first......

Noted author and journalist Khushwant Singh dies at 99

Noted author and journalist Khushwant Singh, one of the finest Indian writers in English in contemporary times, died in Delhi on Thursday at the age of 99. The veteran writer, who was ill, passed......

Exclusive Amit Shah Interview: People are waiting to vote for Modi

To say that he is one of the most controversial figures in contemporary Indian politics is an understatement. Former Gujarat minister of state for home Amit Shah, who is out on bail on grave......

47% of Indian employees content with their leaders

Around 47 per cent of Indian employees are satisfied with their management's leadership style, according to the Kelly Global Workforce Index survey. According to the survey titled 'Leadership......

Ford EcoSport set to hit Indian roads soon

These days the talk of the globe is Ford EcoSport. Well, it should be, as it promises to swank contemporary American design language combined with smart technological advancement in a compact,......

Amazing office buildings in India

India prides itself on having some of the most contemporary designs for offices, especially in the IT sector.Some of these Indian IT campuses and parks rival the best in Europe or America. ECC......

Amazing office buildings in India

India prides itself on having some of the most contemporary designs for offices, especially in the IT sector. Some of these Indian IT campuses and parks rival the best in Europe or America. Which......

The Honda Brio: Here's a sneak preview

Although Honda is venturing into the Indian hatchback market much later than its contemporaries, it is compensating by bringing a class product to the shelves. Brio, Honda's new hatchback, was......

Meet the DID Super Moms

After auditioning hundreds of moms all over India, Dance India Dance Super Moms has selected its top 15 contestants. These ladies will be choreographed by Siddhesh Pai, Mayuresh Wadkar and......

'I have fallen in love with India'

Lauren Gottlieb, the 25-year-old American contemporary dancer who shot to fame in India with the film ABCD, was declared runner-up of the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla......

Meet TV's dancing queen

Shakti Mohan, 24, winner of Dance India Dance is celebrating her victory with her fellow contestants outside Mumbai. She says of her win, "I had never imagined that the audience would give so much......

'A woman of her times and yet someone belonging to Gandhiji's era'

'Asked which Dilip Kumar films were among her favourites, she said she had seen not a single movie of his until that time. This became a sensational issue. She did not mean to offend Dilip Kumar.'......

Smita Patil: The Woman Behind the Image

'Smita had it all planned out. She was pregnant then and planning to leave Raj Babbar after the baby was born.' In an enthralling new book Smita Patil, A Brief Incandescence (HarperCollins),......

Left-right handed batting pairs hold no advantage in contemporary cricket

India starts its innings with openers Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan, a left-right batting combination. Photograph: Morne de Klerk/Getty Images A cricket blogger has discovered that there is no......

'Timeless' Tendulkar celebrates 38th birthday on Sunday

Considered timeless by fans, experts and contemporaries alike, iconic Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar turns 38 on Sunday completing another year punctuated by milestones and unprecedented highs......

'It's a dream to play in World Cup finals'

Arguably the most accomplished batsman of contemporary times, Indian icon Sachin Tendulkar still has unfulfilled dreams, one of them being to win the World Cup for his team when the event comes to......

Murali looks for a memorable end to his Indian adventure

Muttiah Muralitharan is the highest Test wicket taker of all time and it is highly unlikely that anyone in contemporary cricket or in the near future can even approach the world mark the champion......

Another 'spin test' in store for injury-hit Proteas

IMAGE: South Africa's AB de Villiers will be appearing in his 100th Test starting in Mohali on Saturday. Photograph: Duif du Toit/Gallo Images/Getty Images Having decimated South Africa inside......
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Goa set to get its jazz on

Panaji: The lilting strains of jazz took root in India during the 1920s in Mumbai and Kolkata when Afro-American musicians dropped into the... ...
Mumbai's biggest street fest to open on 26th December

ByDharmendra Tiwari Dharmendra Tiwari , Mumbai Mirror | Nov 27, 2015, 03.00 AM IST Block your dates: Ballard Estate Festival plans in place... ...
APS BD Bari celebrates Annual Day

Excelsior Correspondent Children performing activity while celebrating Annual Day at APS BD Bari on Thursday. JAMMU, Nov 26: APS BD Bari... ...
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By | The Indian Express I must admit to a sense of emptiness at the way this series has been played out. I must also admit to being hugely... ...

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