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The king who made his own calendar

Wajid Ali Shah, the last Nawab of Awadh, was not just a poet, playwright, dancer and patron of the arts, says Payal Mohanka. He was a royal who hand-created his personal calendar. Wajid Ali Shah,......

Activist Trupti Desai fails to enter Haji Ali dargah

After her successful campaigns to break bar on entry of women in some Hindu temples, Bhumata Brigade chief Trupti Desai on Thursday took her movement for gender equality to the famous Haji Ali......

Obamas get a crash course on Indian culture

The Obamas got a glimpse of Indian culture and ethos at Rajpath on Monday through colourful tableaux from 16 states and some government departments that rolled down Rajpath during the Republic Day......

Obama watches in awe as India puts up impressive R-day show

Multi-hued images of India's rich cultural diversity and military might as well as achievements in diverse fields unfolded on Monday at the 66th Republic Day parade which had a US president as the......

Judge of Mumbai attacks trial in Pak changed for 7th time

The judge of the anti-terrorism court conducting the trial of seven Pakistani suspects charged with involvement in the 2008 Mumbai attacks was changed for the seventh time on Wednesday, with the......

Of biryani, history and entrepreneurship

Did you know that there are over 26 varieties of biryani made in India?Or that biryani comes from the Persian word 'birian' which means 'fried before cooking'?Or that, though it is considered a......

When Amjad Khan, Attenborough, Sanjeev Kumar got together...

One of India's top filmmakers Satyajit Raj would have been 95 today, May 2. We celebrate him by re-publishing a special series of articles through the week, starting with this beautiful excerpt......

Saeed Jaffrey: The Great Entertainer

'Sent off to interview him in the late 1970s I met him in a cafe in New Delhi's Regal Building called The Parlour. With impromptu send-ups of Laurence Olivier, Sybil Thorndike and the rich,......

'My father didn't get his due. That still rankles'

'People don't talk about any role that my father did -- it is always Gabbar Singh. He regretted this. He would tell me, 'I started at 25 floors and couldn't go any higher because I had started too......

40 years of Sholay: Jai, Veeru, Basanti THEN and NOW!

Rediff.com celebrates 40 years of the beloved movie classic. 'Indian film history can be divided into Sholay BC and Sholay AD,' believes filmmaker Shekhar Kapur.The maker of Mr India isn't......

Review: Jaanisaar music is strictly for lovers of classical music

The Jaanisaar soundtrack is worth a listen but it may not be everyone's cup of tea, writes Aelina Kapoor. The Jaanisaar soundtrack includes as many as 10 songs, all belonging to the period......

SAF Games cancelled

The thrice-postponed ninthSouth Asian FederationGames were cancelled on Thursday after Pakistan expressed its inability to host the regional multi-event competition.The executive council meeting of......
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Get peek into life and times of Birju Maharaj

Lucknow: The sight of a 100-year-old, gold-embroidered shawl gifted by Nawab Wajid Ali Shah to Pandit Birju Maharaj's grandfather left visitors... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/Get-peek-into-life-and-times-of-Birju-Maharaj/articleshow/52963983.cms
15 Historical Buildings In Kolkata That Are Screaming Out For A Restoration

Kolkata served as the capital of the British Raj, which extended over almost all of present-day India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh, except for small... ...

http://www.indiatimes.com/culture/travel/15-historical-buildings-in-kolkata-that-are-screaming-out-for-a-restoration-257124.html
Hoshang would never say cup

In the midst of Orlando and senseless censorship, a profile of Hoshang Merchant, poet, teacher, male, gay, who says he seeks the queer in each one... ...

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I was nervous about working with Srideviji

Prev By Letty Mariam Abraham | Posted 40 minutes ago Pakistani TV superstar Adnan Siddiqui, who finally makes his Bollywood debut in a... ...

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The house of dance

| Utsav Mishra All elements of the legacy of Kathak's Lucknow gharana will now be under one roof for all to see. Kathak Guru pandit Ram Mohan... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/vivacity/the-house-of-dance.html

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