Jaskiran Kapoor is a columnist with The Indian Express.
On Saturday afternoon, Mehar Mittal breathed his last after a prolonged illness at an ashram in Mount Abu, Rajasthan. Mittal was 82 and was admitted in a hospital in Ahmedabad last week.
The tree also goes by the names Vibhitaki, Karshaphala and Kalidruma in Sanskrit.
Punjabi actor-singer-producer Amrinder Gill talks about working with Priyanka Chopra in her debut Punjabi film Sarvann, and his own journey so far
Also called Moon Beam or Carnation of India , these plants are cultivated across South East Asia
Sahiban’s sudden move in the story, which was penned by 17th century poet Peelu, has intrigued generations, including Mehra.
A species of flowering plant in the Moraceae family, the Ficus benjamina is a native of the Indo Malayan region.
The release of 31st October was meant to coincide with 30 years of the pogrom of 1984 last year.
Along the V4 roads of the some of the oldest sectors of the Chandigarh are lines of a tree called Karanja. Also known as the Indian Beech tree and Poonga oil plant, the tree comes from the Western Ghats and is cultivated as a shade tree.
Sikhville has content created for Punjabi learning and connecting newer generations with Sikh or Punjabi history and culture.
Always on the lookout for new sounds to play with, he loves the mathematical precision of the tabla for instance and even indulged in some street beatboxing in Delhi recently.
For Dewan, the song, Muniya, is a tribute to Teesri Kasam, to its fiercely independent character Hira Bai (played by Waheeda Rahman), who dares to lives life on her own terms.
Amla is quite popular in kitchens – along the pickles, one will always see amle ka murabbhah on the table.
The 4C team including A P Mishra and Harish Mehla are bringing on board prominent filmmakers Saba Dewan and Vijaya Singh along with their films, Naach and Unscheduled Arrivals.
In a new series, British-Indian television chef Anjum Anand shows the diversity of Indian food to an outside audience .
At a time when the flogging of Dalit youths in Una has triggered protests, Ginni Mahi, 17 years old, is raising her voice and asserting her identity in songs that are finding resonance across the country.
It thrives in tropical climates and on all types of soils, needs regular water and normal garden fertiliser
Known as Kathal in India, studies say it has potential to solve world’s food problem
Thorny plant with yellow flowers, a common sight in Chandigarh.
Peepal tree can cure 50 ailments including asthma, diabetes and diarrhea
Four to six minutes in duration, the stories are based on the life history of 10 Sikh Gurus and great Sikh warriors. Each story ends with a message that relates to history with a present-day context
Binnu Dhillon, who plays a handsome government servant married to the prettiest girl in the family, flaunts his status by riding his new motorbike around the village.
WITH India committed to save tigers from extinction, Indian Forest Service officer, TR Bijulal, too is a man on a mission to not only protect the national animal, but create awareness among the masses on the same. Come July 29, which is also International Tiger Day, Bijulal is all set to release his debut film, […]
Mehta, who is on a ten-city tour, conducted his session about the perks of being on FB and how technology removes a lot of barriers and empowers entrepreneurs
Based on two short stories by award-winning writer Waryam Singh Sandhu, Chauthi Koot evokes an atmosphere of suspicion, fear and paranoia in the Punjab of 1980s.
Tree grows to a moderate height and size
Revathi and Kirron Kher: For these ‘actors at heart’, age is just a number, creativity stumps competition and insecurity, and a good co-actor only enhances one’s performance.
Dishoom, also starring John Abraham, Jacqueline Fernandes and Nargis Fakhri, will see the comeback of actor Akshaye Khanna in an antagonists role.
Low-maintenance plant with pink, white & yellow flowers, the Plumeria tree is drought-tolerant and can be planted from seeds or cuttings.
From silent films to animations and children’s films to magnum opus, the cine concert can be applied to all kinds of cinema.
A distinct odour of paint and varnish fills the air and mixes with the musty smell of old forgotten books as Mehla navigates us through the corridors abuzz with activity of carpenters, electricians and the library staff.
Explaining his principle, Shiba said: “Jump into the fishbowl (onsite) and swim with fish with intuition, then jump out to understand what the fishes needs are.”
Also called Shahtoot, these trees grow in any kind of soil
Promoting their new album through a five-city tour, Mendes talks about how the ‘Bombay Bassment x FUNC VIP’ presents Bombay Bassment in a new light and sound.
Randeep Wadehra's 'Mango man in the republic of Bananas' is set in an imaginary South Asian Republic and casts a sardonic eye on the way democracies function.
While Udta Punjab turns the spotlight on the drug problem in the state, Punjab’s music scene has been in the centre of controversy for its celebration of drugs, violence, and misogyny.
"Shashi Kapor-The Householder, The Star" unveils chapters of the actor's personal and professional life