The two-day festival will include more than 250 short films and documentaries from all over India, neighbor country Bangladesh and other countries like the USA, Brazil, France, Germany, London, Russia and Spain.
American author Paul Beatty on his novel, shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, how writers need to decide which side of history they want to be on and why he doesn’t see himself as a race writer.
She was the iconic activist-writer of Bengal. He is the most important living novelist and essayist in Malayalam. Letters from Mahasweta Devi to Anand, written between 1996 and 1998, reveal a rare friendship, forged by a love of literature and a concern for justice.
Jokes about dark skin make for poor comedy. Make-up artists tell us that the industry’s fixation with fair skin is no laughing matter.
For centuries, Goa has woken up to the poder’s horn. He’s more than a bringer of bread — he’s the soul of the village.
Simon and Garfunkel’s The Sound of Silence nearly did not become the song for a generation. Play it again, it is still relevant today.
For a woman, moving out of her parents’ home to a place of her own throws up many questions. But how long can one stay in the cocoon?
The bee-eaters’ graceful aerial ballet is a sight to behold.
Is translation an act of surrender or a non-violent Darwinian struggle?
The study suggested that those who experienced weight discrimination over a 10-year period had twice the risk of high allostatic load.
Play with colours when it comes to winter since the weather features are typically dark and strong.
The researchers examined 39 cohort studies to determine the effect that adverse childhood experiences have on health and biological outcomes in children.
Researchers have found appetite ratings failed to correspond with energy intake, the number of calories consumed, in the majority of studies.
Recent efforts to measure TB cases estimate that the private sector treats 2.2 million TB cases at least as many TB cases as the public sector.
Kids love to feel valued and important, and getting them involved in their shopping is a great way to make shopping exciting for them.
Diwali, which celebrates the conquest of truth over ignorance and light over darkness - celebrated by Indians, falls on October 30.
Low social status is generally thought to lead to poorer health
Travel at less popular times as the price of flights varies considerably depending on the month, day and time of travel
While the entire estate is now open, the main draw is the pope's bedroom, one of the 20 marble-floored rooms in the private apartments overlooking Lake Albano, an extinct volcano.
Nayan Khanolkar and Ganesh H Shankar won the prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition in the Urban and Birds category respectively
The author said, "Dylan is not really a writer and awarding the prize to him in the literature category is a great insult to all the writers who have already received the award and also to those who rightly deserve it".
The sprawling pages, each measuring 5 feet by 7 feet, have rows of calligraphy standing 8 to 9 inches high.
The pound has lost almost a fifth of its value against the dollar since the June 23 referendum on EU membership because of uncertainty about Britain's economic prospects.
Heart attack is suspected to be the reason of London-born designer Richard Nicoll's death.
The works on display at the Special Astrophysical Observatory by artists from Russia and Austria reflect their views of life, history and the cosmos.
Mireille Gehin was in Chandigarh to narrate in English the Tibetan epic of the King Gesar with Chandigarh-based musician Gurvinder Singh on the harmonium and tabla.
Focusing on conceptualising themes for different sections of a home, the exhibition, showcases the large repertoire of work that Pehal has done to create themes for different spaces of a home.
The festival will be held at two venues — the NCPA and Prithvi Theatre.
Nearly 60 per cent of cancer incidence in women is diet-related, new reports say. Other risk factors include alcoholism.
A fictional biography of Kasturba Gandhi makes for a compelling read.
What is the politics of literature? A critical study of two Indian writers attempts to answer.
The future is here. Yuval Noah Harari tells you what you need to pack for the journey.
A book analyses how the Muslim came to be identified as the “other” in India.
Nukkad provides a comprehensive culinary tour of street foods around the country.
The protagonists in these comics are singular women without any superpowers, interesting and fierce.
Delhi-based artist Shelly Jyoti’s latest solo is a modern twist on khadi.