Monday, May 25, 2015
May 26, 201512:00 am
talk, delhi talk, Grammy Museum, Los Angeles, sitar maestro, Pt Ravi Shankar, exhibition, Lifetime Achievement Grammy in 2013

Pt Ravi Shankar’s wife Sukanya Shankar talks of life after his death, writing an uncensored biography of the musician and completing the projects he began.

May 26, 201512:00 am
talk, delhi talk, Grammy Museum, Los Angeles, sitar maestro, Pt Ravi Shankar, exhibition, Lifetime Achievement Grammy in 2013

In a first for any Indian, Grammy Museum in Los Angeles is paying a tribute to sitar maestro Pt Ravi Shankar through an exhibition.

May 26, 201512:00 am
talk, delhi talk, art exhibition, painting exhibition, travelling exhibition, Claude Monet, Julian Opie, British Council

A travelling exhibition showcases French winter painted by British artist Julian Opie.

May 25, 20156:04 pm
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Scientists have identified a gene in the dengue-transmitting mosquitoes that can be used to switch their sex, transforming the deadly disease-carrying females into harmless males.

May 25, 20152:27 pm
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So how stressed or anxious are you right now? Take a quiz by Psychology today, and check your stress levels.

May 25, 20151:23 pm
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The people in different situations in our life, are there to settle their karmic debts with us. We give what we owe to the others and likewise we receive what they owe us.

May 25, 20154:58 pm
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I am sure even you know few such people and if you do not, then maybe you are one of them.

May 25, 201512:00 am
talk, exhibition, Jawaharlal Nehru, Asian Relations Conference, photo exhibition, Nehru Memorial Museum & Library, Indian Express

An exhibition captures the bonhomie and grandeur of first Asian Relations Conference organised by Jawaharlal Nehru.

May 25, 201512:00 am
talk, fashion, saree versus gown, Cannes 2015, #100sareepact, Indian fashion international fashion, red carpet fashion, Indian Express

The sari versus the gown on the red carpet .

May 24, 20151:00 am
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History is not about great men doing things. Let’s teach our children to own it.

May 24, 20151:00 am
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When I set about designing and constructing my house in Gurgaon in 2003, I needed to understand what is of real value in our lifestyle and what is simply consumerist drivel.

May 24, 20151:00 am
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Essa Marilyne Duhaime, 33, Bellydance instructor, Pune on her journey from Canada to India.

May 24, 20151:00 am
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The sunday Magazine’s pick of the latest in children’s literature.

May 25, 20157:13 pm
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She was 17, he was 33. A popular singer, a saxophone legend. Bombay was different and they were young. They had fun, and the music. Chris Perry and Lorna Cordeiro had each other — till they didn’t.

May 24, 20151:00 am
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A month after the Rajya Sabha bill to promote the rights of transgenders was passed, an IIT student hopes that her coming-out story will transcend boundaries.

May 24, 20151:00 am
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It’s a world-wide mafiosi: 400,000 species and counting, which account for 40 per cent of the insect world.

May 23, 20155:06 am
Monkey-S

As three new bars open in Mumbai, Talk gives you a lowdown on what to expect.

May 23, 20154:17 am
The Night Watch, Patrick Modiano, Ring Roads, Patrick Modiano, book, book review, Indian Express

Taking Patrick Modiano, curator of occupied Paris, beyond francophone shores.

May 23, 20154:10 am
Man Booker International Prize, Man Booker International Prize winner, László Krasznahorka, Ulysses,, book, author, Indian Express

Man Booker International Prize winner László Krasznahorkai’s work is driven by a relentless intensity that captures the terrifying beauty of the here and now.

May 23, 20154:04 am
book, book review, Dealing With China, Henry M Paulson Jr, China US, US-china relation, Xi Jinping, Barack Obama, APEC summit, Indian Express

A look at why China and the US need to seek accommodation and not confrontation in their relationship.

May 23, 201512:20 am
music, Wilder Mind, Mumford & Sons, britian, review, music review, Indian Express

British nu-folk outfit Mumford and Sons began their career in 2007.

May 23, 201512:06 am
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After cancelling in March crediting to bad weather, British band alt-J performed in Delhi finally. Despite some turn offs, their carefully curated song list was a winner.

May 23, 201512:05 am
Gastro-S

Gastronomica takes its diners on a food voyage around the world through ways uncharted.

May 23, 201512:00 am
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Indo-Canadian YouTube star Lilly Singh on getting over depression through comedy, her first world tour and secrets of the Unicorn Island.

May 23, 201512:00 am
health, express health, rxpress, MSG, ajinomoto, chinese food, Monosodium Glutamate, FDA, US Food and Drug Administration

MSG or ajinomoto is a flavour enhancer.

May 22, 20154:06 pm
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People with five or more hospital contacts with infections had an IQ score of 9.44 lower than the average.

May 22, 201511:06 am
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I usually stay away from salad dressings. A simple sprinkling of lime juice and some salt and pepper does good for me.

May 22, 201512:01 am
talk, delhi talk, Bardroy Baretto, Konkani film, Nacho-ia kumpasar, jazz bar, SD Burman, Laxmikant-Pyarelal

The makers of Konkani film Nachom-ia Kumpasar have adopted a unique approach to reach their target audience.

May 21, 20157:42 pm
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A traditional Chinese medicine, a soup containing 12 herbs has been found to significantly reduce fatigue suffered by cancer patients within two-three weeks of the treatment.

May 21, 20157:27 pm
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Bookthesalon.com, with more than 150 reputed salon and nail art studio can get you the best deal in town.

May 21, 20156:03 pm
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Summers is the perfect time to experiment with salads. The Spinach and Orange salad has just the right nutrients to keep our body healthy in the sweltering heat.

May 21, 20151:00 pm
coffee

Two to three cups of coffee a day can help you rev up your sex life, interesting research has found.

May 21, 201512:49 pm
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What could be better than some fresh, easy to make and healthy salads, to beat the heat. We bring you 5 colorful salads.

May 21, 20152:05 am
Islamic-style calligraphy, exhibition, artefacts, Talismanic tunic, National Museum, Arabic-Persian inscriptions, Talk

With 56 artefacts from over five centuries, an exhibition offers insight into the art of calligraphy

May 22, 201512:19 pm
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If Maggi gets banned in India, we would definitely miss it for sheer nostalgia and some of these interesting renditions.

May 20, 20153:51 pm
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The smartphone use is not just confined to making or receiving calls as some people also click selfies while driving, a new study says.