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February 21, 2017 12:14 am

Five women step on stage in a play, Positively Shameless, based on their personal histories of child sexual abuse

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February 21, 2017 12:03 am

In artist Manisha Parekh’s solo, the intelligent play of light and shadow has breathed life into her creations

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February 20, 2017 12:00 am

An exhibition of Mumbai-based artist Garima Gupta’s works documents Papua New Guinea’s endangered birds of paradise

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February 19, 2017 7:57 pm

General manager of the orchestra fears that the loss of free movement would make life for musicians very difficult.

February 19, 2017 8:38 pm

The Mughal Museum will come up at the Taj Mahal complex in Agra next year. How much of the Taj and its history is in the museum? Architects Sourabh Gupta and Alexander Schwarz, who designed it, answer a few questions.

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February 18, 2017 6:09 pm

The route was once used by the British Empire to travel from their capital Calcutta to Barrackpore.

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February 18, 2017 5:24 pm

The 1912 Rolls Royce Silver Ghost, 1967 Rolls-Royce Phantom V and many more saloons and convertibles were on display.

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February 18, 2017 4:35 pm

The origin of the Lantern Festival in this part of the world goes back thousands of years.

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February 18, 2017 4:05 pm

Langa's performance is the first of a series called Sounds of the Soil, a dedicated folk music series curated by the G5A Foundation for Contemporary Culture.

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February 18, 2017 5:55 am

Tracing back to a period where Hindus were a minority in the country, the fictionalised piece based on historical evidence is set against the backdrop of a ‘Matha’ (Hindu monastery), in a fictional town called Beerpur.

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February 18, 2017 5:10 am

A Zakir Hussain-Shujaat Khan concert saw the two match notes in an average but packed jugalbandi

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February 18, 2017 4:50 am

The display at Rashtrapati Bhavan follows President Mukherjee’s appreciation of his work when he inaugurated the same show in Kolkata at the Ganges Art Gallery in 2015.

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February 18, 2017 4:42 am

The house of Cooch Behar in Bengal, however, has a Rajasthani character in Arun’s adaptation. “To set the story in Rajasthan was natural to me.

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February 17, 2017 11:20 pm

This edition of the Khajuraho Dance Festival will have Bangladesh's popular classical cultural organisation Shadhona. The artistes of Shadhona will perform everyday at this week-long festival.

February 17, 2017 8:01 pm

"Innovative technology is now available cheaply and is used well in the arts nowadays, as is evident at the Biennale," he said.

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February 17, 2017 5:59 am

As opposed to India, in the West, observes Tanwar, people are recognised for their worth, and not for their position, power, money, or social standing.

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February 17, 2017 12:43 am

Rekhta, a Delhi-based organisation began as rekhta.org, a website that was popular among poets and Urdu enthusiasts for organising small programmes in close circles.

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February 16, 2017 7:48 pm

Take some time out and spend serene moments in the lap of nature at the 30th Garden Tourism Festival.

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February 16, 2017 7:13 pm

Delhi Fair Spring 2017 will be held from February 16 - 20 in the capital.

February 16, 2017 5:26 pm

Each artwork depicts the spiritual method in every explicit manner and let spectators to go in flow with the visual treat displayed at the exhibition.

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February 16, 2017 5:13 pm

Having first learned the nuances of tabla playing under Patna-based Pandit Shiv Kumar Singh and later being in the tutelage of Pandit Kishan Maharaj from Benares for 12 years, Das has had a professional career spanning 23 years.

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February 16, 2017 12:37 am

An upcoming exhibition, titled “India and the World”, in Mumbai and Delhi aims to redesign the conventions of museum space in India.

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February 15, 2017 3:06 pm

A dance ballet, "Rang" offered a tribute to the classical dance form, Kathak, and to the light classical musical form, Thumri — patronised by Wajid Ali Shah.

February 15, 2017 12:05 am

Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto on how his houses wrestle with space and convention

February 15, 2017 12:05 am

The latest exhibition at Delhi’s Khoj Studios brings together artists and communities to mull over ways of preserving the local ecology

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February 14, 2017 6:03 pm

Though Chawla's death shook it, Adishakti has managed to push through its difficulties successfully.

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February 14, 2017 2:17 pm

Couples clinging to each other like ivy can get really annoying, especially if you are single. But hey, you are young, free and gorgeous and you can still have a blast. Here are a few ideas.

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February 14, 2017 1:52 pm

Because sometimes knowing is not enough, express your love to your wife, girlfriend this Valentine's Day to tell them you they are special in every way.

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February 14, 2017 1:40 pm

Express your love to your husband, boyfriend this Valentine's Day to tell him he's special in every way.

February 14, 2017 12:05 am

Tabla player Sandeep Das, whose collaboration with cellist Yo Yo Ma won a Grammy, on how music needs to engage with politics, his guru Pt Kishen Maharaj and why he doesn’t enjoy performing back home

February 13, 2017 12:05 am

In the strange figures and ghostly settings that feature in his work, German artist Jonas Burgert examines what lies behind the human notion of reality

February 13, 2017 12:05 am

The Indian Naval Symphonic Orchestra staged one of the more extraordinary concerts in recent times

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February 12, 2017 12:00 am

Once, it had enjoyed the honour of paying homage to a newly-born nation. But now, over a decade after the death of Ustad Bismillah Khan, the man who had established the shehnai as a tour de force in classical music, the instrument might well be on its way out.

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February 14, 2017 11:39 am

We can all do with some more love and of course, warm hugs!