Besides the Taj Mahal two other Indian monuments have made it to top 10, in the Asia rankings. Amber Fort in Jaipur, the finest example of Indo-Islamic architecture, has been ranked ninth while Harmandir Sahib in Amritsar, Punjab, famously known as 'Golden Temple' has been ranked 10th.
Wildlife biologist and photographer Latika Nath on her first photo book
Students of School of Planning and Architecture showcase solutions to several pressing issues of the day
Fragile manuscripts from Timbuktu, saved from a terror group, have made a journey of 8,000 km to arrive in Delhi
The site is Delhi’s Khirkee Extension and the star performers are a group of lanky boys who call themselves Slumgods Millionaires. Their arsenal contains some killer B-Boying moves and raps such as “Politicians ki manmaani”.
“To the End of Land” explores the political, economic and social climate of Israel. NGMA, in collaboration with Petach Tikva Museum of Art, Israel, and the Embassy of Israel in India, has organised the exhibition to mark 25 years of diplomatic relations between India and Israel.
French artist Michel Testard captures everyday reality of India in his works
Hartwig Fischer, director of the British Museum, on representing two million years of Indian history in an exhibition, interconnections between cultures and the repatriation of artefacts
The Indian Express Film Club screened Kaasav, a Marathi film that addresses depression.
This summer, experts from the stage take children through the fine points of becoming a theatre artiste
Ramadan 2018 Moon Sighting Today Time in India, UAE, Saudi Arabia: Ramzan will begin for Muslims in India after sighting the crescent moon on May 16, Wednesday. Depending on the time people see the moon, fasting will commence accordingly.
National Award-winning films along with the best of regional cinema will be showcased in Delhi over the next 10 days as part of the 13th Habitat Film Festival.
Satyajit Ray is here to stay. The master’s many languages – cinema, literature and art – are the subject of a retrospective in Delhi.
Born in Karkala, a small town in Karnataka, Vasudeo Kamath grew up in the bustling metropolis of Mumbai. As a child, he used to draw lines on the walls and floors of his house, representing trains running on tracks.
A documentary by filmmaker Nandit Desai explores Gwalior gharana, the oldest bastions of khayal gayaki and one of the most significant chapters in the history of Hindustani classical tradition.
How an open platform finds new ways of storytelling. Excerpts from an interview with Sudha Gopalakrishnan, Executive Director, and S Ramadorai, President, Sahapedia’s Governing Body.
A Mumbai-based archive is collecting oral histories in an effort to facilitate a more nuanced, complex understanding of India’s past
Artist Manisha Gera Baswani documents stories shared by fellow artists whose families travelled across the border post-Partition
The Charles-Diana wedding, the witches of Macbeth and a royal curse make up the play Tom Alter was directing before he passed away
Urban folk musician Arko Mukhaerjee on creating a band with guitar giant Amyt Datta, singing tunes that don’t belong to a place and how RD Burman ‘wrongly adapted’ rumba into a ‘sick disco number’
Sprouted Moong Dal Salad is a delicious and healthy alternative to roadside chaat. In fact, these days you can often find “healthy bhel puri” with the addition of little-sprouted moong at many outlets.