Friday, Sep 30, 2022



Indira Gandhi centre to teach Ramayana, Mahabharata, Vedas from this year

September 02, 2022 2:15 am

Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts has launched courses in Hindu Studies, Bharatiya Jnana Parampara, Indian Literature and Museology this year. From next year, the centre plans to widen its reach by holding online classes as well, officials said.

Minus the lawns and Mati Ghar, IGNCA up and running at new location

July 12, 2021 7:50 am

IGNCA member-secretary Sachidanand Joshi says the centre would be opened for public activities on August 1.

Delhi: New IGNCA premises inaugurated at revamped Hotel Janpath

July 01, 2021 8:57 pm

The IGNCA has been shifted out from its sprawling campus to make way for three ministry buildings, as part of the Central Vista project.

Central Vista redevelopment: CPWD invites bids to transplant 1,838 trees from IGNCA complex

May 27, 2021 9:56 pm

The winning agency will have to transplant the trees in 60 days and provide maintenance and upkeep of the trees for 365 days. The project will be executed at an estimated cost of Rs 1.87cr.

Delhi: IGNCA building to take cues from neighbour

May 15, 2021 1:33 am

The old building located at Janpath road is set to be demolished as part of the Central Vista Redevelopment project. It has temporarily been shifted to the Janpath hotel, which has been renovated for the purpose.

From IGNCA to Janpath hotel: 3 lakh books, 60,000 microfilms in boxes

March 05, 2021 8:25 am

At the Centre, rolls of bubble wrap, packed cardboard and wooden storage boxes dot the area as items are organised and put into boxes to avoid hassles during unpacking. Around 50 contractual employees have been hired for packing and moving.

Cultural institutes to have revenue targets for ‘eventual self-sufficiency’

May 05, 2017 1:43 am

This is the first time these institutions, whose task is to promote art and culture, have accepted revenue targets.

Culture of patronage

April 16, 2016 12:37 am

The IGNCA is a prime example of how parties use institutions to dispense favours

Government rejigs IGNCA board, draws Congress ire

April 15, 2016 10:14 am

Ram Bahadur Rai, former news editor of Hindi daily Jansatta, replaces Chinmaya Gharekhan.

JNU row: At least seven put under preventive detention outside IGNCA

February 13, 2016 3:46 pm

They were taken to the Parliament Street police station and are being questioned. One of them is identified as a SFI student, said the officer.