American play on violence against women travels to India

American play on violence against women travels to India

Kolkata: American play "Voices of Men", which uses humour and celebrity voice impressions to highlight issues of violence against women, is now travelling to India and will also be translated to Te

A film fest highlights conditions of Hindu temples

Hyderabad: A unique international film festival here brought into focus the dilapidated condition of Hindu temples in India, highlighting problems like corruption, mi

Hriday Manch theatre fest to begin Aug 28

New Delhi: Capital-based theatre group Sparsh Natya Rang will present its third annual festival Hriday Manch from Thursday.

Raja Ravi Varma`s 19th century oleographs in Kolkata

Kolkata: As many as 16 oleographs on paper by legendary Indian artist Raja Ravi Varma are on display at an exhibition here.

Artist seeks 100 signatures on Sachin portrait

New Delhi: Painter Venkatesh Kandunoori is on a mission - to collect signatures of important people on a large sized celebratory sketch of cricket legend Sachin Tendu

Shabana Azmi to be part of UK play

Mumbai: Veteran actress Shabana Azmi is heading to London for two months to be part of award-winning theatre company Rifco Arts` next production `Happy Birthday Sunit

Bengal`s clay artists seek funds for medical needs

Kolkata: Plagued with eyesight problems, potters of Kumartuli, the world famous residence-cum-studios of clay modelling artisans of West Bengal, are planning to incre

Cuban fishermen discover ancient artifacts

Havana: Fishermen in Cuba`s Pinar del Rio province have discovered artifacts believed to be from a 17th or 18th century shipwreck.

Danseuse Bhavana Reddy performs kuchipudi for a cause

New Delhi: Bhavana Reddy, an accomplished Kucchipudi dancer and musician has just released her debut album “Tangled in Emotions”, performed at the Shift Series confer