Centre for arts, auto, cinema and culture launched in Mumbai
Centre for arts, auto, cinema and culture launched in Mumbai

 

Mumbai: A pioneering cultural centre focusing on Indian and world cinema besides arts and vintage automobiles was launched here today.

The iconic art-deco Liberty Cinema became the first venue of Osianama, which will also be launched in Delhi soon.

Rajnath Singh objects to 'hi and bye' culture among youths

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday raised objection over "hi and bye" culture saying people should get rid of it.

Odisha to set up cultural complex under Kalmandal project

 Odisha government on Friday said it was in the process of setting up a multi-purpose cultural complex under the Kalamandal project.

BJP MP supports Jallikattu

Supporting the bull taming sport of "Jallikattu", BJP MP Tarun Vijay has said the sport is part of Tamil culture and should not be banned.

Art and culture can revolutionise men's thinking: Eve Ensler
Art and culture can revolutionise men's thinking: Eve Ensler

Noted activist and Tony Award Winning Playwright Eve Ensler today said art and culture can transform human conscious specially of men to stop crime against women.

Mario Balotelli draws another blank for Liverpool in Hull stalemate
Mario Balotelli draws another blank for Liverpool in Hull stalemate

Mario Balotelli`s struggles in front of goal continued as Liverpool were held to a goalless draw by Hull City in the Premier League at Anfield on Saturday.

How chimpanzees develop 'culture' in wild like humans revealed
How chimpanzees develop 'culture' in wild like humans revealed

A new study has provided a deeper insight into how the chimpanzees share skills and develop "culture" in the wild like humans.

2016-17 to be SAARC year of cultural heritage: Minister
2016-17 to be SAARC year of cultural heritage: Minister

Culture Minister Sripad Yesso Naik Thursday said that one of the major proposals being considered by the ongoing SAARC ministerial meeting is the announcement of the year 2016-17 as the SAARC year of cultural heritage.

2016-17 to be SAARC year of cultural heritage: Minister

 Culture Minister Sripad Yesso Naik Thursday said one of the major proposals being considered by the ongoing SAARC ministerial meeting is the announcement of the year 2016-17 as the SAARC year of cultural heritage.

Reconnecting maritime cultural landscapes across Indian Ocean

The culture ministry has launched a project that aims to re-establish communication between countries across the Indian Ocean, an official statement said Saturday.

World Cup party begins with charming opening ceremony

The greatest show on the earth, the FIFA World Cup carnival, began with a coruscating opening ceremony, which encapsulated the colour, culture and nature of Brazil, hosting the big football party first time since 1950.

Festival to mark India-South Africa friendship

The union culture ministry Thursday released a logo depicting a handshake and the faces of Nelson Mandela and Mahatma Gandhi side by side in a circle for the Festival of India to be held in South Africa.

I will not change my way of playing, says Guardiola

Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola has hit back at criticism in the wake of his side`s Champions League humiliation at the hands of Real Madrid by saying he will not change his approach.

India to launch mega cultural fest in Egypt

Unfazed by political unrest in Egypt, India will launch the second edition of a mega cultural extravaganza, including a Bollywood musical, to showcase vibrant bilateral ties and make the relationship more dynamic.

Ecotourism destinations of tomorrow

When it comes to environmentally friendly tourism, certain locales come to mind immediately. Vietnam, Kenya, Cameroon... the classics. But as the ecotourism movement gains momentum, additional destinations are joining the roster. Here is a roundup of a few of the rising stars of the ecotourism scene.

Tourism in medieval South India a highly-developed activity: Historian

Tourism was a highly-developed economic and cultural activity in South India during the medieval period with even people from Kashmir in the far north ventured deep into the region to support temples and cultural activities, an expert in the field says.

Religious diversity enriches our cultural fabric: Obama

Emphasising that America embraces people of "all faiths" and of "no faith", President Barack Obama on Thursday said that the country`s religious diversity that includes Hinduism, Sikhism and Islam, enriches its cultural fabric.

After Mumbai gang-rape, SP leader seeks discussion on western culture

Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Agarwal downplayed the ongoing controversy over his remark that girls should pay special attention to their attire.

India, China must collaborate for movies, culture, says Jackie Chan

Jackie Chan is keen that India and China must collaborate to make movies and exchange culture more often.

Bihar govt preparing road map for development of art, culture

The Bihar government is preparing a roadmap for development of art and culture in the state, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Saturday.