In an important development with regard to regulation of public advertisements, the Supreme Court on Wednesday said that they can carry pictures of certain dignitaries like the President, Prime Minister and the Chief Justice of India.
Google today celebrates the 216th birthday of British botanist Anna Atkins with a beautiful blue doodle. The botanist is widely known for her use of cyanotypes - or 'sunprints' - of plants and algae in botanical studies which paved the way for the use of photography in scientific publishing.
On the face of it, Delhi-based artist Atul Bhalla's work screams of his constant engagement with the rivers and nature, but at a deeper level each of these photographs share a personal journey and cryptic messages that the audience would be able to decode at an exhibition in the capital.
An exhibition of photographs showcasing north Kolkata`s British-era buildings, home to erstwhile zamindars or landowners, will be on display Aug 24 to mark British trader Job Charnock`s landing in 1690.