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Swami Haridas Tansen Sangeet Nritya Mahotsav Aims at the Young Audience

The national capital will witness a revival of heritage of Indian classical music and dance via the 19th edition of four-day Swami Haridas Tansen Sangeet Nritya Mahotsav from January 9. The festival aims to rope in the youth as audience and patrons of the classical arts which have taken birth in India. Dedicated to late […]

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What to expect from India Art Fair 2020?

The 12th edition of the India Art Fair will showcase over 75 exhibitors spanning 20 different global cities. The format has also been extended to include live performances and events across the Capital. There is also a platform for talks and panel discussions which positions artists who are at the core of the fair. Jagdip […]

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Atul Kasbekar: Kingfisher Calendar 2020 Celebrates Women Beyond Looks

“Now we celebrate women through our calendar. We celebrate their choices, their freedom, their individuality and, of course, their confidence. Today, it is more beyond looks,” says ace fashion photographer Atul Kasbekar. Kasbekar has seen 17 years of Kingfisher Calendar through his lens and feels representation of models in the calendar has changed and became […]

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YouTube, Facebook has Changed the Indian Music Market: Kavita Krishnamurthy

Singer Kavita Krishnamurthy, feels that the independent music scene in India has become “very, very good” now. She expressed her views during the Lakshminarayana Global Music Festival 2020 in the national capital on Saturday. Talking about the impact of internet and social media she further elaborated, “earlier, any singer who had to make a headway as […]

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New Delhi World Book Fair 2020 starts in Delhi

The 28th edition of the much-attended New Delhi World Book Fair (NDWBF) kick started at the Pragati Maidan on Saturday. This year hosting more than 600 exhibitors the fair marks Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary, with its theme ‘Gandhi: The Writers’ Writer.’ “The theme is an attempt to give book lovers a glimpse of how […]

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Nachiket Barve on Costuming Saif Ali Khan in Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior

“I wanted Saif Ali Khan’s character to look stylish, sharp yet dark and dangerous,” says designer Nachiket Barve, who designed costumes for the upcoming period drama, ‘Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior.’ He further adds “Uday Bhan as a character is really challenging and exciting. The director Om Raut and I had a lot of discussions on […]

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Emanuel Ungaro French Fashion Designer has Died Aged 86

Emanuel Ungaro French fashion designer has died aged 86 in Paris on Saturday. His health had declined for the past two years and he was in a weakened state, his family told media. Born to a family of immigrants he once memorably declared, “One should not wear a dress, one should live in it.”  Ungaro […]

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Ban Lifted on CAA, NRC-linked Exhibits at Goa Art Festival

Serendipity Arts Festival in Goa opened the banned exhibits for public viewing on Sunday, the last day of the event after facing criticism from civil society. On Wednesday, two art installations involving Assamese Miyah poetry and a public graffiti, both of which bore oblique references to the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register […]

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Designer Manish Malhotra, “Couture is Changing”

Designer Manish Malhotra talks about changing couture, trends in 2020 and being unapologetically yourself  “The fashion rule for 2020 is people being unapologetically themselves,” says ace fashion designer Manish Malhotra. The designer will complete a three decade long journey next year. Looking back at his career, he said “I stand strong when it comes to […]

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Shaleena Nathani aspires to style Rihanna, Kendall Jenner Next

Shaleena Nathani is one of the top celebrity stylists we have in the country. Many celebrities like Deepika Padukone, Kiara Advani, Madhuri Dixit and more count her advice for their appearances on both national and international red carpets, campaigns and promotions. She always comes up with fresh, OTT looks for our stars to help put […]