Art and Culture]
Published on Oct 01, 2022 02:05 PM IST
The Detroit Institute of Arts’s “Van Gogh in America” will be on view as of October 2.
Bloomberg | | Posted by Parmita Uniyal
Will you choose to talk to the Universe, or will you instead listen? Tina Heals talks about the difference between prayer and meditation.
On his 153rd birth anniversary, a look at Gandhi’s early displays of courage at a forced quarantine in Durban and a brutal mob attack in 1897
In this week’s Sound Bites: See how an air-fryer works, the foods you can’t air-fry (there are a few) and how a little oil, a lot of hot air can go a long way
Updated on Sep 30, 2022 10:56 PM IST
From indigenous inks and hand poke styes to traditional motifs, the Godna Project in Delhi will bring together indigenous tattoo artists from across India, in an effort to document and discuss India’s inking traditions
Revolutionary great-grand-uncles, pioneering ancestors, homes with vivid pasts. Archiving services are breathing life into family histories, turning scraps and half-remembered memories into illustrated novels, photo albums, videos
Nothing can justify bending the law in sport. The futile Mankading debate only proves that there is no exception to this rule
Updated on Oct 01, 2022 12:38 AM IST
The American cable television channel, Cartoon Network launched on October 1, 1992. See how its round-the-clock animation programming shaped our world and still finds fans from across generations
Updated on Oct 01, 2022 01:28 AM IST
Leave the luxury cars, guns and glamourised sexism to mainstream Punjabi music. For a taste of how the community is changing, tune in to its indie scene. This is where they’re singing in forgotten dialects, rhyming about identity and equal rights, mixing kirtans into jazz, reggae and alt-rock. The voices are fresh, the sound is original, and the world is listening in
Meena Kandasamy has won this year’s Hermann Kesten Prize for defending free speech and the rights of the marginalised. It takes courage to sustain a conscience, she says. It’s often left her broke. Nonetheless, she persists
Updated on Oct 01, 2022 12:35 AM IST
The key to ancient Egypt: 200 years ago, an archaeological thriller finally led to solving the riddle of hieroglyphs.
Is your air fryer not getting much action in your kitchen? Is it still in the box? Don’t worry! It is just a matter of getting used to it
Updated on Sep 29, 2022 06:56 PM IST
Founded by author-social entrepreneur Janhavi Prasada and mentored by eminent writer Namita Gokhale, the theme of the festival, now in its seventh edition, is 'C.A.L.M.' -- Creativity, Art, Literature, Mountains.
Published on Sep 29, 2022 05:09 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Parmita Uniyal, New Delhi
After 11 years of renovation, Belgium's Royal Museum of Fine Arts Antwerp has reinvented itself.
Employers that want workers back in the office may want to gain advantages from in-person interaction that cannot be measured by productivity alone.
After meeting with Priyanka Chopra for the first time at Global Citizen Festival 2022, Harnaaz Sandhu dropped another video from the event. It shows her talking about period poverty and announcing a new period campaign.
A group of women in the border village of Mustoh in Meghalaya is collectively reviving a 200-year-old embroidery art - Khneng, adding value to traditional silk shawls, wraparounds and mufflers.
Published on Sep 25, 2022 07:09 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Parmita Uniyal, Mustoh
The museum is closed to the public, but the spy agency revealed some declassified artefacts in time for the agency's 75th anniversary.
After the fall of the Berlin Wall, the building that housed the popular Minsk restaurant fell into disrepair. Decades later, it is now an art museum and a cafe.
The Central and Union Territory governments of Jammu and Kashmir have taken a number of actions to revive the pottery culture, which was on the verge of extinction.
Published on Sep 24, 2022 07:27 PM IST
ANI | | Posted by Akanksha Agnihotri, Srinagar (jammu And Kashmir) [india]
This week, a a variation on the classic liar / truth-teller conundrum, inspired by the great logician and polymath Raymond Smullyan.
Updated on Sep 24, 2022 06:57 PM IST
A knife is all about the anatomy. Learn the parts, see why they matter, and get a list of what to look for when picking replicants next. In this week’s Sound Bites.
Updated on Sep 24, 2022 06:52 PM IST