By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON FEB 10, 2021 01:25 PM IST
- Hong Kong virtual tour: Lockdown? No problem! Enjoy Fai chun making, flower market hopping, customs of Guanyin Loan-granting Day and more from the comfort of your homes as Hong Kong invites its Super Fans to tour the city virtually amid Chinese New Year 2021 festivities in the Year of The Ox
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON NOV 01, 2020 07:58 PM IST
‘The Bindu’ by SH Raza, ‘Bandwallas’ by Krishen Khanna, ‘Diwali’ by Nandalal Bose and famous works of MF Hussain on Hindu epic Ramayana will be among the many masterpieces exhibited at the upcoming art exhibition.
By Vivek Katju
PUBLISHED ON AUG 10, 2020 07:58 PM IST
In the wake of the China challenge, the government and the Opposition must have a quiet conversation on strategy
Hindustan Times | By Yesha Kotak, Mumbai
UPDATED ON MAR 25, 2020 11:40 PM IST
At Gurukul Co-operative housing society at Dahisar, house help have been given leaves, while five security staff have been asked to stay on premises, with society members taking turns to provide them food and snacks.
Mumbai | By Sanskrita Bharadwaj
UPDATED ON MAR 03, 2020 02:04 PM IST
Jaipur-based folk fusion band, Swaraag, talk about how traditional artistes do not get the recognition they deserve
Paris | By Reuters
UPDATED ON FEB 27, 2020 11:08 AM IST
With French actress Isabelle Huppert and the rapper Tyga in the front row, Lanvin’s Winter 2020 runway celebrated old-school glamour as it mixed modernity with icons from long-gone eras.
Colourful cottages, traditional butter cookies, delicate hand-stitched lace: Venetian islands revamp traditions to counter depopulation
VENICE, Italy | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON JAN 22, 2020 01:13 PM IST
Venice has long sounded the alarm about being reduced to a living museum, as tourism mushrooms and population levels shrink, threatening the city’s viability. Permanent residents in the historic center have sunk to 53,000, down by a third in one generation.
Hindustan Times | By Vir Sanghvi
UPDATED ON JAN 04, 2020 10:58 PM IST
A slew of entrepreneurs is adding to the excitement in the world of food with everything from mithai to bread and pickles
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 17, 2019 01:35 PM IST
The puja was performed at the hands of Aditya Shoorji, MPAVS president, Maheshbhai Gandhi, vice president, and Mithailal Singh, treasurer.
By Ian Chappell
UPDATED ON SEP 15, 2019 09:38 AM IST
In the case of Cummins and Hazlewood it hasn’t been reliance on pure pace that makes them so effective but more subtle movement off the seam allied with relentless accuracy.
Tokyo | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 08, 2019 10:29 AM IST
Japan aims to change the way Japanese names are written in English by putting the family name first, the same way they are written in Japanese.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 06, 2019 07:16 PM IST
With his messy hair, scruffy clothes and penchant for huaraches, or leather sandals, Toledo was a fierce defender of the culture of his home state, Oaxaca.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Naina Arora
UPDATED ON AUG 31, 2019 03:01 PM IST
Issues of evolution, experimentation, and conformity in the realm of Kathak came to fore at a discussion in the Capital.
Hindustan Times, Rae Bareli, Uttar Pradesh | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 30, 2020 01:29 AM IST
Former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi performed havan in 1967 before filing her nomination from Rae Bareli.
New Delhi | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON JAN 01, 2019 05:34 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that while triple talaq is a matter of gender equality, entry of women in Sabarimala is related to tradition.
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Gayathri Menon
UPDATED ON DEC 29, 2018 12:52 PM IST
We round up some of the experimental looks that will refurbish your traditional wear. Take a leaf out of these fashionistas’ books, and turn heads at the next wedding you attend.
Hindustan Times | By Jayati Bhola
PUBLISHED ON NOV 29, 2018 06:39 PM IST
Amjad Ali Khan to perform on the sarod with sons Amaan and Ayaan; Zakir Hussain to play a beat with nephew Shikhar Naad Qureshi.
Review: Style of India walks us through the dressing traditions in India from the Vedic Age till now
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Srishti Jha
UPDATED ON NOV 20, 2018 02:01 PM IST
Ten significant moments in Style of India, from past to the future, traditional to the contemporary and costume to couture from the Vedic Age till now
Pune NGO gives respectful last farewell to 50 unidentified people, as per Hindu religious traditions
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Shalaka Shinde
UPDATED ON OCT 09, 2018 04:33 PM IST
After years of unceremonious dumping of unidentified people declared dead at Sassoon hospital, the academy took up the mantle to perform their last rites.
Hindustan Times | By Veenu Singh
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2018 09:29 PM IST
Three beautiful Indian women show you how to make tradition meet today!
Hindustan Times | By Deep Joshi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 21, 2018 10:19 PM IST
The Uttarakhand government is banking on the guru-shishya tradition practised in the Himalayan region ages ago, to revive its fast fading folk traditions
By Shefalee Vasudev
PUBLISHED ON MAY 10, 2018 05:28 PM IST
If anyone expected Sonam Kapoor to subvert the traditional bride story to write a contemporary one, the time to confess our disappointment is now
Agence France-Presse, Hong Kong | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2018 01:40 PM IST
In Hong Kong, you can’t miss the flashing neon signs, advertising everything from restaurants to mahjong parlours. But now, LED lights are replacing neon signs.
By Promotional Feature, HT Brand Studio
UPDATED ON APR 17, 2018 01:24 PM IST
From hitting the spa and going on a long drive to indulging in some shopping, here are some new-age ways to celebrate the auspicious festival.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 14, 2018 10:41 AM IST
April 14 marks Vishu or the Malayali new year. Here’s how the festival is celebrated and some interesting traditions associated with this harvest festival.
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Anjali Shetty
UPDATED ON MAR 31, 2018 09:55 PM IST
Puneites share their plans for Easter, celebrated after a 40-day period of fasting, prayer, and penance.
Reuters | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 24, 2018 03:01 PM IST
For his wedding to Meghan Markle, Britain’s Prince Harry is expected to follow a royal tradition started nearly 100 years ago of using a wedding band of Welsh gold.