“In a world full of gadgets and smartphones, somewhere the ancient Indian culture and mythology has taken a back seat among today’s younger generation,” says the organisers of Litventure 2015.
07 Dec 2015 6:18 AM
During an in-flight press conference on his way back from a recent three-country tour of Africa, when he was asked to comment on religious intolerance in light of the recent Paris attacks by ISIS, Pop
04 Dec 2015 8:21 PM
“The idea is to introduce the public to some of the classic writers in an age when the very act of reading has become a dinosaur,” says thespian K. C.
29 Nov 2015 10:14 PM
For artist Seema Kohli, art is about an inwardly quest—an exploration of the self. Consequentially, her forthcoming solo exhibition is titled The Other Self.
25 Nov 2015 10:07 PM
It’s one of the first signs of mainstream acceptance that a transgender-led dance troupe Dancing Queens, will get to perform a full-length routine at the prestigious Godrej Culture Lab today. They tell us how they made it...
17 Nov 2015 9:16 PM
At the Jio MAMI 17th Film Festival, eminent cinematographer Christopher Doyle held a masterclass, where he spoke about his life and work spanning over three decades
04 Nov 2015 9:45 PM
Bollywood’s young guns gathered for a talk at the ongoing MAMI film festival. In a freewheeling session, they discussed everything from envious launch pads to grappling with the pressure to perform
01 Nov 2015 9:56 PM
Noted academician and columnist Maithili Rao undertakes a journey to understand Smita Patil beyond her screen image. Her book explores smita’s life, from her childhood to her untimely death, and how she inspired a generation of filmmakers and actors
31 Oct 2015 10:08 PM
He was aspiring to be an actor when a sudden twist of fate turned him to photography that he would pursue for the rest of his life, consequently becoming arguably the greatest “photo-biographer” from
29 Oct 2015 1:04 AM
17-year-old Shiana Kaur Virdi put her books aside to conquer the Himalayas on a gearless scooter
20 Oct 2015 8:54 PM
The RAW superstar Big Show on his second trip to India offers a glimpse of the man he is behind the tough demeanour. He speaks about his childhood and how he spends his lazy afternoons...
30 Jun 2015 6:23 AM
The air inside the green room smoked the windowpanes, and the city sky outside turned grey, threatening a street shower.
29 Jun 2015 8:30 PM
Santoor maestro Pandit Shivkumar Sharma will enthrall Mumbaikars yet again, when he performs with Ustad Zakir Hussain on Thursday. Their annual concert has become a must-attend on the city’s cultural calendar over the past few years.
13 Jan 2015 9:25 PM