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art and culture

Is govt listening? Culture fillip can fast-forward post-pandemic recovery

Culture can accelerate socio-economic recovery from the pandemic, as outlined by World Bank and Unesco

20 Dec 2020 9:05 AM

JDCA film fest on art and culture is now a biennial event

The festival gives audiences a chance to understand so many things one takes for granted.

25 Feb 2020 3:14 AM

Mystic beauty of North-east captured on canvas

Manipur artist captures mystical beauty of Northeast on canvas.

24 Feb 2019 12:44 PM

Depression in old age can be prevented by visits to the museum and cinema

Those benefits were also independent of whether or not people had contact with friends and family or took part in social activities.

14 Dec 2018 4:38 PM

Tidal art gallery in Maldives destroyed by police as it was deemed 'offensive to Islam'

The demolition was ordered by outgoing president Abdulla Yameen because of the depiction of idols which also caused criticism by clerics.

26 Sep 2018 6:17 PM


Song dynasty bowl breaks auction record for Chinese ceramics

The 13-cm (5-inch) bowl, used to wash brushes, was fired in the famed Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) kilns in Ruzhou.

03 Oct 2017 5:16 PM

Classic sculptures get dark touch with Yakuza tattoos

The tattoo artist Fabio Viale adds a gritty touch to bring out the contrast with white marble figures.

07 Jul 2017 2:23 PM

Sudarshan Pattnaik set to make longest sand Buddha in SL

The internationally acclaimed artist has recently won the jury prize gold medal at the 10th Moscow Sand Art Championship.

07 May 2017 2:09 PM

This woman from Nagaland designed Asia's biggest church

Architect Honoholi K. Chishi-Zhimomi, of the firm Akitektura and a mother of three, has become famous across world.

04 May 2017 8:54 PM

Colours of peace in Rashtrapati Bhavan

The artist feels that without the taste of struggle to attain truth, one cannot attain peace.

21 Feb 2017 12:25 AM