Arts  /  Published 07.08.22

Row over Abu Ghraib prison torture photos

A French artist used the photos for an oversized artwork at the German art show. Reactions are divided with some critisizing it, while others praise it. In an open letter, 16 signatories have critici...
By Christine Lehnen

Lifestyle  /  Published 03.08.22

Food looks best in its natural colour: Kolkata food stylist, Farhana Afreen

I think more people need to realise that food looks best in its natural colour and using too many filters or warm lights may not work the way you want to. So the food ends up looking very different th...
By Ujjainee Roy

People  /  Published 01.08.22

An art teacher who has been popularising traditional mask-making among his students

Indian traditional masks Sarkar says masks can be categorised by their place of origin. “There are different types of masks in India in different states, most are based on deities as well as on...
By Jaismita Alexander

Lifestyle  /  Published 01.08.22

Diving into YouTube Music’s Foundry programme

Foundry artistes.... To date, Foundry’s annual artiste development classes and ongoing release support campaigns have supported more than 250 independent artistes, with alumni including Arlo Pa...
By Mathures Paul

Entertainment  /  Published 30.07.22

Happy B'Day Sonu Nigam

Ajay-Atul composed the music for Karan Malhotra’s remake of the 1990 film, Agneepath. The 2012 film has an interesting soundtrack that traces the storyline. ‘Abhi Mujh Mein Kahin’, s...
By Krittika Bhatta in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 28.07.22

Alipurduar: Rural haat to promote artisans

The Alipurduar district administration has decided to build a district rural “haat (traditional market)” to boost tourism and create scope for local artisans to market their products. The...
By Anirban Choudhury in Alipurduar

Arts  /  Published 09.07.22

Happy 85th to David Hockney

An anarchist with a sense of humor In a recent interview with The Guardian, Hockney revealed his inner anarchist, with his typical sense of humor. At the meeting in a restaurant, he brought out two c...
By Deutsche Welle

News  /  Published 05.07.22

Remembering Meera Mukherjee at 100 years: A photo exhibition by Arun Ganguly at Galerie 88

“I was fortunate to interact with Arun Ganguly, who was the only photographer who was allowed to take photographs of Meera Mukherjee at work. This is my tribute to a great artist whom I knew ver...
By Subhadrika Sen

People  /  Published 05.07.22

Nimai Ghosh: The journey of an ‘extra’

“For months, I had no job, no money, no food. My neighbours would offer me food sometimes and I survived on that. Later, the ward councillor and the West Bengal Motion Picture Artists’ For...
By Jaismita Alexander

Entertainment  /  Published 27.06.22

Remembering RD Burman on his 83rd

And the list is endless for RD - Ghum Hai Kisi Ke (Rampur Ka Laxman), Raah Pe Rehte (Namkeen), Pyar Mein Dil Pe Maar De Goli (Mahaan), Yeri Pawan, Ek Roz Main Tadap Kar (Bemisal), Tum Ho Mere and Rim ...
By Diganta Guha in Calcutta


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