World  /  Published 22.01.19

British museums to relabel colonial treasures

The Koh-i-Noor diamond may never be given back to India, but there is now a chance that in the years to come it will be sent on a long loan providing there is a solemn promise to restore it to the Tow...
By Amit Roy in London

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.01.20

Bapu in varied hues

Noted coal town art critic, journalist and writer Abhishek Kashyap said Mahatma Gandhi believed education wasn’t merely the means to secure a livelihood but had to encompass art and culture for hol...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Opinion  /  Published 27.01.20

Culture rebrand as veiled threat

By Soumitra Das in

People  /  Published 02.03.19

The matriarch who grew a moustache

Before India’s Independence, Rampur used to be a princely state in Rohilkhand in western Uttar Pradesh. And the Rohila Pathan sardars were the rulers of Rampur. Qamar Zamani was the wife of Akbar Al...
By Moumita Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 30.11.18

Exhibition to kick off Kala Bhavana centenary joy

Kala Bhavana, Visva-Bharati’s fine arts department, will for the first time hold a large-scale exhibition of paintings and sculptures of its famous teachers and students since its inception 100 year...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan(WestBengal)


Style  /  Published 21.10.19

Diwali picks from exhibitions around town

Nouveaau in association with The Telegraph at Taj Bengal on October 14 was a fashion fiesta with over 80 labels from all over India showcasing their products. From festive fashion wear for men, w...
By Priyanka Roy in

Style  /  Published 12.11.19

When Kashi came to Cal, bundled in benarasis

Rich and bold hues. A melange of the tradition and the contemporary, through ‘a tale of two cities’. That’s Finesse’s #KashiinKokata, a special do by the Alipore sari stop from November 13 to ...
By Priyanka Roy in

Arts  /  Published 25.11.18

A peek into the 4th Kochi-Muziris Biennale

You have travelled across the globe, curating this festival. What are some of your takeaways?I wanted to focus on the Middle East, South-East Asia, Africa and the Latin American nations. The wide rang...
By Anannya Sarkar in

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.03.19

Potters display terracotta creations at Jamshedpur fair

Baked earth can be both strong and beautiful.About 700 artisans from three districts of Kolhan — the twin Singhbhums and Seraikela-Kharsawan — displayed their terracotta creations and also gave a ...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.01.19

Folklore and mythology on Dhanbad canvas

From Mithila to modern art, over 40 paintings by eight foreign artists are grabbing eyeballs at the four-day Dhanbad Art Fair, which kicked off at zilla parishad grounds on Monday.Among the eight fore...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad


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