Sep 17, 2014 07:52 PM
Thoughts on the composer’s gloriously fun and wholly individual soundtrack for the new Shankar film You know that familiar Tamil-cinema contrivance where a prisoner in handcuffs is being led away in a police van, and the van stops at a crossing, an
Sep 17, 2014 06:40 PM
The women of Nedumaram Village strike an example of self-sustenance by making beautiful art pieces out of palm leaves for a living On a scorching Sunday afternoon, a group of women from Nedumaram village huddle inside the Government complex. They assemb
Sep 17, 2014 05:42 PM
The book Masterpiece of a Master Architect: CDS unveils how Centre for Development Studies showcases the architectural concepts of Laurie Baker The picturesque nine-acre campus of Centre for Development Studies (CDS) in the capital city is a masterpiece
Sep 18, 2014 02:29 AM
‘Atrupadai’ is a genre of literature in Tamil, where a poet, who has received gifts from a generous patron, is magnanimous enough to guide others to the patron. Tirumurugatrupadai is a work by Nakkeerar. Here the poet guides everyone to Lord Sh
Sep 18, 2014 02:21 AM
State signs MoU with I&B Ministry to develop world-class infrastructure for the festival Goa was on Wednesday formally made the permanent venue for the International Film Festival of India as the State signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the M
Sep 17, 2014 07:40 PM
From social work to plain creativity, representational automobile design spans a wide range A celluloid baddie is doing his job. His weapon is an ear-splitting growl. He sounds as if a 3,000-watt amplifier has been surgically stitched into him. Anoth
Sep 17, 2014 07:24 PM
The Bangala Table: Flavors and Recipes from Chettinad curates the best of Chettinad cuisine culled from the heritage hotel’s Chettiar chefs It was love at first bite for both Jill Donenfeld and Sumeet Nair when they visited The Bangala hotel in 20
Sep 17, 2014 07:18 PM
Director Vasantha Balan, who has earlier done films like Veyyil and Angadi Theru, has finished his much-awaited period film Kaaviya Thalaivan. The film, which has Siddharth, Prithviraj, Vedhika and Anaika Soti in lead roles, revolves around Tamil theatre.
Sep 17, 2014 07:12 PM
Fans of embroidery, here’s a line-up to get you nostalgic – convent embroidery, phulkari, pattiwork, sujani, sozni, aari, chikan, kantha, Kashmiri aari – all feature on Indian and Western ready-to-wear dresses, kurtas, saris, and dupattas
Sep 17, 2014 07:08 PM
As Hindi week gets underway, theatre groups staging Hindi productions talk about the charm of the language This year, ‘Hindi Diwas’ fell on a Sunday and there are quiet celebrations in the following week celebrated as ‘Hindi week&#8217
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