Nov 23, 2014 06:59 PM
Mere political correctness cannot solve the controversy over denying women students membership of Aligarh Muslim University’s Maulana Azad Library Like the rest of India, Aligarh is also witnessing a churning of different opinions, dialects and dis
Nov 23, 2014 07:04 PM
Well-known Assamese author Leena Sarma talks about “A Melody in the Wilderness”, her first novel in English Delhi-based Leena Sarma is an established name in Assamese literature. Besides being a senior officer in Indian Railways, Sarma has be
Nov 23, 2014 06:26 PM
At the International Ceramic Conclave in New Delhi, several international and Indian potters will converge to celebrate their passion for the art The field of visual arts is pulsating with life. Artists are writing books and galleries are launching them
Nov 24, 2014 02:02 AM
Taking on her critics, Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Smriti Irani on Sunday dismissed charges that education was being saffronised even as she turned down demands to make Sanskrit compulsory in the curriculum. “Those who accuse me of b
Nov 24, 2014 02:01 AM
Lobbying against the HRD Ministry’s decision to scrap German as a third language in schools, German Ambassador Michael Steiner has been reaching out to Sanskrit Shikshak Sangh and holding meetings with stakeholders in education. According to sourc
Nov 24, 2014 12:37 AM
The 2007 film is a National Award–winner for best choreography Filmmaker Sharada Ramanathan’s Tamil movie Sringaram was screened on Sunday to kick off the 45th International Film Festival of India’s special dance section ‘Celebra
Nov 24, 2014 12:18 AM
Catholics in Kerala on Sunday celebrated the sainthood of Kuriakose Elias Chavara, founder of the order of Carmelites of Mary Immaculate, and Euphraisa Eluvanthinkal, popularly known as Evuprasiamma, with special mass and prayers.Some 5,000 people, includ
Nov 23, 2014 10:59 PM
Carnatic musicians entertain U.S. audiences all the time. But rarely do they bring to the rasikas here an entirely new medium, format and sensory experience that enthrals and challenges their traditional sensibilities in equal measure.This mission, to bre
Nov 23, 2014 09:53 PM
Man is engaged in the quest to come to terms with the concept of change, instability and impermanence that characterise worldly existence and seek the permanent. ‘Brahman is devoid of any difference though He is the sole potential behind all the diff
Nov 23, 2014 07:43 PM
Jasper Daniel’s Salted Biscuits is a collection of poetry, short stories and drawings that will make you smile Jasper Daniel’s first book Salted Biscuits is a pocketful of beautiful surprises that come in the form of poems, short stories and
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