Kolkata, Oct. 10
Are you a frequent flyer and missed a chance to have sumptuous Bengali cuisines while hopping on to Kolkata? State-owned carrier Air India will help you relish delicious dishes from Bengal up in t...
October 3, 2013
Taj hotel offers guests in Chennai an unusual tour of homes pulsating with art heritage. »
Srinagar, Sep 18
A heritage exhibition began here today with Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah asking students to learn about the state’s rich civilisation and marvellous workmanship of its people thr...
Hyderabad, Aug. 12
In the beginning there were the c. Then came a phase of random mix of populations. After that came the caste system, with its typical marriages within communities, and finally the...
July 24, 2013
Koreans make up the largest number of expatriates in Chennai today »
June 23, 2013
Don’t let yourself get bored. Why? Because it’s bbbboring! Yesah, it’s mental lethargy… giving up on possibilities. I’ve seen what bored people do. They slump. But if you want to be a cut above th...
April 4, 2013
Picture a man with an Indian wife, a dog named Lucky Kumar Singh, a house in Rajokri and a customised Royal Enfield in the backyard for weekend rides. Sounds like an Indian movie s...
Kolkata, March 23
Durga Puja – Bengal’s annual cultural extravaganza - is likely to be used as a platform to woo foreign tourists. West Bengal government is mulling over promoting the revelries of Durga P...
October 11, 2013
Long a preserve of the affluent, art is now entering humble homes »
Kolkata, Oct. 10
If you thought the economic downturn has dimmed the grandeur of community Durga Pujas, think again. Indeed, the grand pandals of the city showcase the spending. Some major Puja organiser...
October 2, 2013
Designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee and Carnatic vocalist Bombay Jayshri collaborate for a charity event
September 2, 2013
Switzerland tells us what living one’s culture is all about. In India, we talk about “tradition” but behave despicably.
August 8, 2013
Fasting and feasting in Oman is a harmonious experience.
New Delhi July 14
Report dealt with practices, ethics of UK media »
May 9, 2013
The Sea Horse restaurant in Helsinki serves up the best of Finnish food, alongside portions of local history and art. »
London, March 30
Jennifer Lopez’s performance at the opening of India’s Premier League was reportedly axed because of her diva like demands.
The 43-year-old singer is said to have insisted on a private pl...
New Delhi, Feb 12
The President has appointed Kalyan Kumar Chakravarty as Chairman of Lalit Kala Akademi. Chakravarty, a 1970 batch Indian Administrative Service officer and retired in the rank of Secretary to Gove...