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Picturising Nepal through lens

NT Bureau, Tuesday, 20th January 2015
Students from Department of Visual Communication at MOP Vaishnav College are organising 'Positives 2015', an annual photography exhibition to showcase their photography skills to the public.

(Re)kindling the literary spirit

Chennai: It is that time of the year again where literature takes centre stage. Apart from the ongoing literary festival, the annual Book Fair is set to kick off today adding to the joy of the literary-minded. In an attempt to inculcate reading habit among students, the three-day event, Chennai Lit... Read More >>

Dance, delight & difference

Chennai: NaMaargam’s latest production Antaram, will have celebrated dancers Gopika Varma, Yamini Reddy and Suhasini Maniratnam of Talent South. promising a delightful and an enriching experience with a dance drama to be performed on 28 November, evening at music academy.  ... Read More >>

Divan's collections bequeathed to museum

Thiruvananthapuram: A rare collection of antiques, including a sword and musical instruments, owned by 'divan' of erstwhile Travancore T Madhava Rao, have been handed over to Kerala Museum of History and Heritage here. Chief Minister Oommen Chandy received the articles on behalf of the Museum from... Read More >>

Space theatre offers a peek into life in Antarctica

Kolkata: The vast blue and white expanse of Antarctica, the least explored continent on earth, has now come alive at a space theatre here. The first of its kind dome-shaped space theatre at the Science City in Kolkata is now screening the Australian adventure film 'Antarctica: An Adventure of a Di... Read More >>

Charles Russell art fetches millions at auction

Reno (US): A total of 30 Charles M Russell works fetched millions of dollars at a Western art auction in Reno, with one painting symbolising the railroad's effect on American Indians drawing USD 1.9 million and another depicting a Native American chief selling for USD 1.1 million. Other top prices... Read More >>

Way to go Varshini

The dim lamps in the foyer lit Varshini’s face and brought to focus her large innocent eyes and radiant smile. ... Read More >>

Earlier stone age artifacts found in South Africa

Johannesburg: Scientists have discovered tens of thousands of Earlier Stone Age artifacts, including hand axes and other tools, in the Northern Cape province of South Africa. The research on the Kathu Townlands site, one of the richest early prehistoric archaeological sites in South Africa estimat... Read More >>

Strings of music

For M Balasubramanian, a violinist from Choolaimedu, music is a passion. 'Perfection in music can be achieved only through constant practice', he says, while speaking to News Today after a kutcheri at the Music Academy on Sunday. ... Read More >>

Tolly flick inspired by Robert Browning's poem

Continuing the tradition of adopting classical gems of English literature in arthouse flicks, a new age director-duo now recants a Robert Browning poetic piece starring Priyangshu Chatterjee. ... Read More >>

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