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Message in a pandal

Message in a pandal

Friday, 04 October 2019 | Sakshi Sharma

Moving away from their static traditions, Durga Puja pandals have been conceptualised around themes and cause-oriented issues this year, says Sakshi Sharma An empty, tilted earthen pot with a dead crow at its opening is the first thing one comes across as one enters the Arambagh Durga Puja Ground. Opposite to...

Trend Blazer

Trend Blazer

Thursday, 03 October 2019 | Pioneer

‘I belong to no religion, I’m Indian’ Veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan says he does not belong to any religion. On Gandhi Jayanti, special episode of Kaun Banega Crorepati, host Big B was seen sharing an anecdote with the sociologist Bindeshwar Pathak. “My surname ‘Bachchan’ does not belong to any religion as my father...

Siya-Ram in new avatars

Siya-Ram in new avatars

Thursday, 03 October 2019 | Chahak Mittal

Decades-old Ramlilas in the city are upgrading themselves by using technology and presenting fresh perspectives on the epic through its various characters, says Chahak Mittal From the identity of an individual, the spirit of sacrifice to the significance of a family and the sanctity of a society, Ramayana stays ever-relevant in...

Don’t let it go

Don’t let it go

Wednesday, 02 October 2019 | AP

Four must-dos if your order arrives damaged Nowadays, consumers shop online for just about everything. So you’ve likely experienced the stinging disappointment when a TV, piece of furniture or something else you ordered finally arrives on your doorstep — damaged. Here’s what you should do if your delivery comes in less-than-optimal shape. Examine...

Watch out

Watch out

Tuesday, 01 October 2019 | PNS

Aryan Heritage Foundation brings Sampurn Ramayana in three hours, which celebrates the traditional Ramlila in Broadway style. When: October 2 to 7 TIME: 7 pm onwards Where: Netaji Subhash Place, Opposite NDM 2 Mall, Pitampura. IIC presents The IIC Experience: A Festival of the Arts, which marks the 16th year of...

Focus is back on nature

Focus is back on nature

Tuesday, 01 October 2019 | AP

There’s nothing old-fashioned about botanical illustrations. Artists at The Metropolitan Museum of Art say that they can illuminate aspects of plants in a way photography cannot, even today Think of botanical illustrators, and you might envision a world of medieval herbalists, tulip or orchid collectors or affluent young women of the...

Reflection of the Mahatma

Reflection of the Mahatma

Tuesday, 01 October 2019 | Uma Nair

The works of five printmakers at the Lalit Kala Akademi bring forth the success of the father of the nation in establishing mastery over self, says Uma Nair Promising Mahatma Gandhi’s journey in ways that go beyond textbook literalism, Lalit Kala Akademi has brought together works by five printmakers  to commemorate...

An ode to heritage

An ode to heritage

Tuesday, 01 October 2019 | Chahak Mittal

Sunil Kant Munjal, founder patron of the Serendipity Arts Foundation, says that the festival has been successful in bringing the world to our regional and cultural arts, rather than us taking them to the world. By Chahak Mittal What cultural space do you intend to achieve through the festival? We intend to...

State Editions

Civic bodies issue 566 challans, slap Rs 27L fine on violators

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Bizman gets ransom call from convict in G’gram

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Teachers learn self-defence technique

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Air remains very poor 5th day in row

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

AAP welcomes Centre’s Ravidas temple move

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Sunday Edition

The French Bulldozer

13 October 2019 | Miniya Chatterji | Agenda

the power of Forgiveness

13 October 2019 | Swami Mukundananda | Agenda

Yoga and mindfulness

13 October 2019 | Jacqualine Tara Herron | Agenda

Attention feels good

13 October 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Check your child’s behaviour early

13 October 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

It’s a fine job

13 October 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer