VIT among top 400 universities for CS

VIT among top 400 universities for CS

Thursday, 31 October 2019 | Pioneer

The Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) is ranked among the top 301-400 universities in the world in the recently released Computer Science (CS) subject ranking for 2020 by the Times Higher Education (THE), UK. In engineering subjects like general engineering, electrical and electronic engineering, mechanical and aerospace engineering, civil engineering, chemical...

In quest of heritage

In quest of heritage

Thursday, 31 October 2019 | Team Viva

Padma Shri Shobha Deepak Singh had began to showcase Vastra Shobha when she realised that there is a niche market for antique textiles. By Team Viva Today, one might give their mother’s old bell-bottoms from the 70s a miss but one would never say no to grandmother’s handcrafted silk or Banarsi...

Watch out

Watch out

Tuesday, 29 October 2019 | PNS

Mosambi Narangi, a play directed by Mohit Takalkar, is about hopes and broken dreams. It has been translated from the award-winning tragicomedy Stones In His Pockets. WHEN: November 2 and 3 TIME: 7.30 pm Where: Kamani Auditorium. Christie’s Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art auction will present 227 lots spanning...

Beyond all dreams

Beyond all dreams

Tuesday, 29 October 2019 | AP

A masterpiece attributed to the 13th century Italian painter Cimabue is found in a French woman’s kitchen which sells for $26.6 million An old painting found in the kitchen of an elderly French woman, who considered it an icon of little importance, has made her a multimillionaire. The work, a masterpiece...

Feed your soul

Feed your soul

Tuesday, 29 October 2019 | PNS

The 7th International Arts Festival will witness scholars and artistes from across the globe discussing, understanding and demonstrating the positive impact of art on life, soul and mind Life is stressful and strained with mounting pressures. In order to relax and rejuvenate the mind and body, modern science is returning to...

‘She wanted to fly, I let her fly’

‘She wanted to fly, I let her fly’

Tuesday, 29 October 2019 | IANS

Kalpana Chawla’s father Banarasi Lal Chawla says his daughter was an angel who came to inspire many before she flew away to find her ‘space’ among the stars February 1, 2003 was a memorable day for every Indian who was watching the return of the Space Shuttle Columbia flight STS -107...

White World

White World

Tuesday, 29 October 2019 | Uma Nair

Paper works by artistes Ankon Mitra and Sachin George Sebastian stir the aesthete in you, says Uma Nair An ode to the power of paper, Art Motif is a riveting exhibition that translates the eternal beauty of white into evanescent creations. Among the artistes on view, one must zoom in on...

Meet the Hurricane Man

Meet the Hurricane Man

Tuesday, 29 October 2019 | PNS

Josh Mogermann says that the show let the viewers experience the brute force of nature at close quarters as trees and houses are ripped from the ground and thrown skyward What prompted you to bring a series like Hurricane Man? I’d been appearing on weather shows for years but they were not...

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