Turn up the volume

Turn up the volume

Friday, 02 August 2019 | Chahak Mittal

Director Shilpi Dasgupta and producer Mrigdeep Singh Lamba tell Chahak Mittal that Khandaani Shafakhana is an attempt to shatter the rigid stereotypes and taboos associated with sex problems in India Sex. It is a word that many of us in India prefer to tip toe around. We won’t speak it out...

Wings of freedom

Wings of freedom

Thursday, 01 August 2019 | Sakshi Sharma

Israeli lawyer Ori Turkia feels that we need to figure out creative ways to treat the challenges of inequality and get to its root without putting our gender glasses on. By Sakshi Sharma The nationalities might change but the only constant for women are issues and challenges related to their empowerment....

‘Old school romance is evergreen’

‘Old school romance is evergreen’

Thursday, 01 August 2019 | Chahak Mittal

Actor and VJ Rannvijay Singha tells Chahak Mittal about the mantra that has kept MTV Splitsvilla intact among the Indian youth for 12 years While the youth’s attention and interest has been increasingly shifting towards content-driven web shows and films online, some TV shows and channels continue to be cult even...

Miles to go before I sleep

Miles to go before I sleep

Thursday, 01 August 2019 | Ayushi Sharma

Writer and filmmaker Mehnaaz Nadiadwala feels that sufferings have powered successful people to create exclusive artworks. By Ayushi Sharma As an Indian, one inherently connects with a story that revolves around portraying the whimsical desire of Indian families, wanting a male child, even at the cost of female infanticide. If this...

Watch out

Watch out

Tuesday, 30 July 2019 | Pioneer

India International Centre (IIC), in collaboration with Prabhat Education Foundation, presents Like Us, an exhibition of photographs by Bindi Sheth on children with special needs. The show will be inaugurated by Poonam Natarajan, founder and chairperson, Vidya Sagar, Chennai, on August 1. Time: 11 am to 7 pm When: August...

Bharatnatyam tuned with technology

Bharatnatyam tuned with technology

Tuesday, 30 July 2019 | IANS

Dance guru Jayalakshmi Eshwar is using electronic music and animated visuals of the Tamil culture to enhance the classical art tradition Months ago, Bharatnatyam guru Jayalakshmi Eshwar wowed her audience with a dance production that was much more than a regular classical piece. Fused with electronic music and animated visuals of...

A visual diary of memories

A visual diary of memories

Tuesday, 30 July 2019 | Team Viva

Artist Nandita Richie names her exhibition of artworks in Urdu as she thinks that the language beautifully decribes every frame. With her new series, Khwabeeda, she brings forth her idea of dreams. By Team Viva What specific term would you use to describe yourself as an avid dreamer? Artist Nandita Richie...

Every tree has a tale

Every tree has a tale

Tuesday, 30 July 2019 | Uma Nair

Artist Bajju Shyam’s works tread the path of surreal and divine stories from the forests of the Gond tribe. By Uma Nair I had been keen on looking at Padma Shri artist Bajju Shyam’s artworks because I consider him to be the finest artist after his uncle, late Jangarh Singh Shyam....

Sunday Edition

Game on!

18 August 2019 | Pioneer | Agenda

Krishna, the nation builder

18 August 2019 | Dr. Asha Goswami | Agenda

Happiness in digital world

18 August 2019 | Dr Awdhesh Singh | Agenda

Faith does more than heal

18 August 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Let love play the game changer

18 August 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Art for the soul

18 August 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer