Soul-stirring dance show ignites action against sexual violence

Mesmerizing dances by a troupe of young girls, who have survived a myriad of hardships, including gender violence, human trafficking and

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Itzhak Perlman, disabled virtuoso violinist, ‘abandoned’ at Toronto airport

The Israeli-American violinist, who had polio at the age of four and uses crutches or a mobility scooter to get ...

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Sachin Wax Model Kolkatta

India’s very own Madame Tussauds’ wax museum soon in Kolkata

Work is in progress and they plan to open this before Durga Pooja this year

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Lata Mangeshkar

Lata Mangeshkar voted India’s Most Admired Woman

35 percent voted for the 84-year-old singer as India`s most iconic woman.

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Unique shadow puppet theatre gaining popularity

The theater was formed to promote an art form Tol Pavakoothu” a puppet show which is at the verge of extinction.

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Keralan artist gets a taste for painting with his tongue and produces over 1,000 pictures

Ani K wanted to try art which is distinctive - that is why he chose this ...

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Mysore Zoo to shift elephants to Koorgalli on CZA directive

Animals required large area to move around freely and that the environment of a zoo could be restrictive, hence the ...

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Prof Nanyanjot Lahiri

Prof Nanyanjot Lahiri’s works win her Infosys Award in humanities

Ms Lahiri helped in answering who really discovered the ancient civilizations of Harappa and Mohenjo Daro.

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Sharjah monument

Sharjah emerging as UAE’s cultural hub

A distinct feather in the crown for Sharjah : honoured with the title Capital of Islamic Culture for the year 2014.

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‘Indian Idol’ season 2 winner Sandeep Acharya passes away, singers express shock

Indian Idol season 2 winner Sandeep Acharya died following illness resulting from jaundice on Sunday at Gurgaon. ...

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Pakistani folk singer Reshma dies

Renowned Pakistani folk singer Reshma, who was suffering from throat cancer for a long time, died in Lahore Sunday morning, h ...

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IPL betting turnover to touch USD 7.3 m

Bookies who run the illegal cricket bettingoperation and who spoke on the condition of anonymity, said total bets on IPL-6 ar ...

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