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Marginal gain for culture in budget (Lead)


March 16th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Culture has gained marginally in the budget for 2012-2013 with an outlay of Rs.1,447 crore (Rs.14.47 billion/$300 million) against Rs.1,378 crore (Rs.13.78 billion/$273 million) in ... Read more...

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250 rare documents chronicle making of Delhi


February 15th, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) In 1911, when King George V announced that the national capital would move to Delhi from Kolkata, this city shed its tag of a historical ... Read more...

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NSD, Polish drama academy ink agreement (With Image)


January 9th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The National School of Drama (NSD) and Poland's Aleksander Zelwerowicz Theatre Academy Monday signed a memorandum of understanding for institutional exchange programme relating to theatre ... Read more...

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Tom Stoppard in India Jan 23 to talk about adaptations


January 9th, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The fine art of writing scripts for movies and plays will be in focus next week when one of the world's greatest playwrights Tom Stoppard, ... Read more...

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Language theatre on centre-stage at META 2012 awards (With Image)


January 5th, 2012 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) India's unsung regional theatre will be at the centre of attention at the seventh annual Mahindra Excellence in Theatre Awards (META), one of the leading ... Read more...

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Tagore reinterpreted at NSD’s Bharat Rang Mahotsav


January 3rd, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) A panorama of 17 contemporary plays interpreting Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore's literature will turn the spotlight on the poet's legacy on his 150th birth anniversary ... Read more...

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Delhi gears up for mega winter theatre festival (With Image)


January 4th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) A repertoire of 82 plays from across the world, three photographic exhibitions, live theatre projects, an Asia-Pacific theatre showcase and new media theatre will be on display ... Read more...

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Norwegian master Ibsen comes in Indian folk format


November 19th, 2010 - 9:41 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) The capital's culture enthusiasts can look forward to a delightful interplay of Eastern and Western traditions when Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen's plays are interpreted by ... Read more...

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Dimpy Mahajan To Appear In A Special Episode Of ‘Meethi Choori No1′


August 13th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Dimpy Ganguly Mahajan, who became a reality TV star after marrying Rahul Mahajan through NDTV Imagine's "Rahul Dulhaniya Le Jayega', is now entering the channel's ... Read more...

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Centre approves FDI proposals worth over Rs.2000 crore


July 23rd, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 23 (ANI): The Central Government on Friday approved 18 foreign investment proposals worth Rs 2,245.32 crore.A statement issued by the finance ministry said that of this amount, Transcend Infrastructure's ... Read more...

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Spotlight on theatre music at NSD’s annual fest


January 2nd, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) The legacy of music in Indian theatre, experimental plays, creative forms of expressions and new wave theatre with an ethnic flavour from small towns will be the ... Read more...

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Amal Allana gets second term as NSD chief


June 15th, 2009 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Monday appointed veteran theatre personality Amal Allana as chairperson of the National School of Drama (NSD) for a second term with immediate effect. ... Read more...

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