class divide

From streets to stage: Living, breathing and dancing Tagore


May 1st, 2012 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Poet Rabindranath Tagore, who was often derided as "elitist" by a section of ultra-Left intellectuals during his time, is bridging the class divide in a ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Poorer people more compassionate


December 21st, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 21 (IANS) Poorer people are more attuned to suffering and more compassionate than their richer counterparts, says a study. "It's not that the upper classes are coldhearted," ... Read more...

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Air New Zealand set to launch ‘Cuddle class’ seat


October 9th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 09 (ANI): Air New Zealand is all set to launch its "Cuddle class" seat next month as the class divide on planes continues to narrow.Some airlines are starting to introduce ... Read more...

Posted in World |

In Tudor times, theatregoers liked to snack on seafood during performances


January 29th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 29 (ANI): Snacking while watching the latest play has been in practice among Britons since hundreds of years ago, say archaeologists.The preferred snacks for Tudor theatre-goers appear to have been ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Moonsoon Wedding’ will soon be a Broadway musical (Lead)


January 7th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) Those who enjoyed Mira Nair's hit movie "Monsoon Wedding" have something more to look forward to. The filmmaker has started working on a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Monsoon Wedding soon to be a Broadway musical


January 7th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) Film-maker Mira Nair has started working on a Broadway musical version of her 2001 crossover hit "Monsoon Wedding" that will combine circus acrobatics, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Rajasthan’s dying folk music finds a voice (Feature with Images)


October 5th, 2009 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Jodhpur, Oct 5 (IANS) Traditional folk music from the remote villages of Rajasthan is finding high-profile voices to carry it mainstream.A five-day Rajasthan International Folk Festival (RIFF), which began Oct ... Read more...

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