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Connecting Roma gypsies to their Indian roots, via screen (With Image)


July 8th, 2012 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) Barring alternative sexuality and love, cross-cultural Indian cinema rarely explores taboos in international politics like the rampant persecution and denial of rights to the gypsy ... Read more...

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Krishna opens $10 million Indian embassy complex in Beijing


February 8th, 2012 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 8 (IANS) Pitching for stronger India-China relations, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Wednesday formally inaugurated the Indian embassy's new $10 million complex here which has been built with ... Read more...

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Krishna to open new Indian embassy complex in Beijing


February 6th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) Seeking to scale up India-China ties despite differences over some issues, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna heads to Beijing Tuesday on a three-day visit ... Read more...

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Hafeez Contractor debuts in Nepal


June 21st, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, June 21 (IANS) Renowned Indian architect Hafeez Contractor is making his debut in neighbouring Nepal with a high-end apartment complex in Kathmandu, targeted for completion by 2012.The 60-year-old, who ... Read more...

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Architects have to write their own agenda: Charles Correa


March 16th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Architects have to script their own agenda while creating new idioms in this age of homogenised culture, suggests Indian architect Charles Correa."Young architects have to ... Read more...

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Brit Indian architect told to take Olympic tower back to drawing board


August 11th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.11 (ANI): Britain's Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment (CABE) has asked Indian-origin architect Anil Kapoor to take his proposed "Arcelor-Mittal Orbit" back to the drawing board.The 114-meter-tall tower, which ... Read more...

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Global Vipassana Pagoda inaugurated in Mumbai


February 8th, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 8 (IANS) Mumbai's newest landmark, the majestic 325-feet tall Global Vipassana Pagoda, the tallest pillar-less dome in the world, was dedicated as a "world monument of peace and harmony" by ... Read more...

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Majestic pagoda looms over Mumbai with message of peace


February 2nd, 2009 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 2 (IANS) Standing 325 feet tall, the building boasts of awesome dimensions, but what is more significant is that the Global Vipassana Pagoda comes as a soothing balm for the ... Read more...

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ICCR to open first cultural diplomacy centre in Kolkata


May 23rd, 2008 - 2:10 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) will open its first cultural diplomacy centre in Kolkata next week - that will exclusively interact with South East Asian ... Read more...

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India’s Charles Correa to design `Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown’ in Lisbon


November 19th, 2007 - 1:01 pm ICT by admin
Lisbon (Portugal), Nov.19 (ANI): Indian architect Charles Correa has been appointed as designer of the "Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown", a 26,000-square meter research centre. The Lisbon Centre will be a major ... Read more...

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