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India bonds with Africa with culture bouquet, fusion (With image)


June 19th, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) A true cultural friendship has blossomed between India and Africa with the meeting of traditional African free-flowing performing arts and the structured grammar of Indian ... Read more...

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Music band dedicates ‘Amitabh uncle’ to Big B


May 12th, 2012 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Mumbai-based music band named Dedh iinch upar has composed a song dedicated to Bollywood's megastar Amitabh Bachchan.A tribute to the cinematic legend, the ... Read more...

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Gujarat sets 6 Guinness records in golden jubilee year


June 14th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, June 14 (IANS) Gujarat has made it to the Guinness World Records with as many as six entries during the state's year-long golden jubilee celebrations, according to government ... Read more...

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Shot in arm for roots theatre of northeast (With Images)


April 6th, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) It is not always script or role-bound; some of it is performed by the peasants themselves and some related to shamanistic rituals. Folk theatre ... Read more...

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Delhi concert to urge action on millennium goals


September 16th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Three composers from Manipur, Delhi and Tamil Nadu will team up with 100 percussionists at a concert here Saturday organised by the United Nations to drum up ... Read more...

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Florence And The Machine Sizzle At The VMAs 2010


September 13th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) British pop-rock band Florence and the Machine gave what was one of the most entertaining and talked about performances at the VMAs this year. Known for ... Read more...

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Colourful tiger art with folk dance for Onam (With Image)


August 27th, 2010 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Thrissur (Kerala), Aug 27 (IANS) Over 600 dancers painted like tigers and 300 percussionists took to the main thoroughfare of this sylvan Kerala town to perform the ancient Pulikali or ... Read more...

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Two million people to welcome 2010 on Rio’s Copacabana Beach


December 30th, 2009 - 2:22 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Dec 30 (DPA) At least two million people, including 600,000 tourists, are expected to gather late Thursday on Rio de Janeiro's world-famous Copacabana Beach to welcome 2010. As in recent ... Read more...

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I practise on pillows: Drummer Sivamani (Interview)


October 6th, 2009 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Jodhpur, Oct 6 (IANS) Anandan Sivamani, the ace Indian drummer who is preparing for an international tour with Oscar-winner A.R. Rahman, says he first likes to practise his beats ... Read more...

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Big B’s show goes on despite power cut


August 4th, 2008 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) While Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan was grooving to the beats of one of his popular songs "Rang barse" from "Silsila" in Texas for his world concert Unforgettable, ... Read more...

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Indian, African artistes pay tribute to two great cultures


April 8th, 2008 - 12:56 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) It was a magical night celebrating the artistic confluence of two ancient lands, an ocean apart but akin in spirit against the backdrop of history. The beats ... Read more...

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India, Africa forge pact through culture show on summit eve


April 7th, 2008 - 12:29 am ICT by admin
(Lead)New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Against the magnificent lighted ruins of the Purana Quila, the 16th century Old Fort in the Indian capital, the untamed spirit of Africa and the ancient dances ... Read more...

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