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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 |

Delhi prone to chemical and industrial fires: Minister

April 20th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) At a time when Delhi is witnessing several fire incidents, Urban Development Minister A.K. Walia Tuesday admitted that the national capital is prone to chemical and ... Read more...

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Healing terror-hit Pakistanis with theatre, flowers

April 2nd, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 2 (IANS) Saying it with theatre and flower shows - that's what some organisations are doing in Pakistan to make people laugh and rejoice even as the country reels under ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

How to teach tots about personal cleanliness

June 6th, 2009 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 4 (ANI): A Tel Aviv University researcher has come up with an innovative method to educate little boys and girls on the good sense of handwashing, which may help decrease ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Innovative method teaches tots about personal hygiene

June 4th, 2009 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) Swine flu reminded us how essential washing our hands can be, a simple act that cuts down gastrointestinal and communicable respiratory diseases by 50 percent and 20 percent, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Puppeteers on World Puppetry Day enthrall people of Tripura

March 22nd, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Agartala, Mar 22 (ANI): Puppets on strings, rods and hands enthralled hundreds of enthusiastic spectators at an event organised on the occasion of World Puppetry Day here on Saturday.World Puppetry Day ... Read more...

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Cultural events planned during Commonwealth Games

August 28th, 2008 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) The Delhi government, apparently drawing inspiration from the colourful ceremonies at the Beijing Olympics 2008, is making plans for a series of cultural events during the Commonwealth ... Read more...

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‘Rise in terrorism linked to decline in arts’

June 2nd, 2008 - 3:11 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, June 2 (IANS) Pakistan's most famous puppeteer Farooq Qaiser has drawn an unusual link between the growth in extremism and a decline in interest in the arts, prompting a leading newspaper ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Mobile Asia attracts tens of thousands of visitors

March 3rd, 2008 - 12:20 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) India's largest consumer exhibition on mobile phones and accessories - Mobile Asia 2008 - Sunday attracted tens of thousands of gizmo geeks and enthusiastic traders at the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Renuka Chowdhury to give National Child Awards

November 14th, 2007 - 2:21 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Nov. 14 (ANI): Renuka Chowdhury, Minister of Women and Child Development, will give away National Child Awards to 36 children for exceptional achievements here today. The National Child Awards will ... Read more...

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Weeklong festivities for children from November 14

November 14th, 2007 - 10:36 am ICT by admin

Posted in Business |