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Troupe from Tripura, Manipur to perform in Germany

September 5th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Sep 5 (IANS) A troupe from India's two northeastern states - Tripura and Manipur - will perform in Germany to celebrate the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between that ... Read more...

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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...

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India, Pakistan likely to sign culture pact

April 16th, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) An India-Pakistan pact for exchange in music, dance, theatre and visual arts could become reality next year with the Pakistan National Council of the Arts ... Read more...

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Festival brings Iran, Afghan puppet traditions to India (With Images)

February 2nd, 2012 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Puppetry has been vital to traditional performing arts in India and abroad, having laid the foundation of visual and cinematic arts. Now a 15-day puppet ... Read more...

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European culture carnival opens in capital

November 11th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Children can look forward to a surprise November bouquet in the capital. A musical journey by a Polish Oriental band, storytelling sessions, puppet theatre, folk ... Read more...

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Ravana, puppets, dance in Nida Mahmood show

October 10th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Nida Mahmood, the queen of "pop art", knows how to play her cards well and be different. On the third day of the Wills Lifestyle ... Read more...

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Fashion, frolic, business at Pakistan fashion week

March 28th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, March 28 (IANS) It'll be an interesting mix of glitz, glamour and culture at the third edition of the PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week (PFDC-SFW) opening here Tuesday. Other than ... Read more...

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Supping on hunter’s platter at Ranbanka Palace (IANS Travel) (With Image)

March 11th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur (Rajasthan), March 11 (IANS) Cocooned in the deep shadows of towering trees, Ranbanka Palace has carved a niche of its own in heritage tourism, offering traditional art and craft, ... Read more...

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Colours, innovations to dazzle puppet stage in Delhi (With Image)

February 1st, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) The ancient performing art of puppetry will receive a fresh lease of life when 10 puppet theatre ensembles capture the change in puppetry traditions ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks founder Assange ‘unlikely’ to be extradited to US

December 8th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.8 (ANI): WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is 'very unlikely' to be extradited to the US from Britain according to a US national security law expert.Phillip Adams, an ABC radio presenter and ... Read more...

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Children get set, book a date with Bookaroo fest

November 9th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Thousands of young readers will connect to their favourite writers like Ruskin Bond and Anthony Horowitz during more than 70 interactive literary sessions at Bookaroo, one of ... Read more...

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Puppet exhibition in Bhopal a major tourist attraction

January 30th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by ANI
By Ram Chand SahuBhopal, Jan.30 (ANI): A puppet exhibition here is fascinating a large number of people from all around, as the large varieties of puppets on display not just belong to ... Read more...

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Bhopal hosts puppet festival

May 17th, 2009 - 8:50 pm ICT by ANI
By R. C. SahuBhopal, May 17 (ANI): Hundreds of people visited a three-day puppet festival here in which entertaining skits were performed by various artistes.Organised at the popular Rabindar Bhavan between May ... Read more...

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