- US exhibition explores European fireworks' history(4 minutes ago)
Washington, June 24 (IANS) How important were fireworks for European public events in the 17-18th centuries? An exhibition here answers this question with its collection of firework records.
- Retrospective of Anil Kapoor's films at 10th JFF(20 minutes ago)
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) The 10th edition of the Jagran Film Festival (JFF) will include a showcase of actor and producer Anil Kapoor in the Retrospective of Indian Cinema section by screening his best known and award-winning films.
- Barwe's 'interactive' art retrospective opens in Delhi(17:18)
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) After its first stop in Mumbai, the retrospective exhibition of artist Prabhakar Barwe (1936-1995) is currently open at the National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) here. It, however, has more to offer than a regular painting and sculpture show.
- Singer Tove Lo loves having career as a songwriter too(17:12)
By Natalia Ningthoujam
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Swedish singer Tove Lo, who received a Grammy nomination for co-writing Ellie Goulding's chart-topper "Love me like you do", takes a lot of pride in having a big pop star sing a song co-written by her. She says its an amazing feeling.
- Won't rely on family name for work: Sharmin Segal(16:12)
Mumbai, June 24 (IANS) Bollywood debutante Sharmin Segal, niece of filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali, says she will not use her family name to land film roles and would rather sharpen her skills to remain in the business of entertainment.
- Home nutrition care keeps patient out of hospital(16:08)
New York, June 24 (IANS) Researchers have found that implementing a nutrition care plan at home for patients at risk for malnutrition had a dramatic impact on helping keep them out of the hospital.
- There's no discrimination in film industry: Ayushmann(15:32)
By Durga Chakravarty
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Discrimination has been a burning topic in the country. Actor Ayushmann Khurrana, who is continuing on the path of backing ground-breaking content with "Article 15", says the film industry is a secular world where no one discriminates on the basis of caste or religion.
- Mrinalini Mukherjee draws awe at New York's Met(15:10)
By Uma Nair
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) At the Metropolitan Museum in New York, art lovers are walking in and devouring late Indian sculptor Mrinalini Mukherjee's retrospective "Phenomenal Nature" with utmost relish. Curator Shanay Jhaveri, who has turned around the axis of aesthetic ardour with his inclusion of South Asian art practices, has breathed new life into the galleries at the Met Breur.
- Women have lesser lines in duets in films: Neeti Mohan(14:36)
Mumbai, June 24 (IANS) Playback singer Neeti Mohan says she has observed that a woman gets fewer lines in a duet track for a film, but personally she emphasizes on the importance of a song rather than the length of her part.
- Akshay Kumar's 'Kesari' heads to Japan(14:28)
Mumbai, June 24 (IANS) Actor Akshay Kumar's "Kesari", which brings the story of the historic Battle of Saragarhi alive on the silver screen, will release in Japan in August.
- US shops often sell tobacco without checking age(14:28)
New York, June 24 (IANS) Those buying tobacco from shops in the US, especially small stores, are usually not asked for identification hence it is easy for underage users to buy cigarettes there, says a study.