Category: Culture

Why ex-NSD director Anuradha Kapur says actors are not abandoning theatre for films

New Delhi, May 25 (SocialNews.XYZ) “People have to earn a living, even actors. And what is wrong if National School…

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After 8 years in making, Agra’s International Museum awaits govt support

Agra May 18 (SocialNews.XYZ) On International Museum Day, Taj City's ambitious Rs 200 crore Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Museum project,…

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Agra adds a new attraction to its heritage

Agra May 17 (SocialNews.XYZ) A new white marble structure in Agra that took 104 years to build is daily drawing…

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Lensman-anthropologist Rajesh Satankar rates Kumbh Mela as ‘logistical marvel’

Mumbai, May 11 (SocialNews.XYZ) Photographer Rajesh Satankar, who is gearing up for his photobook exhibition of 'Celebration of Heritage' in…

2 weeks ago

Chetan Bhagat opens up on foray into audio dramas – and how to ‘unlove’

New Delhi, May 10 (SocialNews.XYZ) Looking back at his childhood, Chetan Bhagat remembers the time when the radio was the…

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Indian Open polo champ & Jaipur scion Padmanabh Singh named ‘Icon of India’

New Delhi, May 10 (SocialNews.XYZ) Acclaimed polo player and head of the royal family of the erstwhile Jaipur State, Maharaja…

2 weeks ago

Acclaimed Urdu litterateur Salam Bin Razzaq passes away at 83 in Navi Mumbai

Mumbai, May 7 (SocialNews.XYZ) Renowned Urdu litterateur and academician, Shaikh Abdussalam Abdurrazzaq, famous by his pseudonym Salam Bin Razzaq, passed…

3 weeks ago

From Deepika-Ranveer to Priyanka, celebs who’ve amped up temple visit style

New Delhi, May 7 (SocialNews.XYZ) Finding the right outfit for a temple visit is not an easy task as we…

3 weeks ago

Discovering Meghalaya’s culinary depth and diversity from Delhi’s cowbelt

New Delhi, May 4 (SocialNews.XYZ) Now that this is the election season, let us juxtapose Meghalaya's cuisine with the places…

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2,500-year-old ‘yagya kund’ found during excavation in Rajasthan’s Braj region

Jaipur, May 2 (SocialNews.XYZ) The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has found a 2,500-year-old 'yagya kund', along with metal tools…

3 weeks ago

On Maharashtra Day, looking back at actresses who aced playing Marathi characters

Mumbai, May 1 (SocialNews.XYZ) The film industry is celebrating Maharashtra Day on Wednesday. The day is recognised for the creation…

4 weeks ago

The only Hindi film singer the Mahatma heard, Manna Dey never got his due

New Delhi, May 1 (SocialNews.XYZ) In his over half-a-century-long Hindi film career, he sang more than a thousand songs, but…

4 weeks ago

When writer and realist actor Balraj Sahni raced against a train for a film scene

New Delhi, May 1 (SocialNews.XYZ) More than three decades before Aamir Khan's train stunt in "Ghulam" (1998), this actor, renowned…

4 weeks ago

‘Beyond The Frames’ dwelled in artistic flair

New Delhi, April 29 (IANSlife) With a forte of realistic art and thematic portraits, renowned figurative artist Kamal Devnatha will…

4 weeks ago

Breaking free from professional habits

New Delhi, April 26 (IANSlife) As seasoned professionals, we often pride ourselves on our expertise and accumulated knowledge. However, what…

4 weeks ago

Ram temple now features in children’s drawing and craft books

Ayodhya, April 26 (SocialNews.XYZ) The impact of the grand Ram Janmabhoomi temple built in Ayodhya has started reflecting in various…

4 weeks ago

Saving art from militancy: How M.K. Raina revived theatre in strife-torn Kashmir

New Delhi, April 25 (SocialNews.XYZ) He makes it clear that the memoir is not about his theatre journey, nor the…

1 month ago

Raja Ravi Verma’s never-seen-before painting to be unveiled at Bengaluru show

New Delhi, April 24 (SocialNews.XYZ) On the occasion of the 176th birth anniversary of Raja Ravi Varma, the Travancore royal…

1 month ago

Trees take on myriad unique forms in Ompal Sansanwal’s solo exhibition

New Delhi, April 24 (SocialNews.XYZ) Trees take on myriad forms -- Krishna holds aloft the Govardhan hill, Christ's Last Supper…

1 month ago

Eminent Agra homeopath Dr Radhey Shyam Pareek awarded Padma Shri

Agra, April 23 (SocialNews.XYZ) Internationally acclaimed Agra Homeopath Dr Radhey Shyam Pareek was honoured with Padam Shri by President Draupadi…

1 month ago



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