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Apr 20, 2017
Gopal Ghose's art is celebrated in new exhibition: Here's a look at some of his best paintingsGopal Ghose was proficient in tempera, pen and ink and pastel, and mastered watercolour too.
Apr 14, 2017
Turning India into a land only for Hindus goes against our nation, writes ex-FS Nirupama RaoI am a Hindu by birth and by enduring faith. The house that I was born into that my grandfather built, had no special puja room — but the plaster of Paris statue of a flute playing Krishna, the Ravi Varma oleographs of a Lakshmi rising from a lotus with elephants trumpeting their joy at her presence, the veena-playing Saraswati, and our special deity Lord Guruvayurappan, with beautiful Kartikeya and his "vel"(spear) and his vehicle, the peacock made up the pantheon of our isthtadevatas.
Feb 12, 2017
Kanu's Gandhi: Rare photos of Mahatma by his nephew shed light on final decade of his lifeAn exhibition of rare and intimate photographs of Mahatma Gandhi by his grandnephew and personal chronicler, Kanu Gandhi, is currently on display at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, until 26 February 2017.
Dec 01, 2016
SC's National Anthem order raises questions about an individual's fundamental rightsCurrent laws don't force a person to stand up or sing the national anthem — case in point, this judgment of apex court in the case of Bijoe Emmanuel v. State of Kerala
Dec 01, 2016
National Anthem verdict: Nationalism is not something which can be enforced by a songIs it possible to homogenise nationalist sentiment and outlaw all interpretations that vary from the State’s?
Nov 26, 2016
RIP Fidel Castro: Cuba's 'maximo lider' who shared deep ties with IndiaPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday condoled the demise of Cuban leader Fidel Castro whom he described as one of the most iconic personalities of the 20th century and a "good friend" of India.
Oct 06, 2016
Throwback Thursday: Films about Nobel Prize winners starring Daniel Craig, Daniel RadcliffeDid you know that Satyajit Ray produced a documentary on Rabindranath Tagore; Daniel Craig played a Nobel Prize winning physicist; and Daniel Radcliffe plays Rudyard Kipling's son in My Boy Jack?
Sep 04, 2016
English or mother tongue in schools? A difficult question for PM Modi under RSS pressureIn Gujarat, the RSS has blocked teaching of English in government schools till Class V, by when it is too late. Modi's solution, which he explained to me, was to have some subjects taught in Gujarati and others in English.
Aug 15, 2016
This Independence Day, let’s look to Tagore for clarity on the idea of nationalismThe idea of nationalism been rendered immeasurably more complex given the rise and strengthening of sub-nationalisms across India since Independence
Aug 04, 2016
Mamata Banarjee says state govt can try to find Rabindranath Tagore's Nobel medallionMamata discussed the theft of the Nobel medallion of Tagore and observed that she would be the happiest person if the priceless object could be retrieved.