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Jun 17, 2019
Amitav Ghosh says Jnanpith award recognises 'trust, affection that arises between writers and readers' communities'We are living in a time when writers are increasingly beleaguered, embattled and marginalized. Around the world, everywhere we look, there is a closing of minds, a narrowing of horizons, and a palpable fear of the future, says Amitav Ghosh.
Mar 28, 2018
Photography project Girl Gaze portrays harsh realities faced by Punjabi women in India, the UKGirl Gaze features the work of 2 Indian and 2 British women photographers, who point their lens at the gender inequality in the Punjabi community | #FirstCulture
Feb 18, 2018
23-foot-wide lunar replica unveiled at Kolkata's Victoria Memorial HallThe moon has descended on the lawns of Victoria Memorial, much to the delight of the city people who were seen thronging the northern gate of the iconic structure to view the spectacle
Feb 18, 2018
Museum of the Moon: Giant 23-ft Moon replica is being showcased in Victoria Memorial gardens in Kolkata this weekendA touring artwork, the 3D installation of the moon has been made using imagery from NASAs Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera, one of the exhibition organisers said.
Oct 29, 2017
British Council's curated film screenings open a window into the UK during the World WarsThe British Council film screenings are part of the UK-India year of culture 2017 celebrations, commemorating friendly ties between the two nations.
Oct 28, 2017
Anoushka Shankar on her musical journey and composing for a film for the first timeAnoushka Shankar talks about the experience of being the youngest person and first woman to be nominated for a Grammy in the World Music category
Aug 16, 2017
Cambridge University and German mobile language-learning app Babbel join hands for English testsBabbel and Cambridge University have jointly developed the test and will split revenue on what will be marketed as the "Babbel English Test".
Jun 17, 2016
British Council goes online with a top-notch digital library serviceThe British Council Library has started offering annual online memberships for Rs. 1100 per year.