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Sep 30, 2019
Fridays for Future: At Mumbai edition of climate strike, youth demand action from policy makersOn 27 September, almost 2500 people in Mumbai took to the streets for a climate strike, as part of the global Fridays for Future movement.
Jul 09, 2019
Frida Kahlo's 112th birth anniversary celebrated in Mexico City with an exhibition, fan-led paradeKahlo was known for defying the norms femininity and depicting this idea in her work. Later she would also go on to join the Mexican Communist Party while her art grew to incorporate diverse themes including indigenous folk culture of Mexico.
Jun 04, 2019
On Tiananmen Square massacre's 30th anniversary, a look at China's erasure of political historyAs China imposes strict censorship and blocks any mention of the 1989 Tiananmen Square protests, people try hard to prevent this part of history from being erased.
Apr 30, 2019
As Japanese Emperor Akihito abdicates, a glimpse into the 85-year-old monarch's lifeEmperor Akihito abdicated the throne after a three-decade-long reign. The ascension of Crown Prince Naruhito marks a new imperial era in Japan, Reiwa, which stands for beautiful harmony
Apr 02, 2019
The Farnesina Collection explores themes of futurism, surrealism in Italian contemporary artBeginning with the first significant set of acquisitions of numerous works of art from the 1950s and 1960s, in the course of time, the Farnesina Collection has grown to become one of the largest of contemporary Italian art in the world.
Sep 25, 2018
Milan Fashion Week highlights: Armani, Roberto Cavalli, Nakashima bring vivid colours to the runwayThe runways of the Milan Fashion Week Spring 2018 were dominated by satin and snakeskin, with many brands also using elements of sportswear in their collections.
Sep 07, 2018
Supreme Court scraps Section 377: Verdict celebrated across India, with rainbow hues and hugsHere's a look at some of the quirky ways in which queer Indians and their allies celebrated the Supreme Court's landmark ruling on Section 377
Sep 05, 2018
On Teachers' Day, remembering Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan — educationist, philosopher, politicianDr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan was the first Vice President and second President of India and was believed to be an exemplary teacher. He was awarded the Bharat Ratna in 1954.
Sep 04, 2018
Janmashtami in Dhaka: Children paint their faces, dress up as Lord Krishna to celebrate the festivalResidents of Dhaka paint the faces of children as Lord Krishna to celebrate Janmashtami, the festival that marks the birth of the eighth avatar of Vishnu
Aug 17, 2018
In China, Artificial Intelligence is powering a new generation of sex dollsThese AI powered sex dolls created by WMDOLL one of China's biggest sex doll makers, offer features ranging from simple conversation to moving eyes and arms