Coronavirus outbreak batters economies, raises fear of spread
Panic-buying of daily necessities emerged in Japan, tourist sites across Asia, ...
Why CAG is building a grand museum in Shimla
The museum will be housed in Shimla at Chadwick House where the first batch of audit and account...
Watch 'Ramayana' in NYC: The Met to showcase Indian epic through 30 paintings next week
The museum has mounted a large retrospective of sculptor Mrinalini Mukherjee’s work.
Centre appoints Nripendra Mishra as chairman of Nehru museum council, MJ Akbar out
Mishra who resigned from the PS to the PM post last year is a UP cadre IAS officer, closely associated with the think tank Vivekananda International Foundation. At NMML, he replaces Lokesh Chandra, former president of Indian Council for Cultural Relations, as the chairman.
Zaha Hadid's 'exoskeleton' tower an instant Miami landmark
The unique curved "exoskeleton" design of the One Thousand Museum building has created buzz. The futuristic structure is the only residential space in downtown Miami with a helipad.
Karnataka govt gives massive thrust to decongest Bengaluru, allots Rs 8,772 cr for city development
A comprehensive mobility programme for Bengaluru -- half of the contribution of Karnataka gross state domestic product comes from the city alone -- is prepared for the first time. Infrastructure facilities, transit based development and essential regulatory measures will be taken up with an objective of increasing the utilisation of public transport from 48% to 73%.
Macrotech may fend off near-term debt maturity, but refinancing risks high, says Moody’s
The company needs $343 million to repay principal and interest on its US dollar bond.
Govt may accept NAGA museum demand showcasing 70 years of struggle
Government officials familiar with the discussion said that arms and ammunition surrendered by rebels could be part of the existing state museum. “Besides weapons, the museum will also honour Naga leaders who were part of the struggle,” an official confirmed.
For the love of art: British Museum acquires unique Indian painting 'Trumpeters' at $576K
The painting depicts a traditional musical performance in northern India.
Lease of Life: A 380-acre plot in Gurgaon is now home to hundreds of native trees and bird species
Over the course of a decade and with the help of thousands of volunteers, more than 70 companies and the Gurgaon Municipal Corporation, the ravaged patch of land has been rewilded into what ecologists cite as a fine example of urban conservation that gives preeminence to native species.
Police: Suspect detained after stabbing at London mosque
The Metropolitan Police force said officers called to the London Central Mosque found a man in his 70s with stab wounds. Paramedics treated the man before he was taken to a hospital, where his injuries were determined as not life-threatening, the force said.
Radicalism disturbing world peace, only India has solution: Bhagwat
Calling upon RSS members to connect with people irrespective of their caste, language, religion or region, Bhagwat said that India's characteristic is to fasten everyone with one thread on the principle of 'Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam' (the world is a family).
Nehru Memorial Museum and Library gets a new director
Raghavendra Singh’s appointment comes at a time when the government is planning a huge revamp of its museums, including the National Museum, and bodies such as the National Gallery of Modern Art and IGNCA.
Jazz in New Orleans, Country in Tennessee, Classical in Chicago; visit USA to witness the magic of music
USA is one place where all genres of music come together to create magic.
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