Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Culture

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All’s not well with Pitampura Dilli Haat

DELHI If you want to experience the true cultural fabric of India, Dilli Haat has always been the perfect spot. But the one in Pitampura,...

Mumbai airport artefact replicas to be on sale soon

DELHI Mumbai airport's latest international terminal boasts of a three kilometre long wall adorned with 7,000 artefacts from across the country. A slice of this...

Technology comes to Indian culture’s aid

Delhi Technology is aiding in the digital preservation of India's cultural heritage, with mobile apps offering audio tours and virtual space providing panoramic views of...

The little marketplace that couldn’t

DELHI How corruption and policy failure hobbled Dilli Haat, a unique experiment in craft promotion. Dilli Haat, the popular crafts marketplace in Delhi, was set up...

First museum of Indian films opens in Mumbai

MUMBAI The Indian film industry has been turning out an average of 1,500 films every year for more than a century – and finally it...

The clandestine Mussoorie

FEATURE “Mussoorie, you know, was created by the British for their pleasure,” said Suri, pronouncing the last word – pleasure - lingeringly, smeared with...

Opening of Kashmir tulip garden delayed

SRINAGAR The opening of the Asia’s largest tulip garden here has been delayed due to recent heavy snowfall across Kashmir but Floriculture department is making...

Myanmar’s marine ‘Lost World’ braces for tourism

FEATURE The Mergui archipelago in southern Myanmar has been called the “Lost World.” The people losing this world are the Moken, who have lived off...

Tampa Bay aims to deepen ties with India

TAMPA BAY We're just a month or so away from the Bollywood Oscars, a multiday extravaganza here that culminates in a high-glitz, hyper-fun awards show...

Luxury resort to woo Delhi market

DELHI Coorg is not really one of those destinations one would head to especially from the Capital. Being more than 250 kms away from the...