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Kerala Government allocates sum for former circus artistes

Kerala government has decided to provide pension to former circus artistes.

Recommended for : Circus Artistes , Kerala Government , Art and Culture , Chief Minister of Kerala , CPI-M

Publish Date : Apr 18, 2017

Assam to host river festival ‘Namami Brahmaputra’

The government of Assam is all set to host its first river festival, ‘Namami Brahmaputra’, in order to promote the state’s culture, heritage, tradition and art.

Recommended for : Namami Brahmaputra , Pranab Mukherjee , Sarbananda Sonowal , Narendra Modi , Brahmaputra

Publish Date : Mar 1, 2017

Archaeologists to use airborne lasers to examine Rajgir’s history

Rajgir Archaeological Survey Project (RASP) is a collaborative project between the society and Nalanda University in co-ordination with Bihar’s Ministry of Art, Culture and Youth. It aims to establish a better understanding of the historic city’s landscape by studying the existing archaeological remains through a comprehensive survey.

Recommended for : Rajgir , Archaeological survey , LIDAR , Rajgir Archaeological Survey Project , Bihar’s Ministry of Art , Culture and Youth , Nalanda , Magadha Empire , Gautama Buddha , Lord Mahavira

Publish Date : Nov 8, 2016

Shashi Shekhar Committee on World Culture Festival of AOL submitted report to NGT

The 5-member committee was formed by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) in the wake of allegations that the festival caused extensive damage to the biodiversity and aquatic life of Yamuna in March 2016.

Recommended for : shashi shekhar committee , world culture festival , art of living , Yamuna damage , environment

Publish Date : Aug 17, 2016

India and Iran sign 12 Bilateral Agreements in various areas including Chabahar Port Development

India-Iran Cultural Exchange Programme to extend the CEP for the period 2016-2019 covering the areas of culture and art; radio, TV, mass media and cinema; and relevant general and financial terms.

Recommended for : India-Iran relation , India , Iran , Narendra Modi , PM in Iran

Publish Date : May 23, 2016

DD, CCTV signed agreement for exchange of art, culture programmes

The exchange of programmes will begin by the end 2015 and both networks will also take up co-production works for this initiative.

Recommended for : Doordarshan , China Central Television , CCTV

Publish Date : May 16, 2015

बीबीसी ने किया भारत की बेटी वृत्तचित्र का प्रसारण

ब्रिटिश ब्रॉडकास्टिंग कॉर्पोरेशन (बीबीसी) ने 4 मार्च 2015 को वृत्तचित्र भारत की बेटी का प्रसारण किया.

Recommended for : News Capsule , Art , Culture , 2015 Current Affairs , March 2015 Current Affairs , समाचार कैप्सूल , कला , संस्कृति , 2015 सामयिकी , मार्च 2015 करंट अफेयर्स

Publish Date : Mar 7, 2015

Gujarat government set up SPV to promote Vadodara as Cultural capital

Gujarat government set up a Special Purpose Vehicle to promote Vadodara as the cultural capital of Gujarat.

Recommended for : Gujarat government , Special Purpose Vehicle , Vadodara , cultural capital of Gujarat , Vadodara International Art and Culture Festival , Vadodara International Art and Culture Festival Authority

Publish Date : Oct 11, 2014

Union Ministry of Culture and Tate signed MoU

Ministry of Culture and Tate has signed a MoU to develop collaborations focused on modern and contemporary art.

Recommended for : Union Ministry of Culture , Tate , modern and contemporary art Joint Secretary of Ministry of Culture , Head of International Partnerships ,

Publish Date : Feb 7, 2014

Anjolie Ela Menon awarded with Dayawati Modi Award

Anjolie Ela Menon, a contemporary artist was awarded with Dayawati Modi Award for Art and Culture and Education by Dayawati Foundation

Recommended for : Anjolie Ela Menon , Dayawati Modi Award for Art and Culture and Education , Dayawati Foundation

Publish Date : Nov 20, 2013

Bollywood Actress Hema Malini Selected for Bharat Muni Samman

India Current Affairs 2012.Famous Bollywood actress and Bharatanatyam exponent Hema Malini had been selected for the prestigious Bharat Muni Samman of year 2012 for her outstanding contribution to the field of art and culture...

Recommended for : Hema Malini , Bharat Muni Samman , Pandit Birju Maharaj , Bhubaneshwar

Publish Date : Dec 13, 2012

China donated 1 million US dollars to Nalanda International University

International Current Affairs 2011. Chinese Ambassador to India, Zhang Yan on 17 November 2011 handed over the cheque of 1 million US dollars for construction of a library in Nalanda International University (NIU)

Recommended for : India China , Nalanda Univeristy , Current Affairs November 2011 , Chinese Art and Culture

Publish Date : Nov 17, 2011

Delhi Tourism organised Kite Festival upholding the Rich History of Flying Kites

India Current Affairs 2011. Two-day long Kite festival was organised by the Delhi Tourism to educate masses about the history of flying kite

Recommended for : current affairs November 2011 , Kite festival , Delhi Tourism , Delhi Government's Department of Art and Culture , Dilli Haat

Publish Date : Nov 14, 2011

पिकासो की ला लेक्चर पेंटिंग 4 करोड़ डॉलर में बिकी

स्पेन के प्रख्यात चित्रकार पाब्लो पिकासो की ला लेक्चर नामक (Pablo Picasso's La Lecture) पेंटिंग लंदन के सोथबी नीलामीघर में 40.7 मिलियन डॉलर में 8 फरवरी 2011 को बिकी. पाब्लो पिकासो ने अपनी प्रेमिका मेरी थेरेसी वाल्टर की इस पेंटिंग को वर्ष 1932 में बनाया था....

Recommended for : Pablo Picasso , La Lecture , Art , Culture , Painting , पाब्लो पिकासो , ला लेक्चर , कला , संस्कृति , पेंटिंग

Publish Date : Feb 11, 2011

Cambridge Project to Preserve Endangered Languages

The Cambridge University in the second week of December 2010 launched a project to preserve endangered languages in India and elsewhere in the world.

Recommended for : Cambridge University , the project on lost languages , Cambridge project on India , art and culture , world’s lost languages , language , India’s lost languages , Current Affairs December 2010

Publish Date : Dec 13, 2010

Katrina Kaif Voted the Sexiest Woman on Earth

Katrina Kaif was voted the sexiest woman on earth for the third consecutive time by the British weekly newspaper Eastern Eye.

Recommended for : katrina Kaif , art and culture , eastern eye , priyanka chopra , biapasha basu , fredia pintu , bollywood

Publish Date : Dec 13, 2010

11th cycle of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture

11th cycle of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture awarded to five projects.

Recommended for : award for architecture , Aga Khan Award for Architecture , Museum of Islamic Art , Islamic culture

Publish Date : Nov 26, 2010

The First Tagore Literature Awards-2009

Eight people from the fields of art, literature and culture were awarded the first Tagore Literature Awards-2009 in New Delhi on 25 Jan 2010.

Recommended for : Rabindranath tagore , literary awards , Tagore Literature Award , Sahitya Akademi , Samsung Electronics

Publish Date : Oct 23, 2010

INTACH Indira Gandhi Lifetime Achievement Awards

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit presented the INTACH Indira Gandhi Lifetime Achievement Awards for Conservation of Cultural Heritage-2010 at a two-day All-India Convenors’ Meet of the Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage on 27- 28 Jan 2010.

Recommended for : cultural heritage , conservation of culture , INTACH , Sheila Dikshit ,

Publish Date : Oct 23, 2010

Namaste France Inaugurated with Adi Nriitya

Adi Nriitya, or India's indigenous dances was held in the auditorium of the Quai Branly Museum on 16 April 2010. This marked the opening a year-long Indian art and culture festival, Namaste France in Paris and the French provinces.

Recommended for : Adi Nriitya , Paris , Namaste France , ICCR , Kalbelias , Bhils , Gonds , Rathwas

Publish Date : Oct 22, 2010

Montblanc Launched Special Edition Pens

Swiss luxury giant Montblanc recently launched a new series of special edition pens featuring Queen Elizabeth I as a part of Montblanc''s Patron of Art Edition honouring a legendary benefactor of the arts and culture. This special writing instrument line was conceived in 1992. 2010 edition is dedicated to an all time great cultural force - Elizabeth I.

Recommended for : Swiss luxury giant Montblanc recently launched a new series of special edition pens featuring Queen Elizabeth I as a part of Montblanc''s Patron of Art Edition honouring a legendary benefactor of the arts and culture. This special writing instrument line was conceived in 1992.

Publish Date : Oct 12, 2010
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