Delhi High Court orders demarcation of Tughlakabad fort area

New Delhi , Oct 26

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday directed the SDM of Kalkaji, in south Delhi, to demarcate the boundaries of Tughlakabad fort area in the capital as it existed in 1993, to guard against further encroachment of the historical site.

Alluring works of digital art

New Delhi , Oct 25

Digitization has made art more mystical and invigorating as it brings forward the hidden and also newer aspects to it thus giving it a fresh perspective. An ongoing exhibition of this kind here explores the possibility that exists between reality and abstraction.

Cambodia to pardon 560 prisoners on Water Festival

Phnom Penh , Oct 26

A total of 560 prisoners in Cambodia will receive pardon or reduction in their jail sentence on the occasion of Water Festival, which begins in mid-November, an official said on Wednesday.

'Nightingale of Kashmir' is dead

Srinagar , Oct 26

Legendary Kashmiri singer Raj Begum, the voice that mesmerized millions for over seven decades, died here on Wednesday, family sources said. She was 89.

No one has right to snatch tribals' land: Modi

New Delhi , Oct 25

Praising the country's tribal communities for conserving the forests, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that "no one has right to snatch away tribals' land".

Art works inspired by Gandhi's concepts

New Delhi , Oct 25

Khadi has gained global recognition courtesy the fashion industry and artistic experiments. A solo exhibition inspired by Mahatma Gandhi brings across mixed media art works created using the khadi fabric, ajrakh printing and kantha embroidery.

Goa festival to discuss ban on Pakistani artistes

Panaji , Oct 25

An upcoming arts and writers festival in Goa will discuss the issue involving the raucous demand for a ban on Pakistani artistes in India, an organiser of the festival said on Tuesday.