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Sunburn Music Festival: Record Producer Walker To Be Event’s Head-Turner In India

MUMBAI: Magic Moments Music Studio from the house of Radico Khaitan has continued its association with Asia’s biggest music festival, ‘Sunburn’, for the fifth year in a row with its 15th edition multi-city Arena showcase. The much-vaunted Asia’s biggest music festival is set to start with multi-platinum record producer Alan Walker performing his electronic jam …

Singing, Dance & Ramp Walk: Delhi’s Oldies Got Talent

Destiny landed them in an old age home, but their zeal perched them to Delhi’s first-of-its-kind event ‘Oldies Talent Show’. Abandoned and betrayed souls living in old age homes and wounded by their own families eventually decided to stand up and buckle up to lead a joyous life.  The talent show was organised by the …

Gin Got Delhi Over The Weekend & The City Got Back Its Vibe!

NEW DELHI: After one-year hiatus, Gin Explorers Club, a city fest that celebrates the spirit was back with a bang with Delhiites thronging DLF Promenade over the weekend to taste the best on offer in the country. Founded by Anjali Batra and Shuchir Suri in 2017 and curated by Food Talk India, Gin Explorer’s Club …

Red Fort Festival: Why 17th C Lal Qila Is Seeing A Fresh Lease Of Life

NEW DELHI: The air was heady with excitement at the Red Fort in New Delhi on Saturday as beams of colourful laser lights brought this heritage monument to life. At a distance, joyous screams of children enjoying the Ferris Wheel rides filled up the atmosphere. The mood indeed was festive as Bharat Bhagya Vidhata, a …

Baba Sehgal to Malini Awasthi: Artists who cocked a snook at Corona

During the Covid-19 pandemic as the tragedy unfolded and the world came to a standstill, many artists channelised their creative energies to conjure up beautiful compositions. Malini Awasthi was one of the prominent singers, renowned for Thumri and Kajri, who belted out a sumptuous song ‘Hawao Pe Baitha Hai Pehra’. Her rendition became a rage …

Vivek Agnihotri’s ‘The Kashmir Files’ is No Small Feat 

It is not easy to write about movies or books which bare one’s bottled-up horrors and agony. But then, that is the strength of Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri’s ‘The Kashmir Files’. It has made me, a displaced Kashmiri Pandit (Hindu), to own it, to call it my story. And that is no small feat.  For the …

Lata Mangeshkar: An Unequalled, Unrivaled Phenomenon

Lata Mangeshkar, born Hema Mangeshkar had been given several honorifics –  Nightingale of India, Queen of Melody, and so on, all of them good as descriptions go but none that truly described her. She was phenomenal. Losing her father when she was only thirteen, in 1942, the burden of providing for her three siblings and …

Women Thank PM Modi For Fitness Fad In Varanasi

Varanasi: Arrayed in their bright colorful sarees, young and middle aged women stretch themselves on barbell benches and elliptical trainers, and every now and then, they giggle and chatter away. In an open gym in the midst of a brimming market of Varanasi, women say, they are now far more health conscious than they have …

“Photography Strictly Permitted”: Gurugram Museum Celebrates The Shutterbug In You

  GURUGRAM: “This is a very special place to celebrate photography and we are one of the most unique museums,” said Aditya Arya to The New Indian. Arya is a historian, activist and photographer who first and foremost calls himself a collector of vintage cameras and photographic equipment from all over the world. He is …

EXCLUSIVE: “Naaz” On Harnaaz Say Parents Of Miss Universe 2021

KHARAR (CHANDIGARH): She aspired to be a judge but ended up creating history by beating 80 other beauty contestants to bring home Miss Universe crown after 21 years. Actress-Model Harnaaz Sandhu is the third Indian to be crowned Miss Universe after Lara Dutta (2000) and Sushmita Sen (1994). #yehbaat 👊😁👏💃🏻❤️🇮🇳 ‘Har Hindustani Ki Naz’ Harnaaz …