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JALVIR SINGH BAWA

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'YOU DON'T HAVE TO OWN ART TO ENGAGE WITH IT': SHAKTI MAIRA

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Shakti Maira is an Indian artist,sculptor,printmaker, writer. Well thats what his Wikipedia page says, and all those conversant with his work know. But what the black and white words do not tell you is that Maira is an a ..

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UP PANIC ENGULFS HISTORIC TUNDEY KABABI: "I'M SO TIRED!"

MEHRU JAFFER

LUCKNOW: Sixty seven year old Mohammad Usman is a troubled man. He is smiling less today because he is tense and worried about his future.

“Why did I shut shop? What kind of a question is that? I sh ..

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WORDS EXCHANGED, INDO-OZ CULTURE MAINTAINED

WB STUMPS

Former Australian skipper Steve Waugh still sulks recalling how the then Indian captain Sourav Ganguly had made him wait at the toss during the Border-Gavaskar Trophy in 2001.

Animations and emotional overflows are chief ..

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MAYBE DHARAMSALA WILL COOL AUSSIE-INDIAN TEMPERS

PARTAB RAMCHAND

Mind ganes are very much part and parcel of an India-Australia series. For long now it has ceased to be just a contest of skill on the field.

Given the high stakes involved between two intensely professional and evenly ..

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ISMAT CHUGHTAI AND THE LOST ART OF DASTANGOI

SHOMA A.CHATTERJI

Recently, a small slice of Kolkata lovers of cultural events will be witness to an unique event. The Alka Jalan Foundation will be presenting a beautiful Dastangoi performance on March 25th where the dastangos or storytellers will be r ..

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POTTERS STARE AT DESTITUTION AS EROSION HITS THEIR ANCESTRAL ART

AMARJYOTI BORAH

Tipeshwar Bhuyan, a 55 year old potter from the Majuli riverine island on the Brahmaputra river in the state of Assam in India’s north east is a worried man as he could soon be forced to give up his ancestral trade of pottery.

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