'Plight of dogs in India never so bad as it is now'

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2017 11:45:05 AM IST

He is a well known naturalist and conservationist, has served two terms as a trustee of WWF India and has been an honorary wildlife warden in Chennai. And as a lifelong dog lover, he says that the pli

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Don't just dine, savour the experience at The Old School Brewhouse (Foodie Trail-Gurugram)

Gurugram |Monday, 2017 12:15:04 PM IST

Plato once truly said that "he was a wise man who invented beer". These hallowed words are given a new meaning at The Old School Brewhouse which makes its own beer and says its brew is more of an expe

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Born to dance: Raja-Radha Reddy's Kuchipudi taverses 50 years (Arts Feature)

New Delhi |Saturday, 2017 1:15:04 PM IST

The inception of their 50-year-journey was without fanfare and in the face of quite some opposition, but the commitment and passion of iconic dance couple Raja and Radha Reddy brought Kuchipudi on to

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Joy in little things: This exhibition captures hope in mundane everyday life of an Indian metropolis (With Images)

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2017 4:15:05 PM IST

Strolling up and down the streets is a routine affair for all of us but a humble Mumbai-based artist is out to capture hope and positivity that we fail to take note of in our humdrum lives.

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Luxury aficionados turn into Alchemists, create a multi-sensorial experience

New Delhi |Monday, 2017 1:15:05 PM IST

An evening full of fun, frolic and anticipation of what lay ahead was seen here as five luxury aficionados collaborated together to play host to Capital's discerning elite at a multi-sensorial experie

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Landscapes, Solitaire and Graffiti: This exhibition takes a classic look at Paris

New Delhi |Monday, 2017 2:45:04 PM IST

Have you seen the pictures of the iconic Eiffel Tower on the Champ de Mars in Paris? A large ethereal photograph of the 19th century architectural marvel welcomes one to "La Vie A Paris," an exhibitio

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Camaraderie between Rahul, Akhilesh enthuses workers

Jhansi |Monday, 2017 6:45:04 PM IST

Once political rivals, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Akhilesh Yadav seem to be sharing great camaraderie in Uttar Pradesh assembly polls for which their parties

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IAF to flag-off 51st edition of India's oldest vintage car rally

New Delhi |Saturday, 2017 2:45:04 PM IST

Some of the rarest beauties of yesteryears are all set to roll out on the roads during the 51st edition of The Statesman Vintage and Classic Car Rally, which will be flagged off by Chief of Air Staff,

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Assam hamlet aspires to be India's cleanest

Shikdamakha (Assam) |Tuesday, 2017 1:15:04 PM IST

It's a movement that began during Christmas in 2012 with a competition to select the "cleanest" family in this village. The festival-specific contest in the village, located about 80 km from Assam's l

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Music in blood: Rajasthan's Langhas don't marry into other communities

Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) |Tuesday, 2017 12:45:04 PM IST

As distinctive as their full-throated voices, the Langhas, a Muslim community of folk musicians from Rajasthan, have evolved a rather unique way to preserve their identity for centuries. It's a strict

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'India's public libraries undergoing revolutionary change'

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2017 11:45:04 AM IST

Images of ill-maintained public libraries -- laden with dust and poor-infrastructure, barely prompting a second visit -- is undergoing a complete makeover thanks to the government's ambitious National

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Majuli aims to be India's first carbon-neutral district (Environmental Feature) (With Images)

Majuli (Assam) |Sunday, 2017 4:15:04 PM IST

It's the world's biggest river island and the first such in India to be declared a district. Now plans are afoot to declare it the country's first carbon-neutral district by 2020.

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