Promotion of Traditional Art and Folk Art

To protect, preserve & promote various forms of traditional art and folk art throughout the country, the Government of India has set up seven Zonal Cultural Centres (ZCCs) with headquarters at Patiala, Nagpur, Udaipur, Allahabad, Kolkata, Dimapur and Thanjavur. To develop traditional art across the country including the State of Andhra Pradesh, More...

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By Editor On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Exhibition “Traditional Head Gear of India” Begins in National Museum Today

Smt. Rashmi Verma, Secretary, Ministry of Culture & Tourism inaugurated an exhibition entitled “Traditional Head Gear of India” organised by the National Museum in National Museum Complex, Janpath, New More...

By Editor On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Grants Under MDA Scheme

Under the Marketing Development Assistance (MDA) Scheme, lumpsum assistance is provided to Export Promotion Councils/ Trade Promotion Organizations for the following:   (i)                 to More...

By Editor On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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Odisha Diary to organize annual Koraput Literary Festival from this year in Koraput valley

Kalinga Literary Festival added Koraput Literary Festival Over 50 speakers to join Koraput Literary Festival Bhubaneswar: Odisha Diary Foundation to organize annual Koraput Literary Festival from this year in Koraput More...

By Editor On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016
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JLF at Boulder Welcomes Special Guest Speaker Her Majesty Royal Queen Mother AshiDorji Wangmo Wangchuck

Boulder: The Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) at Boulder, Colorado is honoured to announce an extraordinary visit by the Queen Mother of Bhutan. Her Majesty the Royal Queen Mother AshiDorjiWangmoWangchuck is the More...

By Editor On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
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World’s Largest Free Literature Festival Finds Successful US Outpost in Boulder, CO

New Delhi: Rich with words and ideas, JLF@Boulder invites participants to join together in examining the depth and breadth of the human experience through the reflections and imaginations of more than 80 distinguished More...

By Editor On Sunday, July 24th, 2016
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Alturaash determined to upkeep the prestige of Indian art and artists: Asif Kamal

Mumbai: Asif Kamal is an Indian businessman based in Dubai, leading Alturaas Group. The Group Deals in IT, General Trading, Art Gallery, Auction House, Infrastructures, Art Fund, Oil n Gas etc. Asif was born on More...

By Editor On Friday, July 22nd, 2016
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Branded Content: From Emotional Narratives to Augmented Reality

By Vanessa Viegas   Imagine a company selling its product, without actually leaving the viewer/ consumer feeling ‘sold out’. That is exactly the rationale behind branded content. Though selling the More...

By Editor On Friday, July 22nd, 2016
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Second annual Jaipur Literature Festival at Boulder –JLF@Boulder – takes place Sep 23-25, 2016

New Delhi: Rich with words and ideas, JLF@Boulder invites participants to join together in examining the depth and breadth of the human experience through the reflections and imaginations of more than 80 distinguished More...

By Editor On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
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Sudarsan Pattnaik’s 100 sand Ratha set a new World record in Limca book of records

Puri: Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik set another World record in Limca book of Records by carving 100 sand chariots at the Puri beach in Odisha. Pattnaik said he is very happy after getting the official More...