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Apple takes art to city streets to augment reality

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

Apple commissioned the art with the New York-based New Museum, creating works by seven poets and performers from Nick Cave to Carsten Hoeller.

Smile, selfies are taking over the world

Posted on Saturday August 17, 2019

The photographic self-portrait was born 180 years ago. But thanks to the front-facing camera, it’s now changing art, tech, society and even our view of the future.

A twist in the Addams Family tale: Recharge by Rachel Lopez

Posted on Saturday August 17, 2019

A web series called Adult Wednesday Addams places the kooky girl, now all grown up, in hipster / vacuous Los Angeles.

Celebrating 100 years of a first act of Independence

Posted on Saturday August 17, 2019

The exhibition titled 100th Anniversary of the March 1st Independence Movement: One Shiny Day, presents the underlying themes of the sorrow and restoration of South Korea, which has modern history similar to that of India.

Theatre, always terrifying: Actor Arif Zakaria

Posted on Saturday August 17, 2019

Actor Arif Zakaria talks about theatre and dark characters.

BTS, the boundary-breaking K-pop band

Posted on Saturday August 17, 2019

Global sensation BTS, the flawless-looking South korean boy band, is a hit in India too

50 years of Ursula Le Guin's The Left Hand of Darkness

Posted on Saturday August 17, 2019

At its core was the idea of gender fluidity much before the concept became current.

Parsi New Year 2019: Significance, history, facts, date and time of Navroz

Posted on Saturday August 17, 2019

Parsi New Year 2019: Here is all you need to know about Navroz celebrations, history and significance of the biggest festival of the Parsi community.

MNS Chief Raj Thackeray gives support to South Mumbai fishmongers

Nida (2019/IB/FB/02) - Bureau Chief India July 19, 2019

What is black money, and why is it so difficult to quantify it?

Nida (2019/IB/FB/02) - Bureau Chief India July 19, 2019

Nadeem Saifi and his unique piece Dilbar win billions of heart

Nida (2019/IB/FB/02) - State Bureau Chief - Maharashtra July 01, 2019

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat, six top sangh leaders join Twitter - Read Now

Nida (2019/IB/FB/02) - State Bureau Chief - Maharashtra July 01, 2019

Add these sustenances to your eating routine and keep your liver solid.

Nida (2019/IB/FB/02) - State Bureau Chief - Maharashtra July 01, 2019

Super 30, featuring Hrithik Roshan and Mrunal Thakur, is set to hit screens on July 12, 2019.

Nida (2019/IB/FB/02) - State Bureau Chief - Maharashtra July 01, 2019

One Minute It Was an Afghan Wedding. The Next, a Funeral for 63.

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

In Afghanistan’s protracted war, weddings have provided a rare respite from the violence. On Saturday, a bomber took away even that.

Hong Kong Protesters Defy Police Ban in Show of Strength After Tumult

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

After days of violence and warnings from the Chinese government, organizers estimated at least 1.7 million people had turned out, making it the second- largest march of the protests.

Women Are Fleeing Death at Home. The U.S. Wants to Keep Them Out.

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Violence against women is driving an exodus of migrants from Central America, but the Trump administration is determined to deny them asylum.

India Plans Big Detention Camps for Migrants. Muslims Are Afraid.

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

Four million people in one state are at risk of being denied citizenship in a government campaign critics say is driven by a Hindu nationalist agenda.

Teenage Brides Trafficked to China Reveal Ordeal: ‘Ma, I’ve Been Sold’

Posted on Saturday August 17, 2019

With women far outnumbered by men in China, some Chinese men are importing wives from neighboring countries, and using force to do so.