Bob Dylan’s original hand-written lyrics for 1965 epic fetches $2,045,000 at Sotheby’s
On June 24, at Sotheby’s, Bob Dylan’s original hand-written lyrics for Like A Rolling Stone fetched $2,045,000 to set an auction record for a popular music manuscript.
Nitish Kumar laughs at poor historical knowledge of Narendra Modi
Taking a dig at Narendra Modi, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said peopl...
Gandhiji's manuscript not to be auctioned
The manuscript of a letter Mahatma Gandhi wrote 19 days before his assassination in 1948 will not not be auctioned here on Tuesday, Indian High Commission sources said.
Google takes Indian modern art online
Now to walk by the works of masters of Indian art like Raja Ravi Varma, Abanindranath Tagore, M F Husain, all you need is an Internet connection.
J&K bank to digitise rare manuscripts in Jammu and Kashmir
As part of its project aimed at preserving cultural heritage and artefacts of the state, the J&K Bank plans to digitise rare manuscripts, which are as old as 600 to 700 years, and the old Kashmiri music.
More items to find way into digital library to check biopiracy
India has begun work to include 220 additional Ayurveda, Unani and Siddha text in its Traditional Knowledge Digital Library (TKDL), which will help check rampant biopiracy of the country’s ancient wisdom by developed countries.
Rare stolen copy of 'Divan of Hafez', worth $1.1 mn, found
The gold-leafed volume was missing from the collection of an Iranian antiques dealer after his death in Germany in 2007.
Tourism not hit due to CAA or Article 370: Union Minister Prahlad Singh Patel
"We will take complete responsibility if some untoward incident happens and not go about giving excuses. Even as the minister should not be taking blame for anything happening in the entire country, I will not shun from taking responsibility. However, I disagree that India is highly unsafe for women tourists," said minister of state for culture & tourism.
Over 1,100 letters written by TS Eliot to muse unveiled for research
Dating from 1930 to 1957, the letters are the largest single series of Eliot's correspondence.
2019, the year of debutant writers: From Madhuri Vijay to Roshan Ali, first-timers who basked in literary glory
Madhuri Vijay and Roshan Ali outshone well established writers.
Azam Khan's son taken into custody
Police had carried out raids at Khan's Mohammad Ali Jauhar University and recovered more than 100 expensive books allegedly stolen.
Swedish businessman gifts Einstein's first paper on relativity theory after Nobel Prize to museum
Per Taube had bought the document at an auction for nearly $128K.
Is Indian food a collation of regional styles of cooking or is there a thread of commonality?
If we seek to define Indian as a civilisational entity, how far do you go back in history to seek 'authenticity of cuisine'.
My family descended from Lord Ram's son Kush: BJP MP after SC query on 'Raghuvansha'
She said descendants of Lord Ram are all over the world and the dispute in Ayodhya should be resolved soon.
Union minister orders legal audit of govt cultural institutes
The ministry presides over several autonomous institutes and attached and subordinate offices which include leading national academies, museums and cultural centres, among others.
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