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May 09, 2019

The rugged topography of central India’s Chambal valley is expertly navigated by cinematographer Anuj Rakesh Dhawan’s lens in...
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Santha K.V., Tree of life
May 08, 2019

The self-taught textile artist and educator's intricately woven tapestries are a reflection of her connection to the environment and its temperamental nature
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Artwork at Art Musings, Mumbai
May 03, 2019

From a jazz performance to a Chettinad food festival, Verve gives you the lowdown on the events that should be on your radar this weekend
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Shillong

The hill town in North-East India has famously been declared the domain of innocuously rebellious rock music. But Shillong's contradictions are better represented through the cultural strains of metal, finds Silvester Phanbuh. He links up with Nangsan Lyngwa and Dolreich Bianglang Kharmawphlang (Malice), two members of local death metal band Plague Throat, to talk guitars, gigs and social issues....
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Artist, Featured, illustrations, Online Exclusive, Paper Samosa, pun, Simmi Patel
April 30, 2019

Creating artworks heavy with word-play, this San Francisco artist with an Indian upbringing is tapping into a humour that appeals to the 'Indo-Western-influenced Shahrukh-Kanye soul'
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Surender Mohan Pathak, Minakshi Thakur, Books
April 30, 2019

The niche industry of fast-paced Hindi crime fiction was slowly on its way out, but publisher Minakshi Thakur remained convinced that these novels could find a wider audience. Rebranding the pulp fiction ‘pocket books’ of prolific mystery writer Surender Mohan Pathak, she turned him into a best-selling author in the mainstream market.
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A Photogenetic Line at Experimenter, Kolkata
April 25, 2019

From a cupcake-baking workshop to an evening of poetry and performance, Verve gives you the lowdown on the events that should be on your radar this weekend.
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Anish Gawande, Devina Buckshee, Indian Elections 2019, LGBTQIA, Lok Sabha, Lok Sabha Elections, Pink List India, Politics, Queer, Queer Politics, Smriti Deora, The Pink List India, Vote
April 23, 2019

“Post the decriminalisation of Section 377 of the IPC, it’s important to keep the momentum going and realise that queer issues are political issues.”
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Artwork by Arpita Singh at KNMA, New Delhi
April 18, 2019

From a retrospective of a pioneering artist's life to a gin festival with g&t popsicles, Verve gives you the lowdown on the events that should be on your radar this weekend
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