Van Gogh exhibition opens in Paris

An exhibition of some 45 works by Vincent Van Gogh opens at the Musee d'Orsay in Paris, guided by the writings of Antonin Artaud. Duration: 01:10 Mar 8, 2014

Pakistan's gaming industry breaks culture barriers

In the shadow of Lahore's historical monuments, a new generation of video-game programmers is working away in brand new studios, giving a silicon valley feel to the Swat valley. Duration: 02:38 Mar 7, 2014

Meera Chopra on Cloud 9

Walking the ramp as a showstopper for designer Jattinn Kochhar at Bengal Fashion Week, 2014 was a special moment for Meera Chopra. Her debut movie in Bollywood is a remake of a cult Bengali movie named Bhooter Bhabishyat. A dazzling black six yard with a shimmering contrast blouse clubbed with dramatic black eye-make up completed [...] Mar 7, 2014

Decoding Kathakali on the Ramp

The intricacies and the wealth of detail, colour and concept of the Kathakali dancers of Kerala influence and inspire designers Amit and Lalitha’s silhouettes. The duo decodes the face paintings and crowns on these dancers in the form of motifs, embroideries and cuts on their silhouettes. With white as the base colour, the duo plays [...] Mar 7, 2014

Nobel laureate, writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez turns 87

Colombia writer Gabriel García Márquez, winner of the Nobel Prize in literature in 1982, celebrated his 87th birthday on Thursday in Mexico City. He briefly appeared outside his house where journalists were waiting. Duration: 00:52 Mar 7, 2014

How to do Messy Top Knot

If you haven't noticed, top knots are all the rage. This is a great hair style for those warm summer months since it's a stylish way to keep your hair up and off your neck and shoulders. Today in Terrific Tresses we will see how to do this simple and easy Messy Top Knot. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/VentunoHairstyle Twitter: https://twitter.com/VentunoTresses YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/VentunoHairstyle A Ventuno Production http://www.ventunotech.com Mar 5, 2014

Art with a punch: China's Liu Bolin

Artist Liu Bolin sculpts his latest work -- a giant iron fist, poised to punch a hole through modern China, due on display in Paris at the end of March. Duration: 00:41 Mar 6, 2014

Japan: the anti-ageing effects of video games

The generation that once invented PacMan now runs a home for the elderly, complete with video game booths. Yet another example of Japanese video game makers moving towards an older demographic. Duration: 02:04 Mar 6, 2014

Unwind with Prints on a Beach Destination

Fashion designer Surily Goel’s latest collection is an eclectic mix of chic jumpsuits, dresses with belts, printed gowns, shimmering monokinis and structured pants. A bright colour palette ranging from orange, neon green, black and silver was seen in the versatile collection. Use of floral prints and frills were seen in the silhouettes. In a chat with Nevanta, Surily Goel [...] Mar 6, 2014

The Malfunction Worries

How does Bangalore get a perfect score on the fashion meter? Taking this onus is fashion designer Abhishek Dutta. He has travelled the distance from Kolkata to Bangalore to showcase a collection that is young, fun and vibrant.  But what worries him backstage is the fear of a malfunction and a technical snag. Gurpreet in [...] Mar 6, 2014

Carnival crown to samba champions Unidos da Tijuca

Rio on Wednesday elected the Unidos da Tijuca samba school as its Carnival champions, a 40-strong jury crowning a program which paid homage to late Brazilian Formula One racer Ayrton Senna. Duration: 01:00 Mar 6, 2014

Nail Art: Studs and Stripes

In this video of nail art we put together 3 hot trends - stripes, shimmer and studs and bring u an innovative design that is super easy to make. Facebook : http://www.youtube.com/user/VentunoNailart Twitter: https://twitter.com/VentunoNailArt Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/user/VentunoNailart A Ventunotech Production : www.ventunotech.com Mar 5, 2014

Desi Wedding Dresses Get a Western Tweak

India’s traditional multi-cultural weddings get a western blend at Bangalore Fashion Week, 2014, with fashion designer Gunkiran’s elegant Indo-western collection. Playing with a bright colour palette of red, blue, purple, pink and coral with strokes of gold, the designer has crafted high fashion capes, shrugs, lehengas, kurtis, shorts and gowns. Unique cuts, and embellishments used [...] Mar 5, 2014