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Abhishek Duttas Profusion of Cuts Colours and Style

Designer Abhishek Dutta’s design showcase of jumpsuits, palazzos, drape dresses, jackets, boleros, and maxi dresses on the ramp matched high street fashion. The mixture of bright and earthy colours complimented the silhouettes and to match the colour story Abhishek worked with a profusion of cuts. A leather pallu saree was the biggest surprise in the [...] Mar 9, 2014
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Happy Womens Day!

Woman, god’s most beautiful creation plays multiple roles everyday as a daughter, a mother and a wife. She’s strong, loving and beautiful. Nevanta wishes all the lovely ladies a happy women’s day. Celebrate this special day with us. Mar 8, 2014
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For the Love of Desi Artisanship

This fashion designer strongly believes in reviving dying Indian craftsmanship and use of traditional fabrics such as the Mysore silk. In working towards this, designer Rooh Afza incorporates desi materials and artisanship in her collections. Rooh Afza’s elegant Indian wear boasts of designer six yards, Indo-western lehengas and embellished anarkalis. Playing the stylish showstopper to [...] Mar 8, 2014
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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 8, 2014
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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