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Classical monsters that inspire Hollywood in Rome show

Griffins, sirens and minotaurs went on display in Rome on Thursday for an exhibition on monsters of antiquity with Hollywood special effects experts still inspired by the classical creatures acting as consultants. Duration: 00:53 Dec 20, 2013
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Cameron, Kenny tour WWI sites, deepening Anglo-Irish ties

British Prime Minister Cameron and his Irish counterpart Kenny toured World War I sites in Belgium on Thursday, deepening ties in remembrance of Irish soldiers who fought alongside Britons at the height of the Dublin insurrection. Duration: 00:41 Dec 20, 2013
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Dissecting Fashion With Shweta Kapur

Style gets a new definition with Shweta Kapur’s new collection.  Limited use of colours in easy fabrics add an interesting dimension in contrast to the bright colours that we see. Shweta adds details like crisscross knots, bold zippers and textures to add some funk to the young yet elegant outfits.The collection is a combination of separates of jackets, crop [...] Dec 19, 2013
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Filipina crowned Miss International in Japan

A Philippine beauty queen has been crowned Miss International in a pageant marred by allegations of intimidation that kept her predecessor away -- pledging to use her title to help victims of the country's devastating typhoon. Duration: 01:02 Dec 18, 2013
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Colour Love from Rajasthan

Bright colours ruled the runway for designer Swati’s collection. Kurtis styled with palazzos and pencil cut pants were layered with an interesting print story. Traditional skirts, kurtis and sarees progressed into dresses interestingly layered with capes. Swati takes inspiration from paintings and translates them into interesting print silhouettes through her signature Shibori dying. Gurpreet speaks with [...] Dec 18, 2013
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US Holocaust museum takes possession of Nazi diary

The US Holocaust Memorial Museum took possession of the diary of a senior Nazi war criminal and posted it online to help researchers understand the thinking behind Adolf Hitler's mass extermination of Jews. Duration: 00:42 Dec 18, 2013
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New dawn at last for Britain's Stonehenge

A new £27m visitors' centre is opening at Stonehenge, the ancient circle of standing stones in southern England. A new museum gathers the latest research and artefacts under one roof. Durtion: 02:09 Dec 17, 2013
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Spiritual Layering of Fashion

The humble Indian fabric meets contemporary Indian silhouettes in Vaishali s collection.  Interesting layers, embroideries and cuts define the look. The sheer touch to the silhouettes made them edgy and innovative. Vaishali also played with interesting yokes with layering which also moved into some tube dresses.  Gurpreet speaks with the designer and brings to you the inspiration and hard [...] Dec 17, 2013
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Tribal Uptown or Rural?

Just when one thinks it’s impossible to club tribal, uptown and rural inspirations flawlessly under one collection, designer Malini Ramani proves you wrong. Her transitions from one inspiration to the other were impeccable. She gives the right balance between tribal motifs, uptown glamour and rural simplicity in her array of silhouettes that include gypsy skirts, [...] Dec 16, 2013
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Shiv Shakti on the Ramp

She’s known for her play with metal and her fascination for it continues for her spring summer 2014 collection too. Designer Kanika Saluja takes the spiritual route and brings in elements inspired from Lord Shiva. The colour palette oscillates between blues and reds with other hues like green, but what remains constant is the stress on detailing. Kanika has [...] Dec 15, 2013