Blacks and Whites Day in Colombian carnival

The Blacks and Whites' Carnival in Pasto is the most important celebration in southern Colombia and takes place every year from January 2 to January 7. Duration: 00:43 Jan 7, 2014

A Fun Spring Summer with Polka Dots

A refreshing bunch of flowers, a splash of bright colours and fun prints, Hemant and Nandita’s spring summer collection is about these elements coming together impeccably on the ramp. The theme, which takes inspiration from young flower girls comprises peplum tops, shorts, hot pants, laced dresses, and denim skirts styled with fun summer hats and [...] Jan 7, 2014

Georgia holds contest to find best grandma and grandpa

Georgia held its annual talent contest with a difference on Monday: a competition to find the country's best grandma and grandpa. Contestants sing, dance and perform other tasks as judges seek out a winner. Duration: 00:38 Jan 7, 2014

Digital Trends on the Ramp

Pallavi Mohan exhibits her love for digital prints at WIFW SS 2014 with a line of trendy imprinted silhouettes. Using cotton, silk, net, georgette and crape, the designer has crafted fashionable dresses, trousers, hot pants, tops and skirts. She has used intricate thread work on cotton mesh to give deep texture to her garments and [...] Jan 6, 2014

An Indian Painting on the Ramp

Krishna Mehta’s Indian culture inspired collection for spring summer 2014 is a celebration of rich art and crafts. The design showcase comprising experimental sarees, stylish separates, sexy tunics, long kurtis, 3/4 palazzos, jackets and capes, looked like a bright painting on the ramp. Krishna keeps the focus on the eyes with strong eye make-up clubbed with [...] Jan 5, 2014

Fontanas Art Meets Indian Fashion

Make your beach holiday fun and stylish with Shivan and Narresh’s fun spring summer collection for 2014. They take inspiration from renowned Italian painter Lucio Fontana and translate his strokes onto the ramp. The design showcase consists of swimsuits, trikinis, jumpsuits and body cons that are chic, bold and feminine. The duo plays with hues of bright [...] Jan 4, 2014

S.Korea's former miners dig up nation-building past

Fifty years ago, several hundred South Koreans went to work in German mines -- the first wave of a flood of Korean migrants whose remittances helped jumpstart one of the great economic miracles of the modern age. Duration: 01:12 Jan 3, 2014

Go Androgynous!

Androgyny takes centre stage in Ruchika Sachdeva’s spring summer collection. Inspired from the waft and weave of fabrics, she plays with checks, lines and grid patterns. The colour palette is subtle with hues of greys, whites and blues.  Ruchika also does not believe in differentiating men and women’s wear and the collection corroborates that. Watch [...] Jan 3, 2014

Back to School this Spring Summer

Alphabet, pencils, sketch pens, books, stickers, geometry box and much more; Niharika Pandey’s collection which is all about these elements, takes you back to the good old colourful school days.  Childhood is special to everyone and designer Niharika takes inspiration from her nostalgic school days for her latest spring summer collection for WLIFW, 2014. Playing [...] Jan 3, 2014

A Japanese director takes on the "nuclear lobby"

Japanese film director Takafumi Ota needed financing for a film that was critical of the Japanese nuclear industry but found no one was interested in funding his project so he turned to the general public. Duration: 02:29 Jan 2, 2014

Want to Go Persian this Spring Summer?

Go Persian this spring summer with fashion designer Charu Parashar. Her collection at the WIFW SS, 2014, carefully incorporates the country’s culture, colourful art and creative weave. Intricate resham work adorns her diverse range of silhouettes such as peplums, pallazos, jump suits, trousers and drape dresses. Wanting to have a raw look for spring summer, [...] Jan 2, 2014

Expression of Lifes Duality Through Fashion

Designer Urvashi Kaur turns toward human emotions for her spring summer collection. Tunics, voluminous tops, peplums, jumpsuits, shararas and asymmetric folds, hemlines and patterns portray the juxtaposition and duality of life. Urvashi plays with organic fabrics like cotton, mulmul, chanderi and linen in hues of reds, greys, ochre and blue to complete her clean and [...] Jan 2, 2014