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Metallica in India

 On Oct 28, 2011, Indians will probably witness one of the biggest events India has ever hosted – the ‘Metallica Tour of India’. The ‘thrash metal band’ will start their tour at F1 Rocks, Leisure ...
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Indian Maestro Turns 86

He mesmerized listeners with his soulful voice at the mere of ten and went on to gather cross over fans with his baritone voice during his prime. Dr. Bhupen Hazarika is considered today the last of the great mass singers and th...
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iPad – the Musician’s Genie

In a few years from now, people would probably consider the majestic gramophone as a pre-civilization invention, thanks to the colossal onslaught of handheld technology. Portability has become the ‘apple’ of the eye, lean i...
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Legendary Actor Dev Anand Passes Away

‘Evergreen Romantic Superstar’ of Indian cinema, actor, director and producer Dev Anand died of a heart attack in London on December 4, 2011. He was 88 years old. Dev Anand is known for his acting in films like Guid...
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The Day The Music Died – Remembering Ritchie Valens

here are not many musicians who could make it to the list of  ‘Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’, and for someone with a track record of only eight (8) months in the music industry, it could be a mammoth task. Richard St...
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Derek Paravicini

Derek Paravicini – a Pianist or Superhuman?

here are people we say who are gifted. There are people who are differently abled. And there are people who have triggered their talents to do extraordinary deeds. But what can we say about a person who can listen to a ten minu...
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State Hood Day and the Festival of Arunachal Pradesh

Arunachal Pradesh became the 25th state of the Indian Union with statehood being conferred upon it on the 20th of February, 1987. The people of the state celebrate the Festival of Arunachal to commemorate ‘the State Hood Day...
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Asom Sahitya Sabha – Biggest Literary Event of Assam Begins

The 72nd convention of ‘Asom Sahitya Sabha’ begins at ‘Ningrula Sammanay Khetra’ in Lido, Tinsukia.   The four days event starts on Feb 1 and ends on Feb 5, 2012. With many small and big events incl...
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Ruskin Bond at Landmark. Photo: Jim Ankan Deka

Two Anniversaries and a Book Launch

Ruskin Bond, author of many widely sought after books, was at the Landmark store in Forum Mall, Bangalore, on June 6, 2012, to release his new book of poems “Hip Hop Nature Boy and Other Poems” published by Penguin ...
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