The Statesman (India)

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - ​Tibetan spiritual and temporal leader Dalai Lama on Sunday stressed that dialogue was imperative to settle disputes and avoid violence that has claimed lives of thousands of innocent people world over.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) -  A woman seems to be in a constant worry when it comes to her skin. Be it wrinkles, blemishes, pimples or aging, skin problems are perhaps the worst nightmare for any girl.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - ​Is it possible to be vegan in a world which is now totally dependent on truly useless things made from animals? I asked myself this question when handed a toothpick on an airline meal. To think that a living, breathing, magnificent tree, lord of the rain, home to thousands of other beings, has been chopped to gouge out waste from my teeth, makes me very sick.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - ​MAVA which is an acronym for Men Against Violence and Abuse (of women and girls) or MAVA is a unique organisation which has turned into a powerful movement over the years. On 11 March 2018, the organisation celebrated its 25th birthday in its founding city, Mumbai.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - ​After North Korea rattled the world in 2017 with nuclear tests and a series of ballistic missile launches, the peace-wind seems to be blowing in the Korean Peninsula since the beginning of 2018.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The time is ripe already in February. It is spring at the Musée de l’Orangerie in Paris, flushed with tropical heat. The discordant psychedelic aspects of Dada interest in Africa has just been curated in a concerted act of revisionism.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The fans and followers of the late sitar and surbahar maestro Subroto Roy Chowdhury organised an event at Sisir Mancha recently that turned out to be a homage to music itself.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Divya Trilogy conceptualised by Usha RK — a believer in “art for art, art for life and art for self” — was held on three consecutive days and showcased by Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan and Infosys Foundation.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - A snippet of poetry, recited in French, precedes the mystical notes that leads into the title track of Ambianse de Danse. The poem illustrates what the track is about — the ambience of the preparation of a dance, which never happens.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - We live in a time when things are moving so fast that many of us have difficulty living our lives in more full and meaningful ways. We find it almost impossible to slow down, mainly because there is a cultural taboo against it.