As the river Brahmaputra flows through Assam, it forms an indispensable relationship with all that it touches and sustains
Dibru-Saikhowa National Park is home to some of the rarest and most threatened birds, but the unique landscape needs immediate attention
The largest mangrove delta in the world may be more famous for its apex predators but its small creatures are also important for the ecosystem
Grazing and galloping their way through the alpine grasslands and vast plateaus of Ladakh, Tibetan wild asses or kiangs are sturdy, graceful creatures that herd together to defend themselves
In Saxony, crafts have been a major contributor to the economy. According to 2005 figures, one-third of eastern Germany’s (excluding Berlin) crafts and trades firms are located in Saxony. An approximate 95,000 craftspeople and traders were said to be in Dresden, Chemnitz and Leipzig in 1989-90.
In Munich, once the heart of the Nazi Party, follow a trail of remembrance which says: never again.
With idyllic outdoors, historical towns and Oktoberfest, Bavaria is a traveller’s paradise. Its capital, Munich, is steeped in history and home to some of the finest artworks in the world. Not very far from Munich, the smaller towns boast of other significant elements of their culture—traditional crafts—that often make an appearance in souvenir shops or standalone museums.
Bavaria’s second largest city, Nürnberg (Nuremberg), displays the 600-year tradition of toy-making. In 1971, Nuremberg’s ...
The list of 49 included prominent filmmakers Aparna Sen, Adoor Gopalakrishnan, Anurag Kashyap, Mani Ratnam, Shyam Benegal and other celebrated artistes like Shubha Mudgal (singer), Revathy (filmmaker and actress), Ramachandra Guha (historian), Soumitra Chatterjee (actor), Konkona Sen Sharma (actress), Rupam Islam (songwriter) and more.