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News India » Culture: India Government Approves Film Coproduction Treaty With Israel

News channel or source: http://variety.com/2018/film/asia/india-approves-film-coproduction-treaty-with-israel-1202706411/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

“The agreement will lead to mutual exchange of art and culture, create goodwill and better understanding among the people of both the countries. The agreement will also help in generation of employment,” according to a statement from India’s press ...

News India » Culture: Delhi’s ‘lost’ Mughal garden reopens as public park

News channel or source: http://gulfnews.com/news/asia/india/delhi-s-lost-mughal-garden-reopens-as-public-park-1.2177247
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

creating a new public park in India’s sprawling and smog-choked capital. The 90-acre (36-hectare) garden was to be formally opened by the Aga Khan, whose Trust for Culture has helped recreate the classical garden and restore its crumbling 16th-century ...

News India » Culture: Google India Brings 3D Printing and Traditional Art Together with Future Relics

News channel or source: https://3dprint.com/204488/google-india-future-relics/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

just as the artifacts of the museum give a glimpse of those who lived and ruled in the first cities of India,” explained Freya Murray, Program Manager and Creative Lead, Google Cultural Institute Lab on the Google India blog last year. From the ...

News India » Culture: Canada and India governments launch programme to accelerate 20 startups, with a focus on Women Entrepreneurs

News channel or source: https://yourstory.com/2018/02/canada-india-governments-launch-program-accelerate-20-startups-focus-women-entrepreneurs/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

to build a culture of entrepreneurs, and a network of startups. Our endeavor is to be able to identify hi-tech, hi-potential startups and provide them with 360 degrees support to help them grow their businesses," says Ajay Ramasubramaniam, Director (India ...

News India » Culture: Justin Trudeau really, really wants Indian people to like him.

News channel or source: https://www.vice.com/en_ca/article/kzpnmm/justin-trudeau-wont-stop-putting-his-hands-together-in-a-kurta-until-he-has-all-of-the-brown-vote
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

While the Trudeaus’ efforts to pay tribute to Indian culture are admirable, it seems some people feel it’s a little extra. Speaking to CNN, Vivek Dehejia, a senior fellow at Mumbai-based think tank IDFC Institute, said, “all you can see are the ...

News India » Culture: Google Arts and Culture presents 3D printed vases at Indian museum

News channel or source: http://www.3ders.org/articles/20180220-google-arts-and-culture-presents-3d-printed-vases-at-indian-museum.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Though most people will know it for its painting selfie app, Google Arts and Culture is a pretty amazing online platform, giving people access to some of the world’s greatest pieces of art and finding creative ways to bring historical art into our modern ...

News India » Culture: Xbox wants a more welcoming, diverse culture inside and out, boss says

News channel or source: https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2018/02/xbox-wants-a-more-welcoming-diverse-culture-inside-and-out-boss-says/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

This sort of internal cultural transformation has been a deliberate focus for ... within the next three years and many newcomers coming from countries like Brazil and India, Spencer said the game industry is "going to see increasing opportunity and ...

News India » Culture: Canada's PM says India trip about broader ties not just political ones

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-india-canada-trudeau/canadas-pm-says-india-trip-about-broader-ties-not-just-political-ones-idUSKCN1G42PX
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau downplayed talk of a snub by the Indian government on his first state visit to the country this week, and cast his trip as being focused on building business and cultural ties and not just political ...

News India » Culture: What hope for Indian languages?

News channel or source: https://www.iol.co.za/thepost/what-hope-for-indian-languages-13401326
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

I raise this question on the premise that in the current state of affairs, the fate of Indian languages either as cultural practice or at least as a modicum of a minority status has met stubborn resistance. But before we touch on Indian languages ...

News India » Culture: Exhibit looks at Native American imagery in US culture

News channel or source: http://elkodaily.com/lifestyles/exhibit-looks-at-native-american-imagery-in-us-culture/article_9993a90b-8783-564a-a4c9-3b8b1e466199.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

a missile mounted on the wall and a 1948 Indian Chief motorcycle. Dozens of clips expand on how the imagery has permeated American culture in television and film. But when historic or cartoonish images are the only perception people have of what it means ...