Monday, Dec 06, 2021


Manjamma Jogathi: A Journey From Pain To Liberation

Nov 16, 2021 Thufail PT

Manjamma Jogathi is today known as Matha B Manjamma Jogathi, the transgender dancer who received Padma Shri for her contribution to art. Here's her journey so far.

National Tribal Dance Festival: A Window Into Lives And Distinct Cultures Of Tribes In India

Nov 09, 2021 Jeevan Prakash Sharma

The second edition of the National Tribal Dance Festival that recently concluded at Raipur the capital city of Chhattisgarh which saw participation from 45 tribal communities.

Sudhaa Chandran Appeals To PM Narendra Modi After Being Stopped At The Airport For Her Prosthetic Leg

Actress and Bharatnatyam dancer Sudhaa Chandran has brought forward a concern that many people in India, with prosthetic limbs, might be facing. She has made an appeal to the Prime Minister for the same.

New Orleans Jazz Fest, Celebrating Indigenous Music And Culture, Cancelled Again Due To Covid-19

Aug 09, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Jazz Fest celebrates the indigenous music and culture of New Orleans and Louisiana.

Watch: Bhangra Group Adds Desi Touch To Irish Music On St Patrick’s Day

The viral video garnered over 5 lakh views, as several people on the internet lauded the dancers for mixing the two cultures.

10 December, 2020

Dance Pioneer Astad Deboo Dies In Mumbai At 73, Artistes Mourn Loss


Astad Deboo died at his Mumbai home after a brief illness.

30 September, 2020

When Gulshan Grover Was Denied Morrocan Visa Because Of Shah Rukh Khan

Outlook Web Bureau

Gulshan Grover recounts an amusing anecdote from his life on the sets of India's Best dancer, and the clip is doing rounds on social media since then.

04 June, 2020

The Confluence Of Dance And Music To Beat The Lockdown Blues

Sathya Saran

National Centre for Performing Arts, Mumbai is putting up online a series of the events it has held over the year.

17 January, 2020

'Qawwali Nahi Chalegi Yahan': Kathak Dancer Manjari Chaturvedi Says Act Stopped Midway At UP Govt Event


The dancer alleged that while she was performing, the music was stopped and an announcement was made for the next act.

02 December, 2019

Of Star-Crossed Lovers And Dance Performances That Evoke Lord Krishna

Sathya Saran

Feroz Abbas Khan's new play Raunaq & Jassi tells a tale about a love that transcends boundaries. 'Morn to Dusk' dance performance celebrates 50 years of National Centre for the Performing Arts.

18 November, 2019

A Homage To Earth And Andal’s Poetry

Sathya Saran

At a time when Nature seems most threatened, poets and dancers find it imperative to remind us of its beauty and ultimate fragility.


25 October, 2019

Food For Soul In The Hills And Magical Rhythm Of Kathak

Sathya Saran

Sathya Saran writes about music that connects audiences to 'themselves and to silence' and about the dance form Kathak, that has become both classic and contemporary at the same time.

10 May, 2019

Indian Hip Hop Crew 'The Kings' Wins American Reality Show World of Dance Season 3

Outlook Web Bureau

Indian dance crew The Kings win US reality show World of Dance, take home one million dollars!

08 May, 2019

Sitayana, Dance-drama On Sita's Journey To Be Held In Delhi

Outlook Web Bureau

Bharatanatyam artists Bhadra Sinha, Gayathri Sharma and Santnu Chakrabarty will come together to present Sitayana in Delhi

11 March, 2019

I Don't Want #MeToo Movement To Fizzle Out, Says Dangal Girl Sanya Malhotra

Giridhar Jha

In conversation with Giridhar Jha from Outlook, actress Sanya Malhotra says she is lucky to be working in Bollywood at a time when young actresses are getting exciting characters to play.

16 February, 2019

The Other Gully Boys: Meet Burari’s Hip Hop Dancers, Challenging Adversities Through Dance

Arshia Dhar

The self-tutored young Hip hop dancers from Burari are now making their way on to national stages, with their eyes firmly set on international championships in the near future.

07 January, 2019

VIRAL VIDEO:Cheteshwar Pujara Can't Even Dance 'Pujara Dance'

Outlook Web Bureau

As it turned out, the dance is called 'Pujara Dance', started by Rishabh Pant.


24 December, 2018

Meet A 25-Year-Old Who Is Changing Lives Through Her Dance

Arshia Dhar

Ranjini Nair, a 25-year-old Kuchipudi dancer, teaches dance to underprivileged kids under the Sarvam Foundation.

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Chairperson of Public Accounts Committee (PAC) Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury addresses the conference to mark centennial year celebration of PAC, in the Central Hall of Parliament House, in New Delhi. Lok Sabha Speaker Om...

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Expelled AIADMK leader VK Sasikala pays tribute to J Jayalalithaa on her fifth death anniversary, near Marina Beach, in Chennai.

PTI Photo/R Senthil Kumar

Devotees wait in queues outside the Sri Krishna Janambhoomi temple in Mathura. Security has been tightened in Mathura after Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha announced its plan to perform ‘jalabhishek’ at Shahi Eidgah in...

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Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla delivers valedictory address during the conference to mark centennial year celebration of Public Accounts Committee (PAC), in the Central Hall of Parliament House, in New Delhi.

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A black flag being hoisted at the venue of Hornbill festival in solidarity with the civilians, killed in an anti-insurgency operation, in Kisama, Nagaland.

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Shaheen Bagh, CAA, Farmers’ Protest: Hip-Hop Is The Voice Of Dissent In India

Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.


Why I Rap: A Hip-Hop Artiste’s Journey From Bihar To Stardom

Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.

Aamir Shaikh
Why I Rap: A Hip-Hop Artiste’s Journey From Bihar To Stardom

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Death Of Three Dalit Girls And A Story Of Pain And Humiliation

Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.

Ashutosh Sharma
Death Of Three Dalit Girls And A Story Of Pain And Humiliation


Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

Nov 15, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.

Nov 11, 2021 Shekhar Mehta

T20 World Cup Review: Jaded By An Excess Of Cricket, India Were On An Inevitable Path To Doom

India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.

Nov 08, 2021 Arijit Ghosh