Creativity unlimited at Lalitya Foundation’s three-day National Art Camp

Creativity unlimited at Lalitya Foundation’s three-day National Art Camp

Lalitya Foundation and Genesys Foundation recently organised a three-day residential national art camp – 8th Lalitya National Art Camp 2017- at Bhagini Mandal, Sitabuldi, Nagpur. The camp, which was organised for painters, potters and sculptors, saw a participation of more...
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Nagpur team wins awards for its two short films at India Film Project in Mumbai

Nagpur team wins awards for its two short films at India Film Project in Mumbai

A filmmaking team from Nagpur – Create-e-witty Media Notions – on October 1, 2017 made the city proud by winning two awards for its two short films at the India Film Project Season 7 held at Nehru Centre, Mumbai. Both...
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Nagpurians put on their dancing shoes for the grand finale of Dance Evolution VII

Nagpurians put on their dancing shoes for the grand finale of Dance Evolution VII

It was the finale of a 15-day dance workshop – Dance Evolution VII – organised by Ketki Arbat (Director at KRIMS Hospital and Founder at Manch) and Ashwini Ahre, which brought dance enthusiasts of the city together to witness a...
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Comedians Atul Khatri and Abhishek Upmanyu entertain Nagpurians at Comedy For A Cause III by NRT 83

Comedians Atul Khatri and Abhishek Upmanyu entertain Nagpurians at Comedy For A Cause III by NRT 83

Comedy For A Cause III – A fundraiser organised by Nagpur Round Table 83 (NRT 83) on June 21, 2017, brought well-known standup comedians Atul Khatri and Abhishek Upmanyu to perform in the orange city for the first time. NRT...
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Indulge in ‘Comedy for a cause’ on June 21 at Hotel Centre Point, Nagpur

Indulge in ‘Comedy for a cause’ on June 21 at Hotel Centre Point, Nagpur

Comedy for a cause III, presented by Nagpur Round Table 83, which was supposed to be held on June 18, 2017, has got postponed to June 21, 2017. The show, which would be held at Hotel Centre Point, got postponed...
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Nagpur gears up for Dance Evolution grand finale at Deshpande Hall

Nagpur gears up for Dance Evolution grand finale at Deshpande Hall

Manch and D2F have organsied ‘Dance Evolution VII,’ whose grand finale would be held on June 18, 2017 at Deshpande Hall, Nagpur. The show is a special tribute to training division RPC’s (Recruit Police Constable) female police trainees who protect...
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In pictures: Inside the magnificent 150-year-old Central Museum at Nagpur

In pictures: Inside the magnificent 150-year-old Central Museum at Nagpur

Nagpur is a city, which is more than 300 years old. Founded by Gond King Bhakt Buland Shah in 1702, the orange city, which is the geographical centre of India, has a rich cultural history. In the past, central India...
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Antarang Decoratives organised its first ‘Indian Arts and Handicraft Exhibition’ at Chitnavis Centre

Antarang Decoratives organised its first ‘Indian Arts and Handicraft Exhibition’ at Chitnavis Centre

Antarang Decoratives, spearheaded by Aditi Khandelwal, recently organised its first exhibition ‘Indian Arts and Handicraft Exhibition’ at Chitnavis Centre, Nagpur. The exhibition comprised an array of paintings and handicraft items. There were four kinds o...
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Doctors can write heart touching stories like nobody else can: Dr Lokendra Singh

Doctors can write heart touching stories like nobody else can: Dr Lokendra Singh

Dr Lokendra Singh is the Director and Chief Consultant Neurosurgeon at Central India Institute of Medical Sciences (CIIMS), Nagpur. He completed his MBBS from SMS Medical College, Jaipur, studied neurosurgery at the Royal College of Surgeons of England and als...
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Amruta Fadnavis showcases her musical prowess at the book launch of ‘Shayraaz’

Amruta Fadnavis showcases her musical prowess at the book launch of ‘Shayraaz’

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis’s wife, Amruta Fadnavis on the occasion of ‘World Book Day’ (April 23) unveiled the book ‘Shayraaz’ at Hotel Le Meridien, Nagpur. The book, which is a collection of shayaris, has been written by fo...
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Nagpur art admirers get a visual treat at Art Insignia 2 at Chitnavis Centre

Nagpur art admirers get a visual treat at Art Insignia 2 at Chitnavis Centre

Lalitya Foundation and Genesys Foundation recently organised a three-day exhibition – Art Insignia 2 – at Rangayan Gallery, Chitnavis Centre, Nagpur. Advocate Chaitanya Buty inaugurated the exhibition in the presence of Radhika Buty Karnik (Founder...
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Chandigarh band ‘Rudra’ to perform at ‘The Music Story’ on April 22 at CP Club, Nagpur

Chandigarh band ‘Rudra’ to perform at ‘The Music Story’ on April 22 at CP Club, Nagpur

Chandigarh based band Rudra is all set to regale Nagpurians coming Saturday night (April 22, 2017), at the episode two of ‘The Music Story‘ – season one – presented by Audi and organised in association with Nation Next as the...
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Renowned author Rashmi Bansal unveils her new book ‘God’s Own Kitchen’ at VIA Auditorium, Nagpur

Renowned author Rashmi Bansal unveils her new book ‘God’s Own Kitchen’ at VIA Auditorium, Nagpur

Vidarbha Industries Association (VIA) Entrepreneurship Forum convened a press conference, which was addressed by acclaimed author, motivational speaker and successful entrepreneur Rashmi Bansal. She launched her latest book ‘God’s Own Kitchen’ based on A...
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Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis sings his favourite song ‘Teri Deewani’ with Kailash Kher

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis sings his favourite song ‘Teri Deewani’ with Kailash Kher

Melodious singer Kailash Kher came calling to Nagpur to perform when Lokmat group recently organised the 4th Sur Jyotsna National Music Awards at Divisional Sports Complex, Indoor Stadium, Mankapur, Nagpur. The awards, which are an annual affair are organised ...
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BYOJ 2.0 – the open mic night for stand-up comedy – brings the house down with music and a lot of laughter

BYOJ 2.0 – the open mic night for stand-up comedy – brings the house down with music and a lot of laughter

Paperboat Entertainment, spearheaded by Ankit Bhuptani and well-known Nagpur stand-up comedian Jitesh Vasani, day before yesterday hosted the second edition of the open mic for stand-up comedy – BYOJ: Bring Your Own Jokes – in association with Nation ...
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Hislop College students stage ‘Julius Caesar’ by William Shakespeare at Chitnavis Centre

Hislop College students stage ‘Julius Caesar’ by William Shakespeare at Chitnavis Centre

Hislop College’s Centre for Performing Arts recently staged the play – Julius Caesar – at Chitnavis Centre, Nagpur. This play staged by students of Hislop College was based on the play of the same name written by the William Shakespeare...
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Gear up for a fun weekend at – BYOJ 2.0 – the second edition of the open mic night for stand-up comedy!

Gear up for a fun weekend at – BYOJ 2.0 – the second edition of the open mic night for stand-up comedy!

It was on November 13, 2016 that Nagpur witnessed the first ever open mic night – ‘BYOJ: Bring Your Own Jokes’ – for stand-up comedy in Central India. Paperboat Entertainment, spearheaded by Ankit Bhuptani and city stand-up comedian Jit...
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Genesys Foundation organises Sudhir Talmale’s painting exhibition at Chitnavis Centre, Nagpur

Genesys Foundation organises Sudhir Talmale’s painting exhibition at Chitnavis Centre, Nagpur

Genesys Foundation, spearheaded by Radhika Buty Karnik, has organised its first solo painting exhibition from today at Rangayan Art Gallery, Chitnavis Centre, Nagpur. The three-day exhibition will exhibit paintings of 53-year-old Nagpur painter Sudhir Talmale....
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Nagpur author pens down the book – Itni Si Baat – based on a real life Hindu-Muslim love story

Nagpur author pens down the book – Itni Si Baat – based on a real life Hindu-Muslim love story

Itni Si Baat – a novel written by Nagpur author Chaitali Bangre and based on the real life Hindu-Muslim love story of a Nagpur based couple – Advocate Firdos Mirza and Mehwash Mirza – was unveiled recently. Former MP and...
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Theatre is a money making business but there’s a lot of risk involved as well: Samir Pandit

Theatre is a money making business but there’s a lot of risk involved as well: Samir Pandit

Samir Pandit is pretty well known in Nagpur’s Marathi theatre circuit. He runs the event management company – Shri Siddhivinayak Publicity and Events Private Limited – which often organises Marathi plays in Nagpur and across Vidarbha. His event f...
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I was four years old when I sung on stage for the first time; I have been singing ever since: Niranjan Bobde

I was four years old when I sung on stage for the first time; I have been singing ever since: Niranjan Bobde

Nagpur based singer Niranjan Bobde participated in the TV reality show Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Marathi in 2004 and won the competition. He participated again in 2007 and reached till the finals. His stint in the show made him...
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FUNNY BONES: Actors delight Nagpurians with their hilarious performances in ‘Four 2 ka 1,’ leaving them dumbfound

FUNNY BONES: Actors delight Nagpurians with their hilarious performances in ‘Four 2 ka 1,’ leaving them dumbfound

Four 2 ka 1, a Hinglish play, directed by Vikash Khurana, wasa hilarious farce set up in the residence of an ultra-rich and socially elite couple Harsh and Biyanka.   The hilarious series of events begin as the couple celebrate...
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Nagpur, get ready to experience some musical magic with ‘The Music Story!’

Nagpur, get ready to experience some musical magic with ‘The Music Story!’

Last year has been a musical year and a year of live concerts for Nagpurians. From Farhan Akhtar to Nucleya, from Kailash Kher to Shankar Mahadevan, Nagpurians relished music in 2016 and welcomed all music genres with open arms. This...
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Yavatmal youngster wins a filmfare award for his short Marathi film

Yavatmal youngster wins a filmfare award for his short Marathi film

At the 62nd Jio Filmfare awards 2017 held in the second week of January 2017, a 24-year-old youngster from Yavatmal, Prantik Deshmukh won the filmfare award for his 12-minute long Marathi non-fiction short film – Matitali Kushti. The film was...
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When Nagpurians viewed Vijendra Vij’s delusions of midnight

When Nagpurians viewed Vijendra Vij’s delusions of midnight

Nagpur art lovers were seen having a chilled out time at a wine and cheese evening with artist Vijendra Vij organised at Gallery Mayfive recently. Vijendra Vij who basically hails from Allahabad has showcased his paintings in numerous exhibitions in...
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Meet Nagpur’s most popular theatre personality – Vikash Khurana

Meet Nagpur’s most popular theatre personality – Vikash Khurana

Vikash Khurana is a well-known name in the theatre circuit of Nagpur. The veteran heads the theatre group Stagecraft and has himself acted in and directed many plays over the years. In a tete-a-tete with Nation Next, Vikash Khurana speaks...
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Radha Mangeshkar left the audience asking for more with her soulful renditions

Radha Mangeshkar left the audience asking for more with her soulful renditions

It’s surely a treat for any music lover to hear music maestro Pt Hridaynath Mangeshkar’s daughter and well-known vocalist Radha Mangeshkar performs live. And rightly so! Nagpur music lovers thoroughly enjoyed their evening when Radha Mangeshkar rendered so...
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Sudeep Nagarkar launches his eighth book ‘All Rights Reserved For You’ in Nagpur

Sudeep Nagarkar launches his eighth book ‘All Rights Reserved For You’ in Nagpur

On his recent visit to Nagpur, well-known Indian writer Sudeep Nagarkar launched his eight novel ‘All Rights Reserved For You’ at Bookut Book store, Empress Mall. Needless to say, many youngsters were present at the venue to know about Sudeep’s...
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Shankar Mahadevan, Farhan Akhtar take Nagpur by storm at the Nagpur Mahotsav 2016

Shankar Mahadevan, Farhan Akhtar take Nagpur by storm at the Nagpur Mahotsav 2016

The four-day Nagpur Mahotsav 2016 organised by Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) and Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) ended on a high note. The Mahotsav not only brought celebrities to perform and regale Nagpurians, it was also well attended...
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Nagpur youngster pens down a song inspired by PM Modi’s demonetisation scheme!

Nagpur youngster pens down a song inspired by PM Modi’s demonetisation scheme!

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to demonetise Rs 1000 and Rs 500 currency notes on November 8, 2016, may have ruffled a lot of feathers in the opposition but it has also found support from a lot of Indians. And...
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