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Game of Thrones: Actors whose characters died on the show reveal how it changed their lives | tv

Game of Thrones: Actors whose characters died on the show reveal how it changed their lives | tv

Oh, how special it must feel to land a role on a new pilot for HBO — or better yet, get a call saying you’ve got the part on the show that has become a pop culture phenomenon — only to know that your character could be killed off. On ...

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Focusing on lives, one candid frame after another | art and culture

Focusing on lives, one candid frame after another | art and culture

Armed with a fancy phone and an active presence on a photo sharing network, anybody can be a photographer these days. But for Kolkata-born Nabarupa Bhattacharjee, it’s all about finding one’s own style of expression. “Photography is a medium of expression, but then what is your expression?” she asks. “Any ...

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No money, no respect: Inside the lives of Game of Thrones extras | tv

No money, no respect: Inside the lives of Game of Thrones extras | tv

They are not permitted to speak to the media, yet anonymous Game of Thrones background actors are integral to the production and have incredibly difficult and important jobs. Many have been with the show for years playing various soldiers, tradesmen and Westeros residents. Some even have tattoos commemorating their roles. ...

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The story of our lives: Playback theatre in the city

The story of our lives: Playback theatre in the city

For her first show in Chennai, Radhika Jain envisions a room brimming with stories. The co-founder of Bengaluru-based First Drop theatre and a PhD in Molecular Microbiology will be directing a performance in a playback format, for an intimate audience at Backyard this weekend. Playback is an interactive format where ...

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Novel app to improve lives of people with OCD: Study

By: IANS | London | Published: October 24, 2018 12:13:09 pm Excessive washing can be harmful as sometimes OCD patients use spirits, surface cleansers or even bleach to clean their hands. (Source: File Photo) Researchers have developed a novel “brain training” app that could help people who suffer from obsessive ...

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Nomadic artifacts exhibit present a slice of lives on the go

By: IANS | New Delhi | Updated: October 23, 2018 4:22:31 pm The exhibition, Romancing Nomadism is open for public viewing at the Art Spice Gallery. (Source: Art Spice Gallery) Traditional ‘Ektaras and ‘Bapangs’ crafted from dried vegetables, paintings of colourful Banjara turbans and sketches documenting nomadic kitchens in Rajasthan ...

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The intricate Bruges lace from Belgium, finds place in the lives and hearts of the people of Mulagumoodu

The intricate Bruges lace from Belgium, finds place in the lives and hearts of the people of Mulagumoodu

The year was 1897 and the coastal hamlet of Mulagumoodu in present-day Kanyakumari district, saw a silent movement in art, effected by two canoness from Belgium — Mother Marie Louise De Meester and Mother Marie Urusule. The two catholic missionaries came to India to take care of the 1,000-odd orphan ...

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Anuradha Roy on All The Lives We Never Lived, the unreliability of memory and books that are part of her bloodstream

Written by Ishita Sengupta | New Delhi | Updated: September 17, 2018 3:26:12 pm Anuradha Roy’s All The Lives We Never Lived is a fascinating commentary on broken ties and crumbling relationships. In Anuradha Roy’s All The Lives We Never Lived, a woman chooses art over family. Gayatri Rozario bids ...

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Rebuilding lives: How to clean up your home after a flood

Written by Priyanjana R Das | New Delhi | Updated: August 23, 2018 2:24:24 pm Here’s how you can clean up your flood-hit home. (Source: File Photo) As the rains have let up in Kerala, the people of the state who took refuge in disaster relief camps, are now eager ...

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The role of collagen in our lives

Written by Ishi Khosla | Updated: August 18, 2018 12:15:48 am The newly found interstitium layer consists of body cells (A) collagen bundles (B). (Image Source: Nature) Collagen is the most abundant protein in animals, found as a structural component of connective tissues making 25%-35% of the protein content. It ...

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