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Vienna, the capital of Austria and the city of castles, palaces, museums and gardens, is fast emerging as one of the hottest destinations for Indian tourists. In the 12-month period ending June 2013, a total of 23,737 Indians visited Vienna,
Even after repeated assaults, Kashmiri culture stands tall' 'To be an Indian born in Kashmir has been a fantastic thing which god gave me. Kashmir gave me the sensitivity to look at things,' says santoor artist Abhay Rustum Sopori, the ninth
Alexander Briger dreamed of bringing together Australia's top classical musicians including those based overseas in a special series of concerts. The dream turned into reality with the establishment of the Australian World Orchestra (AWO) in 2011.
The maestro's performance in Kashmir was more akin to Nero fiddling as Rome burned There is a delightful story I heard in the mid-1980s from a prominent economist from Chennai who happened to be then India's executive director-alternate at the World
Last week when the Zubin-Mehta led Bavarian State Orchestra staged Ehsaas-e-Kashmir concert in Kashmir, the effort drew praise and criticism in equal measure. As part of the protest, a rival concert, Haqeeqat-e-Kashmir, was also staged on the streets
Zubin Mehta The 77-year-old maestro made a point of opening the performance with the premier of a work commissioned by Abhay Rustum Sopori, a young Kashmiri composer, who said it was a "huge honor" to share the stage with Mehta. In the words of
A concert by renowned conductor Zubin Mehta in Indian-controlled Kashmir, where separatist groups are fighting New Delhi's rule, was mired in controversy on Sunday, posing potential diplomatic embarrassment for Germany, whose ambassador organized the
Notable performances from the upcoming classical music season. A performance by the celebrated conductor Zubin Mehta was met with widespread criticism, as many Kashmiris complained that the public would not be admitted to the event. Recent
The Hindu Renowned music conductor Zubin Mehta peforms during his concert "Ehsaas-e-Kashmir" (Feel of Kashmir) at Shalimar Garden banks in Srinagar. Photo: Nissar Ahmad Internationally acclaimed orchestra conductor Zubin Mehta on Sunday said he would
Normal life was disrupted for the second day on Sunday due to a strike call by separatist outfits to protest the killing of four youth in Shopian district. Shops and business establishments were shut and public transport remained off roads.