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24, Oct 2015, by : FnF Correspondent

The Tech and Search giant Google on Saturday honoured India's legendary cartoonist and creator of 'The Common Man' RK Laxman's 94th birth anniversary by dedicating doodle on its homepage.Read News

13, Oct 2015, by : FnF Desk

Tech and Search engine giant Google celebrated the 67th birthday of the legendary Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan with a doodle on its homepage for India and Pakistan, calling him the person "who opened the world's ears to the rich, hypnotic sounds of the Sufis”.Read News

17, Sep 2015, by : FnF Correspondent

Tech giant Google on Thursday celebrated the birth centenary of renowned Indian artist Maqbool Fida Husain (aka MF Husain) who died in London on June 9, 2011 where he would spend his summers after a self-imposed exile since 2006 due to death threats back home and scores of lawsuits.Read News

04, Aug 2014, by : FnF Correspondent

Jogen Chowdhary, MP (Rajya Sabha); Prof. Emeritus of Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan and former Keeper (Art) at Rashtrapati Bhavan (1972-87) has been invited to be the inaugural artist to stay at Rashtrapati Bhavan under the 'In-Residence Scheme for Writers and Artists'. Several paintings of Shri Chowdhary already form part of the Rashtrapati Bhavan art collection.Read News

22, Jun 2014, by : FnF Desk

The one who did not speak a word, his silence was deafening and the other who spoke much and it was deafening,” photographer Raghu Rai says of Manmohan Singh and Narendra Modi as he compares their personalities by using a series of photographs in his new book. "The Tale of Two, An Outgoing and An Incoming, Prime Minister”, a self-published work (AuthorsUpFront), brings together images of contrast of Singh and Modi in public and their positions in their parties.Read News

16, Sep 2013, by : FnF Correspondent

Google on Monday remembered M S Subbulakshmi, a renowned Carnatic vocalist, on her 97th birthday with a doodle. In 1998, she was awarded the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian honor.MS Subbulakshmi's passion towards music started from an early stage when she started learning Carnatic music under Semmangudi Srinivasa Iyer. She was also trained in Hindustani music under the guidance of Pandit Narayanrao Vyas. Read News

15, Jul 2013, by : FnF Desk

Dutch painter Rembrandt van Rijn's 407th birthday is being celebrated by a Google through a doodle featuring his self portrait.The self portrait or 'Self-Portrait with Beret and Turned-Up Collar' was made by Rembrandt in 1659. It is an oil on canvas painting and a celebrated work of the painter. Read News

01, Jul 2013, by : Ailsa Goodrick

A Cirque du Soleil acrobat has died after plunging 50ft to her death in the final scene of a Las Vegas show.Paris-born mother-of-two Sarah Guyard-Guillot, 31, was pronounced dead late Saturday night after she slipped free from her safety wire during the performance. Read News

25, Jun 2013, by : FnF Desk

Architect Antoni Gaudi would have been 161 years old today - and Google on Tuesday marked the 161st birth anniversary of Antoni Gaudi with a doodle.Visitors to the Google home page will see a montage of six of the most celebrated works of Gaudi, famed for his modernist style. Read News

06, Jun 2013, by : FnF Desk

She's never been one to shy away from showing her body.But an LA artist's new creation may be a step too far for even fame-hungry Kim Kardashian.The pregnant reality star's nude form has been preserved in all it's glory by celebrity artist Daniel Edwards. Read News

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