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29, Feb 2016, by : FnF Correspondent

Tech giant Google today honored well known dancer and choreographer of Bharatnatyam, Rukmini Devi Arundale on her 112th birthday with a doodle. Rukmini Devi was born on 29 February 1904 in a Brahmin family in Madurai.Read News

07, Feb 2016, by : FnF Correspondent

The cartoonist fraternity mourned the death of Sudhir Tailang saying that political cartoons lost a sharp tongue as he had never held back."He was the youngest of my peer group. His going is sad," said E.P. Unny, chief political cartoonist of The Indian Express. Read News

06, Feb 2016, by : FnF Correspondent

One of the most reputed and celebrated Indian cartoonist passed away. Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Saturday condoled the passing away of noted political cartoonist Sudhir Tailang and said that his fearless commitment to the right to artistic expression will forever be etched in memory.Read News

30, Jan 2016, by : FnF Correspondent

The today doodle on the Google homepages in India, Indonesia, Japan, Kenya, Kazakhstan, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Iceland, Portugal, Serbia, Slovenia, and Lithunia is inspired by Amrita Sher-Gil's painting 'Three Girls.'Read News

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

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