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छिछली लोकप्रियता की होड़

विज्ञापन के दौर में ‘जो दिखता है वो बिकता है” जैसी कहावते समाज में इस कदर घर कर गई हैं जिससे पार पाना शायद अब आसान नहीं लगता। लेकिन सवाल ये है कि क्या नफे- नुक्सान के फेर में पड़कर झूठ, फरेब और धोखे का कारोबार भी किया जा सकता है? साल 2014 में आउटलुक ट्रैवेलर … Continued

Wajid Ali Shah Award

The Wajid Ali Shah award was presented to nation’s very noted director Sudhir Mishra. Born and brought up in Lucknow, Sudhir Mishra is the grandson of former Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shri Dwarka Prasad Mishra. His father, Devendra Nath Mishra, was the founder member of Lucknow Film Society. Sudhir Mishra along with Badal Sircar … Continued

Demystifying Elections and Empowering India : A CEC’s journey

Demystifying Elections and Empowering India : A CEC’s journey

Decoding the undercurrents of elections in India, former Chief Election Commissioner, Mr. S.Y. Quraishi and Kena Shree conversed on the trends of elections in the country in the session, “Demystifying elections and empowering India.” Mr. Quraishi highlighted the fact that elections are generally perceived as merely a political affair, but they are also the world’s … Continued

Source of Media & Changing Public Sphere

Source of Media & Changing Public Sphere

Former managing editor of India Today Dilip C. Mandal discussed the current scenario of media and the changing public sphere in a power packed session. He emphasized how social media has captured the Indian audience, and how it multiplies geometrically. He talked about idea sharing and benefits of social media. Speaking of the JNU students’ … Continued

Wajid Ali Shah Award

Lucknow Literary Festival bestowed Wajid Ali Shah award to legendary Kathak exponent Pandit Birju Maharaj. Named after last Nawab of Lucknow, the award was bestowed to Maharaj ji as he has made a great contribution in order to keep the art alive. He was born as Brijmohan Mishra to a noted Kathak exponent, Jagannath Maharaj, … Continued