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Goody film recalls reality show scandal

HOW THE JADE-SHILPA ROW CHANGED BRITAIN by AMIT ROY BROADCASTER Channel 4’s three-part documentary, Jade: The Reality Star Who Changed Britain, has reminded many viewers of...

Actress Preeya Kalidas on fame, music and role in new ‘explosive gig-theatre’

by LAUREN CODLING A LEADING actress has revealed the highs and lows of fame, as she stars in a new “explosive gig-theatre event” in west...

Picture perfect: Capturing Nepal’s natural beauty

FARMER-TURNED-PHOTOGRAPHER DISCUSSES HIS PASSION FOR LANDSCAPES AND WILDLIFE by AMIT ROY DAVID WHITE, a 70-year-old farmer from Wiltshire turned amateur photographer who went trekking in Nepal...

Common Bond: Tour reveals how London links Fleming and 007

SOUTHALL ‘PLAYED A ROLE IN INDIA-SET OCTOPUSSY’ by AMIT ROY AJAY Chowdhury takes “scholars and worldwide enthusiasts” of James Bond movies on a guided tour of...

‘It has given me a new lease of life’

BREAST CANCER SURVIVOR REENA PARMAR SHARES HER INSPIRING STORY by ASJAD NAZIR After a turbulent time, Reena Parmar was given the all-clear from triple-negative (genetic) breast...

Bollywood wedding influences

A COUNTDOWN OF HOW HINDI CINEMA HAS IMPACTED COUPLES PLANNING THEIR BIG DAY by ASJAD NAZIR Bollywood is perhaps the biggest influence on south Asian weddings...

A guide to being the most perfect wedding guest

TOP TIPS ON HOW TO MAKE THE RIGHT IMPRESSION ON A COUPLE’S BIG DAY, FROM RSVP AND GIFTS TO TIME-KEEPING AND CHOOSING YOUR OUTFIT...

Crafting a way to preserve tradition

INDIAN FABRIC SKILLS IN DANGER OF DYING OUT, SAYS DESIGNER by LAUREN CODLING AN INDIA-BASED British fashion designer has spoken of her desire to keep the...

‘Land of bachelors’? In parched central India, no water means no wife

Ram Hetu was sure his 16th proposal would finally secure him a wife, but it didn't - just like all his other attempts to...

Tagore ‘inspired 1922 German Bauhaus display in Calcutta’

EXHIBITION WAS FIRST MAJOR TRANSCULTURAL EVENT IN MODERNISM, SAYS ART HISTORIAN by AMIT ROY Sundaram Tagore, one of the most important Indian gallery owners in the...