- Ram Advani: Lucknow loses its favourite bookseller
- If you walked into the Lucknow's bustling Hazratganj, you'll see a cinema hall called Mayfair, with it's shutters down. You'll also see a red board, with white text that reads Ram Advani Bookseller.
- Blues mit Super Chikan Johnson im Heimathaus Twist
- Auch der Jury des Blues Music Award blieb dies nicht verborgen: 2010 wurde Super Chikan für das beste traditionelle Bluesalbum ausgezeichnet und seitdem regelmäßig erneut für diesen und andere renommierte Preise nominiert. Nicht umsonst werden ...
- Upon re-entry back home after expat life, brace yourself for turbulence
- Sometimes it works (low street crime), sometimes it doesn't (chikan - perverts). In a sense you might not be much better off in the West, as serious stalkers don't let restraining orders stop them.
- Handicraft exhibitions
- Office of the Development Commissioner (Handicrafts) is organising an exhibition-cum-sale till March 10 at Valluvar Kottam, Nungambakkam High Road. Items on display are Chikan embroidery, cut glass jewellery, carpets, metal works, stone art-ware, ...
- Lucknow Chikan craft threatened by Chinese variant: ASSOCHAM
- LUCKNOW: A survey by industry body ASSOCHAM suggests that the centuries old chikankari craft of Lucknow is being threatened by Chinese chikan, which is up to 30% cheaper and is produced faster. The impact, the study says, is affecting the livelihoods ...
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