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RIFF 2014: The Hukumji edition
The eighth edition of the Jodhpur RIFF featured remarkable performances from folksters from India and beyond at the stunning Mehrangarh Fort. Akhil Sood writes on the amalgamation of sights and sounds and the growing stature of the folk musician.
An art collection amassed by the late movie star Lauren Bacall, including eight sculptures by Henry Moore, will go under the hammer next year in New York, Bonhams auction house said. Bacall, the husky-voiced actress who was married to and appeared with Humphrey Bogart in films such as The Big Sleep and Key Largo, died in August in New York at the age of 89. The Bacall Collection, estimated to be worth $3 million, will be sold at Bonhams in March 2015. Cosmetics heir donates Cubist art Cosmetics heir and art collector Leonard A. Lauder said last week that the collection of 81 Cubist masterpieces that he has donated to the Metropolitan Museum of Art will update the museum's collection and cement its reputation as "the greatest museum in the world". The works of art, valued at more than $1 billion and considered one of the foremost collect
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Tigers, Mr Barlow & good ol’ Jim Corbett
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