#Artist

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Connie Talbot performed the song ‘Somewhere Over the Rainbow’ in her Britain's Got Talent auditon in 2007. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@BGT)

  • Connie became a sensation as a 6-year-old with her audition for Britain's Got Talent in 2007
  • She reached the BGT final that year, which was the show's inaugural season
  • She released her debut album ‘Over the Rainbow’ later that year

Walter Mondale and his wife Joan Mondale. (Photo Credit- Twitter/ @7NewsDC)

  • Walter Mondale’s wife is Joan Mondale
  • She was the second lady of the United States
  • She died in the year 2014

Strings said they were grateful to all of their fans. (Photo credit: Instagram/@stringsonline)

  • Strings debuted in 1988
  • The band had earlier disbanded in 1992
  • Core members Bilal Maqsood and Faisal Kapadia made a comeback in 2000

.Goa, India
Goa CM shared Lakshman Pai's photograph with his message.(Photo Credit: Twitter/@DrPramodPSawant)

  • He breathed his last at his home in Dona Paula
  • Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant expressed grief over Pai's death
  • Pai was honoured with several prestigious awards, including Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Anoushka Shankar is set to join artists including Gregory Porter and Kamasi Washington at the 63rd Grammy Awards Premiere Ceremony on March 14.

  • Shankar is the seven-time Grammy Award-nominated sitarist, composer, and producer
  • She announced the new song on International women’s day
  • The song will be available to download from March 22

.Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
The event will see hundreds of traditional folk, tribal and ethnic performances from artists from across the state. (PTI Photo)

  • 'Utsavam 2021' will be the 13th edition of the festival
  • State tourism minister Kadakampally Surendran will inaugurate the festival
  • A number of leading artists will be honoured with the Utsavam Puruskarm during the festival

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (Photo credit: File)

  • The Prime Minister took to Twitter to thank Afghan artist Hamdullah Arbab, who had posted a portrait of him 
  • The Prime Minister signed off his post with "Long live Afghan-Indian friendship!"
  • India and Afghanistan recently signed a deal for building a dam to supply water to Kabul city

.Sanaa, Yemen
Yemeni actor rehearses for a play in capital Sana'a. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • Earlier this month, a troupe of struggling artists performed a play, 'Yemeni Film', in capital Sana'a
  • It revolved around young people who wanted to produce a film, but faced several challenges
  • To avoid the minefields of political sensitivities, the actors turned to comedy to express their ordeal

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Amrita Sher-Gil painted this art to gift to her in-laws before shifting to India from Hungary in 1939. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Astaguru)

  • Amrita Sher-Gil’s husband Egan was a Hungarian army doctor 
  • According to AstaGuru, the portrait was the center of attraction in the auction
  • The online auction gained a total sales value of around Rs 59.86 crore

.Bristol, UK
The artwork was found on Vale Street, one of Britain's steepest residential roads. (Photo credit: Instagram/banksy)

  • Bansky confirmed that he is behind a new mural that is on the side of a house in Totterdown
  • The artwork depicts an old woman violently sneezing as her dentures fly into the air
  • Banksy's artwork had already been liked over 2 million times on Instagram