Ritu Kumar

  • Padma Awards: List of awardees January 25, 2013

    New Delhi: 108 personalities from various fields have been selected for the Padma Awards this year. Following is the list of the recipients: Padma Vibhushan Raghunath Mohapatra, Art S Haider Raza, Art Prof Yash Pal, Science and Engineering Prof Roddam Narasimha, Science and Engineering Padma Bhushan Dr Ramanaidu Daggubati, Art Sreeramamurthy Janaki, Art Dr (Smt) Kanak Rele, Art Sharmila...
  • Rajesh Khanna, Sharmila Tagore to get Padma Awards January 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Late actor Rajesh Khanna and late satirist Jaspal Bhatti are among Padma Bhushan recipients this year. Padma Bhushan, India's third highest civilian award, will also be given to actor Sharmila Tagore, boxing champion Mary Kom, cricketer Rahul Dravid. Rajesh Khanna and Jaspal Bhatti, who died in 2012, will...
  • Mira Nair, Raghu Rai pay tribute to Prabuddha August 27, 2012

    New Delhi: The bright lawns of the National Gallery of Modern Art assumed a sombre mood as artists including filmmaker Mira Nair and photographer Raghu Rai gathered to pay tribute to eminent lensman Prabuddha Dasgupta. One of the most prominent names in fashion photography, Prabuddha died of a sudden heart attack...
  • Ecological thriller 'The Forest' hits theater this week May 11, 2012

    Oscar-nominated director Ashwin Kumar's first feature film, the ecological thriller 'The Forest', is finally getting a release. ...
  • Ritu Kumar's Label is a tribute to silk yarn April 8, 2011

    New Delhi: The doyen of fashion took audiences on a journey to the world of our own well-known indigenous legacy of handicrafts on the second day of the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week Autumn-Winter 2011. As a mark of respect to the most applauded detailing and intricacies that had been...
  • WLIFW Day 1: Ritu Kumar fuses West with her best March 20, 2009

    New Delhi: At the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion week in the national capital, on Day 1, fashion designer Ritu Kumar's Urban Folklore collection lived up to its name. A colourful collection using oranges and blues, it made an interesting use of fabrics like silk, wool and textures like appliqué...
  • Watch:Ritu Kumar launches her first perfume September 24, 2008

    Designer Ritu Kumar launched her eau de parfum 'The Tree of Life' perfume on Tuesday. The floral fragrance is a celebration of the Indian woman, a reflection of her heritage, sensuality and culture and a tribute to her spirit. Ritu is the first Indian designer to have her own signature...
  • In Pics High Style: Priyanka Chopra walks the ramp September 17, 2008

    Mumbai: All eyes were on actress Priyanka Chopra when she walked the ramp on the opening show of the HDIL India Couture Week in Mumbai on Tuesday. She displayed dresses created by designer Ritu Kumar. ...
  • Watch: First ever Indian couture week begins September 17, 2008

    The first ever Indian couture week kick started in Mumbai on Monday and grand dame Ritu Kumar’s couture collection opened the show. The collection includes the expected lehengas, peshwas & sarees.Have a look ...
  • Ritu Kumar goes back to her roots June 17, 2007

    Fashion designer Ritu Kumar showcased an exciting range with something new and fresh - she soaked her autumn-winter collection in vegetable dyes. ...
  • In Pics: Fashion week's golden girls June 17, 2007

    The Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week was kicked off by the bad girl of Indian fashion – Malini Ramani. ...
  • WIFW threadbare: Day I reality check June 17, 2007

    This is the one stop fashion reality check for all designers on Day I. Ritu Kumar rocked, Bal bowled us over but it’s time for Manav Gangwani to call it quits. ...
  • WIFW: Ritu's fashion statement of the day June 17, 2007

    Fashion designer Ritu Kumar gives her fashion statement of the day from the ongoing Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week. ...