The work of legendary photographers Sebastiao Salgado and Henri Cartier-Bresson are among the highlights of the South Bank's forthcoming display dedicated to India: A Celebration of Independence 1947-1997. The exhibition presents 250 diverse images of the country by 21 Indian and non-Indian photographers, which embrace all apsects of life, from back- street Calcutta to "Bollywood" icons

Ballroom, Royal Festival Hall, South Bank, London SE1, 27 Nov to 18 Jan