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Asif Noorani

Qawwali is here to stay

In the wake of Amjad Sabri’s death, many fear qawwali’s eventual demise but the centuries-long musical tradition still Published Jul 24, 2016 06:50am

Being Faiz

Ali Madeeh Hashmi’s biography covers all the facets of his grandfather’s life Updated May 03, 2016 12:13am

Spotlight: The Shakespeare-wali

Madhur Jaffrey, known for her culinary skills and recipes, is first and foremost an accomplished actor. Updated Mar 06, 2016 12:33pm

Maestro Robin Ghosh is no more

Maestro Robin Ghosh died on Saturday in Dhaka after a long-drawn illness. In recent months he was in and out of... Updated Feb 15, 2016 04:42pm

Publish or perish —

There can be no substitute for a printed book. The very feel of it, the soft touch of the paper gives you the kind of Published Feb 07, 2016 06:50am