“I have grown up listening to Mehdi Hasan,” said the Academy Award-winning composer A. R. Rahman in the early...
It didn’t take me long after landing in Mumbai to realise that the fears were unfounded.
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Eleven years after directing her last TV play she has staged a successful comeback.
“Aasman bhi Gulzar sahib ke na aane per ansoo baha raha hai,” said one of Gulzar's admirers about the passing showers.
As Dilip Kumar, arguably the finest film actor the sub continent ever produced, turns 90 here's a reflection of his career, which spanned six decades.
“There is a time for everyone to call it a day and do so gracefully, rather than be labelled a spent force.”
Incidentally all four eateries in this Gali, close to the famous Chandni Chowk, spell the word ‘paratha’ differently.
The need for a tazia arose when Taimur, who was involved in consolidating his hold on the invaded territory, could not take his army on their annual trip to Karbala so he got a model of the shrine built.
The Supporters of TCF put their hearts in collecting the works of 40 artists to raise funds for 830 purpose-built schools across Pakistan.
Yasmeen Lari's enthusiasm is infectious when it comes to helping restore Pakistan's heritage and rehabilitating the calamity stricken people of the country.
“Seeing the only Pakistani participant at the science fair, it does my heart some good to realise that my country is not entirely unrepresented.”
HAJRA Masroor was among the last of the surviving creative writers who made their literary debut before independence. She was much in demand at literary gatherings even after she had stopped writing short stories,
Mehdi Hassan, who died in Karachi on Wednesday aged 85, was unarguably the most accomplished male ghazal singer of his time.
Author of a book on Mehdi Hassan reminisces about his meetings with the ghazal maestro, Khan sahib’s warmth and laments the cruel behaviour of his loved ones.
The renowned Pakistani-American artist combined the modern-abstract style of the West with traditional Islamic art motifs.
Cuisine like any other aspect of a culture can be properly appreciated if it is viewed in the contexts of history and geography.
Cricketers have had several nicknames (sometimes pet names) which are remembered long after they have departed. The...
Never before has Rahat Fateh Ali Khan been so much in the news. The prestigious Filmfare trophy for the Best Singer...