What development agencies have often done in the name of ‘beautification’ of Karachi has been nothing but money-making
Despite a multitude of art lovers in the city, Karachi’s architectural heritage is slowly disappearing
Music speaks louder than words for an autistic child, but there are no music teachers for children with special needs
KARACHI: The comment may sound outrageous, but one’s observation has been that a trained classical artist, in most...
The joy of visiting America has been tempered by Trump’s vitriol
As per APMC tradition, the programme began on time with presentation of raag Charukeshi
With no dearth of talent in Pakistan, the tone-deaf treatment of classical music by the government and corporate sector
The death of one of the greatest exponents of sitar, Ustad Rais Khan, has impoverished the world of music
A leisure trip to the mother-of-all townships becomes a lesson in life
KARACHI: The gentle, unassuming, quiet, always smiling, and one of the most able and sincere teachers of sitar ...
The last six decades have seen strange things happening to music in this country. First, there was a wealth of...
I CAN’T say about other music lovers who were born during the middle of the last century, but I became familiar with the word sitar and its sound when I heard the name Ravi Shankar. In other words, sitar and Ravi Shankar were synonymous.
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iv id= “Frankly speaking, education is a racket,” said Babboo. “You have a knack of passing sweeping judgment on ...
“When did FASHION become such a great thing for mankind? It`s certainly not a part of nature or instinct. Animals do...