Heritage  /  Published 18.01.20

Sufi performance stopped, govt denies charge

Noted Kathak dancer Manjari Chaturvedi has claimed that her 'Qawwali' performance organised by the Uttar Pradesh government at a private hotel here was 'deliberately stopped'.The Culture Department of...
By PTI in Lucknow

India  /  Published 14.10.19

Kashmir fury at Sufi mission in Hazratbal

A group of Sufi clerics from mainland India who were apparently on a mission to placate Kashmiris were heckled, greeted with anti-India slogans and forced to beat a retreat during a visit to Srinagar‚...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

West Bengal  /  Published 06.12.18

Sufi singer Zila Khan on talent hunt among children

Young children from streets and slums of Calcutta ‚ÄĒ some shy, some apprehensive and many who have never sung even in a school programme ‚ÄĒ auditioned in front of Sufi singer Zila Khan at a recent w...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 01.11.19

What unites Indians is a love for songs

When I was three or four years old, my father brought home a radio set. This was six decades ago. It was among the few radiograms that the village had by then, a proud possession for us and quite a pu...
By G.N. Devy in

Entertainment  /  Published 25.02.20

All’s Shubh with Romy

He has over 15 tracks published as part of 11 albums. He has over 1,63,000 monthly listeners on Spotify with his tunes also featured on Apple Music. He has collaborated with popular labels such as Zee...
By Jaybrota Das in

World  /  Published 08.05.19

Suicide bombing outside Sufi shrine in Lahore kills 8

A suicide bomber attacked security forces guarding a famous Sufi shrine in Pakistan's eastern city of Lahore on Wednesday, killing at least eight people and wounding 23 others, police said.Officials s...
By AP in Lahore

Arts  /  Published 16.02.19

Kochi Biennale: An expert eye's picks

For just short of a year, Anita Dube, who is the first woman to curate the ongoing Kochi-Muziris Biennale, researched, travelled and engaged in discussions with artists, her team and friends before sh...
By Soumitra Das in Kochi


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