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Nida Fazli, the last of the great Urdu poets

Nida Fazli, the last of the great Urdu poets

For generations to come it will be difficult for any other Urdu poet to attain such high standards as Nida Fazli, who passed into the ages on Monday, says Syed Firdaus Ashraf/ When the news broke that poet Nida Fazli has died, the first thought that came to my mind was this beautiful Urdu couplet penned by him: Kabhi kisi ko muqammal jahaan nahi milta Kahin zameen kahin aasman nahi milta No one gets a perfect world If you get land, you don’t get the sky. Tere jahaan mein aisa ..., 3 days ago

Giving his past a future

Pandit Birju Maharaj is converting his two-century-old ancestral home in Lucknow into a museum. The dancer explains how he is keeping in step with time. For Kathak exponent Pandit Birju Maharaj, 2016 seems promising. Last month, he became the first ...
 Mumbai Mirror1 week ago
Times of India

Sameer Anjaan: I had to prove myself time and again

One of the few lyricists in Bollywood who has worked with three generations of musicians and filmmakers, Having written 4,000 songs, Sameer reveals his survival secret in an interview. Excerpts from the chat: From 'Tum paas aaye' (Kuch Kuch Hota ...
 Times of India1 week ago
Times of India

Javed Akhtar presents translated versions of Rabindranath Tagore's 'Ek Mulakat' in Jaipur

Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore's works have been translated by many writers and poets all across the globe. And the latest to join the bandwagon is poet, scriptwriter and lyricist Javed Akhtar. In a chat with Sangeeta Datta on 'Anant', a collection of ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago

A Tribute to Producer-Director Anil Ganguly

MUMBAI — Noted producer and director Anil Ganguly passed away Jan. 15 at his residence after a brief illness. He was 82. Ganguly is best known for his debut film Kora Kagaz (1974) starring Vijay Anand and Jaya Bachchan as a married couple; his ...
 India-West3 weeks ago

Sanam Re Music Review: Decent Album, Lyrics and Vocals Couldve Been Better

Film: Sanam Re Label: T-Series Music: Amaal Mallik, Mithoon, Jeet Gannguli and Epic Bhangra Lyrics: Manoj Muntashir, Rashmi Virag, Ikka and Kumaar The album begins well enough with the Mithoon-written and composed title track Sanam Re ...
 India-West1 month ago
Mid Day

The word is out in Bhendi Bazaar

Prev By Suprita Mitter & Hassan M Kamal | Posted 4 hours The second edition of the Bhendi Bazaar Urdu Festival will bring back memories of mushairas held here, while celebrating the works of long-forgotten writers and poets The Bhendi ...
 Mid Day1 month ago
International Business Times India

A tribute to R D Burman on his 22nd death anniversary

R D Burman after surgery with Dr Mukesh Hariawala R D Burman, who died this day 22 years ago in 1994, is often remembered for heralding the era of fast tracks in Hindi films, which is both factually incorrect and a gross injustice to his calibre ...
 International Business Times India1 month ago

Urdu fest to promote communal harmony

A senior professor and his student occupy a table at Wazir Hotel, off the busy Mohammed Ali Road at crowded Bhendi Bazaar. Over endless cups of tea the professor, a sort of walking encyclopedia on people he met in the past, reminisces about Wazir ...
 Times of India1 month ago
Yahoo! India

Keeping Score

For Years now, coffee shops and bars have come alive with never-ending debates among music aficionados on which was the defining decade of Hindi film music. No one's won that argument yet. Let us instead take a step back and look at how the music ...
 Yahoo! India1 month ago
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