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Shehnai exponent Ustad Ali Ahmad Hussain Khan dies

Eminent Shehnai exponent Ustad Ali Ahmad Hussain Khan, one of the best-known players of the instrument after the legendary Bismillah Khan, passed away in Kolkata following prolonged illness. He was......

Late Bismillah Khan's family refuses to back Modi in Varanasi

From music to politics. The family of late shehnai maestro Ustad Bismillah Khan has been dragged into the political battleground after Bismillah’s grandson was approached to become a proposer......

Who will you miss the most? Tell us!

Pramod Mahajan, Ustad Bismillah Khan, Padmini, Dr Rajkumar...You read our list of famous people who passed away in 2006.Who will you miss the most? Tell...

Monograph sale proceeds to fulfil Ustad's dreams

From the proceeds of sale of the first-ever autographed monograph on late Ustad Bismillah Khan, a Delhi-based couple will use the money to meet the expenses of his funerary rites, besides......

'When he plays, the soul reverberates'

"Who says music is banned in Islam?" This was the common refrain of India's music legend Bismillah Khan, who passed away on August 21.Brushing aside suggestions that Islam was opposed to music, he......

Railways to take passengers on a musical journey

A musical journey awaits passengers of premier trains like Rajdhani and Shatabdi with Railways deciding to play classical sound tracks in coaches.Instrumental music played by maestros like Ustad......

What are you downloading next?

Punjabi pop, heavy metal, hard rock and tuneless songs from some of the recent Hindi flicks. These are some genres that lack appeal, especially when it blares from your mobile phone into the......

'A brave attempt on the part of India'

The three-day convention of more than 1,000 delegates from 52 countries began on Thursday, albeit about half-an-hour late.Among them were more than 200 special guests and invitees, seated in......

NRI meet to miss some big names

Absent from the list of participants for the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, the largest ever gathering of global Indians being held between January 9-11, are businessmen like Laxmi Mittal, Swaraj Paul,......

When Ustad Bismillah Khan inspired Dr Raj Kumar

Not many remember that Ustad Bismillah Khan, who died in the wee hours of Monday had played the shehnai for a Kannada film titled Sanadi Appanna (Shehnai is Sanadi in Kannada). The movie, which was......

Neetu Chandra slams Alia's Bihari look in Udta Punjab

The latest Bollywood updates. The trailer of Udta Punjab might have earned praise everywhere, but it has failed to impress Garam Masala actress Neetu Chandra. She has penned an open letter to......

Bharat Ratna for Bhimsen Joshi

Renowned Hindustani classical vocalist Pandit Bhimsen Joshi was Tuesday presented with Bharat Ratna, country's highest civilian award, at a simple ceremony held at his residence in Pune in......

Goa film fest ready to take off

The inaugural function of the Goa International film festival to be held on November 23is likely to see a galaxy of Indian film stars. It will be heldat the Dayanand Bandodkar football stadium in......
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Not sole preserve of politicians

The time has come for a proper policy on naming roads, airports and Government buildings. While making this policy, the Government must also take... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/columnists/oped/not-sole-preserve-of-politicians.html
Noted artiste enthrals audience with classical dance

The healthiest form of projection is art. Following this line of thought, Mount Litera School projected the richness of classical traditions of... ...

http://www.tribuneindia.com/news/amritsar/noted-artiste-enthrals-audience-with-classical-dance/243774.html
Entries invited for Akashavani Natl. Annual Music Contest Akashvani Ustad

Bismillah Khan Vishesh Puraskar for first and second place winners Mysuru, May 25- With a view to encourage young artistes, Akashvani, Mysuru, has... ...

http://www.starofmysore.com/main.asp?type=news&item=47128
May 31 is deadline to complete Bismillah Khan's mausoleum

Varanasi: The Central government has planned to commemorate the birth centenary of shehnai maestro Ustad Bismillah Khan and other celebrities this... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/varanasi/May-31-is-deadline-to-complete-Bismillah-Khans-mausoleum/articleshow/52426569.cms
PM Modi pitches for saving 'every drop' of water

New Delhi : Linking the intense heatwave and drought to environmental degradation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sundaymade a strong pitch for a... ...

http://m.firstpost.com/india/mann-ki-baat-pm-modi-pitches-for-saving-every-drop-of-water-during-monsoon-2793404.html

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