The author is a culture critic based in Lahore
The rise and fall of radio music
Our artistes have always been financially vulnerable
Nazakat Ali Khan and Salamat Ali Khan adopted and excelled at kaafi gaiki after moving to Multan in 1947
Asghar Nadeem Syed’s new collection of articles brings the literary debates of the twentieth century to the present times
Saroj Khan reigned supreme in the male-dominated field of choreography
Will gestures like tearing down icons of the past lead to change in the true sense?
Women singers’ personal lives are increasingly under popular scrutiny
Sabiha Khanum will be remembered for the character roles she played in films — of the true self-sacrificing beloved, the dutiful wife meant to...
It was Tariq Aziz’s broadcast that heralded the era of TV in Pakistan in 1964
In societies that reached sophistication in their spiritual quest, the main desire was to be fully in command of the sur