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IFFI 2019: Mrinal Sen, Girish Karnad, Vidya Sinha to be honoured

The golden jubilee edition of India's premier film festival will honour the contributions of 13...

18 Nov 2019 21:30 IST — Our Correspondent

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Khayyam (1927-2019): Composer who crafted melody on the scales of poetry

In the death of Mohammed Zahur 'Khayyam' Hashmi, Indian cinema has lost a composer who was...

20 Aug 2019 14:22 IST — Shriram Iyengar

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How Khayyam got Razia Sultan back from Laxmikant-Pyarelal

Moody, arrogant and supremely talented, Khayyam is one of the greats of Hindi film music. Yet, the...

20 Aug 2019 1:52 IST — Shriram Iyengar

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Khayyam, music composer of Umrao Jaan, dies at 92

Khayyam was admitted in a hospital in Juhu, Mumbai, a few days ago with breathing trouble....

20 Aug 2019 1:01 IST — Our Correspondent

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40 years of Noorie: 5 facts about the doomed love story starring Farooq Shaikh, Poonam Dhillon

Despite its grim storyline, this film, produced by Yash Chopra and released on this day in 1979, was...

11 May 2019 12:00 IST — Sonal Pandya

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Music director Khayyam celebrates his 92nd birthday 

Talat Aziz, Uttam Singh, and other family friends participated in the special celebrations on music...

19 Feb 2019 12:59 IST — Our Correspondent

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Khayyam named for Hridaynath Award for Lifetime Achievement 2018

The other past recipients of the awards are Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle, Amitabh Bachchan, Latkar,...

16 Oct 2018 10:00 IST — IANS

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Tracing classical singer Begum Parveen Sultana's journey in cinema: 68th birthday special

As the renowned singer turns a year older today (she was born on 10 July 1950), we look at the gems...

10 Jul 2018 11:24 IST — Roushni Sarkar

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Talat Mahmood's 10 unforgettable melancholic songs

Remembering the ghazal king with 10 songs that underlined his ability to express melancholy like...

09 May 2017 16:28 IST — Shriram Iyengar


Begum Jaan song: 'Woh Subah Hami Se Aayegi' a soaring ode to determination

The latest song of Srijit Mukherjee's film brings back Sahir Ludhianvi's unpublished version...

10 Apr 2017 12:35 IST — Shriram Iyengar


Khayyam launches his Youtube jukebox at 90

The veteran composer has created his own playlist, which includes some of his most popular songs....

21 Feb 2017 15:43 IST — IANS


The immortal hits of music composer Khayyam

The stately music maestro, who turns 90 today (18 February), has written music for select films in...

18 Feb 2017 8:00 IST — Sonal Pandya


Asha Bhosle: From underdog to queen of versatility

In a career that spans 60 years, Asha Bhosle, who celebrates her 83rd birthday today, has in a...

08 Sep 2016 13:09 IST — Shriram Iyengar