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Films Division pays tribute to Premchand, Mohd Rafi with free documentary screenings

PC Sharma’s short Hindi documentary Premchand and Kuldeep Sinha’s We Remember You on are...

31 Jul 2020 17:00 IST — Roushni Sarkar

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Remembering Mohammed Rafi, the voice for all seasons: Anniversary special

On Rafi's 40th death anniversary, his youngest son, Shahid Rafi, shares memories of his father...

31 Jul 2020 11:33 IST — Sukhpreet Kahlon

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Jolly Mukherjee to celebrate musical journey of 33 years with concert at Kolkata's Lake Club

The singer will be accompanied by the late RD Burman's musicians at the soiree called Chandni O...

12 Feb 2020 17:36 IST — Roushni Sarkar

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40 years of Sargam: When Laxmikant-Pyarelal celebrated the romance between the dafli and the ghungroo

On the 40th anniversary of Sargam's release (8 January 1979), we analyze how the compositions, K...

08 Jan 2019 7:00 IST — Suparna Thombare

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World Post Day: 11 beautiful songs that capture the lost art of letters

On World Post Day (10 October), we recall some wonderful songs that capture the romanticism and joy...

10 Oct 2018 16:06 IST — Shriram Iyengar

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'Badan Pe Sitaare' song: Sonu Nigam's style, Anil Kapoor's energy bring this Rafi classic to life 

Originally composed by Shankar-Jaikishan, the song has been re-arranged by Amit Trivedi. ...

31 Jul 2018 15:59 IST — Shriram Iyengar

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Which 3 rules did Mohammed Rafi ask his disciple Mohammed Aziz to follow?

Aziz, who has lent his voice to 19,000 songs in various languages across the country, remembers his...

31 Jul 2018 13:47 IST — Roushni Sarkar

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Sonu Nigam to sing Mohammed Rafi song ‘Badan Pe Sitare’ in Fanney Khan

This will likely be the first time Nigam is recreating the late singer's song for the big...

19 Jul 2018 20:00 IST — Sonal Pandya

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Special Mohammed Rafi concert will raise funds for Fauji Foundation of India

A musical tribute managed by Klub Nostalgia for the World of Mohammed Rafi Welfare Foundation will...

19 Jul 2018 17:22 IST — Sonal Pandya

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David reminds children of their promise in ‘Nanhe Munhe Bachche’ – Birth anniversary special

On the actor's 110th birth anniversary today, a look at his most iconic song, ‘Nanhe Munhe...

21 Jun 2018 10:00 IST — Sonal Pandya

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Changez Khan song 'Mohabbat Zinda Rehti Hai' shows Hansraj Behl's mastery – Death anniversary special

The composer, who died on 20 May 1984, often combined classical compositions with Punjabi rhythms....

20 May 2018 9:00 IST — Sonal Pandya

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How 2 tributes to Mohd Rafi on Mumbai's roads were conceived – Birth anniversary special

A year after the dual tributes were unveiled, Cinestaan.com spoke to NR Venkitachalam, who the and...

24 Dec 2017 8:00 IST — Sonal Pandya

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Master Sonik and ‘Dono Ne Kiya Tha Pyar Magar’ song – Birth anniversary special

On the accomplished music composer’s 94th birth anniversary, we revisit an old gem of a song...

26 Nov 2017 9:00 IST — Sonal Pandya

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Fukrey Returns song: This 'Mehbooba' is a pale reprise of original

Composed by Prem and Hardeep, the song is an updated version of the Mohammed Rafi classic from Veer...

15 Nov 2017 11:24 IST — Shriram Iyengar

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Remembering the progressive poet and thinker Tanveer Naqvi

On his 45th death anniversary, we trace Tanveer Naqvi's journey from India to Pakistan, and have...

01 Nov 2017 13:40 IST — Sukhpreet Kahlon

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10 timeless sad songs by Mohammed Rafi – Death anniversary special

With a voice that suited Guru Dutt as much as it did Shammi Kapoor, Mohammed Rafi ruled Hindi film...

31 Jul 2017 14:00 IST — Shriram Iyengar

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The mini-war between Mohammed Rafi and Kishore Kumar for Gambler

On the eve of  Rafi's 37th death anniversary (31 July), a look at the battle between the to...

30 Jul 2017 9:00 IST — Sonal Pandya


How OP Nayyar went from 'Rhythm King' to homoeopath in Thane

Once a beacon of rhythm and melody in Hindi cinema, Nayyar spent his last days in near anonymity an...

28 Jan 2017 13:25 IST — Shriram Iyengar


RD Burman: 10 unforgettable numbers

It’s been 23 years since the maestro departed on 4 January 1994. We remember him with a of of...

04 Jan 2017 9:00 IST — Sonal Pandya


When Shammi Kapoor, Mohd Rafi teamed up to create ‘Taarif Karoon Kya Uski’

On the singer’s 92nd birth anniversary, a look at the lively number from Kashmir Ki Kali which...

24 Dec 2016 17:33 IST — Sonal Pandya