Thursday, Sep 29, 2022

Noor Jehan


How Dilip Kumar’s Jugnu lost 28 minutes to confused morality of a young India

July 17, 2021 6:00 pm

While the masses loved it, the elite were riled up by Jugnu’s provocative framing of sexuality and the depiction of college as a space for the free intermingling of sexes. Several provincial governments banned the film, forcing the distributors to chop it drastically to rid it of ‘vulgarity’.

Music in the house: Can you hear Noor Jehan?

December 27, 2015 1:00 am

In Old Delhi’s Chandni Chowk, hear the hits of yesterday come alive on the gramophone.

Noor Jehan's grandson to debut opposite Humaima Malick

April 02, 2015 9:32 am

Noor Jehan's grandson Sikander Rizvi will make his big screen debut opposite Humaima Malick.

Brave Old World

October 20, 2013 5:07 am

The dark arts of Bankim Chandra Chatterjee’s Kapalkundala,enshrined in a tiny temple in Bengal

LG Song Star: Sing with confidence

September 12, 2013 7:55 pm

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