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  • Traditional dances bring Malaysian culture to Lahore

    Chief guest on the occasion was Ambassador of Malaysia to Pakistan Dato Dr Hasrul Sani Mujtabar...

    In his welcome address, Lahore Arts Council Executive Director retired Captain Atta Muhammad Khan said he was grateful to Malaysia for bringing such a wonderful cultural performance to Pakistan...

  • Dances that make the world go crazy!

    Waltz represents the gold standard in dances, thus considered as the ‘mother of present day dances’ and the ‘backbone dance’ of the ballrooms around the world...

    Their rolling folk dance was quite different from all other dances popular at that time...

  • La La Land dances away with record 14 Oscar nods

    LOS ANGELES: Romantic showbiz musical La La Land topped the Oscars nominations list on Tuesday with a whopping 14 nods, tying the all-time record set by Titanic and All About Eve...

    The movie — a whimsical tribute to Hollywood’s Golden Age of musicals, set in modern-day Los Angeles — earned nods for best picture, best director for 32-year-old Damien Chazelle, and for its two stars, Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone
  • Putin dances at Austrian minister’s wedding

    VIENNA: Russian President Vladimir Putin danced arm in arm with Austria’s Foreign Minister Karin Kneissl at her wedding on Saturday, after receiving an invitation that opposition critics said undermined the West’s stance against Moscow...

    Putin arrived in a car carrying a bouquet of flowers and accompanied, local media said, by a troupe of Cossack singers booked to serenade the newlyweds — on a stopover on his way to meet German...
  • Folk poets preserve culture, moot told

    DADU: Sughar preserve folk literature, culture and history and keep alive in the nation’s collective memory tales of heroic actions in the face of adversity through their simple and rustic poetry, says a prominent Sughar Luqman Khokhar at the Sughar’s conference...

    Jamshoro deputy commissioner and chairman of mela committee, Munawwar Mahesar, said that Sughars preserved folk literature...

  • A folk’s photographer

    With a solo and numerous group shows in Pakistan and abroad to his credit, he has been working in various genres of photography for more than two decades...

  • A melodious voice of Punjabi folk singing

    Singing for the fellow shepherds in the grazing fields was the first platform for the Punjabi folk singer Safdar Mahi...

    Born into a family of farmers with small land holdings in the small village of Jodhu Dhir in the suburbs of Raiwind, he was gifted with the tendency to learn quickly and reproduce the performances of folk singers and street performers who occasionally visited his village...

  • CULTURE CIRCLE: 50 folk singers, artisans get Kamal-i-Fun Award

    The Punjab Information and Culture Department awarded Kamal-i-Fun Award to 50 artisans and folk singers in recognition of their services in a ceremony held at Alhamra Cultural Complex, Gaddafi Stadium...

    The award ceremony, punctuated with folk singing performances, was presided over by Minister for Information and Culture Mian Mujtaba Shujaur Rehman...

  • Children of famous folk singers perform at Lok Mela

    ISLAMABAD: Lok Virsa invited the children of legendary folk artists to take part in a live concert at its Open Air Theatre on Tuesday as part of its annual 10-day Lok Mela...

    The event was meant as a tribute to famous folk artists and to provide their younger generation with a platform to perform...

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