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    Nawab Ali Mardan Khan Music Feature

  • NON-FICTION: THE NAKED NAWAB

    Author Meera Ali and photographer Karam Puri spent two years documenting the cuisine of 10 princely states of Pakistan and India: Arcot, Bahawalpur, Bhopal, Chhatari, Hyderabad: Asman Jahi Paigah, Kamadhia and Surat, Khairpur, Kotwara, Rampur and Zainabad...

    Here Ali mentions the popular stories of nawabs inviting their peers to a meal where savouries were disguised as sweets, or an entire banquet — serving dishes and dastarkhwan et...

  • NARRATIVE ARC: THE EGALITARIAN NAWAB

    The gentleman was referred to as Nawab Sahib during the conversation by Mughal...

    As the evening progressed one could see the enormity of knowledge and the vastness of experience reflected in the views of Nawab Sahib when he spoke effortlessly on history and politics...

  • Chhote nawab gets worked up

    The Nawab of Pataudi and actor Saif Ali Khan seldom loses his cool...

    Last week, when one pen-pusher got on his nerves, the chhote nawab replied, “It is disturbing to see how often women in the industry get asked about when are they getting married or having kids...

  • Nawab’s vintage car on display

    BAHAWALPUR: The district government has put on display a vintage car (made in 1930-35) that belongs to the late Nawab of Bahawalpur Sadiq Muhammad Khan Abbasi-V, at the Bahawalpur museum...

    It was the part of Nawab’s Motorkhana (motorcade)...

  • Chaand Nawab's route to stardom: A viral video, lost jobs and Bajrangi Bhaijaan

    This celebrity was Chaand Nawab of Bajrangi Bhaijan fame, and thronging him were journalists who had completely ignored him until very recently; they were now taking selfies with him...

    Ever since Chaand Nawab has risen to fame after the release of the Bollywood movie Bajrangi Bhaijan, which features a character inspired by him, journalists have been queuing up to interview him...

  • Nawab Bugti’s death anniversary observed

    Quetta: A strike was observed in Quetta and several district towns of Balochistan to mark the 9th death anniversary of Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti, founder of the Jamhoori Watan Party (JWP)...

    Nawab Bugti was a prominent Baloch nationalist leader and fought for the rights of the people of Balochistan...

  • SC disposes of Punjab govt appeal in dispute over Bahawalpur nawab's land

    ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Tuesday finally disposed of a Punjab government appeal against a Lahore High Court (LHC) judgement in a longstanding dispute over inheritance of 312,440-acre land of late His Highness Amir of Bahawalpur Nawab Sadiq Mohammad Khan Abbasi...

    The SC had taken up the appeal of the Punjab government against the 2011 judgement of the LHC, which had quashed a proceeding initiated by the Punjab Land Commission...

  • Music Mela — a feast for music lovers

    ISLAMABAD: The manicured green lawns of the National Art Gallery were the venue for the three-day Second Annual Music Mela that started on Friday night...

    The rest of the lineup included Seraiki folk artist Krishan Laal Bheel, Balochi folk performer Sachu Khan and Pashto singer Niaz Khan...

  • Music critics wonder: did television kill the classical music star?

    Kicking off yesterday on a breezy evening, the I Am Karachi Music Festival saw thin attendance at the Music Dialogues...

    These are two-day discussions that deal with copyright and recording issues as well as tracing the relationship between music and society, and are a lead up to I Am Karachi's live musical performances due to be held this weekend...

  • Diyar-e-Dil actor Ali Rehman Khan joins cast of Reham Khan's Jaanan

    Reham Khan's first film Jaanan is said to go on the floors this year, and the newest addition to the film's cast has just been announced:Reham Khan confirmed the news on her Twitter account on behalf of IRK Films:Ali Rehman Khan was last seen on Hum TV's ongoing drama series Diyar-e-Dil, where his character's sudden death was a shock to the drama's fans...

    Also read: Diyar-e-Dil hits home by stressing family valuesThe popular actor...

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