Arts and Culture

Arts and Culture

Marking a milestone

  WHEN I first sat down to write my turning 40 column, I struggled with the content. Do I write about love, my career or...

Ustad Amjad Ali Khan: Perfectly ready for the Proms

  SAROD MAESTRO USTAD AMJAD ALI KHAN SPEAKS ABOUT HIS SPECIAL LONDON SHOW The BBC Proms is widely regarded as the greatest classical music festival in...

Ahmed Khan: Bilingual brilliance from Belgium

  ONE of the most interesting and unique music acts to emerge in recent years is amazingly talented artist Ahmed Khan. The independent singer-songwriter from Belgium...

Nikhita Gandhi: Magic voice mesmerising music fans

  HOW SINGER NIKHITA GANDHI CAST A SPELL WITH HIT SONGS Being able to effortlessly take on any genre has turned Nikhita Gandhi into an in-demand...

Rahul Sharma: Passionate about culture and stories

  ACTOR DICUSSES HIS HISTORICAL TV DRAMA AND INSPIRATIONS Rahul Sharma has followed up great performances in immensely popular drama serials like Ek Ghar Banaunga, Ek Rishta...

Farrokh Suntook’s Top 10 books

  In his debut novel The People We Know, London-based author Farrokh Suntook has told a compelling story of a Sikh woman who finds her life...

My top 10 films – Zayn Ibad Khan

  Rising star Zayn Ibad Khan has won acclaim for his powerful roles in hit television drama Ishq Mein Marjawan 2 and web series Aashiqana, which is currently...

Suchismita: A life-long connection to music

  ONE of India’s best kept musical secrets is stunning singer and composer Suchismita. Her wide array of achievements include being AR Rahman’s protégé, lighting up...

Niti Taylor: Dazzling star who is capturing hearts

Fans reveal their love for popular actress and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa standout contestant ahead of her birthday A standout star of Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 10 has been...

Jasmine Kara’s playlist

  Canadian composer, lyricist and singer Jasmine K Kara made an impact with her popular 2021 debut single Ishq. She recently revisited the song, featuring the vocals...