Arts and Culture

Arts and Culture

Top 10 Mrinal Sen films

  THIS week marks the birth anniversary of legendary Indian movie director Mrinal Sen. The pioneering filmmaker, born on May 14, 1923, received global acclaim for...

Ayush’s big-screen goals

  POPULAR Indian actor Ayush Anand has been entertaining television audiences ever since he made his debut with hit historical drama Jodha Akbar in 2013. The talented small...

Ali Rehman Khan: We’ve a responsibility to point society in the right direction

  THE big Pakistani Eid film release is taboo-busting comedy Parde Mein Rehne Do. The stereotype smashing story revolves around a married couple unable to have children...

Brilliant qawwali brothers and their close British connection

  WHY TOURING THE UK IS LIKE A HOMECOMING FOR RIZWAN MUAZZAM GROUP When it comes to technique, performance, power and vocal delivery, the Rizwan-Muazzam group...

Eisha Singh: I become my character

  STARTING her career as a 17-year-old with a hugely challenging role in hit drama serial Ishq Ka Rang Safed showed that Eisha Singh had what it...

Simaran’s special role

  RECENTLY concluded TV serial Aggar Tum Na Hote entertained audiences and became a big turning point for lead star Simaran Kaur. The actress won acclaim for her performance...

Aman Gandhi: The big turning point

  AFTER bubbling away under the surface in smaller supporting roles, actor Aman Gandhi has come to the wider attention of audiences with a winning...

Falguni Shah: Music-filled world of Grammy greatness

  A MARVELLOUS musical achievement of 2022 has been Falguni Shah magnificently winning a Grammy award for her second children’s album A Colorful World. It follows on...

Jonita Gandhi: A voice for all seasons

  IT IS near impossible for overseas artists to make it big in Indian music, but that is exactly what singer Jonita Gandhi has done. The...

Manoj Bajpayee: Memorable movies of a magnificent star

  MAGNIFICENT movie star Manoj Bajpayee is widely regarded as one of the most marvellously talented actors working in India today and this is backed...