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Bollywood has room for singers from all over: Shafqat Amanat Ali


September 11th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 11 (IANS) The India-Pakistan bond is "above all disputes", says Pakistani singer Shafqat Amanat Ali, the magical voice behind chartbusters like "Tere Naina" and "Mitwa", who believes ... Read more...

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A dinner to remember in Pakistan (Islamabad diary)


September 8th, 2012 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 8 (IANS) The dinner reception hosted by Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Sharat Sabharwal Friday night could easily be termed as a high point in the thaw between ... Read more...

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MNS threatens to disrupt shooting of ‘Sur-Kshetra’ (Lead)


August 30th, 2012 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 30 (IANS) The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) has warned TV channels Colors and Sahara to stop airing the programme "Sur-Kshetra" that features Pakistani vocalists or face "consequences"."We ... Read more...

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MNS threatens TV channels featuring Pakistanis


August 30th, 2012 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 30 (IANS) The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) has warned TV channels Colors and Sahara to stop airing the programme "Sur-Kshetra" that features Pakistani vocalists or face "consequences"."We are ... Read more...

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‘Sur-kshetra’ to simulcast on Colors, Sahara One


July 5th, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) India-Pakistan singing reality show "Sur-kshetra", which features upcoming singers and judges from both sides of the border, will be simulcast on Colors and Sahara ... Read more...

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New Indo-Pak music show shoot shifted to Dubai


January 23rd, 2012 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 23 (IANS) Producers of an upcoming music-based reality show "Sur-kshetra" were hoping to bring to India some well-known artists from Pakistan. But the plans have gone for a ... Read more...

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Indian, Pakistani singers to battle it out on ‘Sur-kshetra’


December 21st, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) Talented singers from India and Pakistan will fight it out on a common platform -- a new reality show "Sur-kshetra" -- where singer-composer Himesh Reshammiya ... Read more...

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Pakistani American who fought for ‘minority within minority’(Comment)


July 28th, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, July 28 (IANS) In the early 1990s, the concierge at the apartment complex where Ifti Nasim lived in Chicago, called up to say there was a visitor who insisted ... Read more...

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Bollywood songs, dances banned in Lahore theatres


February 16th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Feb 16 (IANS) The performing arts council in Lahore has decided to ban all song and dance performances based on Indian films because of the presence of "vulgarity" in them and ... Read more...

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Ghulam Ali says he can’t sing for Bollywood movies


December 25th, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 25 (IANS) Unlike other Pakistani singers, ghazal maestro Ghulam Ali says he has no plans to lend vocals to Bollywood songs and is happy that his genre of music is ... Read more...

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Over 85 Pakistani firms expected at Chandigarh fair


October 28th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 28 (IANS) Over 85 companies from Pakistan will participate in a three-day Chandigarh Fair-2010, which will start Friday at the Parade Ground here, an organiser said Thursday.Pakistani traders have come ... Read more...

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Atif Aslam to team up with ‘Guns N’ Roses’


July 21st, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 21 (ANI): Atif Aslam has revealed that he will soon work with renowned American hard rock band 'Guns N' Roses' on a fusion project.Terming the project a milestone ... Read more...

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I want to sing for Bollywood films: Farida Khanum (Interview with Images)


May 2nd, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Pakistan's legendary ghazal queen Farida Khanum has a desire -- she wants to sing for a Bollywood film.The 74-year-old who has held audiences spell-bound with ... Read more...

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‘Bollywood success brings respect to Pakistani singers’ (With Images)


April 15th, 2010 - 9:58 am ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) The stock of a Pakistani singer goes up if he gets recognition in Bollywood, says Masroor Fateh Ali Khan who has a degree in urban ... Read more...

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Will Sa re ga ma Challenge feature Pakistani artists?


March 30th, 2010 - 9:21 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Sania Mirza may have chosen a Pakistani as her husband but that's unlikely to melt the hearts of the hardliners who oppose cultural ties between the two ... Read more...

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Pakistani artistes should be allowed in India, says Bollywood


December 13th, 2008 - 9:33 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) Bollywood has criticised the Shiv Sena's decision to stop Pakistani artistes from performing in Maharashtra in the aftermath of the Mumbai terror strikes. But musicians like Gulzar and ... Read more...

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Music transcends our borders: Pakistani singers (Interview)


October 30th, 2008 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Pakistani artistes of the Zaman Zaki Taji Qawwal group say their music communicates love and tolerance - pertinent in the current times of economic upheaval and ... Read more...

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Pakistani singers leave behind a message of love in Nainital


October 24th, 2008 - 9:31 pm ICT by ANI
By Vipul Goel Nainital, Oct.24 (ANI): A visiting group of Pakistani singers enthralled music lovers in Nainital with the melody of their soulful songs during the annual autumn festival. The Pakistani singers ... Read more...

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Indian films drawing audiences to Pakistani multiplex


August 6th, 2008 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Muhammad Najeeb Islamabad, Aug 6 (IANS) After a number of years, Pakistanis are flocking to watch movies on the big screen, thanks to the latest Bollywood blockbusters now being screened in a ... Read more...

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Passport problem for Pakistani singers worries Bollywood


May 2nd, 2008 - 9:35 am ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) A passport problem for Pakistani artists is forcing Bollywood composer Pritam Chakraborty to rush to Lahore to record a song with Atif Aslam for the ... Read more...

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