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Social Islam biased against freedom of arts: Filmmaker Shama Zaidi

April 29th, 2012 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) The idea of social Islam - the practised version of the faith - in conservative Muslim countries comes with a bias against the freedom of ... Read more...

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A song and a story: Changing music of modern India (June 21 is World Music Day)

June 18th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) You could call it a "desi" version of Bob Dylan's social poetry set to music - novel to the ears. Contemporary urban music in ... Read more...

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The Lion of Zimbabwe looks to polls to end exile

March 25th, 2008 - 9:00 am ICT by admin
By Clare Byrne Harare, March 25 (DPA) Five years of separation from the country whose struggles inspired all his music has wounded the Lion of Zimbabwe, Thomas Mapfumo. Speaking down the line from ... Read more...

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