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2nd day of music competition takes place

Urdu Point 13 Jun 2024
... music competition was held yesterday at Alhamra Hall, Lahore.
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Kaavish’s first concert in 14 years gave Lahore a night to remember

Dawn 10 Jun 2024
Fame and success in today’s music scene is very strange ... The magic their music spun in Lahore on a warm summer night in the halls of Alhamra Art Centre will be remembered for a long long time.
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How we are only beginning to truly appreciate Lala Rukh's legacy as an artist and activist

The National 09 Jun 2024
In 2015, during a visit to Lahore, curator Natasha Ginwala had the chance to meet the late Lala Rukh, even visiting her home studio ... While her mother studied Punjabi Sufi Poetry, Rukh’s father was a major patron of Lahore’s art and classical music.
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Row Erupts Over Omar Abdullah’s SM Post On Er Rashid’s Win

Kashmir Observer 07 Jun 2024
According to the Lawrence School Sanawar’s website, the song was written by Henry Bickersteth Durrant, Bishop of Lahore, and set to the music by Bandmaster A Swann between 1923 and 1925 ... “I will be away for a few days ... .
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‘Rashid’s win will empower secessionists in J&K’: Omar shares news article, draws flak

The Siasat Daily 06 Jun 2024
Srinagar ... According to the Lawrence School Sanawar’s website, the song was written by Henry Bickersteth Durrant, Bishop of Lahore, and set to the music by Bandmaster A Swann between the 1923 and 1925 ... “I will be away for a few days ... .
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Netflix series 'Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar' to get a second season

Khaleejtimes 03 Jun 2024
Set between 1920 and 1947, at the time of Partition, Season 1 of the story is set in the Heeramandi district of Lahore, British India, the milieu of the courtesans (colloquially known as tawaifs).
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Sanjay Leela Bhansali's debut web series 'Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar' renewed for Season 2

Gulf News 03 Jun 2024
Spanning 1920 through 1947, when the subcontinent was partitioned into India and Pakistan, Season 1 of the lavish story is set in the Heeramandi district of Lahore, British India, the milieu of the tawaifs.
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Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Heeramandi’ renewed for Season 2

The Siasat Daily 03 Jun 2024
Spanning 1920 through 1947, when the subcontinent was partitioned into India and Pakistan, Season 1 of the lavish story is set in the Heeramandi district of Lahore, British India, the milieu of the tawaifs.
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Traversing through the myth and reality of Heera Mandi

Hindustan Times 19 May 2024
Talking to me he revealed that the story was based on a real story identifying the Shah as a famous jeweller and not just that he had been a witness to the musical evening which was once the talk of Lahore circles.
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Red-light areas

Dawn 16 May 2024
His latest is an eight-part Netflix series on Lahore’s red-light area Heera Mandi ... He gestated the idea for 14 years, then directed it, co-authored the script, composed its music, and produced it as a mini-series for TV.
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Pakistan-born Korean Anna Kim is so much more than ‘super rich’

Dawn 16 May 2024
She was the person solely responsible for bringing the K-pop group Blitzers to Lahore to shoot the music video for their song ‘Hit The Bass’, which was filmed at the Badshahi Mosque and amassed over 10 million views on YouTube.
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Less fact, more fiction: Hira Mandi’s downfall began with Aurangzeb, not the British

Indian Express 15 May 2024
But the Mughal court moved out of Lahore and Emperor Aurangzeb, a follower of strict Hanafi Islam, eschewed any dance, music or even elements of poetry ... Another history of Lahore from 1882 by Kanhaiya Lal gives further details.
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Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar: Is this how much Sanjay Leela Bhansali charged for the Netflix web series?

Bollywood Life 09 May 2024
By Janhvi Sharma. Published. May 9, 2024 2.41 PM IST.  Follow Us ... Set against the backdrop of Lahore in the 1940s, Heeramandi takes viewers right into era marked by literary richness, musical opulence, and the intertwining of royalty and nobility ... .
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Heeramandi review — is there anything beyond the glitz, glam and fairy dust?

Dawn 08 May 2024
Within the fabric of Lahore’s walled city lies a historically rich tapestry — stories of tawaifs etched in the sand, reminders of dance against the clink of chooris and renditions of various versions of womanhood.
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American band promotes intercultural harmony thru music fusions

Urdu Point 04 May 2024
An all-female US music band ‘Raining Jane’ performed at the ...
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