Amjad Ali Khan

  • After Ustab Amjad Ali Khan's missing sarod, airline company now loses director Mira Nair's bags 06-07-2014 09:10 AM

    Mumbai: After Indian classical musician Ustad Amjad Ali Khan's sarod went missing on a British Airways flight, it is now filmmaker Mira Nair's bags that have gone untraceable in its flight. The 56-year-old 'Salaam Bombay' director said that her bags have been missing for the last eight days and the...
  • Ustad Amjad Ali Khan gets back his sarod missing on British Airways flight 01-07-2014 07:01 PM

    New Delhi: Ustad Amjad Ali Khan's sarod, which he has been strumming for the last 45 years, was restored to the iconic musician by British Airways after it went missing on a flight while he was returning to Delhi from London on Saturday night. The 68-year-old Padma Vibhushan sarod maestro...
  • Ustad Amjad Ali Khan: After damaging my sarod in 1997, British Airways now misplaces it 30-06-2014 02:58 PM

    New Delhi: Indian classical musician Ustad Amjad Ali Khan's sarod, which he has been playing for over four decades now, has been misplaced. The renowned musician had returned from London by a British Airways flight when the incident occurred. The Padma Vibhushan sarod maestro, who had gone to London along...
  • Watch: Coversations in excellence 16-03-2014 06:56 PM

    The legends of India share their experiences and how they achieved excellence in their fields. ...
  • Politicians, celebrities flout norms, name relatives for Padma awards 09-11-2013 10:27 PM

    An RTI query has revealed that Padma awards recommendations are not always done on the basis of merit with politicians and celebrities flouting norms to often pitch for their friends and relatives. The RTI revealed that Sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan has recommended both his sons Ayaan and Amaan for...
  • VIPs nominated relatives, friends for Padma awards 2013: RTI query 09-11-2013 02:24 PM

    New Delhi: There is a controversy brewing over the 2013 Padma awards. An RTI application filed reveals that VIPs nominated family members and colleagues in sheer disregard to conflict of interest. The RTI reveals that some recommended as many as 25 nominees for the Padma awards. Congress treasurer Motilal Vora,...
  • Stop communal forces in elections, says PM 20-08-2013 06:40 PM

    New Delhi: In a remark that could be seen as a direct hit on BJP and Narendra Modi, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday warned against the communal forces which 'need to be defeated' in the elections as they could divide the society. "India is a vast modern nation. Along...
  • 47 eminent artists get Sangeet Natak Akademi awards 09-10-2012 04:54 PM

    New Delhi: Sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan and Santoor exponent Shivkumar Sharma were among the recipients of Sangeet Natak Akademi fellowship and awards given to 47 eminent persons by President Pranab Mukherjee here on Tuesday. A total of 11 eminent persons in the field of music, dance and theatre were...
  • Amjad Ali Khan receives Mallikarjun Mansur award 04-01-2012 04:00 PM

    Dharwad: Sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan, whose unique style of playing the instrument with his finger nails has enthralled audiences worldwide, has been presented the Mallikarjun Mansur award in recognition of his achievements. "I deem it a great honour bestowed on me. It is a big award for me," Khan,...
  • Amjad Ali pays tribute to Pandit Bhimsen Joshi 24-01-2011 09:51 PM

    New Delhi: Paying tribute to Pandit Bhimsem Joshi, who died on Monday, sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan described him as a "Kohinoor of the music world", and said his death marks the end of a timeless legacy. The Bharat Ratna recipient died at Pune's Sahyadri Hospital at 8.05 a.m. He...
  • Ustad Amjad Ali enthralls National Museum 19-12-2010 12:40 PM

    National Museum celebrated its 50th Establishment Day and reopened a gallery showcasing rare musical instruments. ...
  • Watch: Grammy Award nominations for 2009 04-12-2009 12:56 AM

    The awards ceremony will be held on January 31, 2010 in LA. ...
  • Xmas special: Carols on Amjad Ali Khan's sarod 25-12-2007 11:54 AM

    Colombo: There was a time during the Pakistan innings when there was the sort of stench permeating the Khettarama venue that seemed to be coming from the general direction of a local fishmarket. Something wasn't quite as clean as it should be. Pakistan's batting at Premadasa Stadium was anything but...
  • Amjad Ali Khan's music magic in NY 01-11-2006 03:03 PM

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