Ismat Chughtai

  • Ravi Subramaniam wins his third Crossword Book award in popular category December 9, 2013

    Mumbai: Crossword, the leading bookstore chain, presented the 12th edition of its popular books award with Ravi Subramaniam, called by the Wall Street Journal as John Grisham of banking, bagging a hat-trick under the popular category. The 12th edition - Crossword Book Award 2013 - saw an impressive response from the...
  • Naseeruddin Shah enthralls Pakistan audiences December 2, 2012

    Lahore: Receiving a standing ovation for his act based on a short story by Ismat Chughtai in Lahore, veteran Indian actor Naseeruddin Shah said that his appearance in the play was the 'most memorable performance' of his career. "Tonight was the most memorable performance of my life," Shah commented after...
  • Fully restored 'Garm Hava' to be screened at IFFI November 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Film buffs have a good reason to celebrate Partition-themed 'Garm Hava', considered a milestone in Indian cinema, has been fully restored and will be screened at the upcoming International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa. The 1973 Hindi-Urdu classic, directed by M S Sathyu, based on an unpublished...